Guilt-Free Summer Cocktails

What’s more relaxing than kicking back with a fresh cocktail on a hot summer day? Not much. We tried, double-checked, and picked our favorite bikini-friendly cocktails. Sip on these and indulge without the guilt all summer long. Raspberry Mint Mojitos1 shot rum    …
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Dining Etiquette 101

When we were younger, manners weren't that important. But now that we are entering the "real world," we're finding out how necessary good manners are, especially when asked to attend lunch meetings, dinner interviews, and family dinners with dates. Once you’ve mastered a few…
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On-the-Go Recipes

Between juggling our careers, hobbies, work-out regimens, and personal lives, we’re always on the go. This is a good thing, but sometimes in our efforts to be consistently productive and in control of our lives, it’s hard to find time to relax and enjoy…
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Unconventional Beauty Secrets

We asked mothers, professionals & friends share their beauty tips that have kept them looking naturally gorgeous. These unconventional secrets are tried and true and make looking great both faster and easier. Beer For lush locksBeer is rich in proteins and vitamins; through the…
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Something More, Something Better

Three months ago I moved out of my parents’ home in order to accept a full-time writing position in another state. Finally, I was going to get paid to do what I loved. At work, things were looking great. I was promised a consistent…
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Getting Things Done—Not!

My mother tells me all the time that I would forget my head if it weren’t attached. When most people say this, you would assume they’re only kidding. When my mom says it, she is dead serious. If, in some alternate universe, our body…
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What’s Your Status?

In the past week, I have deactivated my Facebook account no less than fourteen times. Now, it’s not that I don’t enjoy social networking, because I do. I most certainly do. I also did not deactivate my account to keep me from getting distracted,…
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