May, 2012

Color-ful: Purple

Continued from Color-Ful, a guide to practical color psychology. Associations: Royalty, intuition, imagination, mystery, spirituality, regal beauty, rarity. Effects: Brings balance, transforms fears and obsessions, combats shock and fear, and…

Love Thy Neighbor

It’s an all too familiar paradox that we can feel most alone when we’re surrounded by others. While city life provides great opportunities for community, it is also incredibly isolating…

Mini Mix: Transition

The theme to this month’s mini mix is transition. For me, this mix is the perfect combination of embracing the exciting newness of a change ahead, while coexisting with that…

Boundaries: Creating a Game Plan

In my last article, we came up with the WHY behind our relationship boundaries, discussing how the WHY gives purpose, lays the foundation, and keeps us committed to the boundaries…

Baked Oatmeal Goodness

Whether you live alone or with a roommate or husband, it’s always the right time to treat yourself or others with a heart-warming breakfast. Here’s a delicious recipe by Kitchen…

Fearfully and Wonderfully Made

Sadly, the world we live in glamorizes and idolizes perfection, constantly telling us lies that we aren’t enough. You are not thin enough. You’re not pretty enough. You’re not creative…

The Attitude of Furniture

I just recently rented my first home with my (brand, glistening, sparklingly fresh) husband, and am counting the days until we can move in. I find myself sitting in meetings…

The Beautiful Ace

Again, The Stylist is not just about style in regards to clothing, but also about the style interwoven into our surroundings–the design of interiors, exteriors, and architecture of buildings towering…

Reframing Transitions

It occurred to me one hectic day on public transport in a big city: We are ALWAYS in transition. We never stop coming or going. We go out of the…