How To Shop Ethically on a College Budget

I told you all on Monday why I chose to start shopping ethically and while the choice didn’t come easy it’s really the ‘How’ that’s the hardest part. My two biggest fears when making this decision was that 1) I’d have to become much more minimalistic in my personal style. I saw all these people shopping ethically…

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Making the Ethical Choice

Hi Everyone! So, about a week ago I posted on Instagram that I have recently decided to shop ethically and I wanted to tell you all a little about what that actually means and why I’m doing it. First off, I want to say this was not an impromptu decision. It had been on my…

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Demand Better from the World

I recently watched a TEDx talk about the effects of modern advertisement on women for my fashion marketing class and it honestly hurt my soul to see how women are being portrayed and expected to look. In a time when everyone is talking about female empowerment, it seems absolutely illogical to continue buying into an…

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I am a Pro-Life Feminist​

I’ve never really been one to protest or feel comfortable marching before. Growing up in Southern California there was such a stigma of disagreeing with or offending someone so you just never talked about politics or beliefs at all. I’d mention maybe being pro-life and everyone would attack me for hating women and being ignorant…

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Speaking for Those Who Can’t

Jeanne Marie Hathway Today thousands of people, Christian and atheist, republicans and democrats, young and old March for those who can’t defend themselves. We march for babies who were never given the chance at life. For older men and women who are told that they are a burden and that they should choose to end…

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Striving Towards a New Eden

It’s been a while since I’ve really talked about why we dress modestly and I think it’s time to talk about it again. In my fashion marketing class, we were talking about the start of clothing.  There are about 4 leading theories as to why the earliest humans started to wear clothing and what I…

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Persevering in the Unknown

Being at the Focus SLS2018 conference I didn’t really have the time to write out a blog post on my partner here and longtime friend Christina DeLuca. She has been a gift to my life for as long as I can remember and I couldn’t imagine a world without her. To get you guys a…

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A New Years Resolution You’ll Want to Stick With

New Year’s Resolutions – pretty sure I gave up on those a while ago. I tried out the whole gym thing. I was good for about 2 months. I tried out no gossip. Let’s be real, as much as I wanted to, I totally failed. I tried the “be more confident” thing. Well, let’s just…

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How to Celebrate New Year’s with a Style that Glorifies Him

New Year’s Eve, a night to celebrate and toast to the gifts of this year and grow in hope for the year to come. It’s a night of friends, family, maybe even a little dancing, and sometimes a night where we can feel out of place. It’s hard to feel at peace when you’re the…

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Three Essential Outfits for Christmas

Jesus’ birthday is one of my favorite days of the year! Cozy times with family, really long masses, lots of delicious foods, our God becoming man… just a couple of things that make this day so so good. And yet, Christmas has always been kind of rushed with my family. We go from opening presents…

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