How to Host a Shopping Swap

How to Host a Shopping Swap

What do you do once you have purged your closet of everything that no longer fits your body or your lifestyle? You can sell the like-new items to ThredUp and make some cash. You can have a yard sale and get up super early on your weekend off to get a tiny fraction of the […]

Accessorizing To Fit Your Style Personality

What is your bracelet style?

Don’t just toss on any old bracelet! Your wrist candy should compliment your personal style. Instead of shopping trends, shop what is right for your style! Have you ever worn a bracelet that just drives you crazy all day long? Either it is too chunky for your taste or it feels too youthful for your […]

4th of July Style: Patriotic Chic

Fourth of July style

Happy Fourth of July! I hope your day is full of fun, cool drinks and fabulous people! As you get ready to head out to your evening gatherings, remember that casual style does not mean sloppy style. Get inspired by three outfits that will have you looking patriotic and chic! Love the Look? Shop It! […]

Exclusive: Success and Style Tips from Shannon Smyth of A Girl’s Gotta Spa!

Shannon Smyth

Your Name: Shannon Smyth Your Business:  A Girl’s Gotta Spa! and A Girl’s Gotta Spa! bath and body products  Brief Description of Your Business:  A beauty blog and namesake luxury, natural bath and body line. What was your inspiration to start your business?   I began A Girl’s Gotta Spa! back in the Fall of 2005. […]

When Out and About, Don’t Forget the Shoes

slippers

In a recent discussion on Facebook, I commented that I hated seeing moms at the 3pm school pickup wearing sweats and slippers. I suggested the ladies love themselves enough to get dressed. I was surprised by the backlash of comments suggesting I was being insensitive and judgmental on both Twitter and Facebook. Really? Slippers are […]