7 Spring/Summer Trends It’s Not Too Late (or Early) to Try

1. Boyfriend Jeans Comfy and cute, boyfriend jeans are the perfect bottom for any weather. You can dress them up with some cute heels or keep it casual with sandals. They’ve been around for a while but have recently re-emerged in the fashion world. 2. Birkenstocks These shoes aren’t just for hippies at Woodstock anymore. Birkenstocks are extremely comfortable and provide arch support, which is perfect for those days when you are walking around the city or down the boardwalk with some friends. 3. Colored Hair This trend was around…

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Takeover The Summer With These Bold Lip Colors

Makeup: the great enhancer. Notice I said enhancer meaning that it is meant to intensify and increase your natural beauty. Yeah. We all love makeup. It’s nice to pick a color of eye shadow and combine it with a lip color for a nice combination. But maybe it’s time for you to switch up that same old look you’ve been doing this year. Luckily, there are a few staple lip colors for summer 2014. Hot Pink Hot pink lipstick can either be a hit or miss. It is definitely becoming…

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Free Summer Meals!!

If you haven’t heard or seen the billboards already, then you should pay attention. This is about free food—for kids and teens that is. The Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger is holding a free summer meals program where more than 1,000 places in Philadelphia will serve free meals to kids and teens 18 and under. No income requirements, registration, or ID is needed to qualify. The goal of the Greater Philadelphia Coalition Against Hunger is to build a community where all the people have the food they need to live…

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Do’s and Don’ts For The Summer

Just a list of some trends that we love, some we hate, and some that are just plain wrong. Make sure you’re doing the right ones and not the wrong ones. DO! Kimonos are a super cute trend this summer. They look cute with heels, sandals, shorts or jeans whatever. It’s one of those trends that is super affordable. You can buy a cute simple one at Forever 21 for as cheap as $17. PLEASE DON’T!!!!!! The crazy looking eyebrows have got to stop. It’s fine to fill your eyebrows…

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Would It Have Been My Fault?

The other day was a beautiful early spring day, and I was feeling it!  It wasn’t “hell hot”, and I knew I’d be walking through the City.  So, I decided to wear a dress….. a low-cut dress.  I provided a side-shot because I couldn’t deal with seeing a full-on boob shot of me on the Internet. As I handled my business, a thought occurred to me:  “If somebody said something rude or sexual to me, would it be my fault because I wore the dress?”  I posted the question on…

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The Weekend Packing Cheat Sheet

This season’s style is all about effortless chic. With the weekends filled up with bbq’s, pool parties, beaches and music festivals, there is little room for packing fuss. So, here is a cheat sheet for my weekend warriors… Just add fun!   Sunglasses – A great pair of mirror tint sunnies have double benefit protect your eyes all day and skip your daytime makeup! Gladiator Sandals – A must this season. Period. Wide Brim Hat – Protection from the hot summer sun and cover messy hair for a boho chic look!…

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Will Flash Mobs Return this Summer?

In recent years, our fair city has had to battle tremendous crime issues, but few have been as scary as the teen flash mobs.  If you’ve lived in the city for more than five years, you know EXACTLY what I’m talking about.  For the benefit of people who don’t know, the flash mobs largely consisted of groups of black teens who planned used social media, texts, and other forms of communication to just show up in certain areas of town “and do whatever”!  Unfortunately, “whatever” usually included stealing, theft, and mayhem.  Yes, groups of people…

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