Category: Lifestyle

Murals In Los Angeles: Carly Ealey, Lydia Emily, Robert Vargas

One thing that I have come to realize in my short time in LA is that art is the lungs of the city. I’ve traveled to a lot of major cities in the US: Detroit, Chicago, Miami, Atalanta, etc. And even though Detroit has… Continue Reading “Murals In Los Angeles: Carly Ealey, Lydia Emily, Robert Vargas”

Reviewing Restaurants In LA: Nimbus Coffee

History of Nimbus Cofffee Nimbus Coffee just opened several months ago by two students of law who wanted to start their own business. The shop’s goal is to combine the worlds of Harry Potter and Hip-Hop to create a fun and unique coffee house… Continue Reading “Reviewing Restaurants In LA: Nimbus Coffee”

How to Go Vegan and Stay Vegan

Though I live in Los Angeles now — the Vegan Wonderland of the US — I didn’t always live in a place where Vegan food was abundant. In Indiana where I grew up, meat-eating was a staple for every meal. Vegetarians were few and… Continue Reading “How to Go Vegan and Stay Vegan”

Graphic Design Without Photoshop: Free or Cheap Design Tools to Help Artists

Let me start off by saying I am cheap and I can’t stand how much Adobe charges for their products. As a Freelance Graphic Designer and Illustrator trying to find her footing in Los Angeles, finding cheap tools to design is a must. Not… Continue Reading “Graphic Design Without Photoshop: Free or Cheap Design Tools to Help Artists”

How to Start Running for Beginners

If you’re thinking about becoming a runner, you’re not alone. I started running my freshman year of college, and I have never EVER been a runner. If you read my blogpost about what I’ve learned in twenty-three years, you’ll know that running was never… Continue Reading “How to Start Running for Beginners”

23 Things to Know Before You’re Twenty-three

Wow, can I believe I’m twenty-three? Not really. And no, I don’t feel any older. But I DO feel like there’s been a lot to learn in my life. There’s so many things I wish I could have taught my younger self. Words of… Continue Reading “23 Things to Know Before You’re Twenty-three”

Road Trip to LA the Cheap Way!

Transportation to LA by Car Mitchell and I chose to drive to Los Angeles from Indiana, partly because we knew we couldn’t fit all of our stuff into a compact space to fly. We also were freaking BROKE and needed a way to get… Continue Reading “Road Trip to LA the Cheap Way!”

First Month in LA: Finding Jobs and Staying Alive

“The walls of your comfort zone are lovingly decorated with your lifelong collection of favorite excuses.”— Jen Sincero, You Are a Badass at Making Money Finding a Job in Los Angeles After nearly a month of living in LA, Mitchell and I have yet… Continue Reading “First Month in LA: Finding Jobs and Staying Alive”