Tag: fashion


Tips for Your Autumn Beauty Routine All Posts / DIY / More

Autumn is finally here and that means it’s time to pull out your scarves, play in color-changing leaves, and bust out those boots you have been missing all summer. It also means that now is the perfect time to switch up your beauty routine to fall more in line with the windier days and cooler nights.

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The 10 Best Career and Lifestyle Blogs for Millennial Women All Posts / Making Money / Millennials

There are many negative stereotypes about millennials.  We’re often classified as lazy, entitled, and immature.  I don’t agree with these stereotypes.  Of course, there are a few millennials out there who fit these stereotypes, but there are more who don’t.

Many millennials are working their asses off, paying off debt, starting their own businesses, and building wealth.  Here are 10 inspiring career and lifestyle blogs for millennial women.  These incredible ladies are killing it!

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I Wore Sweatpants to Work, and No One Cared All Posts / Making Money / Millennials

I wore sweatpants to work last week, and no one cared.  No, I do not work from home and this is not going to be a post about how awesome it is to work from home.  I work a full-time 9 to 5 job in an office.  But I wore sweatpants to work last week – something I’ve never done before in my life – and no one cared.

There are many articles on how to dress professionally for work, and many of these articles are targeted specifically toward millennials.  I learned plenty of office dress code rules in grad school as well.  I received my master’s degree in HR from a snooty business school, and it was typical for students to dress up for class.

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How to Save Thousands of Dollars on Your Wedding Venue All Posts / Frugal Tips / Wedding

Did you know that the average wedding in the U.S. costs a whopping $30,000?   By far the most expensive part of the wedding is the venue.  Even more “affordable” locations may charge thousands of dollars for venue rentals. If you want to drastically reduce the cost of your wedding (which you probably do if you’re reading this blog!), check out these tips for how to save thousands of dollars on your venue(s).

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Pros and Cons of Outdoor Weddings All Posts / General Tips / Wedding

My husband and I got married outside at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden on a gorgeous fall day.  The wedding was beautiful, but if I could do it all over again, I probably wouldn’t have an outdoor wedding.  Here are some of the pros and cons of having an outdoor wedding.

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Save Money on Clothes All Posts / Holidays & Fun / Saving Money

Life’s necessities call for ongoing spending. Food, housing, transportation and other basic needs comprise the nuts and bolts of most budgets, as well as clothing, which represents another perennial spending category. Fortunately, although you can’t do without clothes, keeping covered need not break the bank. There are indeed ways to save money on clothes, without sacrificing your personal style.

*This post has been sponsored by Readies.

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How to be Happy in 4 Simple Steps All Posts / Mental Health / Wellness

Visits to therapists skyrocket during the cold winter months.  Research shows that most of us feel more sad, anxious, or irritable during the winter than we do in the summer.  Some develop a serious condition called Seasonal Affective Disorder, which is defined as depression that occurs during the winter months.  SAD is believed to be caused primarily by a lack of sunlight, which can cause problems with serotonin – a neurotransmitter that affects mood. Here is how to be happy in 4 simple steps.

*Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links.

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My Budget Wedding All Posts / My Wedding / Wedding

On this blog, I’ve shared budget wedding tips, and general tips for weddings…but I haven’t shared my own wedding yet!

Ben and I got married on a beautiful fall day at the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.  Keep reading for a breakdown of our entire budget and tips for how to save money on your own wedding!

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