WHY I DON’T SHOP AT REAL STORES

The first time I visited Goodwill, I was about seven years old and my mom brought me. She had always been a deal-finder and bargain-hunter and she frequented second-hand stores since her teenage years. However this was 2007, before vintage shopping was considered to be “cool.” I first felt embarrassed buying used clothes. I felt as if their used…

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THE SWEETEST DAY

Something that you probably didn’t know: The Sweetest Day is on October 17th! Originally formed as a day to bestow romantic gestures on others, The Sweetest Day has become an excuse to do something nice for someone else, or yourself. I’m all about a holiday that involves finding new ways to “treat yo’self,” but what…

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FALL WITH FRYE

Fall in New England and The Frye Company are synonymous if you ask me. Something about the the golden light, crisp air and the smell of leather instantly transports me to a Saturday afternoon spent beneath the turning leaves. It’s not just the smell of leather that sets Frye boots apart from the pack. Since…

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SAVED BY STUDENT SAVINGS

You learn a lot once you hit college. For example, how to leave for class without waking your highly noise-sensitive roommate, which dining halls have the best late night options, and whose English lectures are actually worth taking. These are all highly important pieces of knowledge; don’t get me wrong. They’ve saved me from dealing…

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