Dog Days of Summer

Hello! I figured that I would check in with a quick life update. This is my last week of work before August break. I’ll have two weeks of vacation, and I cannot wait!! I’ve mostly been lazy this month as I anticipate vacation, but I’ve managed to do some interesting things. I’m currently reading In […]

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How to Style a Black Tee (for Spring?)

Only I can set out to write a “how to style a _________ for spring” post, and end up with two brooding fall/winter outfits. But gingham is springy….right? RIGHT?! Either way, this is now a very general post on how you can wear a black tee. Basically you can wear a black tee with literally […]

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A Valentine’s Day Gift Idea for the Person who Hates Material Things

We all know that person: the Person who Hates Material Things. Mostly Dads, these folks can be nearly impossible to shop for. WHAT HAPPENS WHEN IT IS VALENTINE’S DAY, AND YOU ARE DATING ONE OF THESE PEOPLE? You get…CrEaTiVe. Last year was my first official Valentine’s Day with my boyfriend (who specifically stated that he […]

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Four Valentine’s Day Outfit Formulas

Valentine’s Day is a Tuesday this year (how sad!) so we will likely be doing our gift-giving, baking, and partying over the weekend. Here are four different outfit ideas that I hope inspire you to get creative. Girls Night Out = Lace Up Red Dress + Chelsea Boots + Leopard Clutch + Tassel Necklace + […]

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Best Chick Lit Books for Galentine’s Day

Chick Lit is my guilty pleasure. It is known for being light and airy, a “beach read” if you will, a way to escape from your thoughts. I love this element of Chick Lit — it’s like that mind numbing, feel-good TV show that you binge watch on a weeknight. But I also love Chick […]

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We’ve Moved!

The bad news: I haven’t written in a week. The good news: My boyfriend and I moved into our new apartment! We are almost completely set up, and I hope to have some photos soon. Our new neighborhood is higher on the Upper East Side, much more residential than where we were before.  In the […]

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Best Lush Products for Valentine’s Day

I promised I would make a beauty post dedicated solely to Lush products, so here it is! Last year my boyfriend actually got me a huge load of Lush products for Valentine’s Day, because I was so stressed out from Grad School and needed something to help me relax. So I’ve been using all of the […]

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2016: A Year in Review

There seems to be a general consensus amongst us that 2016 was an awful, awful year. We lost some truly amazing personalities (it all started with David Bowie, didn’t it?), a muppet is the president of the United States, and the world seems to be dissolving into general chaos. When I look back on my life […]

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