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10 Stylish Workwear Finds

With the great summer weather we’ve been having in Chicago, I’ve put little effort into creating my work wardrobe. My go-to summer weekend wardrobe consists of maxi dresses and sandals, so I’m a little bummed ...

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Make Mornings Manageable

During the school year I am an early riser. We’re talking 5/5:30am and when my students hear this they groan and follow with something along the lines of: “That’s way too early for me.”  I’ll tell...

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6 Tips to Build Authority at Work

Gone are the days when women were considered weak and naïve. Today, women have ventured into almost every field of work and have shown excellence in whatever they have done. But, wait! We already knew that, didn’t we? Then w...


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How to Wear Jeans to Work

 Images: Casual Cool, Denim on Denim, Pair with a Classic, Mix & Skinnys If casual Fridays is your favorite day of the week, then this post is for you. On Fridays,  you can throw on your favorite pair of jeans and head t...

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3 Tips to Staying Young

Ever wonder how that 65-year old looks decades younger than her biological age? Ever wonder how that 25-year looks ten years older? While some people have the assistance of botox and other other human-science-assisted age-defyi...

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You CAN Even!

Have you heard (or said) the phrase: “I can’t even“ lately? This incomplete thought that originated from Tumblr has become a somewhat accepted phrase. Thought it has many emotional meanings depending on the si...


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Sucked into the Grass is Always Greener Mentality?

Decisions, decisions! Most of us are faced with little and big decisions all of the time. If you truly stop to think about it, many choices are based off of the grass is always greener mentality. The hard truth is that sometime...

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Style Essential: The Sleek Skirt

  Of all the Career Girl Style Essentials, the sleek skirt is one of my favorites. It makes a perfect foundation for a stunning outfit. I love pairing my skirts with unexpected pieces like a structured blouse or a bold pr...

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3 Tips to Resilient Living

Career Girls can be hard on themselves. Striving for a life of perfection only leads to more stress, lack of productivity, and unnecessary wrinkles. Studies of young children have shown that those who strive for perfection and ...


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3 Tips to Deal with Your Out of Control Life

I’ll admit, there have been a few situations in my life recently that I have felt were totally out of my control. No amount of magical powers or moving mountains would make a difference. Can you relate? At first, I felt compl...