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Escape the Room NYC

Escape the Room NYC

I’m very fortunate to work with such wonderful people at my job. Whether it’s someone in my department who I sit next to every day or someone who I can bond with during happy hour, my co-workers rock. This past Friday we planned a little co-worker outing to Escape the Room NYC. Sounds scary, right?…

Mindy Kaling “Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?” Review

Mindy Kaling “Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me?” Review

While on my beach vacation back in August, I finished a book I had been meaning to read for a long, long time- Mindy Kaling’s Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me? I’m generally a fan of the books female comedians put out (I loved Tina Fey’s Bossypants and Chelsea Handler’s collections have me almost peeing my…

Wildwood, NJ Vacation

Wildwood, NJ Vacation

In case you’ve been wondering where I’ve been the past week, I’ve been on vacation. James’ family invited me to tag along on their vacation to the Jersey shore- specifically Wildwood and Cape May. I haven’t been on any type of vacation since my senior year of college, so I was excited to spend some…

Funny Women to Follow on Twitter

Funny Women to Follow on Twitter

I spend a good amount of my commute each morning and afternoon on Twitter. I like to read the stories of the day- including news and which celebrity is pregnant. Besides friends, bloggers and industry experts, I also like to follow accounts that are just funny. I find myself retweeting and favoriting the same people over…

Humblebragging

Humblebragging

Social media has given birth to a lot of awesome things, like reconnecting with childhood friends, finding coupons for your favorite stores and hearing breaking news just as it happens. But it also has created things like the selfie craze, narcissism and the humblebrag. Sure, the humblebrag was around long before social media, but sites…

Who Are You Trying to Impress?

Who Are You Trying to Impress?

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about the evil sister of the back-handed compliment- what I like to call “the rude comment”. A back-handed compliment can be described as “a phrase that sounds like a compliment at first, but is actually an insult in disguise”. Examples that have been said to me recently include: “You’re…