• Weekend Reads
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    Weekend Reads

    Last April I was invited to speak at the conference Rebelle Con in Richmond, Virginia. Rebelle Con was founded by a pair of women who were sick of the “go hard or go home” messaging that was causing so many of our peers to burn out, get discouraged, or confirm…

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    Black Watch Plaid Pantsuit on a Rainy Day
    Outfit Posts

    Black Watch Plaid Pantsuit on a Rainy Day

    Wednesday I shared my three day trip to NYC and mentioned we did a photoshoot – well here are the photos!  We met with Kathleen from Laurel Creative at Pastis, a French restaurant in the Meatpacking District, for a breakfast shoot.  I bought no new clothing for this trip and…

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    Three Days in NYC During NYFW
    Lifestyle

    Three Days in NYC During NYFW

    Two years ago I left Corporate America to focus on this blog full-time. I had seen so much transition and layoffs not just as my job but with many of my friends in various fields I stopped feeling as though there was truly a thing like job security with my…

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    Where To Shop for Plus Size Workwear
    Fashion Advice

    Where To Shop for Plus Size Workwear

    A reader recently DMed me on Instagram asking where she should look for plus size workwear.  She recently was promoted at work and needed to level up from business casual to a more professional and polished look.  At a size 22, she was struggling to figure out where to shop…

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    Weekend Reads
    Lifestyle

    Weekend Reads

    Last year was my first year buying health insurance for my family through the Maryland healthcare exchange.  When I quit my day job, I went on COBRA for the first year, finding its ridiculous cost actually cheaper than anything available through the ACA.  Last year, the ACA was cheaper thanks…

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