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Why you must go to Charleston, South Carolina

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

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Unique gift ideas for any special or life-changing occasion

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

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Sleeping in Style : Three easy & Stylish Steps to Sweet Dreams

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

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FabFitFun Subcription Box Review

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

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Shopping Local on Another Level 

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 

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Why I’ll never give up my middle school music

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

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5 Podcasts to add to your morning routine

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

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Scentbird Subscription Box Review

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