Feeling Good, How-to, Living, The Lux Life, Travel

How to Plan a Staycation

Things are beginning to open up again since the pandemic, but it will be a while before everyone is ready to travel again. But, the good news is you can get away in your own backyard, balcony or local hotel for less money and travel time! And you can do it any time of year.… Continue reading How to Plan a Staycation

DIY, How-to, Reference

Resource: Article on the History of Women and DIY

“We’ve broken through glass ceilings—we just never learned how to fix them!” I read this article today and found it fascinating. Thought I would share in case do as well. (For those who don't know, women's history is a big interest of mine.) There are also several inclusive (gender, sexuality, etc.) books mentioned that readers… Continue reading Resource: Article on the History of Women and DIY

Fashion, Getting Started, How-to, Living

Classic Symbols of Luxury & Their Bargain Alternatives

https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00QRSZOQY/ref=as_li_ss_il?ie=UTF8&psc=1&linkCode=li2&tag=everydaylux0c-20&linkId=8cc002f51b3a89e32e2411b8289e43b2&language=en_US Crystal - Crystal has been the go-to material for the elite for centuries, but it can be really pricey, especially if you don't inherit it from family or get it on a wedding registry (do people still ask for that?). If you do buy crystal and its meant for food or drink, be sure… Continue reading Classic Symbols of Luxury & Their Bargain Alternatives

Fashion, Home, How-to, Living

10 Small Luxuries to Incorporate into Your Life

It's easy to go overboard when implementing luxury into your life. It's fun! it's sparkly! It's also expensive and if you do too much, you risk going bankrupt and/or looking gaudy, which is the opposite of what you want. Here a few ways you can luxe without looking like someone went medieval on you with… Continue reading 10 Small Luxuries to Incorporate into Your Life

Getting Started, How-to, Living

10 Tips for Starting Your Luxury Journey Now

When I started my Everyday Luxury journey, I decided I wanted to feel like I was living in a 5-Star hotel. Think about what it is you want. What are quick, affordable things you can do to make that happen? These are the first things I did and they really made a difference. This is… Continue reading 10 Tips for Starting Your Luxury Journey Now

Home, How-to

Think You Can’t DIY? Yes, You Can!

One great way to include luxury in your house without going broke is to do as many of the upgrades yourself as you can. As women, we're not nearly as encouraged in this area as men are. (Although the proliferation of women on HGTV shows is helping.) We're also not as physically strong and often… Continue reading Think You Can’t DIY? Yes, You Can!