The Pros and Cons of A Snow Day

The Pros and Cons of A Snow Day

First day of spring and a snow day! Well, who doesn't love paid-time off? I sure as hell do. However, that's not the case for every employed person; some still have to work, or work from home, or some don't make money for that day, or they may eventually have to make this day up. [...]

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The Random Things That Make My Weeks More Exciting

The Random Things That Make My Weeks More Exciting

When working in a structured 9-5 schedule day in and day out, sometimes the days can become mundane and repetitive, almost like a merry-go-round. Aside from the weekends, you most likely do the same thing everyday from the time you wake up until the time it's time to recharge your batteries again. For me, I [...]

Advice From Abroad: Travel, Travel, Travel!

Advice From Abroad: Travel, Travel, Travel!

Despite all the self-doubt that can arise when venturing into the unknown, moving to a new country to pursue my master’s is the best decision I could have made for myself.

Job Interviews: Why They Can Be Awkward, Stressful and Disappointing

Job Interviews: Why They Can Be Awkward, Stressful and Disappointing

Interviews typically happen in different stages; phone, in person and follow-up. In some cases, the company may just require a one time meet and greet, others can be more extensive. I've been through them all multiple times and can say with full confidence that every one is different. And to be even more direct, some [...]

College Life to Mom Life

College Life to Mom Life

I remember being so jealous of Maureen's life in Los Angeles, it was the definition of living vicariously through someone. She was studying at the Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising (where LC went for any Hills fans), living in an apartment building with a roof top pool, meeting celebrities like Mariah Carey, partying at [...]

Eagles Fans: We Celebrate As A Team, A City, and As One

Eagles Fans: We Celebrate As A Team, A City, and As One

Criticized for our enthusiastic fandom surrounding The Philadelphia Eagles, we do not apologize for supporting such a deserving and dedicated team. Without a strong fan base, a football team is just that- a football team. I'm proud to live in a place that is able to unite for a common love and interest. It's inspiring [...]

Side Hustles: Why You Should Have One

Side Hustles: Why You Should Have One

I first heard the term 'side hustle' while reading Ann Shoket's millennial guiding book, The Big Life  , and it's a term that has stuck with me since then. Typically, a side hustle is a way of earning extra cash outside of your primary income, which I think is great and incredibly smart and responsible especially for [...]