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Xmas Done Chic: 5 Levels Of Increasingly Festive Holiday Outfits

Tis the Season! As if shopping for everyone on your list isn't enough during the holidays, we then have to worry about WHAT TO WEAR to the countless number of family/friend/office/just-because holiday parties. I love mixing it up and creating outfits that won't strap me with pieces I know I can't use later in my wardrobe.

Lily James stepping out of the magic stagecoach in the Disney Cinderella movie trailer live action
Even the sweetest Cinderella stories have some sort of creepy angle.

20 Disturbing Love And Life Lessons From Disney Princesses

I grew up with a lot of love for Disney cartoons, and like most girls I love Disney princesses. But unfortunately, not all women and girls are able to discern the Disney fairy tales they love from how real life actually works. Disney princesses set a really high bar for women and girls to live up to: your waist to hip ratio needs to be preternatural, you'll probably need to be born royalty or marry into it, and Prince Charming doesn't really need to know you that well.

couple holding hands

10 Brutal Truths About Being Married To Someone Who's Bipolar

When your partner is diagnosed with bipolar, you won't know what is coming. This is because even if you understand mental illness- I was already struggling with anxiety and depression when my husband was diagnosed- you don't know what it's going to look like in this particular person. There are general parameters of symptoms, but they can vary wildly.