50 Shades of Valentines

Valentine’s Day: Saturday, February 14th marks a fun, stressful, sexy, hated AND beloved holiday depending on whose calendar you are viewing. It’s a day of many shades of emotions. Some of us plan a romantic outing with that special person; a bouquet of roses, candlelit dinner and perhaps champagne. Others pencil in strictly pampering, romanceContinue reading “50 Shades of Valentines”

Why Girls Gossip…and What They Gossip About

Click here to view my published article on HerCampus. There are countless reasons why girls gossip.  The no-nonsense truth is because most girls just can’t help themselves.  Females love and crave it and simply cannot get enough of it…good or bad.  It has the capability to destroy friendships, ruin reputations and drive us mad, but at the same time,Continue reading “Why Girls Gossip…and What They Gossip About”

What a Girl Wants…in her man

Click here to view my published article on HerCampus. Let’s face it ladies, we want the entire package when it comes to a guy.  We want a man, not a boy. A hottie, not a jerk.  Sexy, not a conceited fool. A sense of humor, but not a dork. A little strength and lots of backbone, butContinue reading “What a Girl Wants…in her man”

Sexy? Or Sleazy?

Click here to view my published article on HerCampus. When dressing to impress, there can be a fine line between what is sexy and what is sleazy.  In a recent interview I conducted with guys between the ages of 20 and 24, I found they all had a common, clear opinion between sexy and sleazy.  A “slutty and sleazy look” wasContinue reading “Sexy? Or Sleazy?”

What a Guy Wants… & What He Doesn’t

Click here to view my published article on HerCampus. Face it.  Most gals would absolutely LOVE to be inside a guy’s head. What is he thinking? Does he like me? Are “we” going anywhere? Am I just a hook-up?  Where do we stand in our relationship? Does he even like or notice my trendy new SteveContinue reading “What a Guy Wants… & What He Doesn’t”

Give Me Qi: Life Force and Natural Energy

Click here to view my published article on HerCampus.com. With hectic days filled with internships, classes, jobs, and that morning ritual caramel macchiato run squeezed into our city-savvy schedules, every collegiate is on overload.  In the midst of the coldest season of the year, it is easy to feel negative with a major case ofContinue reading “Give Me Qi: Life Force and Natural Energy”

The Secret Scoop on Starbucks

Click here to view my published article on HerCampus.com. There is one powerful motivator that gets all trendy workers, students, and city-goers through each busy week…and that is our almighty Starbucks.  Like Gossip Girl’s Blair and Serena, the city-gal and her Starbucks are inseparable BFFs.  When entering our beloved coffee haven, we feel completely relaxed andContinue reading “The Secret Scoop on Starbucks”

Betch, Please!

Click here to view my article on HerCampus.com. While visiting and catching up with lots of girlfriends, friends of friends, family, and extended fam (young and not-so-young) over break, one general subject came up repeatedly during our chatting.  As a result of this specific topic of conversation, I have concluded that girls will always haveContinue reading “Betch, Please!”