The Museum of Ice Cream LA

I have been dying to see the Museum of Ice Cream ever since it debuted in NYC. As I was going to be in LA for a few days, I took a chance and made a listing on Craigslist... to my surprise, someone responded! Getting to see this whimsical and incredible installation was a true … Continue reading The Museum of Ice Cream LA

Stripes at the Santa Monica Pier

I have long desired to see the Santa Monica Pier in Los Angeles. I finally got the opportunity, and it reminds me so much of the Boardwalk at home! I was thrilled to get to frolic on a beach and bask in the warm weather considering how cold it was at home in DC. The … Continue reading Stripes at the Santa Monica Pier

Channeling Blair Waldorf in NYC

My amazing friend Victoria is one of my absolute favorite people in the world. We met back in 2013 in Atlanta, and immediately fell in love with each other. She lives in Long Beach, and only travels to DC for work once or twice a year at most. She called me up to let me … Continue reading Channeling Blair Waldorf in NYC

Tartan Pocket Top in NYC

Once in a while, J.Crew comes out with a piece that I can't decide if I am OBSESSED with or think is really weird. I decided that I loved this, and I definitely made the right call! Tartan pocket on a blue striped shirt. This top is ridiculously me, and was the perfect shirt for … Continue reading Tartan Pocket Top in NYC

Black Friday Sales Shopping Guide

J.Crew J.Crew is 40% off!! Repeat! 40% off!! Use the code THANKU That includes some of these fabulous items!   These prices are BEFORE the discount code Collection Ruffle Skirt $339.99 Navy Piped Bow Dress $198 Striped Button Turtleneck $55 Striped Skirt $32.99 One Shoulder Bathing Suit $118 Off the Shoulder Striped Top $67.99 One Shoulder Bow Dress $188 Striped One Shoulder Tank $25.99 … Continue reading Black Friday Sales Shopping Guide

Thanksgiving

So I spent my Thanksgiving in China. As you all wake up to start the turkey in the oven and the potato mashing extravaganza, I'm closing out my exciting day. Never fear, I DID get a little bit of turkey!     I am so thankful for the opportunities that joining the CEM faculty have … Continue reading Thanksgiving

My Birthday

It's my birthday!! So, for my 35th, I'm ringing in this birthday in China, preparing for the CEM certification course that I'm teaching tomorrow. I spent the day exploring an ancient Chinese city with a lovely woman named Pati from Orlando who is also here teaching a CEM, and who I only met last night. … Continue reading My Birthday