Sick Collaboration Alert: Milly for Kohl’s

Okay, guys. Holy shit. I honestly couldn’t get this post up fast enough.

Admittedly, I’m a total sucker for designer collaborations. Was anyone else disappointed (in the FOMO sense) by Target’s latest line with Lilly Pulitzer? Or who remembers 3.1 Phillip Lim for Target?

I knew that Michelle Smith (the designer better known as Milly) was creating a line for Kohl’s, but I wasn’t really anticipating it as much as I have other collaborations in the past.  Reason being, I didn’t think it be this good.

… AND IT’S GOOD.

Like, really REALLY GOOD.

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Blogging for Business: Mastering Social Media

All right, my friends. Here it is: The follow-up post to our last discussion on How to Make Your Blog a Business.

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Ironically, I spent most of the past weekend in Hilton Head — and offline. I’m sure you can relate to this, but when you feel like you’re living a lifestyle that’s constantly connected, you crave time away from social media.

Over time, I’ve really grown to have a love/hate relationship with it. Quite frankly, I hate how social has transformed (/is often treated as) a soapbox and platform solely for self-promotion.

Before we dive into part two, I’d encourage you to go back to the original post and read the comments. If you feel overwhelmed about blogging and balance, you are not alone!

While I’m going to go into greater detail in this post, my advice for managing and growing your social media presence can be summed up in two very simple sentences:

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