The Wreckage of a Wrecking Ball

Songs can be so catchy, can’t they?! You find yourself repeating the same tune and lyrics through your mind over and over and over again… and eventually you start singing it aloud (which isn’t always a good thing for some people) wishing it would go away. Well today I  found myself singing Wrecking Ball by [...]

Does It Have to Be Itsy Bitsy?

The itsy bitsy teeny weeny yellow polka-dot bikini.... we all know the lyrics. But do we know what these lyrics actually meant for bathing suits lining the seashore? With the turn of the fashion world and the women's rights movement, the bikini became a tool used for female empowerment. But, fashion designer Jessica Rey reveals the [...]

Photo Shoots… Good Clean Fun?

It's fun to take pictures with your friends. Candid shots of laughter can capture a memory. Goofy photos on the webcam never seem to get old. But what I've noticed a lot of girls doing lately are photoshoots.... a full session of photography with a few friends with different poses and different backgrounds often revolving around [...]

Dove Real Beauty Sketches

  http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=litXW91UauE Dove is a leading provider of women's beauty products and has made it their mission to enhance women's natural beauty rather than cover it up with fake cosmetics. In this video project, Dove showed each of these women the truth that they don't see about themselves. It's true. Often times, we don't see [...]

Discounted Candy & Cheap Romance

One of the best things after Valentine's Day? Getting a sweet-tooth fix... for cheap. Just walk into Target and you'll find aisles of discounted Valentine's Day chocolate. Pink colored m&m's, a box of Russel Stover's candies, heart-shaped Sweet Tarts.... they've got it all. Unfortunately, it's not just the candy that is devalued  post-Valentine's Day. It's [...]

Choosing Contentment Over Consumerism

  Just one more pair of shoes. Or how about that new designer Coach purse? Ooooo did you see the floral skinny jeans in this week's JCPenney ad? The wish list goes on forever.... As Black Friday approaches, don't skip right over Thanksgiving and start writing out your Christmas wishlist, giving up your thankful spirit to [...]