If you read my recent post: Current State of Mind + Etsy, then you will know that I was still very much against leaving the confines of my apartment. I took a walk, a long, long walk this past Friday to see an area I hadn’t seen before in my neighborhood. Honestly, my neighborhood is a culprit in the mass amount of people not wearing … Continue reading I am Slowly Changing My Tune
My current state of mind: I am stressed about not having a job. My industry is still completely shut down and we are not expected to even be back until January but that might not happen. I would like to mention that I worked hard to get to where I am and that the job market is tough because places either aren’t hiring or they … Continue reading Current State of Mind + Etsy
My original post on where I was and what I was doing from almost two months ago here. Would you believe that it has been 3 months? If anyone needs a shock, I realized that I have officially been out of work and quarantining for as long as summer break in school would have been and that is a scary thought. I would say that … Continue reading 3 Months In | Have My Opinions Changed?
Is Coursera worth your time? I go in-depth on three of the classes that I am currently taking. Continue reading Is Coursera Worth My Time?
I’ll be completely honest and let you know that I am doing pretty well in quarantine. I would say I am 95% doing swell and 5% panicking. The panic happens right before bed. I am panicking about things a month from now and I think that because I am having to pay rent again without having a job is a bit stressful. But, aside from … Continue reading It’s Okay to Be Okay or Not Okay in Quarantine
Remi Flower and Coffee906 2nd AveNew York, NY 10017 If you visit NYC at any point, this place is one spot you should definitely check out! When I first moved here back in August 2018, I was looking for a good coffee shop that had the right vibe for me. I think that is what is most important, right? Some people like the hustle and … Continue reading Remi Flower and Coffee
If you are here for a short period of time, you need to know the pit stops that will have a little something more than Starbucks but a little less than a full-on side down restaurant. So, here are a couple that you can check out. Gregory’s CoffeeThey have a great rewards program and some really nice breakfast sandwiches. They are the most similar to … Continue reading Quick Bites in NYC
I am writing this as a way of catharsis but also because I am feeling quite emotional today, I think it is because it is the 5 year anniversary of my grandfather’s passing. I would like to share my experience with losing people who were there from the start and how it has changed me in life. I hope that this helps someone out there … Continue reading How I Cope with Death
I think that the impact that we as humans make did not really hit me as hard as it did once I moved to NYC. I was green in North Carolina with recycling being accessible but once I moved in NYC and found that my building didn’t recycle, I knew I had to take steps to becoming more green. I found that I wanted to … Continue reading NYC Made Me Green
I hope that this information will help anyone who is traveling to NYC for the first time! It is such an exciting yet overwhelming experience the first go around so hopefully this will answer some questions and worries. Let me know if you have any questions in the comments below! Buy a weekly metro card. If you are staying for more than three days or … Continue reading Tips for a First Time Visit to NYC
Attention: In this post, I do mention a lot of the more graphic things in the Museum of Sex so if you don’t feel comfortable reading any of this it’s totally fine! I didn’t know what to expect on my first visit to the Museum of Sex and my expectations were met and surpassed. I expected there to be a lot of vulgar content but … Continue reading The Museum of Sex