Have you ever felt like you were in the right place at the right time? That’s exactly how I felt yesterday, while I was at the Valley Magazine launch party.Valley is a Penn State student-run life and style magazine. We release our fall 2017 issue next week and I am extremely proud and excited to say that … Continue reading Being in the right place, at the right time: Valley Launch Party!
One of my goals in life is to be a wine connoisseur. No, but seriously! Earlier this year, my aunt Keena was raving about a Peach white wine she drank at The Walnut Grille in Pittsburgh. She told me that she couldn’t find the wine anywhere because it was from a local winery, Narcisi; a … Continue reading Narcisi Winery
Congratulations Pitt, you played yourself. It’s been a while, but I’m back! Living my best life, in my last year here at Penn State. When I tell most people I go to school in Happy Valley, they instantly try to engage in conversation surrounding football. But to be honest, I don’t know much about the … Continue reading College Life — Pitt Vs Penn State
Summer, you are always so good to me. As I wrap up my second summer in the city I can't help but to feel refreshed and accomplished. I've always told myself I would roam the streets of New York doing what I love, and for two summers, that has been my reality. From the 30 … Continue reading Living My Best Life—NYC to MIAMI My Final Weeks of Summer
The moment I saw the previews for Girls Trip I couldn't wait to get with my best girl friends to see it! Unfortunately, both of them are currently living in other states, but that did not stop me. (If you do not know which movie I am talking about, I need you to move from … Continue reading Girls Trip, a must see!
*Cues in Jay-Z, The Story of O.J.* Brooklyn!!! One of my favorite places in New York, but only by association of one of my favorite rappers of all time, Jay-Z (Hov). I never really get to explore Brooklyn often because I'm staying in the Bronx and Brooklyn (depending on where you're going in Brooklyn) can … Continue reading “Guess How I’m Feelin’?'” DUMBO, Brooklyn
ON WEDNESDAY’S WE WEAR PINK. I always live for a moment where I can get dressed and take pictures. Some people don’t understand, but Velissa always gets it. It was only fitting that after we got our hair blown out and our faces beat, that we spent the remainder of our Saturday at the pinkest restaurant … Continue reading Pietro Nolita — Living Pink In NYC
When I'm not waking up every morning to be an adult, I try my hardest to do something fun in the city that isn't my norm (aka spending all my hard earned money in Zara + getting lunch after as if I'm rich and live in Tribeca.) Last weekend, one of my closest friends and … Continue reading A Saturday Spent At The Met
At some point all of us have taken that long look around the room and were found to be the only one with some extra melanin, and if you haven’t I am sure someone you care about has. As I grow up and enter the professional world I find myself in this situation very often. … Continue reading Being that splash of color on an all white background
There’s something about the crazy taxi drivers, mobs of pedestrians and flashing lights that makes me really L O V E being in New York City.