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Life Stories

American Food I Always Miss While Abroad

By On January 28, 2015

When I’m not sure what to do when I’m traveling, I pull a classic Damon Dominique, go to the grocery store, and then have the same realization nearly every time: there is just some… Read More

New York City

The aftermath of NYC’s apocalyptic, historical snowstorm Juno

By On January 27, 2015

I’ve lived in NYC long enough to have experienced Hurricane Irene, that one mini earthquake in lower Manhattan, Hurricane Sandy, and now, the latest storm weather outlets deemed as apocalyptic, snowstorm Juno. As… Read More


French Food I Miss Most

By On January 21, 2015

Now that I’ve been away from Paris for three years, it’s starting to hit me how much I miss the city, the language, and these foods I used to eat every day.… Read More

Niagara Falls

Don’t go to Niagara Falls without Gloves

By On January 17, 2015

Niagara Falls was never really on my extremely long and a bit overwhelming list of “Places I Must Visit Before I Die,” but when a Groupon for a $49 hotel came up… Read More

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Life Stories

What It Looks Like To Shop at Walmart In Middle America

By On January 13, 2015

When I studied abroad in Paris and told everyone I was from Indiana, many would ask about Walmart. I told them it was literally “something to do” when you are under 21… Read More

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New York City

NYC Coffee Shops With Couches

By On January 12, 2015

Finding the perfect NYC coffee shop is a struggle. Trust me, I get it. One of the first (and most important, might I add) aspects to a city, for me, is it’s coffee shop… Read More

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Los Angeles

Apartment Hunting in Hollywood

By On January 8, 2015

It doesn’t take much for me to want to move somewhere and lately, I’ve been eyeing you Los Angeles. “Lately” meaning the last 15 years of my life “lately.” Before I moved… Read More