Beach Bag Essentials

As summer approaches, so do days of spending hours in the sun. In the next few months, you’ll probably find yourself packing a tote for a picnic in the park or a beach vacation, a theme park adventure or a day at the zoo. Don’t forget to pack these five essentials to keep your skin and spirits happy in the mid-summer sun.1. Wallaroo Trilogy Trilby Hat Crafted with paper braiding and an intern…

Mother's Day Gift Guide

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching, and while we’re all ready for May flowers, it might be time to think about gifts that aren’t flowers and a card. It’s easy to fall into a gift-giving box, but we want to help you freshen up that idea list. Whether you’re shopping for your mom, aunt, grandma, wife, daughter, or another lady with the honorable title of “Mother,” these gifts are sure to show…

What is Glycolic Acid?

Glycolic. Just because you see the word often doesn’t mean you know exactly what it is. You probably know it’s good for your skin, and maybe you even seek skincare products with glycolic acid in their list of ingredients. But what is it really? Glycolic acid is part of a group of active compounds known as the alpha hydroxyl acids (AHAs). These compounds are found naturally in plants…

Men’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

So, men, you’re ready to find a Valentine’s Day gift as special as the special someone you’re buying it for? Here’s our best advice on how to successfully stay out of the doghouse this year. 1) Don’t buy an appliance This one’s simple. You shouldn’t give your significant other a gift that may indicate your sole interest in her lies in cooking or cleaning. EVEN IF she hates her blender…

Taken Girl's Guide To Valentines Day!

We all know the feeling. Your loved one tried so hard to pick out the perfect gift. You appreciate all the effort, and yet, the box is still hiding in the back of your closet three years later. We’ve got two big tips for this dilemma. If you don’t feel comfortable being open and honest about what you want, there are two alternatives: 1) Drop hints or 2) Ask for an experience rather than a…

The Single Girl’s Guide to Valentine’s Day

Sure, Valentine’s Day is traditionally for couples, but don’t let that limit your fun this year! Celebrate all the awesome love in your life-- from friends, to family, to your lovable self. By being grateful for the love that surrounds you, you’ll forget the romantic origins of the holiday and have your most enriching Valentine’s Day yet. Love your Friends One of Leslie Knope’s greatest idea…