• Dealing with Mice in Your Apartment

    I was about two weeks into my very first NYC apartment when I heard the sound no one wants to hear: the scurry of a small creature across a hardwood floor.…

  • The DIY Dirty Lemon Detox

    There’s this company that’s been around for awhile but recently starting showing up more on my news feed: The Dirty Lemon. The Dirty Lemon is a beverage company that makes detoxifying, beautifying…

  • Diary of a Week Attempting to be Thrifty

    Sunday: I’m going to the grocery store to buy all provisions for the week. Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks– there will be nothing else I need to spend money on. This will be…

  • My No-Poo Experiment (And Failure!)

    As someone who is always looking for low-maintenance beauty routines, The No-Poo Method seemed too good to be true: forgo shampoo, fight through some greasy days, and eventually end up with…

  • Eyebrow Essentials: The Only Two Products You Need

    “Eyebrows: There should be two!” I’ll give you one million dollars if you can tell me where that quote comes from (without Google!) Remember that part in Miss Congeniality when Sandra Bullock’s…

  • Click and Awe: Best of the Internet

    My brother always knows good music, and after he sent me Dog Years by Maggie Rogers I could not stop listening. Something about this song takes me back to early Indiana mornings watching…

  • The Lost Art of Listening

    I was talking to a friend the other day about a problem I was having. I finished pouring my heart out to him only for him to respond aloofly with, “Yeah,…

  • On My Desk: March 2017

    Even though it’s only 28 days, February seemed like the longest month of the year. We’re almost to the end of winter, but I’m at that point where I hate every…

  • Three Things To Let Go Of This Week

    I know it’s hard to believe, or even feel, but spring is just around the corner. I have been feeling like the only light source I get these days is fluorescent, but…