Why You Should Visit Dublin

Dublin, Ireland: a city of Irish beauty loaded in rich history, culture, boutique shopping, and the infamous Temple Bar District. During my stay at the Norseman in Dublin, I was given two drink tickets for either a Guinness or a Bailey’s. This quaint little hotel was right in the heart of the Temple Bar District–the […]

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Best Online Shopping on a Budget

How to nab the hottest looks on a budget. Check out my favorite online stores! Poshmark It’s the new-age of eBay revamped for designer clothes. Pros: You can sell your clothes directly on the app and buy top-designer brands for half the price. Cons: There are scammers, beware of the fakes. Only purchase accessories with […]

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Life Update: Being a Student, Employee, and Everything Else

How I balance it all: health, schedules, and happiness. Beginning my master’s degree feels incredible, but my new schedule is overwhelming. It feels like the time I use to have for myself has completely vanished. What they don’t tell you when you sign up to be a student while working full time is the pressure […]

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How to Relax (When You Really Want to Explode)

Everyone is busy, but if you don’t take the time for yourself your stress can build until you can’t take it anymore. Before this happens, check out these ways to calm your inner stress and get peace of mind. I believe that we are all busy–in fact I KNOW we are all busy. Working for […]

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New Year’s Resolutions: 2019 Edition

Why setting New Year’s resolutions can help you achieve your goals this year. A new year begins and old habits fade. Fresh ideas blossom and new perspectives emerge. I believe that 2019 will be another good year, and another opportunity to grow. So far this year, I began my first Master’s course and will begin […]

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What I’ve Learned in NYC (So Far)

It’s been two months and “living the dream” has been full of happiness and insanity all at once. Here’s what I’ve learned so far: Not everyone will give their seat up on the subway for those who are super pregnant. No one will flinch if you start peeing right next to a group of summer […]

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Florence’s Hidden Gems

How to travel the city like a local and avoid tourist traps. Florence is one of my favorite cities in the world. I had the opportunity to live there for a semester while in college, and it was the best experience of my life. I learned a lot while living there, and I was able […]

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Tips for the European Traveler on a Budget

European travel can be an expensive investment when done incorrectly. Budgeting months (even a year) in advance is always a good idea. When you arrive in Europe, your temptations will be overwhelmed with new interests (shopping, dining, museums etc.) Whether it’s a tour of an ancient art museum or an amazing pair of European shoes […]

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How to be a Savvy Online Shopper

In the age of algorithms, online shopping is constantly evolving. When advertisers are flooding our timelines with what they think we want to see, is it possible to stay on a budget? It’s only natural to give in to temptation when we’re online because we see what others have and want “the look” for ourselves. […]

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