Spring 2017 Wishlist

Finally. After months of bleak landscapes, frigid air, and booties covered in salt, winter is over. Spring is my favorite season because it is a fresh start. The birds start chirping again, trees and flowers bloom, and of course, I get to wear bright colors and bold prints. While some people prefer fall fashion as …

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Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

In my economics class, we have been discussing the concept of “Dollar Votes.” This theory means we have control as consumers on how businesses survive or thrive. If consumers start buying less of a product, the price may lower. Contrasting this, if consumers were to buy more of a product a company would get stronger …

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Books Are Your Friends

In a time when technology is at the point of suffocation, books appear to be a novelty and something from the past. I will admit that I fell victim to the 21st century. I loved my Kindle and had used iBooks on my iPad and iPhone. Over winter break I picked up a book and …

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Ways to Do: Donate

  Action speaks louder than words. I said I wanted to have a louder voice this year but I was overwhelmed with where to start. So, my first step is donating to charities and foundations I believe in. At first, I ruled this out because splurging for me means going to Starbucks. What's the point …

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Why I Love the Met

  As a college student, I am always looking for cheap ways to spend my afternoons. The Metropolitan Museum of Art is by far my favorite. It's cheap (donation-based entry fee- AKA you can donate a dollar) and versatile. While I know art is not for everyone, the vast assortment of exhibits that the Met …

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I’m Trying to Adult

College is this really weird in-between stage of growing up and still wanting your parents to do stuff for you. I love the freedom of not having a curfew or going into Manhattan whenever I want. At the same time, part of me still wants my mom to cancel an appointment for me because I …

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Let’s Brunch

While my first love will always be fashion, food comes in a very close second. Breakfast food, in particular, holds a very special place in my heart. Growing up my dad and I drove around New England testing out as many diners as possible in a relatively small radius. Now that I'm living in New …

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