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To Bike or Not To Bike?

I’ve been thinking for a while that I’d really love to have a bike. D.C. is pretty spread out and sometimes it feels like it can take forever to walk/take public transportation. Bikes are chic, easy, relatively cheap, and definitely eco-friendly, but do I have what it takes to bike in D.C.?! Riding a bike here would certainly be different than riding it in Pennsylvania! For starters, there are pedestrians. Also, the ever-intimating traffic circle. But is this really enough to keep me from buying a bicycle? I think not!

Plus, I already picked out which one I want. Adorable, no?

Do you have a bike? What is the best part about riding it?

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Rain, Rain, Go Away

If you’ve ever lived in DC, or any place like it, you know you’re going to have to deal with the rain. A lot. Especially in the summer. And in any place where streets flood quickly, and a thunderstorm is always just a few minutes away, a girl’s always got to be prepared!

When it comes to rain gear these Hunter boots are my absolute favorite. I love them in green because they work with every season and with almost any outfit. They’re a good combination of classic and cute.

Hunter boots can run a bit pricey though, so my second favorite (and more budget-conscious) choice are these boots by Sperry. (And if you’re looking for something for the winter months check these boots out, they have a fleece lining for extra warmth when it gets cold!)

While you’re at it, why not get a fabulous umbrella. The bubble umbrella can be found online or in stores. Urban Outfitters has one I especially like, but all of them help to prevent the hair frizzies and keep you looking oh-so-chic.

Just because it’s raining, doesn’t mean you can’t shine.

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