A swan should see herself as the beauty that she is. Photo via hdwallsource.com.

One of the things that people sometimes criticize about Shopping Girls is that, well, they like to shop. Some even consider it a viable insult. Criticizers put women down for shopping, as if that scores jerks a superiority point on the societal scale of values. How wrong those blinded individuals are.   Shopping Girls rarely […]

Your great-grandparents had better Trick-or-Treat game than you. Although, admittedly, the chilling effect achieved in the photo was surely unintended. Which fact makes it even scarier. Vintage photo via wearekoalasvintage.com, which features exceptionally nice vintage menswear.

[Frontspiece:  Your great-grandparents had better Trick-or-Treat game than you. Although, admittedly, the chilling effect achieved in the photo was surely unintended. Which fact makes it even scarier. Vintage photo via wearekoalasvintage.com, which features exceptionally nice vintage menswear.] ShoppingGirls, if you are concerned that handing out candy on Halloween night to Trick-or-Treaters isn’t good for the children, […]

Everybody has knowledge and insight to share. We can learn from each other, no matter who we are. The learning experience is enriched by studying with a wide range of different students. Get a different viewpoint! Or, find a mentor...be a mentor! Photo via bbc.co.uk.

[Frontspiece: Everybody has knowledge and insight to share. We can learn from each other, no matter who we are. The learning experience is enriched by studying with a wide range of different students. Get a different viewpoint! Or, find a mentor…be a mentor! Photo via bbc.co.uk, providers of fascinating educational programming for practically forever.]   Sometimes, […]

Homeschooling is an excellent, rewarding, and effective option for many ShoppingGirl moms and kids. Photo via Pinterest.

[Frontspiece: Homeschooling is an excellent, rewarding, and effective option for many ShoppingGirl moms and kids. Photo via Pinterest.]   Let’s continue with our list of online retailers carrying back-to-school gear that branches out from the norm:   Worldmarket Lots of ShoppingGirls know that Worldmarket is a great place to pick up decorative and useful pieces for […]

ShoppingGirls of all ages and backgrounds are heading back to school. Photo via tagg.com.au.

[Frontspiece: ShoppingGirls of all ages and backgrounds are heading back to school. Photo via tagg.com.au.] In our last post, we looked at some of the basic back-to-school gear that pretty much every ShoppingGirl will be getting, such as apparel and books. In today’s post, we have gathered a few online resources that you may or may […]

The best of retro 70's style, it is an entire outfit including the top. Layer the skirt over your swimsuit. Wear the top with jeans to a concert. O-Ring Crop Top Maxi Skirt Set. Forever21.com.

In ShoppingGirl’s first post on great Summer skirt options, we looked at the pretty and useful maxi-length crinkle skirt style. It’s great for a Summer ShoppingGirl who is on the go, as it can be carried in her tote easily for quick-change convenience to meet all of her Summertime activity needs.   But crinkled skirts […]

FashionGum.com proves that a cool, comfortable Summer skirt look can be pulled together with finesse.

Shopping Girls know that skirts are flirty and great for Summer weather and activities. Contrary to the belief of some, skirts are also practical choices in many cases; hence why women throughout history have enjoyed the benefits of this apparel option.   Skirts are also incredibly flattering, as long as you pay attention to the […]

A classic natural Summer makeup look that is easy to do. Photo via Pinterest.
Patriotic Monnalisa Girl's handbag is perfect for summer. ChildrenSalon.com.

For many lucky young Shopping Girls, school is out–or soon to be–and a summer full of fun and possibilities awaits!   After spending the school year hauling around a huge, utilitarian book backpack, your young Shopping Girls are probably all about shifting over to cuter options for carrying their gear while on the go.   […]

Campfire cooking can be exquisite.

Shopping Girl gypsies often turn into lifelong foodies because their travels expose them to a wide range of delicious regional cuisines and cutting-edge creative cooking concepts. You are lucky, Shopping Girls, because it’s never been easier to eat like the Princess you are, even while living a van lifestyle.   If you have abundant funds, […]