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5 Ways To Treat Yo’ Self

Whether you spent Valentine’s Day alone, with your girls, or with your boo it’s always important to treat yo’ self at times. So, for this Valentine’s Day, I decided to do just that. I think it’s important to never feel bad for being single or spending some time alone. It’s so important to learn how to make yourself happy. Here are five ways that I … Continue reading 5 Ways To Treat Yo’ Self

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Theater Review: Hamilton

Hamilton normalizes hip-hop culture for theatergoers There are many reasons why the Broadway show Hamilton has record-breaking ticket sales. One reason is that it’s amazing, but a less obvious reason is that it brings elements of urban lifestyle to an unlikely audience. The community of Broadway theatergoers for the 2015-16 season was predominantly white, college-educated, middle-aged women, according to The Broadway League. This is pretty … Continue reading Theater Review: Hamilton

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Book Review: Nasty Galaxy

Sophia Amoruso gives you Pinterest for your coffee table About two years ago, I reviewed Sophia Amoruso’s first book #GIRLBOSS and I loved it. Her second book, Nasty Galaxy, stays true to the unfiltered badass persona of Nasty Gal that us fellow girlbosses have come to love. However, it is a lot different than her first book… or any typical book for that matter. Nasty … Continue reading Book Review: Nasty Galaxy

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23 Things To Do While I’m 23

It’s my 23rd birthday today… my Jordan year! Last year, I combined my birthday post with my new years resolutions and I decided to do it again this year! I think it’s a good way for me to set goals for myself and then look back and see how much I accomplished in a year. While I was 22, I completed 17 out of 22 … Continue reading 23 Things To Do While I’m 23

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Arts Journalists Take New York City

Last week my grad school program ventured to the Big Apple for a cultural immersion. It was probably one of the best weeks of my life. I know that sounds dramatic, but as an arts journalist, it was a total dream come true to be able to do all the things we did. Here is a rundown of the places we saw and things we … Continue reading Arts Journalists Take New York City

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New Years 2017 in Chicago, IL

Location: Roscoe’s Tavern (Gay Bar in Chicago, IL) What I Wore: Mesh and velvet bodysuit (Forever 21), High-waisted shorts (Ron Jon Surf Shop), Fishnet tights (Lane Bryant), Ankle booties (Bethany Ugg’s, $160), Cutout hoop earrings (Forever 21, $4.90), Bowtie choker (Forever 21), Faux fur jacket (borrowed) Attended With: My best friends Kailena and Bianca Highlights: Cover was $30 and included horderves and a champaign toast. The theme was … Continue reading New Years 2017 in Chicago, IL