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How Calendar Blocking Changed My Life

How Calendar Blocking Changed My Life

I was given my first planner in middle school. My school gave all students planners as a way to ensure that they were on top of their schedule, homework, tests, etc. This is what opened the floodgates for me because I still went out of […]

Update: Spring & Summer 2018 ❤️

Update: Spring & Summer 2018 ❤️

Ok. As proven by my track record, it seems New Year’s resolutions don’t really work out for me. I’ve been severely slacking on my weekly videos, I know, but I do want to try to at least get videos up of two very exciting trips […]

Christmas in NYC 2017

Christmas in NYC 2017

If I haven’t already mentioned this, Christmastime is my favorite time to be in New York City. In fact, I love it so much that even before J and I started dating I made it an annual tradition to go to NYC in the month […]

A Day in Brooklyn

A Day in Brooklyn

A few weekends ago when I was in New York, J and I spent a day in Brooklyn. The weather was lovely, so we thought it would be the perfect day to do two things that neither of us had done before: walk around the […]

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 2: Only Fight For What Really Matters

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 2: Only Fight For What Really Matters

I am not a relationship expert, but I feel it is safe to say that couples in all kinds of relationships fight. If you ask me, couples that say they don’t fight at all are probably lying. Well, maybe they aren’t, but if you are […]

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 1: Does It Really Get Better?

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 1: Does It Really Get Better?

Let’s start with a bit of background. By summer 2015, my boyfriend (hereby referred to as “J”) had plans to move to New York that fall. By the end of summer, in August 2015, we started dating. Due to work (on both sides) and school […]

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Where Do I Begin?

Long Distance Relationship Diary. Where Do I Begin?

Over the course of my currently long distance relationship, I have posted some pictures on Instagram captioned “Long Distance Relationship Diary”. Examples include, “Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 1: Trains.” and “Long Distance Relationship Diary. Chapter 2: Traveling Means Being Together.” Given that this has […]

The Empire State Building at Midnight

The Empire State Building at Midnight

I must admit, being in a long distance relationship has been made a little bit easier by the facts that 1. both parties are on the East Coast, and 2. one of the parties lives in Manhattan. I had only been to the Empire State […]

New York Adventures (May 2016)

New York Adventures (May 2016)

The other weekend I went to New York, as I do most weekends, to see my boyfriend and to celebrate the completion of finals and the end of a semester of grad school ( ! ). Despite the fact that I am practically a resident of […]

Full-Time Work, Part-Time School

Full-Time Work, Part-Time School

For those of you who don’t already know, I currently work full-time and I am simultaneously getting my MBA part-time. This means that for two days a week I wake up, go to work from around 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM, go straight to school […]