Life and Style from a Georgia girl in the the Philly Suburbs

2017 New Year’s Resolutions

photo via The Everygirl

  Can you believe it’s officially 2017?! This year has flown by. Harry and I bought our first house (moving February 2017), went to Italy/Greece/Turkey on a cruise, visited friends in MA, celebrated Thanksgiving in GA, and I attended my first blogging conference – The Blog Connect! To celebrate, we went Bar Lucca in Conshohocken, PA. Their…

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Nordstrom Half Yearly Sale

Confession: I didn’t realize that some of the best sales occur after the holidays. Maybe you didn’t either!? Either way, now you know: Nordstrom’s Half Yearly Sale is going on. There’s some great stuff included. I’ve gone through it ALL and picked out my favorite tops, dresses, shoes, and even accessories! The sale lasts until…

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Winter Skincare Routine

winter skincare

Winter is coming. Winter is (basically) here. And with it comes dry skin, chapped lips, and staticky hair. Screw you, winter! But unlike other winters, I’ve discovered how to keep myself from looking like a dried up alligator. Hint: it’s all about moisture. Read on for my budget-friendly winter skincare routine! Use these products to supplement…

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Gift Guide for Girls

gift guide for girls

Happy December – the holidays are in full swing! Do you know what you’re getting your bestie/sister/girlfriend for Christmas? Or, do you know what you want for Christmas? You still have some time to figure everything out. And I’ve curated an amazing gift guide to help you!

Gift Guide for Guys

gift guide for guys

Guys are hard to shop for, aren’t they? But don’t worry – I’ve got you covered in my 2016 Gift Guide for Guys. There’s something for everyone on this list; from the audiophile, to the gamer. And I’m posting this early so that there’s plenty of time for you to shop and find the perfect…

Review: Essie’s Gel Couture

Essie Gel Couture

I never cared about nail polish until I moved to NYC. Everyone was so fashionable; their nails were always perfect. It was like a status symbol. If you’re nails were done, you were doing big things (I now feel very different about this LOL). I couldn’t afford to get manicures because I was in grad school….

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Kendra Scott Color Bar

Kendra Scott Color Bar

I love jewelry. When I was little, I used to play in my mom’s jewelry box. I’d put on as many necklaces and rings as I could, and parade around the house as if I was in a fashion show. I even tried to make my own jewelry with beads and wire from Michael’s. My…

Holiday Gift Giving Tips

The minute November rolls around, it officially becomes the holiday season. So while you’re munching on 50% off Halloween candy (admit it, thats what we ALL do at the beginning of November), lets talk about how to give gifts during the holidays. Holiday gift giving can be awkward. What gifts do you give? How much…

10 Tips for going on a Cruise

Jewel of the Seas cruise

Harry and I recently went on a 9 night Mediterranean cruise! We traveled on Royal Caribbean’s Jewel of the Seas. We embarked in Rome and visited the following places: Sicily (Italy), Mykonos (Greece), Ephesus (Turkey), Santorini (Greece), Athens (Greece), and the Amalfi Coast (Italy). Cruising is an amazing way to view different places. But you have to…

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