8 Easy Christmas Decorations For Sprucing up Your Apartment This Holiday

SO, it’s the holidays and you’re trying to spice up your little space but you don’t have the money, time or closet capacity to stock up on oodles of Christmas decorations like your Mom does. Still, you’re yearning for the holiday spirit and a little cheer to warm your hot cocoa this December. HAVE NO … Continue Reading

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10 Ugly Christmas Sweater Ideas to Try at This Year’s Holiday Party

‘Tis the season of Ugly Christmas Sweater parties, and if you’re like me you’re looking for some inspiration. Raiding through thrifts stores just isn’t cutting it, and you’re trying to find the perfect combination of creative and dorky. We’ve got you covered. From DIY to Amazon to Etsy, the below list gives you plenty of … Continue Reading

10 Relaxation Gifts For Giving the Gift of Chill This Holiday

With holiday cheer typically comes holiday stress and holiday fear. (Channeling Dr. Seuss?) But seriously. Between scheduling-juggling, gift-hunting and recipe-crushing, we all can get a little overwhelmed around this time of year. With these gifts, you can cut down on your own stress by crossing a few more names off your gift list AND give … Continue Reading

6 Ways We Can Actively Fight Female Stereotypes in the Workplace

Gender stereotypes and subtly disguised sexism still exists even in the most advanced of work environments. Believing otherwise is either naive or careless, because decades of male leadership, dominance and superiority cannot just be erased. There’s clearly a spectrum, spanning from outright expression of prejudice to subconscious mistrust and reservations. All levels, however, can be … Continue Reading

14 Things Every College Girl Needs To Hear Today

I’ve been out of college for almost two years now, and time away from that reality has illuminated an insane amount of truths that I was blind to at the time. Let’s start with who I am now, before we get into the mess I felt like at various times throughout college. I want to … Continue Reading

13 Cute & Easy Halloween Costumes That Won’t Break the Bank

Ok people, it’s almost time for Halloween…YES, ALREADY! Finding an easy Halloween costume that’s comfortable, affordable AND fashionable is quite the challenge. It’s also not exactly easy to go sorting through the expensive, cheaply made costumes the Internet has designated for this fun but kind of weird holiday. I’m personally a big fan of either sourcing … Continue Reading

14 Personal & Creative Ideas For Small Apartment Decorating

Decorating and furnishing a small apartment is a challenge.  Between IKEA trips and a constant battle of using measurements at the store to decide if you can squeeze a futon into that one corner, you’re likely to get a little frustrated. It also doesn’t help that a lot of home-magazine and decor-inspiration boards on Pinterest … Continue Reading

15 Classy and Casual Work Outfits For Hitting the Office in Style

Finding work outfits that you feel confident and comfortable in (without breaking the bank) is really a struggle. A few months ago I had to completely replenish my supply of work clothing, as I spent the last year and a half at a tech agency where I wore ripped jeans, sneakers and flannels to work … Continue Reading

6 Changes For Really Becoming a Healthier, Happier Person

The goal of this article is to think of your own life, and connect the dots on where you can find the small improvements that make a big difference. We are all complex, flawed and phenomenally unique specimens who can always find ways to get the most out of our existence. That is the beauty … Continue Reading

The One Realization That Will Completely Transform Your Life

So I’m contemplating life, walking down Second Avenue in New York City on my way to work. It’s a Monday morning and it’s raining– a lot. I have a tiny umbrella, and I’m blasting some mid 2000’s punk rock song into my ears, the way I do when I’m trying desperately to remember who I … Continue Reading