Before Emily Li Mandri graduated from Johns Hopkins University in 2009, she had stumbled upon an unusual post-grad plan. During her last semester she rented a booth at Hopkins' spring fair to sell her own silkscreened T-shirts. Her entire stock of 30 garments sold out in mere hours. She worked...

Girl tip posts that I published in 2013. And a big thank you to YOU for reading them! Happiness is something we all want out of life and probably struggle with all the time. I was touched by the honesty from some of you when I published this post. Read the full post HERE. I started my jar...

No matter what phase of undergrad or post-grad you're in, you've probably been bombarded with back-to-school ads and emails filled with everything from sofa sales to friends trying to get rid of the IKEA dresser they bought four years ago. As overwhelming as they can seem, there are...

When I mentioned in yesterday's Friend Friday post that I was planning a Wardrobe Detox everyone seemed more interested in this than my answers to the questions. I was so glad that I had mentioned it, as it has help to encourage me to get on and do it. Do you find that, that telling someone...

After a lot of thought, this had to be reduced to a top five social media tips post. Which is a good thing as it means there is so much great advice readily available out there now to help get your social media feeds working effectively in conjunction with your blog. But these are mine and...

You're able to make better decisions, people trust you more and you can complain about "kids these days" without getting side-eyed too hard (darn teenagers and their sexting!). Life in general tends to improve past 24–you're older, wiser, and most importantly, paid more than you ever were in...

But ask any of my friends how they feel about post-grad life and they will tell you they love it, no, that it's better than college. And you know what, the more I think about what I've done since graduating, the more I agree with them on this one. Sure, it's no longer socially acceptable...

The new 2-in-1 Acne Wipes from AcneFree are awesome for post workout cleansing. I love how gentle they are no harsh sting, just a simple swipe and my face is sweat and grime free no rinsing needed. These are perfect for your gym bag or traveling this summer. Keep your skin looking great...

My veil beanie is by BCBG (see my post and link to buy here). Pants: Poetic Justice c/o, BagJust Fab (c/o), Forever 21 Mickey Mouse Sweatshirt here. My lipstick is Sex by Ka'oir (see post here) This was the look I was originally going for but the snow just wouldn't let me be great. That's...

And some decide to do a little thing called grad school. All of these are wonderful options and as long as your post-grad self is happy, that's all that matters! If you're hyperventilating while reading this because you're a post-grad who feels overwhelmed by possibility or the pressures to...

 

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