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September 2015

4 statement necklaces every woman should own

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DownHomeDamsel.com | Photos from Pinterest

A wise fashion icon once said, “Before you leave the house, look in the mirror and remove an accessory.” While Coco Chanel’s words are highly regarded, statement necklaces do not carry the same weight. No pun intended. (Some of my necklaces probably add two or three pounds to me.) Ha!

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Zesty grilled chicken edamame flatbread

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Flatbreads are my go-to meal when I’m tired from a long week and crave something simple, but satisfying. They’re healthier than regular pizza crusts and you can add endless topping combinations. I usually end up topping my flatbread with leftovers in the fridge. In fact, this is how this recipe was born!

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How to wear boyfriend jeans

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As we transition into sweater weather, many of our summer/spring staple items get tucked away. Well, I’m making a point to break that habit. Boyfriend jeans can be worn year-round and are very versatile when creating looks. Don’t let anyone tell you any different! It can be done.

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6 ways to de-stress during the workweek slump

During the week, many of us forget to nurture ourselves and let go of work frustrations at the end of the day. Here's how to turn the tables during your workweek and nurture your mind, body and soul, with minimal cost of course.

We’ve all had those days. The minute you walk out the door, you spill coffee on your new white blouse and traffic is relentless on the way to the office. Everyone is drilling you at work and you can’t seem to focus on any urgent tasks. And by the time you walk through the door that night, set your heavy purse down and plop on the couch, you’re dreading to do it all over again. You’re exhausted and your mind is pulling you in so many different directions.

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Style Board: Saying goodbye to summer

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Hey everyone! I’ve been really busy the past couple of weeks but I’m back in action! And there’s great news too; this week I start my regular workweek schedule. After three long months of working every weekend, I am finally transitioning to a Monday through Friday work schedule.

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