When you think of Valentine’s Day, what comes to mind? For me this year, it is Wes Anderson. Yes, that’s right, dear reader, I’ve decided that there is no reason why my Valentine’s Day cannot be centered around the quintessentially quirky Anderson aesthetic. As much as I love The Notebook (and, trust me, I do love The Notebook), there […]Read More A Very Wes Anderson Valentine’s Day
It’s Sunday everyone, which means with each minute that passes by we are approaching another week of work and the potential stress that comes with it. A few weeks ago, I wrote about the importance of being mindful. But now I want to take that a step further and talk about the importance of something […]Read More Self Love Sunday
Hi all! As Saturday slowly slips away, so does summer. It’s so hard to believe it’s August! But as many of my younger friends head back to college, the reality of adulthood is sinking in more and more. Fall is fast-approaching, but luckily the warm weather is hanging around a bit longer, so it’s important […]Read More Sailing Away From Summer
I’m going to let you in on something that’s… not so secret: I’ve always imagined myself ending up in Manhattan. New York City is a place that has a throbbing pulse and feels just as alive as any person walking, sulking or rushing through the busy streets. Maybe that’s why sometimes it feels so hard to slow down. How […]Read More Take Out Your Headphones: Learning Mindfulness
Happy Sunday, readers! Long time, no blog, but I am back! Things have been pretty busy with starting my job and settling into city life, but this weekend was the perfect time for me to slow down, relax, and enjoy New York. Yesterday I spent the day roaming around one of my favorite areas in […]Read More West Village Weekend
Hi all! As anyone who has tried to move to the city will tell you, one of the most challenging things to do is find an apartment. Sometimes NYC real estate can feel like The Hunger Games, but there are some ways to make the apartment search a little easier. Establish a budget: Before you […]Read More Moving to NYC: Apartment Hunting Tips
Hi all! I’ve always been a big fan of movies and when I get excited about something I like to watch movies about it. For instance, when I studied abroad in Rome, I watched The Lizzie Mcguire Movie and Roman Holiday about a thousand times. With my Manhattan move-in only a few days away, there […]Read More Moving to NYC? Watch these 10 movies first!