Black Leather, Black Dress | OOTD

It’s mid-October, Halloween is around the corner, and I was feeling particularly witchy with my choice of outfit today. So I threw on a simple black shift dress, a leather jacket, black booties, and immediately felt like I could enchant any guy I met on the street. This cool, all-black look was born. Ingredients to this witchy look: […]

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Review | Hello Soap’s Volcanic Ash & Angelica Herb Facial Soaps

Here’s my big secret: I am absolutely in love with the concept of all natural skin care. Why? I think there are so many good natural things found in nature that we often pass over for man made “miracle” acids and chemicals when it comes to our skin. So when I saw the brand Hello Soap boasting […]

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Look of the Day | OOTD

Autumn is in full swing, so its time to break out your cozy sweaters, earth-tone colors, and leather boots. However, it’s not so cold that you have to put your summery crop tops away for winter just yet. So, I decided to mix up summer and fall style staples with this comfortable and put together look. Outfit […]

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Friday Night Adventures in Philadelphia

Last Friday I went on an adventure in Philadelphia. Here’s what happened. 6:30 p.m. :  I sit in the backseat of a crowded car (my fellow adventurers for the evening) and drive into Philadelphia. I am assured by my friend C – a resident expert on all things cool in Philly – that we are […]

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My First Job is By the Beach, and I’m Loving It

You may or may not have noticed that I’v been pretty absent from this blog for the past month or so. I’ll be up front – I landed my very first job out of college. It’s nontraditional as hell, and I am loving it. Not only did I get my first real job out of college, […]

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DIY: Painted Glass Makeup Brush Holder

I had actually created this DIY just about a month ago in August, when the sun was shining and my creative energy at a high. Now it’s a blustery,  rainy day in September, and I’m finally sitting down to write this DIY down. Hopefully it will remind you of those sunny days of late summer. Plus it […]

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Snapshots of Europe: Italy

It has been about three months since I took a road trip across Italy to tour Venice and Cinque Terre. Here is what I remember most. Venice, Italy As the water taxi docks in San Marco Square, I can’t help but think that I have arrived to the center of the world. The Basilica di San […]

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