05.31.16

On Mom, On Me: 3 Looks, Styled For Our Ages

I’ll be the first to admit that I was definitely the little sister who would take my older sister’s clothes back when they were in high school. But now that my two sisters, […]
05.31.16

3 Super Easy Ways To Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal

If you’ve ever gone through the home shopping process, you know that some houses just have it. While you might find some homes a bit lackluster and uninspiring, there are others that catch […]
05.31.16

Help a Sister Out: All about Our Pro Tips

I’ve learned a lot during my years in the beauty industry. Some of these nuggets have been valuable life lessons (pro tip: don’t cut all your hair off during Post Breakup Stress Disorder.), […]
05.30.16

Freedom Isn’t Free: Memorial Day Personal Stories

Fitness on the Run is honored to share our family with five retired and active duty members of the military. In honor of Memorial Day, below are their reflections on this special day. […]
05.30.16

The Stylebook Top Five

Every week we bring you the top five things we are loving. This week, the Stylebook Top Five include the perfect wardrobe addition, an accessory for your tabletops and go-to denim top! But […]
05.30.16

Kiskadee’s Style Cheat Sheet

Every year, season, month (and sometimes daily!), the fashion industry announces the next hottest item.  Sorting through all of it can feel like a full-time job, and is for many fashion writers, especially […]
05.27.16

Summer: The Season for Inspiration, Creation, and Escapism

Memorial Day Weekend is the unofficial start of summer, a time of lingering evenings spent dining al fresco, filmy tops and dresses that catch a breeze, and picturesque locations on the water. In […]
05.27.16

Street Style: Andre Crochet

Everyone knows that I love Old Town’s original personalized gym: Fitness on the Run. It has been a part of my life for about a decade now. The thing that I think makes […]
05.27.16

Ask Stylebook: Do I need to protect my hair from the sun? And do I have options beyond wearing a hat?

Yes and yes. Take a look at a child’s hair as it gets naturally highlighted during the summer months. So precious! However, the sun is doing that to your hair, too. If you […]
05.26.16

Classic Style for All Ages

Exams are a hard week at any school, but in the spring, when we can study outside and we don’t have classes, it’s really not so bad. The “Holy Hill,” as it is […]
05.26.16

Free Community barre3 Class at Ivy Lane

When we heard barre3 would be opening in Old Town this fall, the ladies on the Lane could not have been more excited! What we love most about this business — besides their […]
05.26.16

1 Part Party, 2 Parts Peace

Smile ?.  It’s what you can’t help doing when you talk about the clients and teachers at Mind the Mat.  Although it’s difficult to describe the feeling you get when you enter MtM, […]
05.26.16

Memorial Day Menu: Susie’s Picnic-Perfect Pasta Salad

You saw perfect picnic outfits in Alexa’s post above, now it’s time to think about what dish to prepare for those neighborhood picnics, parties, and barbeques this weekend. My go-to for the season […]
05.25.16

A Very Alexandria Wedding: Diet & Exercise, Part 1

Every bride has big plans to lose weight and look fabulous on her wedding day. For me, the real struggle with weight loss and exercise has come from my routine—or lack thereof. I […]
05.25.16

Livin’ the Beach Life (Plus Three Seaside-Ready Looks)

Not to brag or anything, but I do consider myself the foremost expert on all things beach. In another life or maybe in just a few years, I would like to own a […]


Alexandriastylebooklogo

Get your daily dose of all things fashion, beauty, fitness, and design. Locally sourced and locally styled!