His & Hers: The Sophisticate’s $50 Valentine Gift Guide

His & Hers: The Sophisticate’s $50 Valentine Gift Guide

Since I’ve spent the past few Valentine’s Days with the most wonderful partner I’ve ever had, my experiences with this holiday have changed significantly. Gone are the days of not celebrating, and the days of receiving no flowers, chocolates, or…

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Satins, Silks & Lace: Cheap Lingerie Under $40

Satins, Silks & Lace: Cheap Lingerie Under $40

Back in 2008 I had the worst break-up ever: I split ways from Victoria’s Secret. And I left her for cheap lingerie. I used to be the biggest fan – and I don’t mean that lightly. Every single morning I started my day…

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DIY: Valentine Origami Stars – 300 Reasons Why I Love You
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DIY: Valentine Origami Stars – 300 Reasons Why I Love You

For this Valentine’s Day, I wanted to share a DIY Valentine idea that costs next to nothing and only requires some time to make. Ever since I was a kid I loved making origami stars from strips of paper. In…

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The $20 Christmas Gift Guide For Literally Everyone You Know

The $20 Christmas Gift Guide For Literally Everyone You Know

If you haven’t completed your Christmas shopping list during Black Friday, chances are you probably haven’t even started shopping yet. Don’t wait until the last minute – rushed shopping often results in thoughtless gifts. Two of the worst feelings in…

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Recipe: $10 Red Velvet Cake Truffles

Recipe: $10 Red Velvet Cake Truffles

During the darkest point of battling my eating disorder in 2012, I finally found the courage to begin therapy. It was around November and the holiday season just started, so I was telling my therapist about how I lost my job and moved…

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