Sheinside affordable white off-the-shoulder dress styled by Ashley Brooke Nicholas at the Pacific Edge Hotel in Laguna Beach, California

California, Here We Come

I am so sorry that I’ve been MIA for over a week. I fully intended on publishing a few blog posts during my trip to southern California with Michelle and Stephanie, but I got distracted by the gorgeous beach views and In-N-Out animal style cheeseburgers.

Affordable Valentine's Day dresses under $50

Cute Valentine’s Day Dresses under $50

When I need to look good for an event or a date, I don’t take any chances – I wear a dress. Dresses have a magical ability to highlight your best features and hide your problem areas. Plus, you don’t have to worry about styling an outfit. Simply throw on a dress, add a killer pair of heels and a statement necklace, and you’re good to go.

The best Valentine's Day gift ideas for women and men

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Note: If you are not sure why this blog post is open in your browser, your girlfriend/wife/mom/etc is definitely giving you a not-so-subtle hint about what she wants for Valentine’s Day.

Whether you’re single or taken, Valentine’s Day is the perfect opportunity to show the people in your life how much you care.

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Easy Second-Day Hairstyles

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When my hair is freshly washed and styled, I feel like I can conquer the world. There’s something about clean, bouncy, and voluminous hair that gives me an extra boost of confidence. The problem is that I only wash my hair three times a week, which means that my hair is not clean, bouncy, or voluminous for the majority of the week.

Garden of the Gods Club resort in Colorado Springs, Colorado

A Weekend in The Garden of The Gods

My husband and I have a hard time disconnecting from work. We both have a tendency to overfill our schedules, and we haven’t quite learned how to say no as often as we should. I’ll admit that I am far worse than my husband when it comes to these problems, but let’s just say we both inherited the workaholic gene.