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Women Who Work: Why I Continued my Career After Having 3 Kids

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Meet Lauren Oviatt, Interior Designer, Stylist, TV personality & Mother of 3 Lauren Oviatt is a woman who has got it going on — she has a precious family, a creative eye, her dream career, plus few side hustles. While Lauren prioritizes her family first, she also values creativity beyond playtime with her littles and working as a woman in business leaves her feeling fulfilled. …

Things You Need For International Travel

Things You Need for International Traveling

With summer just around the corner, it’s time to brush off the dust from your passport and book your next exotic or adventurous getaway. Traveling internationally for the first time is exciting and thrilling…until you arrive in a foreign city and realize you came completely unprepared. Before you travel abroad it is important to do some research beforehand as to not feel underprepared. Here is …

Erin’s D.C. Designer [Airbnb] Home Tour

Erin's Interior Designer Home Tour

Last month we took a little weekend trip up to Washington, D.C. to see the cherry blossoms. Oftentimes the biggest expense of any trip away from home is the cost of accommodations. Why does it cost so much to just sleep and shower anyway? Luckily for us millennials we have been gifted with Airbnb. It’s one of the most inexpensive, comfortable, and innovative ways to …

Women Who Work: Ashlee Meadows of Ash Jewelry Studio

WOMEN WHO WORK Ashlee Meadows

Ashlee Meadows is the kind of woman we aspire to be: family-oriented, while also being creative & career-minded. While Ashlee is a mom first and foremost, she values the time that she has devoted to her growing jewelry business, Ash Jewelry Studio. We sat down with this fellow Charlotte native to learn about her success as a small business owner and how she handles family and work life balance. Read on for our interview with Ashlee.

4 Kitchen Gadgets Every Woman Needs

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Once you move out of the dorms and into a real apartment/home of your own it’s time to buy some of those kitchen essentials you’ve been lusting after at all of your favorite stores (ahem I’m looking at you Anthropologie). Once you get all the necessities – glasses, silverware, plates, etc., it’s time to invest in some of the kitchen gadgets that will make your kitchen fully functional.

5 Tips That Will Nail You A Second Job Interview

Job Interview Tips - Topaz & Sapphire

Interviewing for a job is something not many of us do very often, so when the time comes for an interview, you can feel a little rusty and not on top of your A-game. Here are a few tips that’ll help you feel prepared and confident the next time you go into a job interview.