[Frontspiece: An entire pumpkin patch seems to have come to life in this fun yard display that’s not too spooky for kids of all ages to wander through. Image via wallpapercave.] After decorating her yard to spooky perfection, and adorning herself in the perfect costume to match, no Shopping Girl will drop the ball on […]

"Shopping Online Is Too Hard," said no woman ever. Photo via onlineebaystore.blogspot.com.

[Frontspiece: “Shopping Online Is Too Hard,” said no woman ever. Photo via onlineebaystore.blogspot.com.]       When Founder Tom obtained the domain name for ShoppingGirl.com back in the late 1990s, he was working at one of the most successful Web businesses around. It still is a major player, a company you’ve likely used more than once. […]

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 […]

Scene from Lucy Liu's hilarious performance as a motivational instructor in the iconic film "Charlie's Angels". Drew Barrymore, in drag, lurks in the background, on the left.

[Frontspiece: Scene from Lucy Liu’s hilarious performance as a motivational instructor in the iconic film “Charlie’s Angels”. Drew Barrymore, in drag, lurks in the background, on the left.]   “Education is an ornament in prosperity and a refuge in adversity.” Aristotle knew what he was talking about, and so do ShoppingGirls of all ages. Education is […]

Munich, 1970: Women march in protest of fashion retailers promoting maxi length skirts. These Shoppinggirls demanded more mini skirts in the shops instead. Photo via nydailynews.com.

Mini skirts are a fashion item that seem to have stirred up a lot of controversy and emotion (among other things) over the course of time.     Even though mini skirts are not a new style, and we live in an era where Shoppinggirls should be free to dress as they wish, reactionary opinions, […]

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.   […]

Chris E of The Cottage Bakeshop plans her next culinary conquest.

We here at ShoppingGirl.Com are always thrilled to discover amazing new businesses run by amazing women. And we’re even more enthused when that discovery involves great food! Today we’d like to share with you our discovery of The Cottage Bakeshop.         Christaine of The Cottage Bakeshop (@thecottagebakeshop) is at the apex of her […]