Never have I ever found a city like Charleston in all my travels—which are largely limited so please keep that in mind haha. If nothing else this trip proves you don’t need a passport to travel back in time or suffer long hours of layovers to visit somewhere different. Just hours down the road is a… Continue reading Why you must go to Charleston, South Carolina
Weddings, baby showers, housewarming parties, oh my! How do you pick the perfect gift that won’t collect dust in the corner, receive a return or be duplicated at the party? Give the gift that everyone wants, MORE TIME. Gifting your friend/family something that will save them time as the ultimate prezzy! See a few ideas… Continue reading Unique gift ideas for any special or life-changing occasion
After hearing Ariana Huffington’s epiphany around sleep, followed by the latest study on delaying the start of school for students to a recent article validating that everyone is talking about sleep, it’s official –Sleeping in is IN! HHopefully, unlike most trends, this one is here to stay. With a quick Google you’ll find tons of… Continue reading Sleeping in Style : Three easy & Stylish Steps to Sweet Dreams
I’ve tried quite a few subscription boxes, from meal delivery to rented jewelry to the usual style suspects like Stich Fix, but FabFitFun is by far the best subscription box I’ve tested. FabFitFun excels in value, quality and variety—you won’t be disappointed if your box is anything like mine. Because I received the Editor’s Box, the… Continue reading FabFitFun Subcription Box Review
There’s nothing like shopping local, but let’s take it to another level and shop the local’s closets. Uptown Cheapskate first opened its fabulous doors in Raleigh back in 2009, and shopping for me has never been the same. The concept is consignment but this is far from hand-me-downs. Although all stores have their own vibe and ownership,… Continue reading Shopping Local on Another Level
March 8 is International Women’s Day, a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural and political achievements of women (Yay us!). The four women below identified a unique need and created entire careers around it—successful careers at that. Check out these boss ladies that inspire.
In a world of EDM and pop, somehow middle school/high school bands of the past seem to have been muscled aside. Don’t get me wrong, I love some of the new singles/albums today, and the raw talent these artists possess is undeniable. However, I’m not sure they’ll ever speak to me or flood me with… Continue reading Why I’ll never give up my middle school music
My office recently moved to the other end of Raleigh ( basically Cary) right after my husband and I purchased our first home – bummer right? Trying to find the silver lining as I sit in back-to-back traffic, I decided I would use my new nearly hour long commute to better educate myself and spark creativity… Continue reading 5 Podcasts to add to your morning routine
Smell Like A Hundred Dollar Bottle of Perfume for Less than $15 *Full disclosure: Scentbird sponsored this post, however all opinions and suggests are fully my own* I’ve tried TONS of subscription boxes and Scentbird is the only one I’ve tested so far where I felt you truly get the most bang for your buck. To be… Continue reading Scentbird Subscription Box Review
We’ve all seen the Pinterest fails. They crack me up because I can totally relate. That’s why I was pumped when my results actually looked like the pin if not better! I’m confident that if I can have a Pinterest win, anyone can.