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Love, Doubt, and Guilt Dance on the Head of a Pin

Amanda Magee | Posted 02.04.2016 | Parents
Amanda Magee

"Do you even know what I wore to bed last night?' The question made contact like a right hook. Finley and I were waiting for the bus in a driving rai...

9 Healthy After School Snacks For Kids

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.28.2016 | Parents
Rachel Hollis

When the kids get home from school what's the first thing they ask for? Food! Here are 9 simple snacks to prepare ahead of time or prep in a jiffy. Th...

7 Tips For Helping Women Maintain A Healthy Weight

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Women
Rachel Hollis

Once I actually learned how to eat well and exercise regularly so the weight would stay off, it was really easy to do so after my third son was born. As of today I've maintained a size four for nearly five years (I was formerly a 10/12) . So from one woman to another, I thought I'd share my best tips for how I maintain my weight.

7 Foodie Hacks: A Cheat Sheet for Healthy Snacking

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

We've all been there 3:00 hits, suddenly our lunch has worn off, and we're in need of a snack. Sometimes in the moment we impulsively reach for the wo...

9 Ways to Make A Delicious High Protein Breakfast

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.18.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

I feel like I've tried every diet under the sun, but hands down, the easiest one for me to maintain (and get the best results) is to focus on high pro...

9 Budget Friendly Dinner Recipes for the Whole Family

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

If you're like me and have a few rugrats running around you know creating healthy and cost efficient meals can be challenging. Good news is, I've gathered some of my favorite recipes from The Chic Site to help keep you under budget. The best part? The kids are sure to love them!

Save Money, Stay Healthy With These Great Lunch Ideas

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

New year, new me! Am I right? If you've made healthy eating habits a part of your New Year's Resolution then you came to the right place. I've gat...

7 Low Carb Chicken Recipes Perfect for Dinner

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.25.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

It's the new year which means we're all super committed to eating healthier than we did last year. The only way to stick to this resolution, and set...

Make Your Resolution to "Show Up" This Year

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.06.2016 | Women
Rachel Hollis

I get asked about my bracelets all the time. In fact, I get asked about them so much I wrote a whole post about them here. For years I've worn my da...

11 Ways to Make Pizza Even Better

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.04.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

Every Friday night at the Hollis household it's pizza night. We buy already-made dough, ALL the toppings and everyone gets to make the pizza of their...

9 Healthy Breakfast Recipes to Kick Start The New Year

Rachel Hollis | Posted 01.05.2016 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

It's the new year and I'm sure you've made it a resolution to eat better, haven't we all?

7 Ways to Celebrate New Year's Eve With Kids

Rachel Hollis | Posted 12.22.2015 | Parents
Rachel Hollis

Let's face it, most of us are not planning a night out on the town for New Year's Eve. Instead, we will be dressed in our pajamas while we stay home with our kids, up way past their bedtimes. That's why I've compiled a few tips to having a fun celebration at home as a family.

Peppermint Recipes You Must Try This Winter

Rachel Hollis | Posted 12.21.2015 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

It's not the holidays without all things peppermint. I want my cookies to have peppermint, my latte, my hot cocoa, heck even my Christmas tree should have candy canes on it!

7 Best Breakfast Recipes to Make This Christmas

Rachel Hollis | Posted 12.17.2015 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

I don't know about you but on Christmas morning I look forward to what's for breakfast. It's one of those days of the year where calories don't count ...

Job Flexibility in the Start-Up World

Manon DeFelice | Posted 12.16.2015 | Women
Manon DeFelice

Working for a startup is an exciting opportunity to gain experience with a passionate group of professionals at the ground level, however, expectations for professional time commitment can become difficult to navigate especially for working parents.

7 Warm Drinks Perfect for the Holiday Season

Rachel Hollis | Posted 12.14.2015 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

When it's chilly outside there's nothing better than ending the day with a warm cocktail and a book. Whether you're fighting a cold, or craving someth...

The 4 Words Stay-at-Home Parents Dread the Most -- and What That Says About America

Anne-Marie Slaughter | Posted 12.10.2015 | World
Anne-Marie Slaughter

Choosing to invest in others when everyone and everything is telling you to continue investing in yourself and your career shows strength of character and a willingness to live your principles. Why can't we learn to evaluate the success of a life, or even of a career, as a blend of money and meaning, of both climbing a ladder of accomplishment and building a web of relationships? We can, of course.

7 Slow-Cooker Soup Recipes to Try This Winter

Rachel Hollis | Posted 12.07.2015 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

The weather has changed and it's finally cold enough outside to justify eating soup every day. I love soup so much I eat it all year 'round, but I und...

5 Must-Have Wardrobe Pieces Perfect for Gifting

Rachel Hollis | Posted 11.30.2015 | Women
Rachel Hollis

Fall is here which means it's time to put away our summer dresses and bring out the layers. It also means time to start thinking about what to gift th...

7 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Hosting Tips

Rachel Hollis | Posted 11.25.2015 | HuffPost Home
Rachel Hollis

Holiday season is officially here! Tomorrow is all about spending time with the ones you love and of course, eating delicious food. That's why I've co...

3 Slow-Cooker Chili Recipes to Serve This Fall

Rachel Hollis | Posted 11.23.2015 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

It's not winter until you've served up a batch of chili. That's why we have not just one but THREE slow-cooker chili recipes to try on The Chic Site. Try them all, I guarantee you won't be disappointed.

4 Ways to Style One Skirt for the Holidays

Rachel Hollis | Posted 11.19.2015 | Women
Rachel Hollis

You know that fabulous skirt you purchased because it was just so darn cute? And now you have no clue when or where, or really how you're going to we...

How to Inspire More Women to Become Entrepreneurs

Nellie Akalp | Posted 11.19.2015 | Business
Nellie Akalp

As a mother of four, pursuing a career as an entrepreneur gave me the flexibility raise my kids without compromise, and financial freedom to live life on my terms. So how can we inspire more women to consider entrepreneurship? First things first, sell them on the benefits.

3 Side Dishes You Must Serve This Thanksgiving

Rachel Hollis | Posted 11.17.2015 | Taste
Rachel Hollis

Thanksgiving is almost here which means it's time to start planning your holiday menu. I love having a slew of sides made for my guests to choose from. Try one, or all, of my newest side additions for this year's menu at your own holiday gathering.

4 Ways to Accessorize Jeans and a T-Shirt for Fall

Rachel Hollis | Posted 11.12.2015 | Women
Rachel Hollis

I am definitely a jeans and t-shirt kind of girl. That's why I love coming up with new and cute ways to style my staples. Here are four ways for you t...