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Pampering Your Pet on a Budget

Pampering Your Pet on a Budget

June 08, 2017 by Rhonda Dehaini

We will always go the extra mile for our pets, but that doesn't mean we have to spend more time and money. It often feels like it can be costly and time consuming in order to give our pets the quality they deserve, but this doesn't have to be the case. Dedicated pet stores like Petco and PetSmart make life a lot easier - and cost effective - for pet owners like myself. Read More


Tips and Tricks for Buying the Belated Gift

Tips and Tricks for Buying the Belated Gift

June 07, 2017 by Meieli Sawyer

Am I that bad if I tell you I'm a master at the belated gift? That means I've had practice (not an admirable thing), but it also means that I can pass my tips on to you. Basically, you get all of the advantages, none of the shame, and you're probably still at the stage where you can get a pass when you do it. Cut the stress and use my tips for the right way to shop for a belated gift. Read More


Prepare Yourself: It’s Friends & Family at Jurlique!

Prepare Yourself: It’s Friends & Family at Jurlique!

June 07, 2017 by Pamela Chan

With the likes of Wonder Woman having come back to full life this summer, it’s only natural that women all around the globe are racing out to channel their inner-hero as well. As many have said, you just cannot keep a wonderful woman down, and one sure way to celebrate both inner and outer beauty and strength this sunny season would be to arm oneself with healthy, radiant skin that visibly glows – all by simply harnessing on the power of Mother Nature herself. Read More


Organize Your Home for Less

Organize Your Home for Less

June 03, 2017 by Heather Gautschi

The smell of spring cleaning is in the air – it's time to de-clutter and get organized! But where to begin? If you have a lot that needs tackling, it can appear to be a daunting undertaking. But don't worry. Take a deep breath, start small, and follow our easy guide to organizing your home while taking advantage of some great deals. Read More


Top Trending OpenSky Products for Ultimate Summer Fun

Top Trending OpenSky Products for Ultimate Summer Fun

May 31, 2017 by Pamela Chan

The days are getting longer, the nights are getting shorter, the temps are getting higher, and the sun’s getting brighter —which all just means that the start of a several month-long vacation from school, work, and stress is just around the corner. One spot that’s sure to be super busy and packed throughout this exciting period of time would be none other than the good old beach. Read More


Tres Chic, City Chic

Tres Chic, City Chic

May 31, 2017 by Meieli Sawyer

I’m very familiar with City Chic because of my days covering plus-size fashion, and I can tell you exactly what has appealed to me over the years: they are fashion-forward, excited about trends paired with the right fit, and they have exceptional customer service. They grew fast -- from six stores to more than 100 worldwide -- because they “get” plus-size fashion. Read More


Beating the Heat This Summer on a Budget

Beating the Heat This Summer on a Budget

May 19, 2017 by Pamela Chan

Since getting started in the late 1800’s with the advent of the hoop skirt, America’s legendary brown bag creator has remained at the top of department store lists by offering a never-ending array of trendy yet timeless accessories and garments to fashion forward individuals with high-end taste hoping to cash in on the hottest seasonal items while staying on a shoestring budget. Read More


5 London Tearooms that will make you (and your wallet) happy

5 London Tearooms that will make you (and your wallet) happy

May 19, 2017 by Alessandra Cenni

The so-called Afternoon Tea is one of Englad’s most popular traditions and – let’s face it – those tiny sandwiches and shiny cupcakes look delicious. A full Afternoon Tea is a proper meal, it will hardly do as a post-lunch treat or a pre-dinner break. Unless you choose the ‘Cornish Tea’ (tea and scones), make sure to be hungry enough for this experience! Read More