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 Womens Health, Mens Journal, LA Daily News, and more. She currently contributes regularly to Yahoo!Shine and Discoverys Planet Green.
Based on the popular QuickieChick website (www.quickiechick.com), lifestyle expert Laurel Houses new book QuickieChicks Cheat Sheet to Life, Love, Food, Fitness, Fashion, and Finance on a Less Than Fabulous Budget (St. Martins Griffin/May 2012) offers quick tips for smart, sassy, independent chicks. This is the essential manual on lifes 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