New Look for a New School Year

School may have started but it’s never too late to update your look! What kind of expectations do you have for this year? Have any of your expectations been met in the few weeks that school has started? Whether you’re a freshman or a senior, you really don’t know what to expect; and that’s what makes going back to school so exciting!School has always been a place of talk. News fly fast everywhere,…

Highlights from United State of Women: Inspiring, Connecting, and Building a Better World for Women

On June 14, 2016, over 5,000 women from across the U.S. came together in Washington DC for the first ever United State of Women. I was lucky enough to be nominated to attend, and I spent two incredible days learning, celebrating, and preparing for what's to come.  At first, I wanted to share a blog about how much experience impacted me, but, even 2 months later, I'm still struggling to fully…

Travel-Inspired Fashion Picks: Creating a Wardrobe that Reflects Your Global Mindset

Fair Trade products that are reflective of our desire to explore, learn, and connect with other cultures are the perfect accessories to wear all year long.To most, summer is synonymous to travel. We plan adventures with our family or friends or maybe we choose to travel alone and be immersed in the tradition, culture and natural beauty of the destination. As human beings, the desire to discover i…

Traveling Ethically through Peru

“Wow, day one of Peru is coming to an end. What a crazy (but fun) day. I’m really loving this whole independent, getting around by myself thing. If you ever need something to make you feel like a capable human being, this is it.”In June I ventured out to Peru all on my own. It was the first time I had traveled to another country (almost) completely solo. The first half of the trip I spent ven…

Summer Trends Made Better: Summer Jewelry Finds Under $20

While spring symbolizes regeneration, we rely on summer to bring joviality, warmth and youthfulness . It’s time to create memories that will last till the next or time to simply enjoy the warm sun and golden sunsets; while looking good and fab, of course! Apart from traveling, we save our pennies to be able to update our wardrobes… because, let’s face it, summer plays host to our fashion playgrou…