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Things to Do in Philadelphia

Here’s a guide of things to do in Philadelphia when you’re short on time. I spent an afternoon in Philadelphia with my boyfriend. We were driving from Virginia to New York City and thought one afternoon would be a perfect amount of time to see the biggest spots in Philly before continuing on our way. Follow our guide below for things to do in Philadelphia. … Continue reading Things to Do in Philadelphia

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How I Take Care of My Mental Health

Taking care of your mental health is key to finding joy in the everyday. I think this is the most important aspect of your day-to-day happiness and perhaps one of the easiest if you implement it correctly. Here are some easy items to incorporate into your every day that will improve your mental health. Take Walks Take at least one walk a day. This can … Continue reading How I Take Care of My Mental Health

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A Weekend Away From The City

Although I live in New York City, I spend a decent amount of time in pretty much the opposite of Manhattan: Indiana. My boyfriend’s family lives in Indiana, so when I visit home (Chicago) to see him, we’ll sometimes spend the weekend in the countryside (is that what it would be called?). It’s very refreshing to get a break from the busy urban life that … Continue reading A Weekend Away From The City

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Saraghina in New York City

Saraghina is an adorable restaurant right in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn, New York. Their menu has a vast assortment of delicious meals and their servers, in my experience, are extremely kind and attentive. Check out their menu here and read on to see what we ordered from Saraghina in Bed Stuy! Romano Salad and Wine We ordered a couple of different dishes over the course of … Continue reading Saraghina in New York City

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Announcements & Updates

Welcome back! I typically don’t post more than once a week, but that’s actually about to change. Keep reading to hear the announcements and updates on the blog – I have some really exciting news! New Branding As you can tell, I have rebranded! I decided to pick something that is not related to geography and is a little more fun and creative. NYC Lifestyle … Continue reading Announcements & Updates

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Valentine’s Day Decor For 2022

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and I’m here to show you the best decor on the market this year! I love decorating for each holiday because it’s something to look forward to, and helps the passage of time be a little less scary for me. I often get wrapped up in the fact that time is passing too quickly – it’s nice to … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Decor For 2022

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Reminiscing on Fall in New York City

I was recently going through photos on my phone and found some from the fall time that I never posted. Fall is my favorite season, and fall in New York City is… as corny as it sounds, magical. The leaves are changing, the air is crisp, and every walk you take you’re reminded of the fleeting joys of warmer weather. I personally also love overcast … Continue reading Reminiscing on Fall in New York City

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Books I’m Currently Reading

If you’re looking for some inspiration or knowledge, check out the books below! I am currently reading them and wanted to share since I think they contain pretty powerful information. Keep reading on for a bit about how I choose the books I read, and my current book recs! How I Choose Books to Read I often feel as though I don’t read enough. A … Continue reading Books I’m Currently Reading

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Why I Decided to Start Blogging

Welcome back! Before I jump into this post, I just wanted to thank you for reading my blog. Whether this is the first post you’re coming across, or you’re an avid follower of my blog, thanks for stopping by and reading my content. It means the world to me to know that people enjoy engaging on here. It’s only been a few months since I … Continue reading Why I Decided to Start Blogging