Travel on a Dime: How to Save On Your Next Weekend Getaway

Posted On Wednesday, July 8th, 2015
Filed Under: Travel on a Dime
While a week long vacation sounds great, sometimes you can only get away for a few days. At times that’s all you really need to relax and decompress.
From your departure/arrival date to the best week or month to visit a city, check out these budget travel tips that will make your next weekend jaunt less of a burden on your wallet.

Quick Ways to Prevent Blisters from Your Strappy Sandals

Posted On Monday, July 6th, 2015
Filed Under: DIY, Style Guide

I live for a good strappy sandal, but the blisters they cause are pure hell! Whether you’re walking around for hours or even just minutes and your shoe starts to rub against your skin, that means an annoying, painful blister is coming in 4, 3, 2…

But instead of being miserable while walking or having to swear off your favorite heels, here are a few ways to make your shoes more comfortable and wearable this summer.

Thrifty Threads: Cool Summer Day Dressing

Posted On Thursday, July 2nd, 2015
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide, Thrift Stores


Summer isn’t all about cut offs and tank tops, especially on days when the temps are barely 70 degrees. That’s why I always keep a few layering pieces handy to keep the chill away.

Also, in this week’s Thrifty Threads I’m using an easy styling trick to look taller in an instant!

Dime Find of the Week: Kashmir.VIII 90s Prints

Posted On Wednesday, July 1st, 2015
Filed Under: Fab Under $100, shopping


I realized I haven’t done a Dime Find of the Week in a while, but this brand I’m sharing today is worth a serious mention. Today’s actually my birthday {yay!!!} so in addition to upgrading my sad iPhone 4s, I think I’m going to buy myself one of these finds below.

What: Kashmir.VIII 90s sitcom prints

Why: The 90s were the absolute best, especially when it came to film and television, so why not wear your favorite characters on your shirt, skirt, clutch or even a few home items?

Creative, Affordable Ways to Organize Jewelry

Posted On Monday, June 29th, 2015
Filed Under: DIY, Home Decor, Thrift Stores


When you’re cleaning out your closet, an often overlooked part is the accessories. In the same way you need to get rid of some clothes, jewelry also has to be evaluated as well.

Instead of just sharing tips, I decided to show how I clear out my own accessories and how I organize them using thrift store finds!