5 Sites to Turn to When You Need a Little Life Advice
While we’d like to think The Single Diaries is the only source you’d ever need to get your fill of great stories, awesome inspiration, and expert advice we know it doesn’t hurt to have a few back ups. Since we’re entrenched in the blogosphere we make it our mission to scour the web for the best advice out there for our fearless female readers. There are countless sites we turn to each day for everything from words of wisdom to tips on mastering our manicures.
We know you ladies are out there ruling the world and might not have the time to hunt down the best of the world-wide web. That’s why we’ve decided to take the burden off your shoulders and do the heavy hunting for you. In our newest series “Single Girl Sources” we’ll share roundups of the sites we recommend you turn to when you’re looking for a great e-read.
To start things off we’ve got a list of 5 sites we can’t live without when we need a little life advice. Check these out and make sure to add them to your bookmark bar (right below The Single Diaries of course!)
> The Everygirl
Your Source for: Quick tips on everything from finances to finances. What They Claim: The Everygirl, LLC, is the ultimate online resource helping shape the creative, career-driven woman to experience her life better lived. It is the inspiration to help you achieve your dreams, whatever they may be. Whether it’s how to incorporate a little creativity into your day or motivating you to seek out your dream job, The Everygirl is for you. It is our mission and hope for you to use The Everygirl site to be inspired, but also to take action to become the woman who believed you could, so you did! Why We Love Them: The Everygirl provides us with regular doses of inspiration from women who have made it along with tips and advice to help us follow in their footsteps. Article to Check Out: How to Be in a Healthy and Real Relationship
Your Source for: Personal stories from other 20-somethings making their way through these confusing years. What They Claim: The mission of Quarterlette is to support, guide & inspire women through their quarter-lives. By providing a powerful platform for Quarterlettes to showcase their personal work, blogs, ideas, stories and opinions, we aim to help them gain further exposure while connecting with others. Our hope is to highlight and spread awareness of Quarterlettes who are giving back to their communities and charitable organizations that are positively impacting one or more quarter-life women Why We Love Them: Quarterlette makes us feel like we’re not alone by reminding us that there is a world of 20-something females out there to support each other. Article to Check Out: By the Numbers: A Guide to Your 20s
> The Conversation
Your Source for: Awesome, honest conversations between Amanda and celebrities who come across as her closets girlfriends.
What They Claim: The Conversation with Amanda de Cadenet is an interview series and website. The Conversation’s mission is to explore, nurture and empower the modern woman. It is our genuine desire that this site will be a space that refuses to judge, criticize or separate women from one another. We hope you will come to trust this as a place where you will hear some truth and won’t get sold another useless product or have the latest fad diet or media propaganda pushed on you. The stories will, as best as possible, reflect every woman’s voice without exception. Why We Love Them: Watching Amanda’s interviews makes us feel like we’re getting the golden ticket to the best girl parties ever. It’s about as close as we’ll get to befriending some of our fave female celebs. Video to Check Out: Episode 1 of The Conversation with Amanda de Cadenet. Featuring interviews with Gwyneth Paltrow, Jane Fonda, Sarah Silverman, and Zoe Saldana.
> Lauren Conrad
Your Source for: DIYs, step by steps, and lists to teach you to do all things shrouded in pink femininity. What They Claim: An online editorial destination where fashion and beauty meet crafting, cooking, and more, LaurenConrad.com is your front-row VIP pass to all things lovely and chic. Made with a hint of party planning, a pinch of home decor inspiration and a scoop of fitness, health and self-improvement, this site is a well-rounded recipe for anyone who likes a little sugar and spice. Plus, it’s the best way to stay up to date on editor-in-chief Lauren Conrad’s personal musings and daily discoveries. And it doesn’t stop there… Why We Love Them: For descending from The Hills, LC is about as down to earth as it can get. She clues us in on how to follow in her fabulous footsteps of being an ultra adorable, fabulously fit, super chic, peplum wearing powerhouse. Article to Check Out: Conquering Your First Year in the Real World
> The Daily Muse
Your Source for: The career advice you need now including tips on hot jobs looking to hire. What They Claim: The Muse is your ultimate career destination offering exciting job opportunities, expert advice, and a peek behind the scenes into fantastic companies and career paths. We believe that you can and should love your job—and be successful at it—and we want to help make that happen. Whether you’re just starting out, changing career paths, or aiming for the C-suite, we’ve got everything you need to take charge of your career. Why We Love Them: When we’re in need of a bit of career advice from landing the perfect mentor to acing the interview The Muse has us covered. Article to Check Out: Joyce Kulhawik: Love Yourself—Powerfully Superbly Single! Jen What did we miss? Tell us where you turn when you are looking for life advice. Share the links to your favorites sites in the comments section below!