A Day at the Winery with Sloane Ranger

What to pack for a day at the winery

Happy Hump Day, Sloanies! Today we have Rachel from A Blonde’s Moment sharing her day at a Virginia winery. Read on to see what to wear, what to bring, and how to stay stylish for a long day of wine tasting and touring. There is nothing like visiting a winery in the fall. With the leaves changing to the most beautiful fall shades and the cool, crisp air, it makes for...

Get Glowing for Fall With a Post-Summer Pick-Me-Up

Fall ready

Whether you’ve been jumping on and off planes all summer or if you’ve pulled one too many festival all-nighters of late, we reckon it’s time for a little R&R. With a new term in session and the seasons beginning to change, it feels like a natural break from the excesses of the summer months – the perfect time to recharge those batteries and relish in some me-time. Here are our top...

3 Must Try Donut Recipes

National Donut Day

Friday marks National Donut Day and we are so excited to celebrate! We’ve never met a donut we didn’t like. With their delicious flavor and divine texture, what is their not to love? We’re very much fans of the traditional glazed donut, but have been known to get a little more adventurous when the opportunity presents itself. While we have never tried our hand at making our own donut confections, these...

Prep Your Easter Basket

Easter Egg Basket

A tisket. A tasket. A green and gingham Easter basket. Who wouldn’t want a preppy Easter basket this year? We know we would as Easter falls early this year on Sunday, March 27th. While chocolate covered marshmallows, Peeps, and jelly beans make for egg-cellent Easter basket stuffing material so do some of our very own unique preppy gift ideas. Sometimes, the bunny gets overwhelmed with too many orders. Therefore, we...

Lucky Eats

St. Patrick’s Day is coming soon! Whether you are Irish everyday or act Irish only on March 17th there is no denying that everyone (well, almost everyone) gets into the green spirit this time of the year. Really, green hair, green clothes, green accessories, and anything else that you can make green magically turns green on the 17th! This includes food. So, we Sloanies were thinking what foods would be...

Three Perfect Porridge Recipes to Soothe Your Soul

Blueberry Porridge

Whether you’re shivering through the blustery winds in London or thawing out from all that snow in NYC, there’s nothing like a steaming bowl of porridge to warm your bones and soothe your soul. And what’s more, a major study by Harvard University has found that a small bowl of porridge each day is linked to a long and healthy life. Yippee! We’ve brought together our top three recipes for...

Healthy Bites

No Bake Energy Bites

Sloanie HQ has been abuzz with health resolutions all January long. We’re trying our hardest to stay on track and have issued a no sweets in the office policy. Sounds harsh, we know, but the weekly donut runs for the office had to be halted. Now that it’s nearing the end of the month, we’re slowly easing up on the ban and think that healthy no-bake energy bites may be...

Healthy Smoothies

Your New Year’s Resolution may call for a new healthy eating solution. Trying to lose weight and get in shape is the top New Year’s Resolution each and every year. It is also the most abandoned resolution each year too. This particular New Year’s goal typically lasts for about two weeks. Pretty sad, right? Here at Sloanie HQ we know the importance of having a healthy routine and a balanced diet....