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Fashionable Friday | Birchbox Monthly Beauty

There is a fabulous trend right now, boxes of samples send to your home every month.  There are themes to each box, natural food snacks, puppy treats adn toys, and my personal favorite: Birchbox, a box of beauty samples that arrive to your home. I’m not sure what I love most, the range of samples [...]

Tip(sy) Thursday

Who doesn’t like to look her best? When you make the effort to put on makeup in the morning, before a date or a big night out, it is nice to keep up our appearnace. A “fresh face” can add confidence and even sets the tone of the events we are attending. If you do use [...]

Tip(sy) Tuesday

Ok it happens, people belch. Ideally this is not intentional, but intentional or not, it does occur. Hopefully, the offendor at least has he etiquette knowledge and decency to appoloize and excuse himself or *gasp* herself. When this doesn’t happen you are in every right, nay, it is your duty to apologize for the offensive [...]

How to Balance a Dating Budget

Dear Gwyn, I’ve recently started dating this girl and she is so cheap!  When we go to restaurants she hardly eats or only picks side orders. When we go to movies she only wants to see the matinees.  I really like this girl, but sometimes I just want her to not be so cheap. She [...]

Should women expect men to hold the door?

Dear Gwyn, I think it is rude when I am walking with a guy and he goes through a doorway first. Boys still need to know that ladies go first!! How do I know when to expect this, and when men are just being rude? I am an advocate for equality between men and women, [...]