Stretch It Out!

My job requires me to work at a desk for the majority of the day. If I’m not mindful of my sitting position, I find myself hunching forward, causing tension in my neck, shoulders, and back. To counteract this, I like to do a quick set of stretches that strengthens and lengthens my back and opens … Read More

Put a Blazer on It: Jumpsuit Edition

I’ve been wanting to  “put a blazer on it” with a jumpsuit for a while now, so when I saw this green number on sale at my friend’s store, Coop & Spree,* I had to grab it.  I paired it with a feminine white blazer, a belt and cream wedges which helped breakup the large … Read More

Shrimp Skewers

My mom’s entire side of the family (read: a ton of people) spends each 4th of July on a lake in Maine.  This 3-day party consists of a lot of eating, drinking, horseshoes, and cribbage. This year, I wanted to change things up a bit on the food front. I’m thinking lots of small appetizers … Read More

Before Friday Features: Jasmine

Welcome back to our Before Friday Features section! Every couple of weeks we are going to feature awesome women from around the country and ask them their secrets to looking fly and tackling the workweek. This week we’re in NYC to talk to the beautiful Jasmine, a brilliant lawyer and gorgeous boss babe from Atlanta, Georgia! Why New … Read More

Diamonds on the Soles of Her Shoes

Happy Monday! To continue my pattern of wearing easy dresses and statement pieces to start off the workweek, I’m wearing one of my favorite combinations. This patterned column dress from Zara is great for work. It has a conservative shape, a great print (which makes it hard to tell that I spilled a dollop of yogurt on my dress this … Read More

Stripes and Spikes

I’m heading out to the Hamptons this weekend, so I wanted an easy dress that could go from the office, to hours stuck in traffic, to dinner on the beach. I chose this cotton dress because it is super comfortable and won’t wrinkle even after wearing it all day. My office has denim Fridays all summer … Read More

Father’s Day Brunch

Father’s Day is this weekend. Instead of making a reservation at a subpar restaurant and ordering a prix fixe meal that’s just not that good, give your dad a treat and make a delicious brunch. If you’re scared of hosting a group, here are 5 tips for easy entertaining. 1. Prep as much as possible before … Read More

Workout Wednesday: The Buddy Edition

Sometimes I wake up with every intention to exercise after work, but when 6:00 PM rolls around, the idea of pajamas and a glass of wine sounds more appealing. I’ve found that the best way to combat this mindset is to make plans with a workout buddy. It is easy to do, especially if you take … Read More

The Easy Black Dress

I find the snooze button so tempting on Monday mornings (especially after a Sunday night Game of Thrones party), so I end up getting ready in a bit of a rush. As a result, I have some go-to Monday uniforms that I know will take me approximately 45 seconds to throw on and go, including … Read More

Basil Lemonade

Every summer I am inspired to create new specialty cocktails. Nothing is more fun than having a few friends over and relaxing by the pool with something light and refreshing in hand. I highly recommend this for your next summer BBQ. Serves 8 Ingredients 6 lemons (juiced to make about 1 cup lemon juice), 1 … Read More