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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Governors Ball Survival Guide

Governors Ball Survival Guide

On Saturday, June 2nd, 2018, I attended day two of the popular New York City music festival, Governors Ball, alongside my sister and two of her friends. Gov Ball is held every summer on Randall's Island Park.  The festival mainly draws in young people, most likely between the ages of 17-25, so I definitely felt [...]

Spring Break 2018 Packing List

Spring Break 2018 Packing List

Featured image: GuoGuiyan.com Ahh, spring break. My friends and I are jetting off on a senior year spring break trip to the Bahamas on Saturday morning, and after having a very busy last few weeks filled with papers and job applications, I could not be more excited to relax by the pool with a drink [...]

My Goals for 2018

My Goals for 2018

Every year, everybody has the same basic goals -- spend less money, lose weight, exercise more...but this year I want things to be different. I do not want to fall off the wagon on January 7th like so many people often do -- I want to actually follow through with my goals, and in doing [...]