What to Wear for Winter

Jan
24th

Winter can be challenging to dress for, given the falling temperatures and the need to layer up! Sometimes I struggle with figuring out how to be warm, and also stay stylish, but I've been finding the cutest things at Nordstrom lately! Here are some of my winter picks, that will keep you cozy and looking fabulous! These purple sneakers are one of my new favorites, from Steve Madden brand. They are under $1…

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Stress Relief for Finals/Midterms

Nov
15th

[caption id="attachment_4517" align="aligncenter" width="938"] image: the odyssey online[/caption] It’s the scariest time of the year: finals are around the corner, and you’ve given your social life a proper burial. You’re spending all of your free time at home studying and cramming for everything, and the days start to blend together. Sleep has become simply exercise, as you toss and turn, trying to clear your…

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Polo Under the Stars benefiting FOTAS | FireStar Polo | Images by Maybe Ortiz

Oct
20th

I wanted to take a break from my usual posts to highlight something wonderful that happened. Back on October 6th, Dennis and I sponsored Polo Under the Stars, an event to raise funds for Friends of the Animal Shelter (FOTAS). It was such a success! We raised more than $8,400 for Aiken County Animal Shelter, and it’s already in good hands helping make every end meet. This is such an important part of our community, and…

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Three Fun Activities to try this Fall

Sep
19th

Senior year is full of so many things to do, but don't miss out on the fact that this is your last year before college to spend tim with friends and family, and create those lasting memories! Fall is the perfect time to do just that. Here are our picks for three amazing things to do with your friends or family members during this special season: Have a Pumpkin Carving Contest:  We know this isn't exactly novel, b…

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How to Wear Kimonos

Sep
13th

One of my favorite things on this beautiful earth are kimono jackets. While they may not keep out the chilliest of breezes, they do have a tendency to tie an outfit together! Because it’s an accessory more than a windbreaker, there’s a lot of different ways to wear them. And each way is sure to add that flair that makes you stand out from the crowd - in the best of ways! So start simple: you’re going out, and…

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