Pomodoros & Productivity

Have you ever thought a tomato could help you be more productive?  Well, it can! The Pomodoro Technique, developed by Franceso Cirillo, has completely changed the way I think about a task at hand. Sometimes looming deadlines can cause heightened levels of anxiety, and instead of spurring increased motivation and productivity, they can initiate a never-ending black hole of procrastination.…
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Seasonal Scallops

Lily Avenue Carrigan // Sweetheart Scallops Ring Set // Sweetheart Scallops Necklace // Sponge Crepe Scallop Dress // Scallop Trim  Cross Body Bag // Chantel Flat // Charting Nantucket Scallop Oxford Sunnier days call for plenty of wardrobe adjustments! With vacation season and summer relaxation approaching quickly, I could not be more ready for spring! Scallops are definitely a must this year and are a great way to add a personal touch to your wardrobe without overdoing it. I’ve picked out the items that are…
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Easter Egg-citement

Pretty pastels. Sweet treats. Bunnies with fluffy cotton tails. What’s not to love? Easter is such a happy holiday. It’s symbolic of new life and new beginnings, but in my mind it also marks the real end of winter and the freshness of springtime. Each year, I look forward to the Easter bunny’s delivery of sweets and goodies (yes, he still comes to my…
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Plentiful Pillows

I’ve always loved throw pillows. Curating that perfect combination of color and design can add brightness and warmth to any room. Coming home to a nicely made bed full of colorful pillows is one thing I always look forward to at the end of a long workday. I love the look and feel of crisp, white bedding because it feels so clean and refreshing…
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Breaking Through Ceilings

Lean in. Sit at the table. Be nice, but also insistent. These are all professional and life lessons Sheryl Sandberg tries to teach us in her popular book, Lean In. Based on her own experiences, she sets out to inspire women and provide us with guidance for success in a corporate world led disproportionately by men. As women, we face many social challenges unique to the circumstances of…
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