About a month ago, I had to be very honest with myself. I was not feeling like myself, I was constantly unmotivated at work. I ignored it at first, but then decided to actually sit down & take note of what my body/mind was trying to tell me. I said to myself - “Set your ego … Continue reading TO SET LIMITS OR RISK A BURNOUT?
I recently went through an Instagram purge! I try to do this a few times a year where I unfollow accounts that may (unintentionally, of course) lower my self-worth just from comparing and idolizing people! This go around, I went from following 500 to 444. IT FELT GOOD! In turn, I also rediscovered my favorite … Continue reading MY FAVORITE: INFLUENCERS
Around Valentine's Day, it’s so easy to fall into the trap of worrying about what we have & don’t have: love externally, our relationship status, extravagant plans & the Insta pic to prove it. Whether you’re a traditional V-Day fan or not, many of us forget the actual meaning of this day: LOVE, APPRECIATION, AND … Continue reading VALENTINE’S DAY: SO MUCH MORE THAN CHOCOLATES
HAPPY MONDAY! Before we jump into the questions, want to give a huge thank you to Jamie from Don't Give A Jam for tagging me! I've been loving her blog. Ordered the Glossier boy brow because of the recommendation in her Monthly Favs. RULES: Thank the person(s) who nominated you & link to their blog Answer … Continue reading SUNSHINE BLOGGER AWARD
I had a realization this past weekend. I build a wall as a means of self-protection. I tend to lead from a place of defense, independence, and determination. I'm prepared to protect myself at all times and I hold a very high standard/expectation that I can do everything for myself. While I admire this quality … Continue reading Self-Protection, Balancing Independence & Letting him be the Man
Goodbye September: Well this month flew by and felt like an extra month of summer in the Northeast! It's been HOT. Looking back at my reflections from August, I almost was doing TOO MUCH (like on the weekends, overdoing plans, etc) and this month I was able to take a step back and relax a little more … Continue reading HELLO OCTOBER: MONTHLY REFLECTIONS & INTENTIONS
If anyone here was walking down Madison Avenue this morning and happened to see a girl in her mid-twenties sporting a black midi dress, huge tote on one shoulder, canvas bag on another (with chargers and papers falling out), a box of Dunkin Donut Munchkins in her left hand (co-workers engagement) and phone in the … Continue reading Vent Sesh: Surprise Expenses & Adulting
Take a peak into the crazy 72-hours of a extroverted, millennial gal living in Manhattan trying to balance self-care, completing errands, a healthy lifestyle, and strengthening friendships!
With summer approaching, so does a different routine. Bye-bye to heavy sweaters, boots, hot coffee, or needing to convince myself to brace for the cold weather. Hello to sun, the beach, shorts, tan skin and yummy drinks! I don't have any crazy out-of-this-world trips this summer, I really like to hang back and explore New … Continue reading My Summer Essentials