It sounds so old school, baby boomer era--the whole taking home economics class. It was probably seen as an easy A course--a mandatory class no one really wanted to take; but here's the issue: 2017, and the common American teenager is raised with the mother cooking or the maid cooking, the maid or mom making… Continue reading Why High Schools Need to Integrate Home Economics as Part of the Curriculum Again
So as you've seen in my first post about my studio apartment and what it looked like, you will find a big, tall mirror with white framing. I've moved apartments three weeks ago, by the way! House warming party soon! Anyway, I love that mirror. I got it on sale and when I put it… Continue reading Through the Broken Glass
I turned to him and asked "don't you think we are the weakest country right now?"
"Ready, Set, COFFEE...and GO!" seems to be the riddle of everyday life for most people. Why do we need coffee? Why do we like it so much? Why does it look good in pictures? Why can just one cup of coffee get 1M likes on instagram? Is it a god from the divine serenity of… Continue reading From the Archives: So You Think You Are a Starbucks Fan? Lessons Never Learned.
I'm not going to lie, I'm pretty beat up in this picture. From the start of the blog, I mentioned it was and is a lifestyle blog--meaning everything is genuine, hoping to share thoughts with others and laugh a little more. All to say, from afar you see a simple outfit, just two colors, and… Continue reading 93 Days of Summer: Who Says Lace is Only For Undergarments?
YOU BE YOU Yes, that's mud on my heels, worn out, but with many memories. My lifestyle is active, and I actually walk, walking the streets of Mexico, Florida, and Vienna with these Steve Madden Turquoise heels, which I got half-off. I found these babies as I was walking down the magnificent streets of what… Continue reading 93 Days of Summer: My Turquoise Heels
YOU BE YOU Entering summer is fun and can get creative! Find your taste and fly with it! You be You! Fashion is more than the latest trend, it's about style and personality, more importantly, it's about your style and personality--so, express it!
I think the only time I read Vogue is stretching after ballet classes eating a post-workout granola bar or tangerine or at the dog park (sorry for completely over-posting pictures of my weenie dog, but I'm just trying to get him a little tanner because he's so white right now...he's a piebald dachshund just in… Continue reading What Real Vogue Fans Look Like
Recently, I heard on the radio a quite funny story about a girl who jumped onto the tracks of the New York City subway to retrieve her cell phone that she dropped in a clumsy moment...I thought to myself as I was stuck in traffic, how ridiculous and funny! Then I remembered, who am I to… Continue reading For the Love of our Phone
**This post is in the perspectives of two people: David my little brother (Diva David) & the amazing me (Laura Andrea). Feel free to choose sides and, of course, as always....laugh** Me (Laura Andrea): I was so excited, David was finally going to join me after my hard year of school in Madrid. Our plan… Continue reading From the Archives: Left Behind in Paris