Hate to say it, but there are certain things that a good text message requires these days, and if you fail to put them in, you might accidentally come off as a rude. Nobody knows exactly when or how this happened, but it is our silly reality in the digital age. A few examples…
Question: I’ve been back to school for a month now, and I’m really bummed about it! I miss summer. What should I do to get over my back to school blues?
First of all, this is a totally normal feeling. Summer is such a fun time. Between vacation, extra time with friends and family, camp, a summer job if you’re of age…and of course not having to do any schoolwork, it is pretty ideal! Not to mention the weather is often great. However, don’t lose sight of all the awesome things that the school year brings.
Giving a tip for services rendered is a very common practice in the United States. Whether it is a taxi driver, a waiter or waitress, a hairdresser, housekeeper, bellhop, or bartender, they generally receive a tip in the range of 15 to 20+ percent.
Having recently celebrated Labor Day, you have to think… isn’t that a weird name for this particular holiday? It is a celebration of workers, recognizing all they do and how hard they work. Yet, the name sounds like a day in which you should be doing Labor. Might as well call it ‘Work Hard Day’. Should we rebrand? Should we be going from Labor Day to Relax Day or Non-Labor Day?
Question: “So I moved to a new city a few months ago, and I am having a hard time figuring out how to make new friends. I know it takes time, but having no plans this Labor Day Weekend really highlighted it for me. Any suggestions on how to make new friends?”
Whether you are going to a wedding, bar mitzvah, work trip, or a big birthday party, you friends and family aren’t always right around the corner. Sometimes, you have to fly in an airplane to get there, right?
Valentine’s Day in the United States is a pretty popular holiday. Whether it’s a couple setting aside time to spend with each other, or giving a classmate a card to brighten their day, plenty of good comes from Valentine’s Day.
We tend to create holidays in order to feel like there is something to celebrate every single day. It is fun to be surprised with a National Ice Cream Sandwich Day, or National Chicken Wing Day, but… two thoughts on that.
There are 10 Federal holidays in the United States per year, which means the other 355 days of the year are just your average, normal days. However, if you look outside of our borders, it turns out that around the world, people have something to celebrate just about every single day of the year!
Braid rings are totally on trend this season. Turn your summer boho look all the way up with this hot, new style. Grab silver and gold hoops from your local accessory store, and embellish them with cool charms for a super stylish do! The options are endless!
The 4th of July is right around the corner. You’ve picked an outfit, and your hair is set! Take your look to the next level with this fun nail art tutorial. You’ll transform ordinary nails into a classic bomb pop design that screams summer! This simple ombre technique is super easy and absolutely gorgeous. Feel free to mix and match colors and wear this look all season long.
Learn the tricks of top models, and take covergirl photos from any angle! The techniques are super simple, but make a huge difference. Whether you’re an Instagram pro, or novice, you’ll LOVE taking photos with this amazing tutorial!
Check out these easy tips and try them for yourself!
As summer heats up, it’s time to revamp your approach to makeup. Keep pores clear and be totally smudge proof with these funky ideas that will put a whole new spin on your summer look. From glitter and face paint, to rhinestones, it’s the hottest new trend.
Check out these hot looks and try one for yourself!
June 21 is the first day of summer! Update your wardrobe in truly vintage style with these fun techniques. You’ll create hot fashion that expresses your personal flair. Grab a few friends, and recycle your items or pick up some retro pieces, then choose your favorite design project. With a few supplies, you’re the fashion designer!
Portrait style has taken a totally funky spin with Vita Perfetta Anime Caricatures. Party guests go wild as our artist creates their fantasy alter ego. Your natural features and unique personality blend with distinctive Japanese manga style to create a custom anime look.
Shibori is the ancient Japanese art of tie dye. It’s super trendy right now, and with this fun tutorial, you’ll transform plain, white fabrics into gorgeous indigo wearable art. Start with scarves and t-shirts, then go wild with large tapestries and even bed coverings! Master the technique and tailor it to your style.
We absolutely love this gorgeous and super detoxifying galaxy soap tutorial. IIt starts with an activated charcoal base for skin clearing power plus the awesome black backdrop. Then blend in bright glitter in tons of colors for adorable soaps that shine as bright as a star! Choose from your favorite essential oil fragrances for a custom creation!
Mandala stones are absolutely adorable. The designs are as versatile as your style. Create and use these colorful patterned stones as amazing gifts and décor. Start with your favorite paint hues and use this drop technique to create intricate art that’s oh, so cute!
When we found this cookie decorating tutorial, we instantly fell in love! What’s better than yummy cookies that look like your favorite makeup palette? It’s a fun project to practice with friends. Choose your favorite colors and shapes and don’t be afraid to get creative!
Check out this fun tutorial and try it for yourself!
You have the movies and the games covered, now it’s time take your slumber party to the next level with these fun ideas. Just in time for summer, tie-dye pillowcases are such a cool outdoor project. This hands-on activity gives each guest a themed gift. Then, make dessert even sweeter with these tips for an amazing ice cream sundae bar!
Freshen up your décor with these cool wall hanging projects. From witty signs and fringe to hanging banners and flowers, there’s something for every style. Even better, you can customize each look to your color and style preferences. Grab your tools and go wild creating funky décor for your space.
Looking for a late-night snack with a little flair? You’ll love this delicious unicorn popcorn recipe. It’s the perfect blend of salty and sweet. Candy-coated unicorn drizzle is the perfect finishing touch. Wow your guests, or just treat yourself to an extra special snack with this fun recipe. Check out this simple recipe and try it for yourself!
Unleash the beauty of boho fashion with Vita Perfetta Barefoot Sandals. Our newest style service is absolutely perfect for the season! Party guests will love mixing and matching colorful beads and charms to create their own custom accessory. Talk to us about craft-style options for an oh, so, artistic experience!
Give your old jeans a new look with these funky craft ideas. From tie die, and flag cuffs, to embroidery and more, these craft projects will completely update your wardrobe! You’re the designer as you experiment with each technique and choose your favorite.
Waffle shots are our best kept secret. Indulge in these bite-sized desserts at your next event for an experience you’ll never forget! Start with crisp, lightly sweetened waffle cone cups filled with gooey fillings and coated with decadent chocolate. Then, we fill them with your choice of hot chocolate, coffee, espresso, or tea. Sip and indulge in this yummy treat!
Marbled décor is super trendy. It looks amazing and is so easy to create. These adorable ring dishes make great home accessories and gifts. Each one is totally unique! Choose your favorite clay colors and go wild. Go even larger and create a statement piece! It’s hands-on art that’s oh, so fun.
If bohemian style is your flavor, you’ll love this new craft project. Use feathers, cord, and shells to create gorgeous headbands, anklets, belts and more. Mix and match your colors for a variety of looks. These accessories make gorgeous personalized gifts or even better, have a craft party!