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The End of Business Casual as We Know it

 With today as the last day of my internship, I thought I would commemorate the bittersweet end with my favorite business casual outfit this summer.    
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Internship Essentials: Business Casual from 9 to 5

This summer has been an array of pencil skirts and pastel cardigans. Each week I wear roughly the same variations on 10 outfits that are business casual, yet still summery enough to not make me feel like I am totally missing out on a summer wardrobe. Over my last two weeks on the job, I will be sharing some those outfits and my internship clothing staples here. For outfit one, we have one of my favorite ensembles. This outfit is comfortable, ...

An Outfit Fit For a President: Exploring the Monuments

Shirt: Papaya | Shorts: Forever 21 | Shoes: Jack Rogers | Purse: H & M | Sunglasses: Kate Spade Keep Calm and Sparkle On ~Alana Robin

Summer Skin and Hair Care Essentials

  Summer time frees up hours to spend pampering yourself, which I like to do. A lot. This summer my favorite hair and skin products have been: Jergens Natural Glow Lotion: This lotion is great for those of us trapped inside at work all day. It keeps my skin tan, while still looking naturally sunkissed. I like this product more than other self tanners because the scent isn’t too rough and it is gradual, giving you the power to use it to ...