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Weekend Reads 05

Oh, man, do I have a lot to share this week! Last week was a little light (and late), but this week is back on schedule and better than ever, filled with wonderful stories about powerful, inspiring women. Sheila Michaels, Who Brought ‘Ms.’ to Prominence, Dies at 78 When I think of abbreviations like Ms. and Mr. and Miss, it’s just one of those things that I assume has always been around. It was so interesting to read how this…

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Bastille Day in NYC

One of my NYC traditions (is it a tradition if I’ve only done it twice?!) is celebrating Bastille Day. Why, you might think, do I celebrate the French national holiday in NYC? New York City has a large French…

Weekend Reads 04

I hope everyone had a wonderful 4th of July weekend/week! I spent it doing a lot of writing and relaxing, so nothing too special. But, it was very nice to have a four day weekend. I didn’t do too much…

Weekend Reads 03

Back for Week 3 of what you need to read this weekend! If you missed Week 1 or Week 2, it’s still not too late to check them out. Without further ado, this is what I loved reading this…

One Year in NYC: Looking Back and Looking Forward

Just over one year ago, I moved to New York City. Crazy, right?! I can hardly believe it myself. This marks the longest I’ve lived in one place since I finished high school. After I graduated, I went to…

Weekend Reads 02

Wow! I’m able to keep this going for two whole weeks…maybe this will actually be a regular thing?! Without further ado, here are my interesting reads for this week. I’ve been on a self-improvement kick lately (at least reading…

Weekend Reads 01

I’ve subscribed to some fantastic newsletters since I started my new job and I look forward to reading them every day when I take my lunch break (no rest for the wicked!). I get anything from empowering articles about female…

Life Lately: Spring Activities in NYC

Hello again, friends! It’s been awhile since I’ve written something more personal. I’ve been sick for what seems like the majority of May and busy with work, which doesn’t give me much of a life! Alas, I’m finally feeling…

Life Lately: I Got a Camera!

If you didn’t know, 90% of the pictures on this blog are taken with my iPhone. The other 10% were taken with a simple point and shoot digital camera. I’ve really grown to love photography recently (I’ve always had…