• Weekend Reads
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    Weekend Reads

    I’m writing this Thursday night from a hotel room in San Diego, California. I am here for cabi’s twice-yearly conference, The Scoop. This is my fourth time attending a Scoop, but this time is different as I am one of the faces of cabi this season! Outside the San Diego…

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    Renting an Airbnb at Lake Anna, Virginia
    Travel

    Renting an Airbnb at Lake Anna, Virginia

    I love to travel, and I am the one who books our family’s travel. When I travel for work, I prefer a stipend over travel being booked for me so I can get what I want at the price I know I can find. I love staying in a good…

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    Soma Loungewear for a Cozy New Year
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    Soma Loungewear for a Cozy New Year

    When I was planning our New Year’s Eve getaway to Lake Anna, I knew the dress code would be loungewear.  We planned on making all meals at the house, spending a lot of time reading, playing board games, napping, cooking, and snuggling as families on the couches watching movies and…

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    Where to Find Suiting in Size 18/20
    Fashion Advice

    Where to Find Suiting in Size 18/20

    A reader recently reached out asking about finding suiting in size 18/20.  She has an event coming up where she would like to wear a black suit but hasn’t found one that she likes that doesn’t cost an arm and a leg.  Her email (personal details removed): “Hi Alison! I…

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    Weekend Reads
    Lifestyle

    Weekend Reads

    This coming week will be a bit lighter than usual with content. I’m leaving on a jet plane bright and early Monday morning for California and won’t be back until… I don’t know whether to call is Saturday night or Sunday morning. It’s early AF or late AF depending on…

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