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 [...]

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 [...]

Poshmark 101: 4 Tips on How I Sell My Clothes Online

Poshmark 101: 4 Tips on How I Sell My Clothes Online

Ever wonder how you can make easy cash while simultaneously cleaning out your closet? Enter: Poshmark. Poshmark is a smartphone application that is available for download for both iPhone and android users and allows you to sell your clothes online. Simply download the app from the App Store, take photos of your clothes, write a [...]

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 [...]

Plaid? For Winter? Groundbreaking.

Plaid? For Winter? Groundbreaking.

Hi everyone! Can't believe November is coming to a close already and it's nearly December! With Thanksgiving now behind us and temperatures dipping into the 30s here in New England, it is important to bundle up, and I did just that by creating an outfit around my cozy plaid scarf. For this fall-inspired look, I [...]