5 Reasons You Can't Miss the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

5 Reasons You Can't Miss the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

If you're a Nordstrom cardholder, you've probably already been enjoying the fruits of your early access to the Anniversary Sale, or perhaps you've been adding items to your shopping cart in anticipation. The sale officially launched this morning, and we couldn't be more excited. Here are five reasons why and the annual Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is always a recurring event on my calendar, and a breakdown of my top picks for this year. 

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How I Saved $600 Leveraging Air Miles and the Sharing Economy to Attend a Destination Wedding

How I Saved $600 Leveraging Air Miles and the Sharing Economy to Attend a Destination Wedding

I just got back from my cousin's wedding in Lake Arrowhead, California, where I had a great weekend with family I don't see often enough, then extended the trip a few days to visit friends in L.A., and I didn't spend a fortune to do it.

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15 Unique Subscription Boxes for Literally Everyone

15 Unique Subscription Boxes for Literally Everyone

Subscription boxes are the gift that truly keeps on giving. Whether they're a gift from mom or a treat for yourself, there's nothing better than the monthly jolt of happiness when you come home to the box, bag or plain brown package containing a surprise curated just for you. 

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9 Brilliant Summer Beauty Hacks You Need to Try Today

9 Brilliant Summer Beauty Hacks You Need to Try Today

There are lots of things to love about the summer months, but the extra heat, humidity and sunshine can really wreck havoc on your beauty routine. 

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3 Ways to Rock Unlimited Designer Styles Without Breaking the Bank

3 Ways to Rock Unlimited Designer Styles Without Breaking the Bank

Monthly subscription box services -- for everything from makeup to wine -- have been popping up everywhere lately. It seems we adults have been searching for socially appropriate ways to receive frequent gifts ever since we cashed the last check from Grandma after college graduation. My favorite iteration of this trend? Monthly clothing rental services that allow me to try out new designer styles without bankrupting myself.

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14 Cheap & Underrated Places to Buy a Prom Dress Online

14 Cheap & Underrated Places to Buy a Prom Dress Online

If you're a teenager or the parent of a teenager, you're well aware that it's prom season.

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5 DIY Projects That Don't Save You Money

5 DIY Projects That Don't Save You Money

DIY can be a fun way to add a personal touch to your life and save money in the process, but before you drop everything to bust out a Pinterest-perfect project, take a moment to consider your options. 

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How to Buy a Cheap Wedding Dress (Without Getting Ripped Off)

How to Buy a Cheap Wedding Dress (Without Getting Ripped Off)

Congratulations! You're engaged! The easy part is over--you found someone to spend the rest of your life with--now you have just few short months to plan a wedding, and perhaps most importantly, find a dress that makes you look like the queen you are without bankrupting yourself.

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The 4 Best Things to Buy at Presidents' Day Sales

The 4 Best Things to Buy at Presidents' Day Sales

Oh say, can you see, in malls and on websites, the star-spangled signs for Presidents' Day sales? Most major retailers would have you believe that the sales this weekend are too big to miss, but that's not entirely true.

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Life-Changing Winter Beauty Hacks for Your Face, Hair & Body

Life-Changing Winter Beauty Hacks for Your Face, Hair & Body

Winter certainly has its charms, but it really does a number on my beauty routine. As much as I appreciate picturesque snowfalls and any excuse to expand my collection of snappy wool coats, my cracked lizard skin, chapped lips and dry hair aren't fun to deal with day in and day out.

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