20 Things We’re Summer Lovin’ Right Now!

Time to share more of our current obsessions. These are the 20 things we’re loving right now. Morgan’s list 1.  Strawberry Smoothies from Starbucks 2. Being alone! I’m so used to having a boyfriend all the time I forgot how nice it was to spend alone time with yourself! 3. Going to the gym! While sometimes I lack motivation, going to … Read More

Au Revoir Freshman Year – 13 things I learned

My freshman year in college is over and done with! Time literally flew by, my friends and I cannot believe it’s already over. It seems like just yesterday I was hustling around, trying to find all my classes and worrying about making friends! This first year taught me so many things that I’d thought I’d share! Be yourself because literally no … Read More

How “me time” can improve your “we time”

One thing Morgan and I love about the Aunt-bassadors, our advisory board of 50 fierce, fearless women, is the wide range of perspectives they bring to any topic we throw at them. I mean, that’s why we chose these ladies in the first place. Their ages range from 20-60 but the majority of them are Millennials. They live pretty much … Read More

10 Commandments of Curly Hair

      It took decades to love my super thick curly hair. When I was younger, stylists assured my mom that a shorter length was better, thinning shears were a must and a perm would help “control the curls”. Lies, all lies. Looking back at pictures from high school, it’s no wonder I stayed a virgin as long I … Read More

5 things to do before you meet the love of your life

If you met the love of your life today, would you be ready? Trick question. I don’t believe we only get one true love. I think if you have love in your life, that’s the love of your life in that moment, kind of like having a body in a bikini means you have a bikini body. You’d think I’d … Read More

Best Fictional Female Outsiders

The boys have their Holden Caulfield, their Boo Radley and Ignatius J. Reilly. And yeah, I love those guys too. But where are the fictional female outsiders rebelling without a cause on behalf of disgruntled girls everywhere? We rounded up a few anti-social anti-heroines to lurk around the edges of the party with us or to share a smoke behind … Read More

30 things we’re loving in February

Feel like you’re just hanging in there till spring? Us too! Here are 30 things helping us survive the winter doldrums. Fondue –Whether you make cheese or chocolate, or cook savory meats and veggies in bubbling oil, fondue is a party in a pot. New blog post, coming soon. Aquaphor – We always have this skin-saving salve on hand. And … Read More

Valentine Solo Acts

Whether you’re consciously coupled or steadfastly single, Valentine’s Day (or Anna Howard Shaw Day, if you prefer) is a great time to show yourself some love. Here are some great suggestions from the Aunt-bassadors on easy ways to celebrate your S.S. (Significant Self).  Whether you get a massage like Melissa, turn your room into a special space like Meghan or do … Read More

Love Lessons from My Exes

As part of our new mini series, Love Lesson from My Exes, we’re sharing what women of all ages have learned about love (and themselves) on the dating scene. Here are Nicole’s love lessons so far. It’s okay to ask for what you want and need, and to be very honest and direct about it. If they don’t want to talk about things that … Read More

5 ways to develop an attitude of gratitude

I read something about gratitude on Pinterest that stuck with me. “What if you woke up tomorrow with only the things you thanked God for today. Wow. That’s when I got serious about developing an attitude of gratitude. Gratitude shouldn’t be a passing thought or every-now-and-then thing. It’s not that feeling of relief when the cop didn’t pull you over … Read More