Rakiya Patterson

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6 Crucial Life Skills You Won’t Learn in School.

We are born, we go to school, we learn a bunch of stuff and we die. Ok so maybe it doesn’t quite happen that cut and dry but it’s pretty darned …

Street style tip of the day: Little white dress

Street style tip of the day: Little white dress<p>No wardrobe is complete without a little white dress. We especially love this floral scalloped hem and high neck.<p>To find out all the details about this outfit on Prosecco & Plaid, click here!<p>52 Weeks of Chic highlights the very best of street style …

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50 Years Ago Today: How One Sadhu Changed the World [Article]

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Sydney Bites Downunder (and I Don't Mean the Shark Type)

By College Tourist; Author: Sophia Athas, University of Technology Sydney, Australia<p>While Sydney crawls its way up the 'most expensive places to live' list, it's easy to forget the possibility of a Uni lifestyle, because lo and behold, student-friendly pockets exist and eating on a budget is on the …


My Mini-Guide to Happiness

Smile. Breathe. Hakuna Matata. We have all probably heard enough from people telling us to calm down, stay positive, and to keep moving. But, that is alright, because we often forget half the positive advice we hear anyway when we are drowning in our own pool of self-doubt.<p>Over the past few years, …


Celebrate the New Pantone Shades with 12 of Fall’s Best Orange-Hued Looks

This morning, for the first time in three years (save April’s addition of—what else?—Minion Yellow), the Pantone Color Institute debuted a bevy of shades. Two hundred and ten of them, to be exact. Today’s round of new colors puts a focus on the orange family. While we’ll leave it to other folks to …