In December 2014, I graduated from Ball State University. I now work in Louisville, Kentucky as a full-time journalist! Check me out at hayli2goode.com

Minka Kelly Helps FASHIONABLE Set Up Shop

Until December 2, FASHIONABLE sold all their fair trade bags, scarves, and towels through their online store and various retail stores. But on that Friday evening, Friday Night Lights and Parenthood actress Minka Kelly and FASHIONABLE's founder,…
By Hayli Goode

17 Fair Trade Fashion Bloggers To Follow Now

In the early '90s, the first "weblog" was published by Justin Hall, a college student at Swarthmore College. And in the past 20 years, we've seen "blogging" grow from Hall's single homepage to millions of blogs posted daily, promoted on social…
By Hayli Goode

Lottie Tomlinson Wants Your Lips & Polish To Match

If you're a younger sibling, there's always a fear of being called your older sibling's name in class or not living up to the high standards he or she precedented before you in chemistry. But Lottie Tomlinson's second collaboration with Nails Inc.,…
By Hayli Goode

22 Fair Trade Beauty Products to Survive Fall

After Labor Day, the only thing we have to look forward to are endless Pumpkin Spice Lattes, crisp, fall air, and nature changing colors. Good thing these 22 fair trade beauty products you need to survive fall will help combat the chapped lips, dry…
By Hayli Goode

17 Fair Trade Clothes You Need To Survive Fall

The first day of fall is finally here, and I've been anticipating its arrival anxiously wondering if my closet was ready for brisk, New York winds, the turning of the leaves, and at least two pumpkin spice lattes a day. My anxiety was met with my…
By Hayli Goode

Why I Like Mike Pence

I do not know Republican Vice Presidential candidate Mike Pence well — but he has taken a dip in my parents' pool. Like Pence and his family, I am from Columbus, Indiana, and grew up in the same neighborhood as the Pences. They were hardly at their…
By Hayli Goode

'90s Hair & Beauty Tools Kids Wouldn't Recognize

It’s difficult to look back at old pictures of ourselves and not question why we ever left the house with a certain hairstyle or outfit. But with these hair and beauty tools from the '90s that children today wouldn’t even recognize, you have to…
By Hayli Goode

Weird Things We Made Jelly Versions Of In The '90s

In the '90s, we as a society were oddly obsessed with all things made out of jelly. Needed bracelets to match your new dress? You could snag yourself some jelly bangles. And how about new shoes to pair with said dress and aforementioned bracelets?…
By Hayli Goode

11 Wacky Beauty Commercials From The '90s

As if the ripped, acid washed jeans, chunky jewelry and bright colors of the 1990s weren't crazy enough, these 11 wackiest hair and beauty commercials from the '90s serve as the perfect argument for calling the decade the most eccentric we will ever…
By Hayli Goode

6 Signs Your Tattoo Isn't Healing Correctly

Tattoos are not a decision to be taken lightly, not only because they're stuck on your body for literally ever (save, if you splurge and grit your teeth through a tattoo removal), but also because the effects of not taking proper care of a tattoo…
By Hayli Goode

9 Things You Should Never Say During A Manicure

Half of the reason to get a manicure is for the experience. And you wouldn't want to kill that relaxing vibe, would you? Professionally painted nails are honestly not a necessity in life, but I am the first to admit nothing makes me feel more like a…
By Hayli Goode

How Your Hair Routine Affects Your Overall Health

As Elizabeth Benedict, the editor of Me, My Hair, and I: Twenty-Seven Women Untangle an Obsession and spokesperson for Dove's Love Your Hair campaign, would tell you, we are in a lifelong relationship with our hair. And it can be a healthy an…
By Hayli Goode

9 Ways To Make Your Birkenstocks Waterproof

Birkenstocks have been around for well over two decades now, and while I still can't figure out why their style is timeless, I am certain I've uncovered the secret to their inability to age. Waterproofing your Birkenstocks ensures that your clogs or…
By Hayli Goode

9 Things You Should Never Say To Your Hairstylist

Getting a haircut can be powerful stuff. The transformative abilities of a new 'do are exactly why there are certain things you should never say to your hairstylist because after all, he or she is holding the scissors. Don't get me wrong, these are…
By Hayli Goode

11 Prints You Couldn't Get Enough Of In The '90s

Fashion from the '90s has basically burst its way back into stores. Along with crop tops and mom jeans, the wild patterns that were all over clothes in the '90s have made a triumphant return to our collective closets. Personally, I'm stoked that all…
By Hayli Goode

Here's Why People Wear Crazy Hats To The Derby

Each May, the Kentucky Derby gives celebrities the (likely only) excuse to fly into the state of Kentucky. There, clad in dresses and ornamental hats, they will mix with locals attending the annual horse race wearing blue jeans and T-shirts. With an…
By Hayli Goode

Can Limes Get Rid Of Dark Spots On The Skin?

When it comes to dark spots appearing on my skin, the first question is always: I'm 20-something years old, how does this happen? The next question, of course, is: How to get rid of dark spots on the skin? And some days, concealer is not enough to…
By Hayli Goode

How To Save Your Old Jeans

Shopping for jeans can be an exhausting experience. That is why it's important we save our jeans until their absolute, very last breath — no matter how many rips, tears, mud stains, or awkward crotch holes they've accumulated. And because salvaging…
By Hayli Goode

11 Struggles Women With Adult Acne Understand

Adult acne is one of life's cruelest jokes. They promised us we would grow out of it in our teens, but these 11 struggles anyone with adult acne understands prove "they" lied. Unfortunately, acne is not just for puberty. Instead, it's like that…
By Hayli Goode

11 Things Girls HAD to Wear to Prom in the 2000s

Prom is basically a high school girl's wedding day. With a limited number of chances to get hair and makeup professionally done and splurge on the perfect dress, it's no doubt for one night girls wanted to wear these 11 things to prom in the early…
By Hayli Goode