Myrtle Beach, South Carolina Myrtle Beach is among the most visited beaches in the country. We love this beach because works for all occasions. Whether it’s a girls’ (or guys’) weekend, a wedding, or family vacation, Myrtle Beach has something for everyone. There’s tons of entertainment on what is rated as America’s best boardwalk to… Continue reading Bucket List Beaches
Beach hair looks great in the magazines–it untame and totally natural looking. Except it’s not. For most people, beach hair = salty, and frizzy. If the pool is your thing, then you’re stripping your hair of your natural oils and leaving it high and dry. And what happens to your skin is no different. The… Continue reading How to Minimize Chlorine Damage!
It IS possible to vacation on a budget! You just have to know where to look. You can visit all of America’s coolest and hottest spots for under $150 a night if you do your homework. First, check out PromosPro for a listing of awesome travel sites, like Groupon and Travelzoo for amazing deals, and usually at the last… Continue reading Five Last Minute Budget Vacations
This is possibly the greatest fashion news this decade. Sneakers are back. With everything. Skirts, slacks, cropped pants, dresses. Pretty much everything in your closet. Women everywhere are now breathing a collective sigh of relief. And the best part? They are classics. No wacky trends here. In fact, you may already have some of these lying around.… Continue reading Getting in on the Sneaker Trend
The verdict is in…and has been in for some time. Flip flops are literally the worst thing for your feet. Among other things, flip flops cause slower movement, more accidents, and most importantly, damage to your feet. Here are just a few ways you can mess up your tootsies from prolonged flip flop use: Heel damage–your… Continue reading Wearing Stylish, Comfortable Sandals
Don’t worry, we know you may not have the funds to support a trip around the world, but we thought about what awesome things you can do to make your summer memorable. All you need is a handful of cash, an open mind and an adventurous spirit. Build a Water Park in your backyard for your… Continue reading Enjoy Summer Without Breaking the Bank
It doesn’t have to be July 4th to show your patriotism. Whether you’re having party or not, it’s always a nice idea to show your patriotism this summer and all the time. You don’t have to be a Pinterest queen to do something cute, fun, and appealing. You don’t have to be super crafty or… Continue reading Decor for the Fourth
One of America’s biggest party weekends is upon us! On the fourth of July, we celebrate Independence and freedom and our favorite way to do that is with family and friends while we enjoy the warm smell of summer. We’ve put together some deliciously easy party dishes that will dazzle your guests or host! Fruit… Continue reading Fun Food for July Fourth!
Take off the heels, hang up the pencil skirt and, and ditch the silk blouse. It’s summer and summer means breezy, lazy, and sexy. This is the biggest weekend of the summer. Hit the beach, bar, and barbecue with these cheeky looks! BEACH BUM We’re going to Roxy.com first because Roxy is the queen of cool. We… Continue reading How to do Summer Beach Chic
Trying to avoid baggage fees? Pack carefully. If you’re shopping for you new trip, shop carefully, too. You should buy and pack things that are not only lightweight, but are versatile. You want shoes you can wear with everything, tops that can be dressed up or down and jewelry that does it for you. If… Continue reading How to Pack for Your Summer Vacay
It’s now midsummer and the sun, chlorine, and salt water may have done quite a number on your skin. It’s all good if you have a summer glow that hides the imperfections, but you’ll want to be fall weather ready when the tan fades. Follow these simple guidelines and try these amazing products to keep… Continue reading Summer Skin Care Products We Love
It’s that time of year—when the whole country is on vacation! Maybe you have a trip to Rome planned, or maybe you have a day trip planned to your nearest aquarium. Either way, you know you’re going to be on your feet for the whole day. And that’s not good for your feet, or your mood.… Continue reading Comfy Summer Shoes
When you’re on a budget, Hallmark holidays can really feel like a burden. Mother’s Day and Father’s Day are no exception…much as we love our moms and dads. The important thing about the holiday is the time spent. If you’re family is in the habit of spending $50 or more on these holidays, get out… Continue reading How to Do Father’s Day on a Budget
Teachers love their jobs. I know, because I am one. What we love most about our jobs is the ability to impact students in the long term. We want our students to, at the end of the year, despite the ups and downs, and highs and lows to say, “At least, I learned something.” The… Continue reading Last Minute Teacher Gifts
They’re a bit of a status symbol, aren’t they? Women, as well as men, love designer sunglasses. And why not? We wear them almost daily, so why should we not pay for them? And since we pay for them, why should our friends not see the cool designer name etched on the side? Ray Bans are… Continue reading How NOT to Spend Too Much on Your Sunglasses
We know, we know…yawn. Ties for Father’s Day. Been there, done that. But wait. Have you seen these ties? Have you checked out the amazing new world of neckties for dads? Have you thought about getting dad a really cool tie? So cool, that he’s going to make dinner reservations next weekend at a fancy… Continue reading Ties for Cool Dads
Memorial Day is this weekend and before you know it, celebrations for the Fourth of July will be in full swing. Get your red, white, and blue ready and your party hats on (stripes are huge this year). If you shy away from parties because they tend to break the bank, check out these tips to… Continue reading Throwing a Memorial Day Party on the Cheap
When you are living on a budget, it’s important to still be able to enjoy a luxury now and then. The trick is figuring out how to do it cheaply. For example, getting a manicure on days when they offer a discount (Mon-Wed for many salons), or getting your next massage through Groupon. Wine is… Continue reading Luxury Summer Cooking on the Cheap
Inspiring Jewelry You don’t have to get something that shows the year they graduated, or that says, “Congrats!” Rather, get something that is a keepsake, that might feature inspiring words, or symbols important to the grad. Etsy has oh, so many options. Stamp your jewelry with words like, “Hope” or “Love” or, stronger phrases, like, “Each… Continue reading Unique and Quirky Grad Gifts!
Memorial Day is nearly upon us and you’ll be seeing a lot of patriotic threads at the store. It’s hard to pull off this look without looking too kitschy. Once you overdo it, you’ll look like a human parade banner. The rules are not so different for women and men, but ladies; you have a… Continue reading Red, White, and Blue is the New Black!