Positivity Challenge Week 9: Finding a Happy Place

Oh, the elusive Happy Place. Sometimes used as an emotional retreat from trauma, sometimes as a mental break from outside stressors, and sometimes as a physical location where one can tune off the outside world. Creating and cultivating a Happy Place for yourself, both mentally and physically, can be one of the most beneficial things you can do for your mental well-being, but it can be hard to know where to start in finding yours. Continue reading Positivity Challenge Week 9: Finding a Happy Place

More Vegan Beach Food! Sandwich Edition

Biking to the beach on the weekend is becoming a habit for my girlfriend and I as of late. Did you know you can jump on your bike in Brooklyn and be at a beach in less than two hours? It’s true! And as much as I’d love to just drink tallboys and eat a plate of fries every time we go, I find packing a lunch reduces the chances of this unwise decision happening.

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Polyvore Outfits: Vintage Ladies of Yore

If any of you pal around on Polyvore, you’ve probably noticed that all the “cool” Polyvore users (well, I assume they’re cool, because they’re the ones winning contests to style models in NYC for fashion week) copy images from Vogue, et. al., use them as backgrounds, and add products to recreate the style of the models in the photographs. Continue reading Polyvore Outfits: Vintage Ladies of Yore