Etiquette & Manners

The Complexity of Being

I trawl through various Feminine tags quite often- whether it’s Femininity, Feminism, Gender Traditionalism, or any related tag that will deliver the content that I crave. During one such trawl at one point, I stumbled across two articles with a similar theme to them: That Femininity is weakness.
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Etiquette & Manners

The Power of Choice; Setting the Record Straight on Choice Feminism

Choice Feminism is little understood in certain circles of Feminist thought; most people are under the mistaken impression that Choice Feminism believes that all choices made by a woman are Feminist choices by default; that a Woman making a choice is always making a Feminist choice by default of calling herself a Feminist. This is not, however, the case at all.  Continue reading “The Power of Choice; Setting the Record Straight on Choice Feminism”

Beauty, Homemaking

The Unobtainable Image of the Perfect Housewife: 3 (More) Keys to Success

When people say that the image of the perfect Housewife is unobtainable, their primary focus is almost always on the expectation that we look good doing it all. Like with doing it all in the first place, though? Looking good while doing it isn’t unrealistic or unobtainable either if it’s genuinely what you want to do. Continue reading “The Unobtainable Image of the Perfect Housewife: 3 (More) Keys to Success”

Etiquette & Manners

Toeing the Middle Line; Setting the Record Straight on Centrism

It seems like in today’s political climate, Centrists are everyone’s favorite laughing stock. Admittedly, many of them (us?) might deserve it. But I want to set a few things straight about what Centrism is- and isn’t- supposed to be. Both for fellow Centrists and those who don’t quite understand what it is.

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Fashion

Building the Perfect Vintage Wardrobe: Purchasing Tips

Basics decided? Check! Wardrobe readiness? Complete! Now the next step is to actually purchase items. This, however, is where people often get caught up the most; there are a wealth of options out there, but following these tips can really help you sort it all out- and wind up with a wardrobe that you enjoy. Continue reading “Building the Perfect Vintage Wardrobe: Purchasing Tips”

Fashion

Building the Perfect Vintage Wardrobe: Phase Two

Once you’ve gone through the basics and have a rough idea of what you’re looking for to start your wardrobe, where do you go next? The obvious answer is straight to your closet, of course! We are building a whole new wardrobe, after all. Continue reading “Building the Perfect Vintage Wardrobe: Phase Two”

Fashion

Building the Perfect Vintage Wardrobe: Phase One

Since I became more active in posting about my Vintage wardrobe swap, I’ve received a lot of questions about the process; people often ask what I did, how I did it, and what I think the essentials are- and they are all really great questions. I wish that I had someone to answer them for me when I was working out how to go about it, so I thought I would give it a go myself! Continue reading “Building the Perfect Vintage Wardrobe: Phase One”