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An Undercover Report: The Elegant Side of Green Beauty

In last week’s episode, Undercover Report: Stalking the Best of Green, I left off as I began my adventure into the world of green (or organic) beauty products.  From time to time I go through phases where I decide it’s ti...

Suit Up: 3 Tips for Wearing Stylish Suits

There was a time in my career when I needed to wear a suit to work every day, so learning stylish and unique ways to wear a suit was a necessity. Although I no longer wear suits to work everyday, I still enjoy incorporating the...

Did Your Travel Suck This Holiday Season? Prep Better with These Products

The amazing Kathi Toll has been profiling her own travel mayhem and mishaps and her amazing attempt to get her beauty regime into that ridiculous little baggie TSA recommends. And over the last few weeks, I’ve felt her pa...


It’s Time for New Rules

Each of us lives by a set of rules, or values, which dictate the choices we make. All of our thoughts and consequent actions are based around those rules that we have for ourselves. If you’ve ever done a white elephant gift e...

Undercover Report: Stalking the Best of Green

I feel a green phase coming on – I go through them from time to time. I take stock of all the poisons and toxins I pour into or slather onto my body and think to myself, “I really need to clean up my act.” God knows what ...

New Year, New You: Dress for Success

Maybe this year you told yourself you would clean your closet, dress up more, go for that promotion or (insert goal here), and as the end of 2012 approaches, you find that you didn’t get around to it or you just werenR...


Chaos to Order: Part Four

In last week’s post Chaos to Order, Part Three, I imploded in a sad and pathetic way over my self-imposed mission of carrying-on my damn luggage.  I suppose one might refer to this event as my “bottom hitting” be...

winter must haves

7 Stylish Winter Must-Haves

As soon as it’s cold enough that you can see your breath, I can count on repeated phone calls from my mother asking whether I’m bundled up. I’ve learned over the years that these calls are for my own good.  T...

Should You Have a Personal Website or Professional Online Portfolio?

Generation Y has been creating websites for as long as we can remember. In the 90s, there was GeoCities, Expages, Angelfire, and many more. Gen Y created websites for everything from crushes on Jonathan Taylor Thomas to feuds w...


Career Girls Give Back: How Do I Help Improve the World Around Me?

Last week, I wrote an article about how to survive unemployment over the holidays (or really, ever). What I didn’t talk about was what to do with the cabin fever that can ensues when you have no office to go to and have b...