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Oct 22, 2008

Removable Decals Make Dorm Room Decorating Easy

[My first foray into Blik Graphics…so cute!] Back in August I showed you how to do a little dorm decorating...

Sep 25, 2008

Fall Drink Recipe: Mulled Cider

Feel that chill in the air? It’s (finally) Fall, and that means we can all put away the iced lattes...

Sep 11, 2008

Frozen Dinners Are Not Always Disgusting, I Promise!

Yikes, that doesn’t look appetizing. Let’s be honest: when I get home at the end of a long day of...

Sep 8, 2008

This Fall, Get Organized!

OK, so you’re running late for your Monday morning class (again). You would have been on time, but you spent...

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Aug 27, 2008

Dorm Room Decorating 101

A newly-decorated dorm wall–for cheap! Alright girls, it’s now officially Back To School Season. Does the thought of dorm décor...

Toxic Friends: A Manifesto

We all have one: the friend who blows you off, who drops you like a hot potato as soon as...

Jul 22, 2008

WTF: Shopping for Sweaters in July?

Jackets already? No thanks. (Photo courtesy of Urban Outfitters) It’s hot today in New York. Really. Hot. Even in the...

Jul 9, 2008

Five Reasons Why You Should See Disney Pixar’s “Wall-E” (Yes, I Know It’s a Kids Movie!)

1. Because let’s face it, you love Pixar movies. Whether it’s “Toy Story”, “Finding Nemo” or “Monsters Inc.”, everyone has...

Jul 2, 2008

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Jul 1, 2008

An Easy AND Healthy Recipe for Cooking Fish

By now you’ve probably heard that fish is good for you—really, REALLY good for you! Besides being a lean and...

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Jun 5, 2008

Good Read: “In Defense of Food” by Michael Pollan

Any friend of mine who reads this post is going to laugh (or maybe cry), because they have all been...

May 26, 2008

Update: ‘Where the Wild Things Are’…Not Doing Too Well

Back in February I reported that the new Spike Jonze/Dave Eggers film adaptation of everyone’s favorite children’s book Where the...

May 24, 2008

Getting Fired: How to Deal

I got fired. It came out of nowhere, like a ton of bricks on my head. I was called in...

May 21, 2008

Remember When Lindsay Lohan Didn’t Suck?

Yeah, I don’t remember either. I watched The Parent Trap the other day, and it got me thinking—how did Lilo...

Apr 27, 2008

Spring Cleaning: Manicure, Pedicure…Bikini Wax?

Spring has officially sprung here in New York City; the sun dress is here to stay, as are flip-flops, tank...

Apr 27, 2008

Fashion Perfection (Trust Me On This One): The Romper

When the romper (or playsuit, or onesie, or whatever else you want to call it) started to make a comeback...

Apr 25, 2008

Walking Gracefully In High Heels: A Simple Trick

So you have a big dance coming up, or just a big night out, but you’re tottering around precariously in...

Apr 23, 2008

In Defense of Harold and Kumar

Yes, I’m not ashamed to say it: I loved Harold and Kumar Go to White Castle, and I am really...

Apr 20, 2008

Not Flattering on Anyone: The Kate Moss for Topshop Collection

I adore the whole designer-lines-at-discount-stores trend, and more specifically I love love LOVE Topshop, the stylish UK chain that’s finally...

Apr 15, 2008

Meeting People Is Easy…Sort Of

[Read the previous installment of my study abroad experience, I Could Really Use a “Not For Tourists” Guide About Now]...

Apr 14, 2008

When Boys Suck: A Playlist

I’m going through a boys-are-kinda-sh*tty phase right now, and every phase needs a good soundtrack. These tunes go from woe-is-me...

Apr 8, 2008

I Could Really Use a “Not For Tourists” Guide About Now

[Read the first installment of my study abroad experience: What Brochures Don’t Tell You About Studying Abroad] Since I knew...

Apr 5, 2008

Getting Sick Sucks: How To Ward Off a Cold

Remember when you were little and you came down with a cold? Mom or Dad would make you soup, tuck...

Apr 2, 2008

Still Too Cold For Spring Fashion? Think Again!

Spring is officially here, but for those of us up north, it’s still pretty darn cold! It’s like we’re being...

Mar 31, 2008

What Brochures Don’t Tell You About Studying Abroad

I never studied abroad as an undergrad–the programs my school offered always seemed pointless to me. Instead of sending us...

Mar 28, 2008

Number Stigma: Why I Don’t Count

“So…how many people have you slept with?” If someone asks you this question: get out now. Seriously, do not answer,...

Mar 25, 2008

I Hear It All: Life Without an MP3 Player

Yes, it’s true, I don’t have an mp3 player. This is not really by choice, I must admit—my iPod broke...

Mar 21, 2008

Be Careful What You Publish…Someone Might Read It!

Admit it: you love Facebook. And MySpace. Maybe you have a blog, or you comment on one. Blogs and social...

Mar 19, 2008

An Easy AND Classy Appetizer: Prosciutto and Melon

Fruit and meat together? Sounds a bit scary, I know, but trust me! Melon wrapped in prosciutto (an Italian cured...

Mar 17, 2008

American Apparel: You’re So Creepy but I Love Your Basics

The Setting: an American Apparel store in Brooklyn The Characters: 2 girls, about 13 years old, and me...

Mar 12, 2008

My First, and LAST, Online Date

I finally broke down and tried online dating. Now, before you start judging me, hear me out! I too was...

Mar 11, 2008

Rock Band: The Greatest Game of All Time (Really!)

I have eight roommates: three boys, two wide screen TV’s, two Xboxes, and one Wii. When I first moved in,...

Mar 10, 2008

I See London, I See France…

Ever since Madonna donned her infamous cone-shaped bra, women’s underthings came out from, well, under. Usually if you see a...

Mar 5, 2008

Thrift Shopping 101: The Thrill of the Find

As a girl on a budget, shopping (or more accurately: window shopping) can be painful. When even chain stores are...

Feb 27, 2008

The Faithful Friend Part Two

The next day, Chuck and I went out to dinner after work, as we often did. This time, however, something...

Feb 25, 2008

Dating Disasters: The Faithful Friend

We all know him. We all have one: the best guy friend who secretly has a crush on you, and...

Feb 23, 2008

How to Create a Budget (Without Getting an Economics Degree)

Believe it or not, it’s actually not too difficult to make (and stick to!) a budget. You can make the...