Anyone whose spent time in New York, or any big city for that matter, will fully appreciate the hilarity of these NYC observations from the fabulous Garance Dore – Things New Yorkers Do.
Fashion & Beauty:
I know that I’m not the only one who is head-over-heels in love with the style Olivia Pope – aka Kerry Washington – Wears on the hit show Scandal. Especially the coats. And the white. Luckily Vogue supports our obsession – Kerry Washington’s Olivia Pope Wears the Best Coats on Scandal.
Did you know that the hangers you use are important? Don’t worry, Real Men Real Style has all the answers – How To Buy Hangers.
I recently saw Robyn Lawley on Ellen and it was love at first sight. Gorgeous, funny, down-to-earth, and most importantly, standing up for herself and her body in an image obsessed industry. Check out 8 Plus Size Models To Know and get to know some other beautiful, inspirational women who are making a difference in the fashion industry.
I’ve been obsessed with finding the perfect white tuxedo/blazer dress since I saw Blair of Atlantic-Pacific striking a pose in one a few months ago. Who What Wear is similarly obsessed – White Tuxedo Dress, Two Ways: Street Style Inspiration.
Some mornings nothing sounds more appealing than throwing on a knit cap and calling it a day. But there are an endless number of cute Winter looks that you can try – Chic Winter Hair, 6 Ways.
Health & Fitness:
My morning routine includes a detox drink containing turmeric and this Summer I started adding small amounts of the powerhouse spice to my baking to up the nutritional value. Find out some other great ways to work turmeric into your diet – 10 Ways To Get More Turmeric.
An hour long gym session is a luxury many of us don’t have during the week, but don’t fret, you can get a great workout in a short period of time. 10 Minute HIIT Workout.
You know that feeling when you look at a recipe and are horrified by the amount of butter, oil, or sugar? This is the perfect post to learn to swap out those unhealthy ingredients for nutrient-dense alternatives – 31 Instant Swaps to Healthify Any Recipe.
Sometimes a great way to get yourself to the gym is to get excited about fabulous new gear – Battle Of The Bulge: Shape Up With Chic Workout Wear.
You’ll rarely find me on a cardio machine and one of the reasons is that it doesn’t keep me engaged. Circuit training, weights, and classes are more fun! That’s why I’m a big fan of Bootcamp style workouts filled with different movements, I’m currently making my way through this list from Peanut Butter Fingers – Collection of Boot Camp Workouts.