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Eat, Pray, TRAVEL!

There comes a time in everyone’s life where they need a break from everyone they know, every freeway they drive on, and every unwanted person they run into. The best time for a break? Summer, obviously!! If you need a break (which I know I definitely do) from the bubble that you are in planning [...]

Top 5 Rules to Have Fun at (most) Douchey L.A. Nightclubs

(most) Nightclubs in LA are like a sheep in wolf’s clothing. We all know that when we walk into a club the vibe will most likely be a “nose-in-the-air”, “you can’t sit with us”, “cliquey” atmosphere. The problem with most LA nightclubs (or any selfie-obsessed town) is that they do not OWN the fact that [...]

How to Keep it Together When You Feel Like You’re Falling Apart.

Each day has its struggles. On some days, things get better and on other days it goes straight down the toilet and into the dirty Santa Monica Bay. If you haven’t noticed yet – the sun will rise and the birds will still chirp during the hell you go through every day. I know that [...]

How Thailand Taught Me How to Smile

My older brother once told me that traveling is the best way to get over a loss, a breakup, and just an overall sad time. He had just come back from Dubai and the Maldives (aka freaking paradise). I saw a change in him. He had a glow about him that made me want to [...]

Words of Wisdom I Would Tell My 23-Year Old-Self Who Lost Her Mother

If I knew my mom was going to pass away this is what I would tell my 23-year-old self. It has not been too long, but I have gone through many life experiences since then. I believe I have become stronger. This helps me cope and hopefully it will help you or someone you know [...]

Everything You Need to Know Before Watching the Oscars

This Sunday is the 86th Annual Academy Awards hosted by Ellen DeGeneres. In the last 3 years we have seen hosts such as James Franco (2011), Anne Hathaway (2011), Billy Crystal (2012), and Seth MacFarlane (2013). Now, these last few years hosting wise have been ok. Not great….but ok. Award shows should be fun and [...]

5 Ways to Deal With People You Can’t Stand

No matter where we go, no matter where we work, there is always someone there we cannot stand. For the purpose of this article I will refer to them as the “nuisance”. These nuisances always seem to push our buttons at the worst time of the day. It could be a co-worker who wants you [...]

The 12 Different Types of Love and Relationships

If you are or ever have been in a relationship you know that the one thing you both have in common is that connection (that thing, that spark). This is what attracts you first to your partner and gives you a sign that maybe it’s something more than friendship. This “spark” leads to many different [...]

3 Things You Can Do Everyday to Make Your Life a Hell of A Lot Easier (and Happier)

Life is hard. That is reality. Life is fun. That is someone else’s reality. Which reality would you rather live by everyday? It’s not easy to be positive all the time especially when crazy things are happening in our lives. What we can do is 3 things. These 3 things can make a major difference [...]

7 Real Life Lessons You Learn in Grad School

Grad school is full of surprises. The best surprise? That you take what you learn and apply it to real life. The 7 Real Life Lessons You Learn in Grad School You have to make an effort in maintaining your friendships. Going to grad school can open up your social circle and even give you [...]

It’s Ok to Hate Skinny Bitches and Kale

I am constantly surrounded by Lululemon pants and pressed juices everywhere I go. I can see how this can get extremely annoying and I completely understand my sudden urge to go all “Requiem for a dream” and hurl that cold pressed juice into someone’s botox-filled face.  Admit it. We hate those bitches that wear those [...]

6 Reasons Why It’s Great to be a Child of Divorce

Let’s face it you and probably most people you know have parents who are divorced. It is sad, but true and something we have to just learn to live with. Not all of us can be a pre-rehab Lindsay Lohan and go all “parent trap” with our parents. Trust me I’ve tried it and it [...]

The Celebrity & LGBT

There has been a few articles on the recent news of “Ellen Page Comes Out As Gay”. This Huffington Post article is my favorite one out of all of them. I felt that her speech is incredibly  beautiful and inspiring. Gender stereotyping is an issue that unfortunately we have not been able to push away from. [...]

My Valentine, Though

This that time of year again when more and more people get engaged and more and more people get diabetes from their chocolate consumption to fill their void of being single. Yep, it’s Valentine’s Day. Also known as Single’s Awareness Day, duh! I wonder why there is only ONE day out of the year to [...]

Accepting What Will Happen in 2014

Happy new year Doozys! It is finally a new year! A chance to start with a clean slate (with the baggage of 2013, of course) and make some resolutions that will last until July! Every year I make the same resolutions over and over again: go to the gym and be successful. Well, I have [...]