Two Ways to Wear SEQUINS for the Holidays

Two Ways to Wear SEQUINS for the Holidays

TGIF, friends! It’s officially the sparkliest day of the week, so it’s only fitting to break out the sparkliest ensembles. 😉  Last week I ordered a BUNCH of pieces for the holidays from Walmart’s website,…

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Let’s Talk Holiday Budgeting: 10+ Tips to Not Go Broke this Season

Let’s Talk Holiday Budgeting: 10+ Tips to Not Go Broke this Season

Tell me if these Jingle Bells ring true: In a blur of panic and eggnog, your tinsel is in a twist because you’ve still gotta find the perfect gift for Aunt Karen and Cousin Pam…

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Sparkle & Shine: An AFFORDABLE Holiday Outfit (Under $80 Total!)

Sparkle & Shine: An AFFORDABLE Holiday Outfit (Under $80 Total!)

One of the TOP requested types of content for the season from my recent reader survey was for ~dressier~ holiday outfit inspiration for all of the Christmas parties and seasonal shindigs on the calendar. And…

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What’s an Emergency Fund? (+ How much should be in yours!)

What’s an Emergency Fund? (+ How much should be in yours!)

EMERGENCY – are you prepared for one? Rather, is your bank account prepared for one? Emergencies are like accidents – you never really think it’ll happen to you until you’re stuck in the eye of…

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7 Shifts to your Skin + Hair Routines to Stay Hydrated this Season

7 Shifts to your Skin + Hair Routines to Stay Hydrated this Season

Friends…there are CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS at Walmart now. CHRISTMAS IS COMING. You know what else that means is coming? Jack Frost and his ice blasts. Maybe you’re #blessed and live somewhere reminiscent of a palm tree…

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20 Goals every Woman should set for herself in her 20’s

20 Goals every Woman should set for herself in her 20’s

I think once I hit 25, it was like I just became more ~aware~ of my age. Maybe 25 is that magic number where you suddenly start counting differently? Like, you’re halfway over the hump…

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Let’s talk about Cancer.

Let’s talk about Cancer.

*Sponsored by Genentech* This post is a bit *different* from the usual around here in that it’s about a much more serious, sobering topic: cancer. Specifically, breast cancer. Not that we ever shy away from…

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My Grown-Up “Going Out” Outfit Formula

My Grown-Up “Going Out” Outfit Formula

When it’s Tuesday but we’re all already dreaming about happy hour on Friday – it’s just that kinda week. So I figured I’d help speed up the wait to the weekend with a little guide…

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9 Tips for Completing a No-Spend Challenge

9 Tips for Completing a No-Spend Challenge

#RealTalk – I’m not always the best with money. Rather, I’m not always the best with tracking money. If you need someone to spend your money, I’m your girl. 😉 But really, my mindset used…

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A RE-freshing Shampoo Ingredient for a Hair Detox

A RE-freshing Shampoo Ingredient for a Hair Detox

Come summertime, it feels like everyone and her mom is sporting long, luscious mermaid waves – very beachside apropos. While we all focus on achieving smooth and chic body to our hair, we sometimes forget…

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1 Thing, 3 Ways: Cuddl Duds Hoodie Cardigan (Today’s Special Value on QVC!)

1 Thing, 3 Ways: Cuddl Duds Hoodie Cardigan (Today’s Special Value on QVC!)

TGIF – it’s TSV time! That’s a lotta acronyms on a Friday, so in case you’ve had a long work week and ICYMI ( 😉 ), we’re talking all about Today’s Special Value on QVC…

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8 Habits of People with Good Credit Scores

8 Habits of People with Good Credit Scores

You guys loveloveLOVED last month’s post on money tips from millionaires, so I wanted to kick it up a notch by bringing it down more on the level of us everyday folks. 😉 We might…

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My Top 5 Colleen Rothschild Favorites + Bestsellers ON SALE

My Top 5 Colleen Rothschild Favorites + Bestsellers ON SALE

You know what I lovelovelove? Good skin and good sales. Luckily, we’re celebrating BOTH today – woo! Chances are, if you’ve been hanging out here for a hot sec, you’ve noticed that I have a…

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25 Money Tips that Millionaires Swear By

25 Money Tips that Millionaires Swear By

Statistically speaking, 30% of folks rely on Google for financial advice, but half of Americans live paycheck-to-paycheck (statistic via Lexington Law). Friends, not sure about you, but I think this is CRAZY. I’m no money…

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6 Essential Money Questions to Ask your Partner

6 Essential Money Questions to Ask your Partner

Happy hump day, friends! One of the last “relationship” themed posts on CUR was about important conversations to have with your significant other before things get, well, serious. Serious in the relationship, and also serious…

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How I’m being SMART around the house.

How I’m being SMART around the house.

Happy Monday, friends! Things are a wee bit chaotic right about now, between the middle of summer, so much travel upcoming. 😉 The entire month of July is totally go go go for us, up until…

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3 Summer Takes on the LBD (EACH UNDER $20!!!)

3 Summer Takes on the LBD (EACH UNDER $20!!!)

Happy Tuesday + happy SUMMER, friends! I am SO beyond stoked to be partnering with Walmart to bring you today’s post. If you’ve been part of the CURowd for awhile, you might remember me talking about…

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I wore Crest Whitestrips for 14 Days and here’s what happened.

I wore Crest Whitestrips for 14 Days and here’s what happened.

At my last dentist appointment, I asked the doc about professional teeth whitening. He told me, “No can do since you’re pregnant…but in the meantime, you could try Crest Whitestrips.” SAY NO MORE, Doc. #RealTalk…

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CREDIT 101 – What is it, Why you need it, How to get it, + MORE

CREDIT 101 – What is it, Why you need it, How to get it, + MORE

Do you have your coffee poured? Because time to learn today! One of the most requested topics way back when we did a Reader Survey was for “adulting” type posts and content around finances to…

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Spring Cleaning your Finances – 14 changes to make now!

Spring Cleaning your Finances – 14 changes to make now!

Spring has sprung and we’re onto summer – did you finish spring cleaning yet? Whenever we think spring cleaning, our brains jump straight to closets and cabinets and clearing out the clutter. But there’s another, potentially…

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