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Happy Independence Day (Sales)!

Happy 4th of July, my loves! A long holiday weekends are one of my favorite things in the whole world, because it means three things: fun parties with friends, spending time with family, and awesome sales! This holiday weekend is definitely no different. First off, I have a FANTASTIC deal for all of my readers who are country music fans, barbecue and beer aficionados, festival …

Travel Files: Philadelphia

I’m a really, really lucky gal. My travel benefits through work are something I’m extremely thankful for, no matter how bad my job can seem on certain days. Traveling has been a big part of my life since I was about 12, from spending a week in a gorgeous Rome over Thanksgiving break in the 8th grade to taking a 24 hour trip to California to catch a one-time-only …

Fierce Fridays – Welcome to March

Welcome to the first Fierce Friday of March! We’re another week closer to spring break and warmer weather, which makes me miss those sunny beaches of Cabo San Lucas like crazy. So while I sit here and daydream about my next Cabo adventure, check out this edition of Fierce Friday! • Shopping • If shopping online is something you do a lot of, make sure …

Fierce Fridays – Week Two

Welcome to another edition of Fierce Fridays on the blog! I got some really great feedback from last Friday’s post and I’m super excited that a lot of people are really enjoying this new series. • Shopping • In need of a new outfit? Torrid is currently offering an extra 50% off clearance items both in-store and online. You can also start using your Haute Cash codes …

Welcome to Fierce Fridays!

Even though we’re only about a week into 2016, I’m trying really hard to stick to my new year resolutions. Some are harder to stick to than others, but I haven’t given up yet, which is definitely a win in my book. I’ve been planning a bunch of new things for the blog in 2016, since delivering better and more consistent content here was one …

Gift Guide 101: Last Minute Holiday Gifts

Here we are, only 2 days left until Christmas! If you’re anything like me, you’ve still got a list full of people that you don’t quite have gifts for yet. Don’t stress though, because you’re not the only one scrambling against time to find great last minute holiday gifts. Judging by how crazy and packed the malls are today, a good majority of people are …

Gift Guide 101: Holiday Gifts For Men

Just in time for the holiday shopping season, I’m going to be posting a 3-part holiday gift guide 101 for the men, the women and the best friends in your life. First up today, we’re going to be taking care of the brothers, fathers, boyfriends, husbands and any other important men in your life. Guys are some of the hardest people to shop for during the …

WCBC A Stylish Soiree Gift Basket Giveaway

It’s time for my first giveaway, yay! So I’ve paired up with an awesome handful of bloggers from The Windy City Blogger Collective to give away one of five different gift baskets this holiday season. This gift basket is titled “A Stylish Soiree” and it’s full of wonderful gifts to pamper your favorite hostess! Check out the links below and be sure to enter! Enter …

Hello 2015!

Welcome to The City Lush!

It’s the beginning of a brand new year, full of fresh starts and new opportunities to grow as a person. So it only made sense to launch The City Lush today, with all of 2015 ahead of us to fill with fashion, beauty, love and life.