Book Review: The Girls

By | July 16th, 2018|#trending, hit the books, pop culture|

Sooo I’m pretty late to the game on reviewing this one. I read it, loved it, then life got busy. Same old story. Turns out the reminder I needed was a scandal: the author, Emma Cline, was accused of plagiarism by her ex-boyfriend. His claims were deemed false, so it sounds like a jealousy issue…but [...]

Pretty Things and Witty Words: A Kate Spade Tribute

By | June 5th, 2018|#trending, pop culture, wise words|

"She has a way with words, red lipstick and making an entrance." - Kate Spade The first time I read that quote, I thought to myself, "that was written for me." In fact, I find myself thinking that almost every time I read a Kate Spade-ism. The brand has always seemed to "get" me—my style, [...]

New Year, Slightly New Me

By | January 4th, 2018|#trending, to do list, wise words|

Happy New Year, friends! Can someone tell me how 2018 crept up so quickly? Normally, I’m not a huge believer in New Year’s resolutions. If I have specific goals in mind, I try to set and accomplish them throughout the year, rather than “saving them up” for January. This year, though, I’m going to make [...]

To Do List: STORY NYC

By | July 27th, 2017|#trending, to do list, uncolored reviews|

Imagine a retail store that changes its vibe as often as you change yours? Enter STORY. My friend and I stumbled upon STORY, a retail space in NYC, while we were walking to Chelsea Market. We were drawn in by the eccentric, colorful windows. When we walked in, we were greeted by a super friendly [...]

How to Wear Gingham Like a Cool Girl

By | May 29th, 2017|#trending, broke girl's budget, Color Me Stylish, pop culture|

Earlier this month, I gave you some tips on how to wear tulle without looking like a little girl in her first dance class. Today, I'm tackling GINGHAM. I've always been a huge fan of gingham, and I have absolutely zero shame in it. That being said, I know some people are a little freaked [...]

How to Wear Tulle IRL

By | May 3rd, 2017|#trending, broke girl's budget, Color Me Stylish|

When you hear the word tulle, your mind probably jumps to an image of a ballerina. Or a prom dress gone wrong. But tulle isn't just for dancers or gaudy teens. In fact, it can be super chic. So here I am to show you how to wear tulle in real life—no ballet slippers required. If [...]

Lookin’ Bomb

By | March 15th, 2017|#trending, broke girl's budget|

Satin bomber jackets are all the rage right now. And while I was reticent to reveal my love for them at first, I've decided to fully own it. Literally and figuratively...I'm ordering one today. I'm all about casual-cool looks these days, and these bombers are basically the definition of that style. They're comfortable, easy to [...]

Chronicles of the Invisibly Ill

By | November 15th, 2016|#trending, wise words|

I wrote this post entirely on my phone while I waited for my flight in Laguardia Airport on Friday night, so apologies for any errors--but I find that the best explanations of my struggle come from raw, unedited moments like that! Please give it a read in honor of National Diabetes Month. I will never [...]