Why You Should Ditch the Shopping Carts to Avoid Overspending

Posted On Tuesday, November 15th, 2016
Filed Under: shopping, Style Guide

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Confession time: I don’t use a cart when I go shopping. Let me clarify: if I have a strict budget, I don’t grab a cart when shopping for clothes. Instead, I hold everything in my hand or one of those little hand carts, but never the one on wheels}.

This has saved me major time and money and if you tend to suffer from buyer’s remorse, it can help you too!

The Probation Method that Helps Clean Out Your Closet

Posted On Tuesday, September 6th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

 

The Probation Method that Helps Clean Out Your Closet
Rule number one of cleaning out your closet  is to ditch things you no longer wear. But…sometimes you truly, honestly think you’ll wear something, even if it hasn’t seen wear in months.
But, here’s a hack to really help you determine if it’s a keeper or needs to be tossed.

How to Pack A Carry-On Like a Pro {7 Looks, 3 Pairs of Shoes & More!}

Posted On Monday, July 25th, 2016
Filed Under: Travel on a Dime

How to Pack A Carry-On Like a Pro {7 Looks, 3 Pairs of Shoes & More!}
Packing a carry-on bag is a skill. Seriously, it’s a major skill to pack several outfits for several occasions in a single bag that can fit in the overhead compartment on a plane.

Though I consider myself the queen of carry-on, I know others who look at packing as a major challenge. And that’s why I teamed up with ESSENCE Live {Essence magazine’s weekly online show} to demonstrate exactly how to master the carry-on life.

Easy Ways to Make Your Heels & Strappy Sandals More Comfortable

Posted On Monday, May 9th, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide

Easy Ways to Make Your Heels & Strappy Sandals More Comfortable

Ah, heels. They can be so pretty and great at making your legs look phenomenal. But the dark side? They can be crazy uncomfortable and even downright painful. I’ve worn heels that have practically left me in tears after a few minutes of wear.

But, instead of dealing with excruciating pain, the tips below will make wearing heels and summer sandals much more comfortable.

Fashion Hacks to Make Travel Easier and Your Bags Lighter

Posted On Monday, February 1st, 2016
Filed Under: Style Guide, Travel on a Dime

Taking an adventure can be life changing, but it can also be a pain in the neck, particularly when it comes to packing. And especially if you don’t want to lug a large suitcase and pay checked bag fees.
But keep on reading to see how you can maintain your fly, easy breezy look and pack light. Trust me, you don’t have to sacrifice your style or be hit with baggage fees.