What My Morning Routine Looks Like Now

It was only a matter of months ago that I was snoozing my alarm for 45 minutes before rolling out of bed at 8.15am, running to catch a PATH train that would get me into the World Trade Center for 9am. It was only a matter of months ago that…

New York, I’m Sorry

New York, I’m sorry. I’m sorry for complaining about your smelly Subway trains. I’m sorry for moaning about my morning commute. I’m sorry for not eating more of your dollar slice pizzas. I’m sorry for not visiting Central Park as much as I should. I’m sorry for being freaked out…

Will Remote Working be the New Norm?

I’ve had a vision for a long time of myself sitting in a café in Bali, working on my laptop and that being my normal, everyday routine. I pictured, sometime in the future that I would have my own business, and be able to work from anywhere in the world.…

Living in Isolation When You Have Flatmates

It’s my sixth week of working from home. During the past six weeks, I’ve moved apartment and started living with new flatmates. In a way, I’m glad this pandemic has happened now and not when I was in my final year of university. I was living by myself and only…

#FridayFive: Five Tips for Working From Home

Due to Coronavirus, almost all of us are working from home or remotely. Schools and universities are closed, forcing classes online and all work to be submitted electronically. It seems that this could potentially be life as we know it for the next couple of months with a few offices…

The Impact of Coronavirus for a J1 Trainee in NYC

I hadn’t really planned on talking about the Coronavirus on my blog as we see and hear enough about it on our social media feeds and on the news. But it’s hard not to talk about it when it’s affecting every single one of us on this planet. In most…

#FridayFive: Five Things to Know About Living in New York

I’ve been meaning to write a post about the things that I’ve come to realize since moving to New York. It was a huge culture shock for sure, having never actually been to visit the city prior to my moving day. New York is very, very wonderful, but it’s also…

How and Why I Moved to New York

Shock, horror, I moved to New York a few weeks ago. Not that I’ve mentioned it already, or put it in all of my social media bios, or posted Instagram stories every day or already blogged about it ten times, but yes, I moved to New York one month ago.…

New Job, New Sector, New Me

On Monday of this week, I started my new job in New York. I am continuing to work in Influencer Marketing, which at the moment, is the career path that I want to continue to follow. (Bare in mind I am still only 22, so this is very likely to…

#OCinNYC | My First Three Days in New York City

It seems this is the best I could come up with. #OCinNYC is going to be the short and sweet hashtag by which I will be documenting my year in New York City. I’ll also be creating a separate Instagram to document all of my photos and travels during my…