The Week of November 30th

Around the Hub

The holidays are here and Boston Magazine has compiled a top notch list of events. Don't forget, our boy Marty is offering discounted pricing for some of the events! 

Boston / Cali blogger, AllieWears is coming home for the holidays to host a holiday shopping party at the Prudential Center this Thursday. 

Don't forget the guys! Stop into Blank Label for their Gifts for the Guys  holiday shopping night with pop ups from Olives & Grace, Follain, Shit That I Knit, and Hobey Toggery & Tackle. It will be hosted by Matt Simko so you know it'll be a good time!

UPDATE: We will not be having a Ladies Lounge this December, but sign up for our newsletter (via the sidebar) to stay in the loop for the events starting again in January. 

Around Los Angeles (New!) 

The holiday American-made fairs are upon us! Two that I am spying are Holiday Shop the Block in DTLA's Art District and Unique USA's Holiday Market at the California Market Center.

One of my favorite bands to see live, Tanlines, is playing this Wednesday at the Fonda Theatre.

Get your tickets ($25 for general public) now for an evening with Mindy Kaling at the LACMA Tuesday, December 15th.

Gasp! Splendid x Damsel (in Dior)'s launch party is going down this Thursday at the Grove. 

Career & Finance

Do not be this girl. 15 holiday party mistakes NOT to make at your office's holiday celebration.

Everyone has moments of doubt, but it's time to stop second-guessing yourself. 

Syle & Decor

Hosting a holiday party? Here's 10 easy ways to spruce up your apartment with some holiday pizazz. 

Lauren Conrad rounds up holiday outfit ideas and I am so in love with the cozy sweater and glitter skirt combo! However, I'd rent the skirt as it'd be a tough item to wear more than once. 

Health & Beauty

I am 100% addicted to distraction and this article was a huge wake-up call. 

And on that note, 8 easy ways to unplug from technology everyday.

Why you should do things you're bad at and afraid of.


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