How Do You Balance Work/Life (& Blogging)?

Skirt The Rules / Light Blue Blouse & Navy Slacks

Light Blue Split Neck Blouse (extra 40% – similar in blush) / Navy Ankle Pants (I’m 5’2″ and it fits full length on me) / White Crossbody Bag / Rosegold Loafers

Have you ever thought yourself: this week, I’m going to crush it at work, hang out with all of my friends and write all of my blog posts in advance … only to not accomplish of those things. Guilty as charged.

How Do I Find a Job in a Completely New City?

Skirt The Rules / Pleated Sleeve Blouse for WorkAnn Taylor pleated cuff blouse / Ann Taylor ‘Devin’ ankle pants (on sale!) / Kendra Scott drusy necklaceHenri Bendel ‘Southstreet’ carryall tote (c/o) / Steve Madden ankle strap heels

When I moved to New York almost four and a half years ago, I came here with two very oversized suitcases, a handful of friends who were already living here and absolutely no job. While I don’t typically recommend moving to one of the most expensive cities in the country while unemployed, I want to let you know that it’s also not the craziest thing in the world to try.

My New Job & How It’s Going to Change My Blog

Skirt The Rules / How to Wear a Sleeveless Top at Work

Ann Taylor peplum top / Ann Taylor ‘Devin’ ankle pants (40% off and comes in 6 colors!) / Daniel Wellington ‘Classic Black’ 36 mm watch (c/o) (use code SKIRTTHERULES for 15%!) / BaubleBar ‘Nixi’ gold cuff (c/o) / Fendi ‘2Jours’ leather tote / Smashbox ‘Be Legendary’ lipstick in ‘Safe Word’

A few weeks ago, I kicked off the new year with new resolutions and plans to start a new job. Well, I finally started last week (!!!) and I wanted to celebrate by sharing a few details about the new gig and what that will mean for the blog.