6 Things I’ve Learned in 6 Weeks of Work

In some ways, I can’t believe that I’ve already been working for six weeks. In other ways, it seems like I’ve been in the office for so much longer! Things have been going great and I haven’t burned the office down yet (ha!), so I thought what better way to recap my first few weeks…

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On Job Hunting

You may have been wondering what I’ve been up to for the past few weeks… I graduated nearly three weeks ago and have been job hunting for exactly two months. You could say that I’m in the┬árestless stage of the hunt. I’m beginning to find that there are six absolutely essential keys to unlocking your…

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[currently] The Top of My Reading List

Stop what you’re doing (or at least take a break), and add this book to your reading list: The Opposite of Loneliness by Marina Keegan. Marina Keegan had a bright writing future ahead of her when she graduated magna cum laude from Yale in May 2012. She wrote a play that was awaiting production at…

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{organize, please} Final Exams

This is the first in a series of posts titled {organize, please}, and the first topic will be all about organizing yourself for final exams! So how exactly can you organize yourself for final exams? Clean desk, clear head Start with the most obvious area. If you work at a desk, make sure it’s clean.…

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Weekend Inspiration

I can’t believe it’s already the last weekend of January – how does time fly so fast? And with that, it’s my last weekend of winter break before classes and my internship (!!!) begin on Monday. It’s tough to pin down what was the best part of this break (maybe the fact that it was…

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Oh, to be Blue Bayou

I’ve recently become a big Vera Bradley fan ever since I discovered their Canterberry Magenta design. I’m still building my personal collection, but so far I’m the proud owner of the large duffel, zip ID case, luggage ID tag, and the Mandy bag (currently in shipment to my apartment). I’m absolutely hooked! Since the material…

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Sex and the City 2.0

Disclaimer: This post may contain spoilers from both Girls and Sex and the City (including the two films). Do not read if you don’t wish to have any plot points spoiled. I know I’m not old to enough to have watched Sex and the City when it was live on HBO, but I own the…

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An Afternoon at MoMA

I went to MoMA (Museum of Modern Art) on Thursday with Gavin, and it was so nice to be able to just take in some great art and escape from daily tasks! A friend recently asked me how I can afford to do cool things around the city while being a student. And let me…

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