Movie Review: “Girls Trip”

Let me just start off by saying that you NEED to see this movie! It was one of the rare rated R films that is actually hilarious, without being over-the-top raunchy and ignorant. It displays black women in all of their glory; as beautiful, strong, hilarious, flawed, intelligent, loving humans. The casting was so on-point, I don’t think they could have chosen a better group … Continue reading Movie Review: “Girls Trip”

Movie Review: Beauty and The Beast

Disney displays equality and inclusion in the most beautiful way possible with Beauty and The Beast Last night I attended the premier of the new Beauty and The Beast remake with  my mom and little sister. I was probably more excited than the nine-year-old was, seeing how I watched the movie on repeat as a child (as I’m sure most 90s babies have). I am happy … Continue reading Movie Review: Beauty and The Beast

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

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

Netflix Picks: Christmas Movie-A-Thon

I spent the whole day today watching Christmas movies! I’m still at school working for a few more days until I get to go home and hang out with my family for the holidays, so I decided to get into the Christmas spirit by myself. I plugged in my twinkling lights, made some tea, and watched all the best holiday movies on Netflix. Here is … Continue reading Netflix Picks: Christmas Movie-A-Thon

Book Review: Capture Your Style

The new social media bible for fashionistas Before we make our morning coffee, before we rummage through our wardrobe, even before we pry ourselves out of bed, many of us take a quick scroll through our Instagram feed. If you are interested in fashion, décor, food or travel then you may even be one of Aimee Song’s 4 million followers. The blogger, designer, and social … Continue reading Book Review: Capture Your Style

Netflix Picks: Halloween Films

Halloween is tomorrow and what better way to get in the spirit then binge watching the best Halloween movies on Netflix. Personally, I’m not very into horror and gore, but I still think Halloween is a lot of fun. Here are the five movies that I’ll be re-watching this week! Practical Magic: (1998) This movie is weird, funny, cute, and a little creepy. All of the … Continue reading Netflix Picks: Halloween Films