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Back to School Series ’17/’18: Let’s Get Cleaning

When I start thinking of back-to-school shopping, new cleaning supplies are definitely not what I’m most excited about getting. Though they’re usually the last few items to pick up at the store, if I’ve learned anything from living in a forced-triple dorm room (a room sized for two people except they throw in an extra… Read More Back to School Series ’17/’18: Let’s Get Cleaning

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Back To School Series ’17/’18: 5 Nutrition Tips To Kick Start A Healthy Semester

Especially when you’re on a school meal plan, sticking with a healthy and balanced college diet can be a difficult feat. Many schools offer semi-healthy options, but choices are rarely fresh or cooked in the healthiest way – like you can do on your own if you had a kitchen in your dorm! Regardless of… Read More Back To School Series ’17/’18: 5 Nutrition Tips To Kick Start A Healthy Semester

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Back-To-School Series ’17-’18: Dorm Room Essentials

College shopping (and packing) can be stressful. This is the third year I’ve hosted my Back-To-School Series and based on the feedback I’ve received the past few years, I know this guide will help you embark on your next adventure! The essentials below are exactly that. It is up to you whether you want to… Read More Back-To-School Series ’17-’18: Dorm Room Essentials

Beauty, Blog

Back-To-School Series ’17-’18: Beauty Essentials

If you’re heading off to college for the first time this month, you’ve probably realized by now just how much stuff you need to get through the next year. Living away from home presents its perks, challenges and adjustments. You’ll have to be in charge of your own schedule and will have the opportunity to make your… Read More Back-To-School Series ’17-’18: Beauty Essentials

Beauty, Blog, Fashion, style

These All Natural Beach Essentials Will Protect Your Skin In Style

Now that it’s August, this is the time more than ever to make the most of our remaining summer beach days! As you may have seen from my Instagram feed, I’m currently enjoying the hot Mediterranean sun in beautiful Italy with my mantra being “rest, relaxation, repeat” for the next three weeks! In a few… Read More These All Natural Beach Essentials Will Protect Your Skin In Style

Blog, Mains, The Classy Cook

Pineapple Chicken and Rice Bowl

It’s so crazy to me that not only do I now like pineapples (after actually despising them for 19 years of my life) but I’m currently obsessed with them. I’ve come a long way from ordering smoothies with ALL of the available fruits, “but no pineapple, please.” My obsession definitely started up again after visiting… Read More Pineapple Chicken and Rice Bowl

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5 Reasons To Do A Juice Cleanse That Don’t Include Weight Loss

When you hear that someone’s starting a juice cleanse it’s likely that a few things will cross your mind. Why would they do that? Are they trying to lose weight? The juice cleanse stereotype is that it’s a quick way to shred some pounds, after all. But what you might not think about are the… Read More 5 Reasons To Do A Juice Cleanse That Don’t Include Weight Loss

Adventure Queen, Blog, Travel Diary

The New York Botanical Garden CHIHULY Exhibit Will Take You On A Vibrant Walk This Season

World-renowned artist, Dave Chihuly – whom some critics have called the best glass artist of our time – is currently exhibiting more than 20 works of art at the New York Botanical Gardens in the Bronx. CHIHULY, his first major garden exhibit in more than 10 years includes drawings and early works that tells the… Read More The New York Botanical Garden CHIHULY Exhibit Will Take You On A Vibrant Walk This Season

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From Barre To The Bar At The W Hotel Downtown NYC

Is it possible that we’re already transitioning into August and summer Friyays are slowly peeking at a leafy autumn horizon? The W Hotel has found the perfect way to celebrate summer weekends kicking off another year of its Barre to Bar fitness class held on the 5th floor terrace. The class is taught in collaboration… Read More From Barre To The Bar At The W Hotel Downtown NYC

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Golden Milk Chia Protein Pudding

I’ve recently developed a new obsession – glass jars. Whenever I finish a jar of salsa or tomato sauce, I run it through the dishwasher and then put it on my shelf. Over the past year I’ve probably collected too many glass jars of all shapes and sizes this way. But the thing is, I love… Read More Golden Milk Chia Protein Pudding