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50 Great Gifts For Her That Are So Good You Don’t Even Need To Keep the Receipt

When it’s time to buy Christmas gifts, it’s absolutely normal to feel like you’re under pressure — especially when it’s a gift for her, the special lady in your life. The holidays are coming up fast, and that means it’s time to find the best gifts for her. Now, don’t get nervous — there are plenty of options out there and plenty of smart gift ideas for every type of woman. First thing’s first — you’ll want to ask yourself what the nature of your relationship is, what type of woman the gift-ee is, and what you’re willing to spend. After answers to those three questions, you’ll at least have gotten closer to a great gift. Whether the present is...

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A Single Person’s Guide to Dating During a Quarantine

It goes without saying at this point but we’ll say it anyway: a lot has changed since the COVID-19 outbreak. Music festivals and concerts are gone, team sports are all on hold and even going to the grocery store feels like navigating a minefield. Plus, any single person can tell you that dating has changed. Dramatically. Dating during a quarantine isn’t impossible, it’s just, well, different. Going out for drinks isn’t just frowned upon, it’s downright impossible in most states. But just because you can’t go to your usual first date spot, that doesn’t mean you can’t still date. In fact, from where we’re sitting, this isn’t such a bad thing for single people at all. But why take our...

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How to Consign Clothing

Having worked for many years in a women’s consignment store, I know a thing or two about the in’s and out’s of such a store and some of these tips may help you have a better chance of success when you try to consign clothing of your own. Now every store has a different set of rules (some prefer bagged clothing to hangers, any season vs in season) its best not to compare stores because they all operate differently.  Before you attempt to bring clothing in, do your research first. Pick up a pamphlet from the store or read about their rules and requirements online first. Don’t show up for your first time with 5 garbage bags the moment they...

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This article was brought to you by Red Ledge who makes the best camping poncho for staying dry while exploring the rainiest places in the U.S.

Do you get giddy when you see storm clouds or hear the pitter-patter on your windows? Are you the type of person who turns on rainymood to fall asleep, or better yet—has their own rainstick? You are probably a pluviophile: someone who loves and finds peace when it rains. Being a pluviophile usually means you are in touch with the outdoors, and chances are you will be found out hiking in storms that would likely keep people inside. After the summer’s long stint of scorching sunshine, pluviophiles might be searching for the next place with rain clouds to escape to—and likely with a great outdoors scene. This list of the rainiest places in the U.S. offers some great places for...

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A Plus Size Peplum Blazer

This post contains affiliate links. Everyone has that one blazer in the back of their closet that is reserved for a job interview or an important meeting. Never did I think I would have a blazer that I would want at the front of my closet until I tried on this peplum emerald blazer. Plus size work wear Working a corporate job in an office an environment it can be difficult to find plus size clothing for the board room or everyday work wear. Now I am lucky enough that my office is business casual but that is only recently. For years I struggled to find that power suit or dress pants that made me feel confident with the fit. ...

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