10 Last Minute Gifts For Her You Can Find on Amazon Prime

10 Last Minute Gifts For Her You Can Find on Amazon Prime

Procrastinating on Christmas shopping again? That makes two of us.  I know that I’ve done a lot of my own Christmas shopping on Amazon Prime, thanks to their amazing free two-day shipping policy, AND because they sell just about anything you can think of.  Whether she’s your girlfriend, sister, mother or second aunt once removed, it is likely that she will be happy receiving at least one of these gift ideas -- I've also taken the liberty of including gifts of multiple price points. 

The Ultimate Study Abroad Packing List for a Semester in Florence, Italy

The Ultimate Study Abroad Packing List for a Semester in Florence, Italy

As David Mitchell once said, "Travel far enough, you meet yourself."  I can firmly state that the making the decision to study abroad in Florence, Italy of spring 2017 was one of the best things I did during my time as a college student. I was able to make amazing new friends that I would [...]

5 Tips To Dress a Pear-Shaped Body

5 Tips To Dress a Pear-Shaped Body

In a world taken over by comparison due to the prevalence of social media, women struggle with body positivity and embracing their figures. With that in mind, I think that a major part of being body positive is dressing for your body type and this means wearing clothing that shows off what makes you feel [...]

23 Lessons I Learned by 23

23 Lessons I Learned by 23

In the words of the wise Blink-182, "Nobody likes you when you're 23." With that being said, after having already bypassed my birthday about a month ago, I have thought back on the lessons that I have learned over the course of my twenty three years spent living. Swearing is unattractive and makes you sound [...]

3 Major Fall 2018 Fashion Trends

3 Major Fall 2018 Fashion Trends

In my humble opinion, fall is the best season of all. I love fall because of gorgeous colors of the changing leaves, apple picking, a break from summer's sweltering heat, pumpkin carving, my birthday (October 7th -- where my Libras at?), and most of all, the fashion.  With that being said, fall is my favorite season [...]

A Look Inside My First Birchbox: Unboxing & First Impressions

A Look Inside My First Birchbox: Unboxing & First Impressions

As many of you probably know, Birchbox is a monthly beauty subscription box service that matches you with products you may like based on your skin type and tone, hair color and type, etc. I received a Birchbox subscription as a 23rd birthday gift from one of my best friends, Emily. While I have never [...]

5 Lessons College Taught Me That Can’t Be Found in A Book

5 Lessons College Taught Me That Can’t Be Found in A Book

As my grandmother said before her passing last December, I "blossomed" over my four years of college. Throughout my undergraduate career, I switched majors once, acquired 3 internships, studied abroad in Florence, Italy for a semester, traveled to the Dominican Republic for a service trip, held several editorial positions at an online media outlet marketed [...]