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My Tendentious View of 8 1/2

It’s no secret that this film major harbors a deep rooted affection for Fellini masterpiece 8 1/2. So much, in fact, I decided to do a blog post about it. For starters, for anyone who has struggled creatively, 8 1/2 … Keep Reading…

The Time I Got Naked

Around this time last year, I went to the Philly Naked Bike Ride. It was for the Empire Covers blog, an article about the race, why people do it, why they continue to do it and the controversy that surrounds … Keep Reading…

Tell Me About It, Stud

Before I proceed with today’s awesome post, I wanted to share some thoughts I had about my previous blog posts. I’ve tried a few different approaches when it comes to writing content. I’ve been funny, I’ve been serious. I’ve focused … Keep Reading…

Romantic Movies for Valentine’s Day (Even if you hate it)

I’ve always been a big fan of chick flicks. Since it’s almost Valentine’s Day, and I love lists, I decided to celebrate my love for chick flicks…. with a list!   Romantic Movies for Valentine’s Day:   #1. City of … Keep Reading…

How To Broil a Grapefruit

I’ve seen a lot of “how to broil a grapefruit” pins floating around on Pinterest lately. I’m pretty cautious about taking recipes offline (a lot of them are untested), and broiled grapefruit seemed a bit out there. See, my grandmother … Keep Reading…

Nerdy Glasses, and the Cute Geeks Who Wear Them

I don’t care what anyone says, nerdy glasses are cute. Even better- the geeks behind them. Retailers such as Ray-Ban, Lens Crafters and Coastal offer incredibly trendy frames, likely inspired by some of these geeks. I picked out the best … Keep Reading…

One-of-a-Kind Bathroom Decorating Ideas Worth Giving a Shot

If your bathroom’s appearance is starting to tire you out, maybe it’s about time that you freshen up its look. No, you don’t have to flip it from the ground up to change its overall mood and energy. A few … Keep Reading…

Audrey Hepburn Style: Dresses, Hats and Jackets

Audrey Hepburn is one of my fashion icons. Lucky for vintage lovers like me, achieving an “audrey hepburn style” isn’t difficult. From Breakfast at Tiffany’s to Roman Holiday, young women everywhere have been captivated by Audrey’s classic style. Whether she was wearing simple … Keep Reading…

Jennifer Aniston’s Retro Living Room

A few months ago, I came across a Yahoo article about celebrity living rooms. As a home decor junkie, I clicked through. My favorite was this retro, sleek looking living room that belongs to Rachel Green herself, aka Jennifer Aniston. … Keep Reading…

Haters Gonna Hate (This Classic Car)

Before I started attending classic car shows, I had little appreciation for them. My enthusiasm for them grew over time, but back in the day– before Melissa’s 100, before V&N, I had very limited knowledge/care/consideration for vintage vehicles. Except for … Keep Reading…