Blog

10 Smart Ways to Save and Splurge for Summer

When I think of summer, I think road trips, arcades, pool parties, barbecues and trying some new funky hairstyles. I think. . . because my bank account frequently tells me I can’t do it all. It’s time to find something awesome to do without spending a fortune! Here are 10 tips to help you save and

No summer internship? Now What?

As an undergraduate, I decided to complete my internships during the fall and spring semesters of my junior and senior year. Although it was hectic at times, I preferred having my summers to work on things I may not have always been able to being away at school. If you do not have an internship

Keep Up With Sorority Sisters This Summer: Our Top Tips

  As a member of a sorority, you are constantly surrounded by supportive and inspiring women. Your sisters can become your closest friends. Now it’s finally summer, and everyone is heading off on their own adventures. It can be a challenge to go from seeing your sisters all the time to barely seeing them at

Summer Style: 10 Hot Beauty & Fashion Trends

The days are longer, the sun is warmer, and the summer is in full swing. You have grad parties, family picnics, bonfires, and beach trips to prepare for. I’ve looked through the latest things on my friends’ and the trends I see when I’m out and added some of my personal go-tos to the list!

8 Great Apps to Create Your Soundtrack to Summer

  It is finally, finally summer. The best season, am I right? Summer means long days and even longer nights. It’s hanging out with friends and riding around with the windows down. Of course, music is needed to make these moments spectacular. Some of the best music comes out in the summer. Summer and music

LYD Star: Actress and Author Swoosie Kurtz

Speaking to critically acclaimed actress, and recent author, Swoosie Kurtz is like having a telephone call with your favorite ‘grown-up’ female relative; a welcomed chat — enjoyable and entertaining to be sure— filled with articulate insight, true pearls of wisdom. Upon hanging up, you’ve got a new, fresh perspective, a great appreciation for women who’ve

Thanks for Entering & Congratulations to all Aspire 2 Inspire Winners!

Thanks for entering our 4-week-long ‘Aspire 2 Inspire’ giveaway! THIS CONTEST IN NOW CLOSED. Wow; what a way to kick off graduation season! Our  Aspire 2 Inspire Giveaway on Facebook was a huge success, and we want to send out a great big thank you  to all of you lovely ladies that entered our contest. Thanks, too,

Graduation Gifting: 5 Awesome DIY Ideas

Graduation, the time of year when 18 year-olds feel the most adult they have ever felt and college grads are excited, but wishing, too, they could go back for a moment to their earlier years. But the perfect fix for all graduation jitters: Gift giving!! Thinking back on my graduation and post graduation needs, I

5 Best Beginner Yoga Poses

Yoga is a form of exercise that concentrates on flexibility and strength. With that being said, it’s not as easy as it looks. There are many types and levels of yoga, and it’s easy to get confused amongst all of the different types! However, it’s best to start with the basics. We have 5 basic

Summer Skin: Best Seasonal Beauty Buys

As the spring warms into summer and school becomes an afterthought, the most flirty and fun season for makeup begins. From bonfires to grad parties, baseball games to patio dinners and the beach, here are some of my must-have beauty buys for flawless summer skin. I swear by tinted moisturizer for spring and summer looks.