OOTD: Date Night Looks for the Hopeless Muggle in the Wizarding World

Okay, listen up you little muggles… I know putting together date night outfits is rough. Show too much skin, and you’ll look like a death eater man eater. Dress too conservative — you might look like Professor McGonagall at last year’s Yule Ball. Not only do you have the building anxiety and anticipation, but also…

Hiking NJ: Trail to Surprise Lake

Hiking. I like that shit. And the trail to surprise like is one of my absolute favorites. It has a lot to offer for any level of skill. Here is an in depth description of the hike. NJ Hiking. My only issue is that I wish we had done this hike in early summer. The…

OOTD: Glittery like my Drink of the Day!

GLITTER. I’m a sucker for it. I like it on my shoes. I like it in my clothes. I was obsessed with glitter pens as a kid. And if I could fart glitter — trust me that I would. So naturally, when I heard about the glittery drink offered at Mathews Food and Drink, I…

OOTD: Floral-ish Print

Lets take a quick moment to talk about floral print… when your style isn’t all to “lady.” Are you a feminine style maven? Are pink roses and frilly silhouettes your thing? Cool. But let’s be real. That is not for everyone. Floral print is not just flowers everywhere. There is a vibe that each print…

Hiking NJ: Castle Point Trail

When my budget gets tight, my favorite thing to do is cry and drink my sorrows away get outdoors. Mother nature is free to enjoy! New Jersey has so many beautiful parts to it, it’s not hard to find something to do. Sure, a lot of people think NJ is a dump… and yes there…

Art Exhibit: Toiletpaper Paradise

Working in NYC affords me a plethora of opportunities to get stuck on the remarkably delayed PATH train visit art exhibits and galleries on a whim! I must admit, this is a rather new hobby of mine — and my appreciation for art is still developing. Sometimes I just don’t feel like looking at stuff….

Blogger Territory

via Daily Prompt: Territory Hashtag NYC. Hashtag New Jersey. Hashtag Fashion. Hashtag Blogger. Blogging in a city feels a lot like a turf war. Are you ready for a rumble? Sometimes in can be a pissing constant in a steady stream flowing from all around you. Um, ew — gross. You want to blog about…

United Sport Clinic: #fitlife #fitkids

My favorite thing about children right now is that they’re not mine. thanks for letting me babysit your kids so we can have epic dance parties, star wars reenactments and binge watch My Little Pony guilt free. Okay, let me clarify. Kids are amazing. They are little sassy-pants without even trying. They like to have…

Wholefoods Grand Opening, Newark, NJ

I know I’ve been saying it a little too much lately but Newark, NJ is currently going through a renaissance! New housing is being developed all over and new businesses are popping up left and right! I know people are thinking it: hell yes more shopping gentrification. But no, I don’t think so.  From what I’ve been…

Art Gallery: Imprison Her Soft Hand

I was blessed with the opportunity to visit Zoe Buckman‘s gallery at Newark’s Project for Empty Space . The gallery does not have many pieces — unfortunate, as I was left wanting more. But what it lacks in number, it pays back tenfold with impact and power. Now, I must confess, I’ve never been too good…

Shopping Newark Downtown

Featured Newark Skyline photo credit to Sean Sutherland [ IG: @seansutherland ] I know what many of you are thinking by the title. Shopping? In Newark, NJ? PASS! But wait! Don’t write off Brick City just yet. I have managed to get great pieces at low costs here. There are many beautiful hidden gems in…

OOTD: Lazy Sunday 

I’ve written in the past how it’s easy to fall into lazy habits. I should know, I’m very guilty of this. I’m guilty of lazy, wasted days and just hanging around in my pajamas. Then, at the end of the night I’m so mad that I wasted the entire day!  So I vowed that even…