Rooibos Tea Recipes Make Us Never Go Back to Black

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We are ever in search of new and delicious varieties of herbal teas.  Our latest favorite is rooibos tea, which hails from southern Africa. It is a full-bodied, caffeine-free alternative to black tea and has plenty of health benefits to boost.  Rooibos (pronounced “ROY-boss”) is one of the many benefits of our ever-expanding global community! Rooibos Tea For Breakfast Did […]

Straight Leg Pants Got Us Donating Our Skinnies

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Ah, warm weather and summer vibes are speaking our language. Slip into a pair of straight leg pants and see for yourself why skinnies are a thing of the past. This season’s styles are tailored and flatter pretty much every figure out there. Take a look at our favorite cuts and try a pair that works for your unique height […]

Southern Bohemian: That Just Dills Our Pickle!

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Bless your pea pickin’ hearts! If you’re hoping to get your decor all gussied up, think about incorporating a little Southern Bohemian charm into your home. The colors of the deep South blended with vintage keepsakes will make you as happy as a dead pig in the sunshine. Southern Bohemian, Y’all If you like to collect vintage artwork or wall […]

Bossa Nova Baby! Brazilian Beats + Samba/ Jazz Treats

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Nothing beats the Summer heat like a sizzling playlist that keeps your hips in motion. If you’re new to bossa nova, get ready for a treat with roots embedded in samba and jazz. Our favorite artists are sure to keep your mood at its peak and your feet on the move. Bossa Nova Beginnings The term “bossa” is old-fashioned slang […]

Summer Dresses For Globe-Trotting Gals

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Summer is far from being over and now that kids are back in school vacation time for single girls may proceed! Pack one of these easy Summer dresses in your bag and enjoy the warm weather abroad. Fabrics feel like they’re barely there and a pair of sandals is all the accessories you need. Summer Dresses a la Phoebe Cates […]

Panda Marble: Black + White/ Outta-Sight

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Who needs color when you have black and white? Despite being only two tones, panda marble still stands out among the rest. We’ve compiled some designs here that’ll hopefully stick with you next time you’re deciding on how to decorate. Whether you’re more minimalist or more maximalist, there’s something here for everyone. I Love Gooooooold Nothing quite says “refinement” more […]

Paris 7th Arrondissement: Market Street Rue Cler

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One of the greatest delights in France is all of the fresh food markets you will discover around every corner.  Hop on the metro to the Paris 7th arrondissement with your market bag in tow. You will find some of the city’s best boulangeries, fromageries, and chocolateries on one magical street. Paris 7th Arrondissement by Metro We hope your took […]

Summer Sandals: Not Just For The Beach

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Are you winding down this month?  Or are things just barely ramping up?  Our favorite summer sandals will take you from work to play with their super fresh styles and colors.  Elevate your style or fade into the minimal background with the right footwear. Flaunt It If You’ve Got It For dresses that fall below the knee, a low-profile heel […]

Midsummer Hygge Helps You Keep Your Cool

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Vacations are winding down and everyone is returning home for the last few weeks of Summer.  Step back and relax with easy midsummer hygge essentials that will carry you well into September.  The Scandanavian way of life promotes simplicity, gatherings, and inviting Mother Nature inside. Midsummer Hygge: Organization Tips Take a look at our article on minimalism and you will […]

Hawaiian Shirts: Not Just For Dads

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With summer finally arriving, it’s time to change up that wardrobe! With their floral patterns and bright designs, nothing says “summer” better than Hawaiian shirts. These can be also almost universally applied, a refreshing change from the usual strategic planning of what to wear in the mornings. Throw on one of these to effortlessly radiate summer vibes all day. It’s […]

Home Tea Blends: Sugar, Spice, and Everything Nice

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Tea is great for relaxation but the flavor and the routine can get a bit bland. Home tea blends let you keep your tea time interesting. You can create an assortment of tea blends that best fit your tastes. In addition, you can create them in bulk so you can enjoy well into the future (with the help of an […]

Bagel Sandwich: A Blank Canvas

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Have you ever been dying to eat something different, but it feels like you’ve had it all before? Thanks to bagel sandwiches, that’s a problem of the past. Due to the complete lack of restriction, they can be whatever sounds best at the time. When the only limit is your imagination, the flavor possibilities become endless. Make It Yours The […]