Lunchtime Reading: March 21

It is snowing like crazy in DC today, which means pretty much the entire city is working from home! I stopped by District Doughnut for a midday work snack and the streets were pretty much deserted. I wonder how many inches we’ll get?

  1. How to hygge your work-space. (Babes Who Hustle)
  2. Speaking of work, I’m loving Spotify’s Metropolis playlist for when I’m doing busy work at my desk!
  3. Eight smart things you can do with your bonus (or tax return). (The Everygirl)
  4. This is why I didn’t hire you. (MSN via The Work Edit)
  5. If you have sensitive skin, this is the sunscreen for you. I have it and love it!
  6. Jasmine is the cool girl scent of 2018, and I am so here for it. (Refinery 29)
  7. 10 life-changing trips to add to your bucket list. (The Everygirl)
  8. Nordstrom is now carrying Anthropologie Home and I am so, so excited!!!
  9. For everyone getting hit by the Nor’easter today, here are 15 ways to have a grown up snow day. (Bustle)
  10. Look at this French Girl Starter Kit to channel your inner Parisienne. (Goop)

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Lunchtime Reading: February 8

  1. What I’m wearing: this hilarious tee-shirt, courtesy of Hitha.
  2. Marks and Spencer has the cutest one-pieces! Perfect for vacation 🙂
  3. I started reading The Defining Decade, and it’s great. 10/10 would recommend.
  4. A hilarious, brutally honest DC bucket list. (The Medium)
  5. Thirty travel goals for 2018. I want to do all of them! (CN Traveler)
  6. Not sure if I am excited for or terrified of the new K-beauty mask I got? (Allure)
  7. This weekend I saw Call Me By Your Name and it is my new favorite movie.
  8. Need some new workout jams? These playlists have you covered. (Refinery 29)
  9. Embracing the Danish idea of Hygge will make your winter suck less. (Darling)
  10. How to take better travel photos, according to a professional photographer. (The Everygirl)

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Lunchtime Reading: January 9

  1. Thirteen things you should give up if you want to be successful. (Thriving Global)
  2. Teens aren’t partying anymore, and here’s why. (Wired)
  3. Turtlenecks were cool before Drake. Read this to find out why. (Ssense)
  4. Young professionals go-to hang out idea is happy hour, but if you’re in the mood for something else, try these. (Yes and yes)
  5. This simple and oh-so-cool outfit is everything I want my style to be! (The Work Edit)
  6. Eight ways to bring hygge into your home. (The Everygirl)
  7. This is my new favorite hashtag on Instagram. (Girls’ Night In)
  8. A fashion start-up that caters to working women. (Wash Post)
  9. Move over milkshakes; soft-serve is the new Instagrammable dessert. (Chicago Tribune)
  10. In the 1920’s, sneaking aboard a ship was the way to go viral. (The New Yorker)

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Lunchtime Reading: January 4

  1. What is hygge? (Refinery 29)
  2. Looking to get away? Here are the cheapest places to visit each month of the year. (Travel + Leisure)
  3. If air travel makes you anxious, these are the world’s safest airlines. (CN Traveler)
  4. Winter wardrobe essentials to help you make it through the next 3 months. (Elizabeth Street Post)
  5. Seven things successful women do in January. (The Everygirl)
  6. How Instagram changes the way we experience art. (NPR)
  7. Working from home? Here are some ideas of how to make the most of your day. (Business Insider)
  8. Use these tips to defend your wardrobe against snow, salt, etc. (The Work Edit)​
  9. Have you heard of Dagne Dover? She’s taking the handbag world by storm. (Forbes)
  10. Eight principles for self-investment. (The Medium)

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