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Holiday Capsule Wardrobe

I wrote this post for Sugar & Spice back in 2011 and focused on using a few key items from my own existing wardrobe to create a plethora of holiday outfits. What is fascinating to me is that here we are, five years later, and this is still extrem...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Dec 2, 2016

DIY: Coffee

Do you drink coffee in the morning? Yup, me too. Do you feel incomplete without it? Yeah, I know what you mean but. I digress... To satisfy that your craving Is part of your morning routine to pick up your coffee on the way to work at Starbucks, Dunk...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 28, 2016

Holiday Shopping

In honor of Black Friday I want to talk to you about holiday shopping and what my (best) practices are.The reason that I put so much thought and effort into holiday (and birthday) shopping is because there are lots of people on my list  to shop...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 25, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving

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by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 24, 2016

Fall Palette

I feel like it's finally Fall. While PSL has been in our faces since September 1 the weather (hello 80° days) has not been in alignment with that autumn reality and all the other fall paraphernalia until more recently. While summer is my f...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 23, 2016

Coliflor Arroz Amarillo con Habichuelas (Cauliflower Yellow Rice and Beans)

You might not know this but, I am Puerto Rican, 100%. Many meals growing up were traditional, cooked by my grandmother, my father, and my mother. One of the staples of any Puerto Rican's diet is delicious yellow rice possibly with chicken (arroz...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 19, 2016

Fix It, Don't Forget It

Did you know that  that the textile recycling industry recycles approximately 3.8 billion pounds of post-consumer textile waste (PCTW) each year (read: clothes you throw away, and other fabric stuff) this only accounts for ap...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 18, 2016

"Weekend" Chores

"Remember when you were a child and weekend meant a mini vacation? Or at least a break from the mundane so you could enjoy yourself and take part in fun activities, those Barbies and Legos weren't going to play with themselves but, I digress... Do yo...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 16, 2016

Giveaway: Nordstrom Gift Card

Happy Monday! A few of my blogger friends and I wanted to kick start your week by joining together to bring you a giveaway - a $270 Nordstrom gift card!  Are you the one lucky reader?  Simply enter via the widget below!Prize: $270 Nordstrom...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 14, 2016

Working On My Fitness

Image Courtesy of popkey.coHow do you define "Fitness"? The dictionary defines "Fitness" as "the condition of being physically fit and healthy" or "the quality of being suitable to fulfill a particular role or task." That's a little more in depth tha...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 12, 2016

Meal Planning 101

On average weekday do you cook dinner? I do; it is cost effective, great if you have a sensitive tummy or dietary restrictions, and delicious (if I do say so myself!) Unfortunately, it can also be time-consuming. There are a few solutions to mitigate...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 11, 2016

Gluten Free Me

I will start out by saying that I do not have Celiac disease and am not actually allergic to gluten. I do however struggle with a chronic auto-immune problem like 20% of the population of the US who has some form of auto-immune disease. I chose to el...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 11, 2016

All The Dots

In my current work environment, I could show up to work in leggings or jeans everyday and not get a second look from my co-workers or supervisors. That practice is not something that I find to be acceptable especially, on an everyday basis. Most days...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 9, 2016

Mize En Place

On average weekday do you cook dinner? I'm sure you do now because, you are a master meal planner... While meal planning can be a great way to  save time, keeps stress about what's for dinner to a minimum there is one component of cook...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 7, 2016

Warrior Pose, Chaturanga, Glasses Fail?

Do you wear glasses? Cool, me too. Do you do Yoga? Yup, me too, we're practically twins. That being said I'm sure you have felt my struggle... I wear glasses everyday (I'm quite myopic) unless there is some sort of special occasion. Despite that, yog...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 5, 2016

Nambé at Macy's

Recognized for its award-winning designs for more than 60 years, Nambé’s commitment to timeless beauty, artistic integrity, and uncompromising quality is evident in the brand’s collection of serveware, barware, home décor and gift items. I'm su...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Nov 2, 2016

Getting (Back) Into A Routine

This might come as a huge surprise but, routine is a big part of what makes my daily life function at peak efficiency. Shocker, I know... While I don't have every moment accounted for there are things I do at certain points in the day and on cer...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Oct 31, 2016

To Do: Magnum Ice Cream Bar Pop Up Shop

I LOVE ice cream! Yes, more than you... for an after dinner treat, reward for a job well done, or Saturday morning breakfast a snack at the beach/park/pool there is nothing better than ice cream. Recently, when I was in SoHo for dinner with...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on Jun 3, 2016

Brunch Best Practices/Avocado Toast

Weekends mean freedom from work, time to relax, and a chance to get some chores out of the way... Weekends in spring and summer are even better! Why? Because, the time we spend relaxing is feels longer with the sun setting later and later; even chore...
by 260 Days, No Repeats on May 30, 2016

Happy Memorial Day

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by 260 Days, No Repeats on May 30, 2016
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