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Packing Light: My Travel Staples

Being on the road as a nomad means much of my life is lived out of suitcases. But that doesn’t mean that my outfits have to be boring! Here are my insider secrets to a perfectly managed suitcase. COLOR SCHEMES / CLOTHES When packing my suitcase, I always follow the same color scheme – black, grey, nude, white, olive green. If you’ve seen me out and about this year, these are pretty much the only colors I wear. My essentials include casual dress pants, leggings, and an assortment of tank tops and shell tops. I’m consistently warm, so I pack primarily sleeveless tops and then a sweater or jacket that...

How to clean sterling silver

Are your sterling silver pieces looking dull? Tarnish is a fact of life my friends. Luckily, it’s very easy to take care of. Here are a few quick and easy tips to help bring your pieces back to their shiny original state. Tip 1 Run to Target and pick up this liquid cleaner for sterling silver jewelry. It’s what I buy, it costs about $5 and is very easy to use. Make sure you DON’T soak your jewelry. Instead, quickly dip your jewelry into the cleaner and immediately rinse with water. Then tap a few drops of liquid dish soap (not dishwasher soap) onto your fingers. Rub the soap onto the piece of jewelry...