As I was preparing Ina Garten's Chicken with Herbed Goat Cheese and Creamy Mustard Vinaigrette for an arugula salad last night, I turned on my bluetooth speaker and got inspired. I have learned that cooking is so much more fun if you have some fun music to accompany it. I highly suggest to everyone to … Continue reading Cooking Must: Festive Playlists
Yesterday, all my dreams came true. I purchased a spatula designed by Ina Garten. And while that alone is life-changing, 30% of the proceeds, from that spatula and any other celebrity designed spatula featured at Williams-Sonoma, go to No Kid Hungry. These spatulas, designed by famous Food Network chefs and a few other celebrities are … Continue reading No Kid Hungry, Tools for Change
This Friday I am throwing a small Olympic Opening Ceremony Party for my two best girlfriends and, my mom and her two best girlfriends. We decided the best course of action was to get wines and food representative of different countries to make the night extra festive. Below is our wine, food, and decoration selections. … Continue reading Olympic Opening Ceremony Party!
I am a huge fan of lipstick! In my college days, my friends would constantly ask to borrow lipstick from me because they all knew I could provide them with the best colors. Ever since Kylie Jenner came out with her lip-kits I have always wanted to purchase one, but they had always sold out … Continue reading The Matte Lipstick Your Lips Need
It is back to the job search for me! It is honestly shocking how many new job postings appear overnight and throughout the day. The job hunt is a constant search through thousands of listings, which can be straining after one application takes around forty five minutes. But thanks to tools like Indeed.com, the search … Continue reading The Job Search is on
Being a huge Ina Garten fan and a recent graduate on the job search, I looked to my hero from some life advice. If you need a little push to get inspired this morning look over this snippet from a 2015 interview with Garten.
Sorry for my time away from this blog, I have been busy this past month traveling to various cities and thinking over my next move. I never realized how much time and research goes into applying to a single job or picking the right city. So while I may have narrowed down where I want … Continue reading Back at it.
Sometimes I find myself needing a little inspiration, whether it be because I'm having a bad day or I'm stressed about something. So for awhile now I've started writing quotes down in a journal of mine. This is a journal I carry around with me everywhere, it goes where I go. And, while I know … Continue reading Tip of the Day:
If you were to ask me what my favorite movie was my answer would be less than typical. While a lot of people have one movie that they could watch everyday for the rest of their life and never get bored of, I have about five of them. So if you were to ask me … Continue reading The Queen of Rom-Coms
As a recent college graduate, I tend to need a lot of motivation regarding job applications and updating things, like my resumé and my LinkedIn profile, on a daily basis. So, I have found that when I need an extra surge of motivation to get through all those daunting tasks, I listen to my motivational playlist. … Continue reading Need motivation?