so fresh n so clean – skincare routine

so fresh n so clean – skincare routine

It has been a minute since I've done any sort of beauty related blog post. Well quarantine has me searching my brain high and low for content ideas. So I figured I would drop the products I've been currently using and loving. I've detailed a bit of my skin care routine before on my How [...]

FemFocused: An Interview with Queen NYC Blonde

FemFocused: An Interview with Queen NYC Blonde

A typical Instagram DM exchange between my friend Grace and myself is sending each other recent posts by NYC Blonde. "How is she so fabulous?" is the next part of that exchange. I discovered NYC Blonde during my summer interning in PR in New York City in 2013, when her face was still veiled in [...]

Reads Sparking Joy

Reads Sparking Joy

Reads Sparking Joy laugh with me ppl Just popping by mid-week to offer a few reading suggestions, as a treat. The article I’m Clinging to Personal Writing More Than Ever Right Now by Harling Ross (also referenced in this post) has me nodding my head in unison. I'm finding comfort, solidarity and mucho entertainment in [...]

checking in

checking in

Art by Tyler Spangler Checking in The lyrics of Madonna's "Hung Up" plays in the background of my mind. "Time goes by, so slowly..." There are days when time flies by. Then are days that drag like a 3-hour college lecture. "How is it only 2 o'clock," I'll wonder. Some days are filled with grief, [...]

Philly Finds Vol. 15

Philly Finds Vol. 15

Hi friends, I hope you're all doing well. Needless to say, it's a pretty crazy, uncertain time right now. I hope you're taking care of yourselves physically, mentally and emotionally. I'm always here to chat if you need a little extra support ❤ If you don't already, I highly suggest following my friend and Philly [...]

FemFocused: Philly singer Ang Bocca

FemFocused: Philly singer Ang Bocca

Photo by Justin Green "Art can be all over the place," Proclaims the Instagram bio of Philadelphia artist Ang Bocca. While the world is in turmoil, at least we have art. And I am grateful that we have artists like Ang Bocca. We're continuing to highlight women through the FemFocused series (happy belated International Women's [...]

going on, despite…

going on, despite…

I considered titling this post "writing and feeling things", because that's what is going on at this moment. Sitting at home, allowing myself to feel a lot of things I would very much prefer to not be feeling. Angrily, I began writing and spewing every thought and word that entered my brain, a stream of [...]

Announcing a Positive Publicity Collaboration with Fite Fashion

Announcing a Positive Publicity Collaboration with Fite Fashion

Owning a custom, one-of-a-kind dress is something I've always dreamed about. Nay, fantasized about. How extravagant would it be to roll-up to an event, and when someone asks where your outfit is from, you can reply "Oh, it's custom". OK maybe I've been watching too much Real Housewives (there's no such thing as too much), [...]

Eatwith – Have a Dining Adventure in Philly

Eatwith – Have a Dining Adventure in Philly

Picture it: your birthday is rapidly approaching. You have a group of friends you are celebrating with, and despite your best efforts, every restaurant you look at to make a reservation is completely booked. Or maybe you want to do something entirely different. With experiences now in Philadelphia, Eatwith is your solution. Unofficially referred to [...]