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Packing Strategy: A Few Weeks in Europe

By now you know I love to travel. I have a mad case of wanderlust and desire for adventure that fuel my passion of exploring both new and old places. It’s a real problem trust me. However, with all of that traveling comes the very very un fun part of a traveler’s life … packing, unpacking and repacking. This year alone I’ve gone from Texas - Mexico - NYC (in January!) - Mustique - DC ...

The March Beauty Breakdown

Here we go folks, I’m dishing on each of the products and services that I’ve been swearing by as of late. Not one of these are paid but I did receive some of the products to try out and I will be honest, we get A LOT of products over here at the ii house. I actually do try out each of the products that get sent my way and now I’m starting a series ...

5 Tips on Buying Vintage

Let it be known that I did not go out and purchase this dreamy, glamorous beyond belief vintage fur. No, this guy was a lovely "hand me down" from my ridiculously cool, stylish mom. However I've had my fair share of vintage shopping, I love going into a shop with a million hidden gems just waiting to be pulled out and rework in a new way. The attention to detail and the actual personal handwork ...

Cold Weather Workout Tips with Reebok

Winter workouts never get easier - whether you’re trekking from your home to the gym or being really ambitious and going at it outside it’s always a struggle to find the motivation to get your ass moving when the temps drop below 30. So in between a few sweat sessions I caught up with my favorite NYC-based fitness folks (again! See this recent post for their tips to stay motivated this holiday season!)  I got ...