QuickieChick's Cheat Sheet to Life, Love, Food, Fitness, Fashion, and Finance---on a Less-Than-Fabulous Budget

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St. Martin's Publishing Group, May 22, 2012 - Self-Help - 304 pages

Based on the popular QuickieChick website, lifestyle expert Laurel House's new book QuickieChick's Cheat Sheet to Life, Love, Food, Fitness, Fashion, and Finance on a Less Than Fabulous Budget (St. Martin's Griffin/May 2012) offers quick tips for smart, sassy, independent chicks. This is the essential manual on life's lessons delivered in fun, snappy, and instantly-gratifying bites of information. Beyond a fab pair of stilettos, a big shot mentor and a go-to ab workout, QuickieChick reminds us that what every chick really needs are the 3Gs: Gumption, Grace, and Guidance.



QuickieChick is filled with professional advice from business entrepreneurs, exclusive tips straight from celebrities, insightful anecdotes from real women who have "been there and done that," end of chapter cheat sheets that simplify the steps to success in concise and actionable advice, and fun quizzes that help you find out who you really are. This is the perfect rescue handbook for post-grad girls about life and how to live it...fabulously on a budget.

QuickieChick features practical solutions that guide you through:

• How to ace the job interview

• How to gain financial independence, move out of your parents' place, and avoid roommate drama

• Quickie workouts for every location: in bed, at the office, on an airplane, in the kitchen, and more

• How to get a boost of confidence by wearing "power panties"

• 1-ingredient refrigerator facials: how to get fab skin by using ingredients found in your fridge

• Dating and dumping: when to leave, when to stay, where to meet guys, and how to keep them hooked

• Work party protocol: how to dress, what to say, and how to act

• How to throw a fab cocktail party on a budget...with no stress


• Finding a mentor

 

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Contents

Acknowledgments
So Who Is This QuickieChick?
1 Your Future Is in Good Hands Yours
2 Rent Bills Insurance Roommates Other Things That Stress You Out
3 Making Money Just a Job vs a Career
4 Work and Party Balance How to Have a Social Life in Real Life
5 Dating Dumping
6 How to Eat Drink Drop Weight Without Breaking the Bank
7 Freshman 15? Not After This Chapter Weird Ways to Motivate and Work That Ass Off
8 Beauty Hair What to Wear
9 Who Are You Really?
Index
About Laurel House
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LAUREL HOUSE is best known as QuickieChick and provides fast, simple workouts and advice for every day girls. This three-time published author and lifestyle expert has written hundreds of articles that have appeared in national and online magazines including in Women's Health, Men's Journal, LA Daily News, and more. She currently contributes regularly to Yahoo!Shine and Discovery's Planet Green.

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