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10 Fun Books Every Woman Should Read in Her Twenties

10 Fun Books Every Woman Should Read in Her Twenties

When was the last time you read? No, I don’t mean textbooks and no, your latest issue of Cosmo, doesn’t count. I mean a good book that you could curl up in bed with at the end of the day that keeps you flipping from page to page? Whether you’re a college undergrad running from...

Holiday Cheer Playlist

Tune into the season! I know it’s the holidays the instant I hear Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas,” and of course, I love to cheerily sing along to the lyrics. But I’ll admit — after trekking around the mall gift shopping weekend after weekend, hearing Bing croon to a back-up chorus of jingling bells over the...

Va-Va-Voom! A Lesson in Loving Your Curves

She’s so bootylicious, baby! America Ferrera. Christina Hendricks. Beyonce. What do these ladies have in common? They love their curves! We’ve spotlighted some of our favorite curvy celebs. These curvaceous ladies emulate self-pride in their bodies and are women we should look up to. Sometimes it’s hard to love our bodies. We’re bombarded every day...

Pulling an All-Nighter Playlist

 My final is tomorrow? Oops! It’s midnight and you know there’s no way you’re getting all of your studying for finals done by tomorrow morning. That’s right – you’re facing an all-nighter. It’s time to log off Facebook, brew a pot of coffee and turn on some tunes… it’s going to be a long night!...

A Girl’s Gourmet Guide to Sugar Plums

“While visions of sugar plums…” Sugar plums are a traditional Christmas delicacy and they have always been a holiday favorite at my house. You might have heard of them from The Night Before Christmas as visions dancing in the heads of sleepy children or maybe from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker as the Sugar Plum Fairy from...

A Girl’s Black Friday Survival Guide

Shop ’til you drop! The holidays are coming soon and ’tis the season for eggnog lattes and home cooked meals, not to mention great bargains! Set your alarms for 4 a.m., grab your coffee, and get ready to save, because here’s everything you need to know in order to survive the Black Friday madness (that...

A Working Girl’s Guide to Blazers

Work a blazer on (and off) the clock! The black blazer. It’s a timeless, must-have piece that every twenties-something working girl needs in her closet. Whether it’s paired with a pencil skirt for a 9 to 5 day in the office or worn with your favorite pair of jeans on the weekends, a decent blazer...

Rock the Trend: Biker Chic

Va-va-vroom style! When you hear the rumble of a motorcycle engine, what kind of style do you think of? Studs, zippers, leather motorcycle jackets, and destroyed jeans? How do you rock the biker chic get-up this fall? The edgy biker chic style was a fire-hot trend this summer, but with cool autumn temperatures settling in,...

A Girl’s Gourmet Guide to a Pumpkin Feast

Not your Grandma’s pumpkin pie! Pumpkin pie, pumpkin coffee, pumpkin cupcakes, pumpkin bread. Ok, so I’m a bit of a pumpkin junkie. But when I see the Pumpkin Spice Latte is back at Starbucks, I know that it’s officially fall. But several slices of pumpkin pie and bottles of Shipyard Pumpkinhead Brew later, my palate...

Rock the Trend: Brightly Colored Denim

Break out from those boring denim skinnies! From brilliant blues to radiant reds, the colored denim trend is by far the most eye-catching style this season. Winter is fast approaching but these trendy jeans are just heating up! Brightly colored jeans first made their bold debut on the runways earlier this summer. They might seem a...

Pantyhose Making a Comeback?

Bare legs are so last season! Ever since I watched her walk down the aisle in her stunning Alexander McQueen lace wedding gown, Kate Middleton’s style has dominated my closet. As this year’s biggest breakout style icon–I’ve been in love with her prep school-meets-princess personal style. From fascinators to lace overlay dresses, not to mention her...

Rock the Trend: Mustard

This fashion is good enough to eat! Mustard – no, we aren’t talking about the kind you drizzle over your hot dog. We’re talking about the latest hue to hit the runways and to include in your wardrobe this fall. Mustard is the it color for this fall season. I tend to cringe at this...