Lauren Hochman

Lauren Hochman is the owner and founder of Lifestyle on a Budget (formerly THE TEEN RUNWAY).

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Announcement – Blog Name Change in August 2022

Hello, lovely readers! I can’t believe it’s been almost 13 years since I started THE TEEN RUNWAY. This blog has been like a child to me in many ways. I’ve cared for it, watched it grow, and paid thousands of…


Pearl Chokers: The Ultimate Summer Accessory

Hello, lovely readers! To be honest, I’m not a huge fan of summer. It’s hot and sweaty, but the fashion – oh my! When I finish my final exams and step out of the classroom, you know it’s on. You…


10 Beach Essentials for Your Next Vacay

Hello, lovely readers! School’s out, and summer is here, so what better time to get away from the hustle and bustle than with a beautiful vacation! Who wants to think about the best sunscreen or the softest beach towels when…


Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2022

Hello, lovely readers! May is almost upon us, and you know what that means – Mother’s Day shopping is officially in full swing! If your mom is anything like mine, she is very hard to shop for. That’s why I’ve…


Spring & Summer Wish List 2022

Hello, lovely readers! Spring is one of my favorite times of the year, and for good reason. As March approaches, the weather gets a bit warmer, the sun is out, and everything turns a luscious shade of green. It’s truly…


Flats: A College Girl’s Best Friend

Hello, lovely readers! Since COVID-19 started, my feet have gotten used to a certain level of comfort. Now that colleges are starting to open up again, I must prepare for my inevitably painful future. Let’s put it this way, when…


5 Ways to Bring Fall to You

Hello, lovely readers! Are you a fall lover but can’t escape the heat? Do you have FOMO when you see #SweaterWeather posts on Instagram? If you’re anything like me, fall is your favorite season, but it can be painful when…


Spring & Summer Wish List 2020

Hello, lovely readers! Welcome to my spring & summer wish list! Even though we are stuck inside at the moment (thanks, COVID-19), who says we can’t fill our closets with the latest fashion trends? If you think a quarantine order…


Finals Week: 5 Affirmations to Stay Confident

Hello, lovely readers! Do you suffer from test anxiety? Does the thought of writing a long essay give you a migraine? If you’re anything like me, then this is a common occurrence. Even though these issues can feel like they…


8 Ethical Fashion Brands Changing the Industry

Hello, lovely readers! This post is sponsored by Nakturnal, but all opinions are my own. Over the summer, I read an article from Vogue that detailed how awful fast fashion is regarding sustainability. The fashion industry is the second-worst contributor…

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Holiday Gift Guide 2019: Makeup

Hello, lovely readers! November is officially here, and you know what that means: my Holiday Gift Guide (makeup addition)! If you’ve been reading my blog for a while, you know that gift guides are one of my favorite posts to…


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