The new Instagram update is coming, whether we want it or not. If you have opened the app today, you have already seen the “turn on post notifications” posts from popular accounts. Before the photo sharing app gets totally turned upside down with the new timeline structure, or not, here are some of my favorite… Read More 10 Instagram Accounts You Should Turn Post Notifications On For
I just got back from a solo trip to Philadelphia. It was a much needed break from living in a dorm and sharing a room with two other girls. Why Philadelphia? It’s close to New York City, where I go to school, and there’s enough to explore in a weekend. Here are some pros and… Read More The Pros and Cons of Traveling Alone
Festival season is approaching, which means that if you don’t already have a ticket to at least one, then you’re going to have some serious FOMO. Here are some of the ones you should be looking out for in the coming months, arranged chronologically . Ultra Miami: The “Spring Break Rave”Festival Go If You Love: EDM,… Read More Music Festivals You Should Know
This is Regan. She’s one of my roommates from The New School and she’s from Forest Hill, MD. She’s never been to California, and during our winter break she braved a delayed flight to see me (what a doll). Here are a few choice reactions from the West Coast depraved. Disneyland/California Adventure: S: What’d you… Read More #REGANREACTIONS
2016 Now that official lineup is out for the desert festival, the shopping, playlist making, and planning is in full swing. I’d be more excited with all of you, but I don’t plan on attending this year, because my spring break doesn’t coincide with either weekend. However, I’m still excited to find out about… Read More #COACHELLATIPS
5 Apps that all New Yorkers Should Have Arro This free app for iPhone and Android works just like Uber. It lets you order a taxi and pays for the ride automatically when you’re done. If you’re already in a taxi, you can also pay through the app. It’s perfect if you want a… Read More #APPS
Ralph’s Coffee On the second floor of the Polo Ralph Lauren flagship store, is the chicest coffee shop in NYC. It’s cash only, so bring your $$. The coffee is certified organic and ethically and sustainably sourced, also they have almond milk (catch up Starbucks!). If you visit and love the coffee, you’re in luck… Read More #NEWYORK
W New York – Union Square Right in the heart of Union Square, the W is hard to miss. Situated in the landmark 1911 Beaux-Arts Guardian Life building, this hotel is a contemporary chic hub for travelers of all kinds. The location is super convenient and a practically non-existant walking distance to the Union Square… Read More #NEWYORK
THE SUNDAY OF SUMMER August is referred to as the Sunday of Summer, because this is the time when anxiety flourishes. School starts, for the majority, during this month and “Back to School” specials are in full swing. Amongst all the warning signals for academia to begin again, I somehow had a pretty decent August.
Coney Island After watching Uptown Girls, with Dakota Fanning and the late Brittany Murphy, I had high expectations for Coney Island. I wanted my irresponsible nanny to show me what childhood should’ve been like, while riding a spinning teacup. I imagined an East Coast, Santa Monica Pier scene, but unfortunately I was faced with what I… Read More #NEWYORK
Del Mar Horse Races The annual hat lovers event is taking place right now in Del Mar, California, and my friends and I decided to partake. We parked in a shopping center parking lot and took one car to the track. Valet was $25, but we went for it. Entry varies from $6-$60, depending on… Read More #SANDIEGO
Thousand Steps Beach This Instagram-trending spot in Laguna Beach, California is home to an oceanside, man-made pool (pictured above). If you cross over the rocks, there’s also a deep tide pool, that’s more equipped for swimming. Unfortunately for me, the bigger pool was closed, because of the tide. Parking isn’t a huge issue, but there… Read More #LAGUNABEACH
Luxe City Center Hotel Conveniently located across from LA Live, the Luxe City Center Hotel was my home for one night last weekend. We saw The Vamps, who were playing at Club Nokia, and after the show we crossed the street to our hotel. The outside is contemporary, but nothing spectacular. The real gem is… Read More #LOSANGELES
Supergirl Pro 2015 The 9th Annual Paul Mitchell Supergirl Pro took place in Oceanside, CA this past weekend, and I gladly attended the second day. It’s the largest women’s surfing event in the world and it featured athletes such as Alana Blanchard, Lakey Peterson, Coco Ho, Sage Erickson, and Malia Manuel.
Del Mar Fair Every summer I’ve looked forward to the fair, because of the rides, people watching, and the food. This year was no disappointment. I made sure to go on a day when they were selling wristbands that let me go on all the rides unlimited times until 8PM. Some of the rides actually… Read More #SANDIEGO