Events, Seasonal, Shopping Tips

5 Gifts your Boyfriend or Husband Will LOVE This Valentine’s Day


Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and if you haven’t gotten anything for your boyfriend or husband yet, you’re not alone. Millions of us get too caught up in the hustle of every day life to even remember February 14th is coming up, and when we do realize… we panic. How do you find […]


Single’s Guide To Valentine’s Day


When you’re single, Valentine’s Day can often just feel like another day of the year. As a widely-considered romantic holiday, it’s almost commonplace to just bypass it, and wait for the next holiday. You may see February 14th as that yearly reminder that, “hey, you’re still single.” Or maybe, the fact that it’s Valentine’s Day […]

Seasonal, Shopping Tips

How To Win Valentine’s Day On The Cheap


When December comes to an end we all breath a collective sigh of relief that the holidays are over and our bank accounts finally can breathe. We rejoice in the fact that we have a good 300-something day buffer in between the next stressful (albeit wonderful) holidays. And just as we get into the swing […]

Shopping Tips

Secret to Getting Holiday Shopping Done In ONE Day


Every year we vow to get our holiday shopping finished early, and every year we’re still shopping into late December. The longer we wait, the more troublesome shopping seems because we’re simply running out of time. Maybe we don’t know what we want to buy for a certain someone yet, or maybe the hectic December […]

Family, Shopping Tips

Find The PERFECT Gift With These Simple Tips


While gifts certainly aren’t everything, they do grant us the perfect opportunity to let people know just how much they mean to us. Holiday shopping can be a nightmare or just plainly cumbersome for some, because the prospect of summing up your feelings for someone in a neatly shaped bow just doesn’t feel doable. You […]

Fashion, Shopping Tips

Surviving Black Friday: A Retail Worker’s To-Do List


If there’s anything we’ve learned since the rise of taking videos on our phones and posting them to the internet, it’s that the only thing more stressful than shopping on Black Friday, is working on Black Friday. It’s a day like no other where you’d like to scream, but you have to smile, and where […]

Events, Shopping Tips

Keep Calm: It’s Only Black Friday!


We’ve all seen the YouTube videos: Employees at stores like Target or BestBuy getting mauled by crowds of eager shoppers; People trampling over each other in the pursuit of the newest gadget; Lines that circle the entire block filled with customers counting down the minutes until opening… And we’ve all, collectively, thought the same thing: […]

Family, Seasonal, Travel

How Thanksgiving is Celebrated Around The World


American Thanksgiving is chalked full of festive tropes that we just can’t wait to indulge in every year: turkey, stuffing, football, and of course, giving thanks. It’s a day that’s filled with family, well-wishes and ill-fitting pants because of all the good food. Thanksgiving often feels as American as its desert menu: apple pie. And […]

Events, Home Decor, Shopping Tips

5 Halloween Party Themes That Are Perfect for 2016


Halloween is great because it gives us a right to free candy, to go shopping and to wear things that would otherwise get you some strange looks the other 364 days of the year. It’s one of the only holidays that is completely customizable to our own likes or lets us wholly indulge in long-leggedy […]


5 Things You Should Totally Be Doing This Fall Season


When the weather begins to cool down, we tend to fall into the same routine we fell victim to the year before: cozying up in our warm beds while being soothed by some Sleepytime tea and Netflix. It’s a promising routine that never lets us down exactly, but certainly starts to feel a little stale […]