Category: Lifestyle

Home DecorHow to Throw the Perfect Halloween Party

how to throw a halloween party

Whether you wait all year to show off your decorating and costume skills (like us!) or you want to throw something quick together for your friends last minute, we’re here to help. We’ve got everything you need to eat, drink, be merry, and throw a chic and spooky Halloween fete!

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Interviews5 Minutes With: Cathy Peshek of Poor Little It Girl

We love celebrating boss babes here at Lulus — especially the stylish kind — and well, Cathy Peshek pretty much epitomizes stylish boss babe. As the creative force behind style blog Poor Little It Girl and co-founder of The Blog Societies, a community dedicated to helping other bloggers reach their full potential (yes, honey), Cathy lives the “empowered women empower women” thing. This chick knows how to make it happen — and how to pay it forward. She’s also a longtime Lulus lover (natch). That’s why we sat down with Cathy to chat about style, blogging, and what irks her the most.

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GeneralSpooky Season: Bone-Chilling Book Recommendations

scary books to read for october

Now that all the fall feels are in full swing, it’s time to start prepping for spooky season! And what better way to get in the mood for Halloween than by settling in with a hot cup of tea, some candles, and a scary read! We’ve rounded up a list of spine-tingling thrillers the Lulus office has been reading. Read ahead for a few of our fave horror and true crime novels and get ready to sleep with the lights on!

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LifestyleCrystals 101: Your Guide to Everything Crystals!

crystals 101 - how to harness the power of the earth to reach your goals

The crystal trend is here to stay, and whether you want to test out the healing and good fortune properties, or simply add a little something extra to your decor, we’ve got you covered with our easy tips for to how to incorporate crystals into your life! Read on for your simple guide to everything you need to know about crystals!

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Lifestyle5 Simple Things You Can Do to Get More Involved in Your Community

5 small ways you can get involved in your community today

Real talk: The world can be an overwhelming place sometimes. If you pay attention to the news you can start to feel like there’s a whole lot of bad out there; so much so that doing good sounds kind of pointless. Allow us to remind you: It’s not. In fact, getting involved in your community can actually help counteract negative feelings — and make you a healthier person (really).

There are so many ways to give back that are easy and not time-consuming. And while they may seem small, these little acts can have a major impact not only on you but on the world around you. By getting involved in your community, you can meet new friends, learn new skills, boost your mood, self-esteem, and overall well-being (studies actually show that generosity is good for your health). Plus, you’re making a difference. What’s better than that?

If you’re ready to get involved in something but you’re not sure exactly what that something should be, we’re here to help. Ahead, check out five small ways to help out in your community. We bet you’re feeling better already.

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