Snapshots of Europe: Italy

It has been about three months since I took a road trip across Italy to tour Venice and Cinque Terre. Here is what I remember most. Venice, Italy As the water taxi docks in San Marco Square, I can’t help but think that I have arrived to the center of the world. The Basilica di San […]

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Starting an Inspiration Journal

Maybe it’s the desire to do something crafty, maybe it’s the desire to tear up your favorite magazines, either way right now is the best time for you to start an inspiration journal. A physical pocketful of your fashion wants, your ideal makeup looks, your design needs, your very own aesthetic. It’s a great way to […]

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On Stress Cleaning

It’s the best-worst habit you could have. It puts your obsessive personality to work. It makes other people look around your spotless home and question, “Does anyone actually live here, or is this a real estate show house?” What I’m describing is the habit of stress cleaning. Part obsessive, part compulsive (but I’m told not the two combined), […]

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Brunch in NYC: Sadelle’s Bakery

An overnight trip to New York City meant two things: wandering around the streets of SoHo and of course the obligatory next-day brunch. So the morning after a long stroll throughout the small clothing boutiques, upscale shops, and restaurants of Prince, Spring, and Broome Streets, there was only one thing I wanted to eat for breakfast: […]

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Snapshots of Europe: Lisbon, Amsterdam, Bruges

It has been almost a year since I flew to Europe for the first time and embarked on a whirlwind trip, traveling to 7 countries, 8 cities, and 4 European capitals. Recently I revisited some photos from my travels and reminisced on the days and nights I spent in these foreign places. Here is what […]

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