I’ve been blessed: OTR II Tour

20 minutes into the opening act of Beyonce and Jay-Z’s OTR II Buffalo concert, my best friend texted me an intriguing proposition. “If I got us $40 tickets, would you come?” There’s only one way to respond to a question like that: to put on a pair of cargo pants, a crop-top, Air Force 1’s,…

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Glow Up: A Simple Guide to Snatched Summer Skin

Do you want your face to shine so brightly that it blinds unsuspecting passersby? Would you like your friends and family to mistake your glorious, radiant face for the sun? Well, you’ve come to the right place. I am going to share my secrets to healthy, dewy, glowing summer skin. Step 1: Cleanse! A clean…

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Summer in SF: Pink Lady

There’s nothing like summer in the Bay Area. The chill and laid-back vibe of the West Coast is the perfect backdrop for a summer adventure. I am so excited to be back, dancing at Alonzo King Lines Ballet pre-professional program and to explore the beautiful city of San Francisco. Last weekend, a few friends and…

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Getaway: My Week in Hilton Head, SC

Summer is in full swing and I couldn’t be happier. I returned home to Buffalo from school a little over 3 weeks ago and spent the week of May 20th in Hilton Head, South Carolina on a family vacation. For 5 days, I slept, read, ate and listened to podcasts on the beach. It was…

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Spring Semester Roundup: The Fits You Missed

As spring semester of my sophomore years draws to a close, I can’t even fathom how quickly college is going by. Let’s not even talk about it. This semester has been very experimental for me in many regards and I think that my style has reflected that. I got out of my comfort zone and…

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Sorry, Boo: You Just Got Ghosted

When you google the term “ghosting”, this is the result: The fact that the second definition even exits is a clear indication of the commonality of the phenomenon of ghosting. The practice of leaving someone you’ve been involved with “by suddenly and without explanation withdrawing from all communication” is obviously not a rare occurrence if it’s warranted a…

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bkindcity

Over spring break while home in Buffalo, I had the pleasure of shooting with Katie Monacelli, an entrepreneur-designer-photographer-cool-girl extraordinaire. Katie is one of those people who basically does it all. She’s the founder of bkindcity, an incredible clothing brand that provides a meal for someone in need at the Buffalo City Mission with every item sold.…

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