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#NoExcuses – You Better Vote!

  I'm interrupting your regularly scheduled career postings to say - GET YOUR BUTT TO THE POLLS TODAY TO VOTE! As a proud Skimmbassador, I have been supporting TheSkimm's #NoExcuses campaign from the start. Women fought and were mocked, belittled, and arrested in...

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The 4 Steps To Quitting With Grace and Style

Is your current job making you crazy? Do you feel stuck? Did you think you wanted a career in that field, but now you realize that you don't? Or maybe you read that last post and realized how much it applied to you? Whatever the reason is, you've come to this post...

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Forget #SquadGoals – It’s Time For Some #CareerGoals

There has been so much talk recently about different types of #goals, but not much has been said about #CareerGoals. I want to change that, starting today! For the next month or so, I am going to be all about the #CareerGoals with ya'll. Last year, between November to...

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Get ready for 2016!

I know I have been on a bit of a hiatus lately, but get excited for all of the awesome guides and content I have coming in 2016! See you on the other side!

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Five Tips to Makeover Your Closet for Fall

Today is a guest post by one of my good friends, Emily. She runs (in addition to her other full-time job and general awesomeness) a professional organizing service called "Breathing Room." (You can learn more about her and book her services by going here.) With it...

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How To Eat Clean [+ a giveaway!]

Hello again, my loves! I apologize for the brief hiatus. Sometimes, life just gets the better of me! But we are back in business this week, with a fabulous interview with one of my ride-or-die chicas - Cat Booher! Her and I were on separate but parallel clean eating...

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How To Get a Little Vegan With It

Something I have been working on for the past year is being healthier and incorporating more veggies into my diet. It's been a bit of a struggle for me since I would rather have chips and dip than carrots and hummus. But luckily, I have awesome friends like KJ from...

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Making Sense of Mental Illness

Today's post is a little more personal and a little more serious than many of my other postings. However, it covers a topic that I think is extremely important and rarely discussed. So many people act as though mental illness is just something to be whispered about or...

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7 Unique Ways To Give Back

How often have you felt like you wanted to do something to help someone, but you didn't want to just clean our your closet and take your clothes to Goodwill? (Not that Goodwill isn't wonderful and all). I've read that the millennial generation is the most...

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8 Ways To Get Your Finances on Fleek

If you are anything like me, you have champagne taste on a beer budget. So many of us millennials have a side hustle (hello, my lovely blog!) where we devote our "downtime" to, in hopes that it may turn into something bigger someday. With the burden of student loans...

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15 Ways to Find More Time In Your Day

How often have you felt like you never have enough time to accomplish all of the things you want to do in a day? Between working my real job, working on this blog, and dealing with regular life stuff, I so often feel like I want to stretch those 24 hours into more...

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How To Talk To A Wall [And Network Your Way To Anything]

The title of this post comes from something my hubby always tells me. He constantly teases me that I could "talk to a wall." Which, to be honest, I probably could. I love meeting new people and learning their stories. I am that annoying person you sit next to on an...

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How to Get More Zen [+ a giveaway!]

“I was always hurtling headlong through the day, checking things off my to-do list, constantly picturing completion . . . Only, when I reached that ineffable . . . whatever . . . would I be totally satisfied.” Does that quote (from the book 10% Happier) sound...

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How To Find Your Passion In Life [+ A Giveaway!]

  Helllllloooooooooooooooo my friends! I am so ecstatic that you've stopped by for my relaunch! Before I get into today's post, I just wanted to say THANK YOU for visiting my blog and I hope you get some enjoyment out of it 🙂 Also, in honor of the relaunch,...

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The Most Brilliant Accessory I’ve Ever Seen

So as I was curled up in bed catching up on issues of Women's Wear Daily (yes, I have a newspaper subscription to it. And it's amazing.) I came across a small piece on what I found to be the most lifechanging accessory I have ever known. A stunning, quality, leather...

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The Real Woman’s Guide to #LillyForTarget

I've been on a fashion high ever since coming back from Charleston Fashion Week, and this week is no different. In case you haven't heard, Target is bringing the iconic Palm Beach brand Lilly Pulitzer to its stores this April. I am UNREASONABLY excited. I basically...

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Fashion Faux Pas: Dreads, Drugs & Racism?

You may (or may not) have heard about the ongoing war of words started (inadvertently) by Giuliana Rancic on E!'s Fashion Police. The comment that sparked it all was in reference to Zendaya (if you don't know who she is, don't worry. I didn't until the show) and her...

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Don’t Be “That Guy” – 10 Travel Etiquette Tips

My very lucky and talented sister is heading to the Mediterranean and Western Europe in March to be certified internationally as a yoga instructor (yes, we can all take a moment to be jealous here). And it got me to thinking - with all the craziness that is going on...

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