On Trend: Summer Maxi for Day or Night
The summer maxi skirt trend might just be my favorite (okay, maybe I say that for everything!). But honestly, there is nothing I love more than throwing on a maxi skirt to make an outfit look complete. They are an effortless way to class up any outfit, and there are so many ways to incorporate them in your wardrobe.
Today, I'll show you how to wear your maxi skirt for daytime and for evening. Both of these looks are easy to recreate—don't forget to add a little spin of your own!
Casual Daytime Maxi
During the day, it is important that your ...
Help us make our next issue a reality!
ATTENTION READERS! The next issue of You Are REAL is coming up, but we're short on funds for printing this next magazine. To get started with printing, we need to raise a minimum of $270 by May 30th, but our goal is to raise $1,100 so that we can print more copies of our magazine and expand our reach from our previous issue.
There are three easy ways that you can help us reach our goal and share our message with even more women:
1. Shop our new ETSY store.
We finally opened our online store, and it's got some great stationery that ...
Sneak Preview: A Sweet Summer Soiree
Can't wait for summer to arrive? This dreamy summer dock party just made it even harder to wait! Here's a sneak preview of the amazing entertaining ideas you'll find in the next issue of You Are REAL.
A wooden dock at sunset made a lovely setting for Candice's warm weather soiree.
Candice pours a glass of Sparkling French Berry Lemonade—the perfect refreshment for an outdoor get-together.
Guests relax as they share drinks and conversation. It doesn't look like a difficult way to enjoy a warm summer night!
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Music Minute: Rend Collective Experiment, Jon Foreman, Ascend the Hill, and More!
Page CXVI was founded with a goal of making hymns more known and accessible. Their renditions showcase the original beauty of the hymns, refreshing them without losing the essence of the original songs.
Ascend the Hill
With a goal of spreading the news about Jesus, Ascend the Hill appeals to those who are thirsting for more of God.
The Ember Days
This five-person band based out of New Zealand is not afraid to bring raw emotion to their music. Once you've listened to this sampling, be sure to visit theemberdays.com to learn more about this band and find even more ...
The Need to Be Noticed: How to Break Free from the Opinions of Others
We have an innate desire to feel as though we are valued by others. If you say it isn't so, you aren't being honest! Some of us may appear less affected by peer approval, while others wear their insecurity on their sleeve, but we are all affected by the fear of being overlooked.
Social media doesn't always help. For some, it just provides another outlet through which we feel rejected by others. Facebook sometimes seems like a competition between thousands of photos, status updates, and links that all scream, "Look at me! I have something to say! Please pay attention ...