Video: Roamin’ The Big Apple

Photo Credit: Celine Elliott

Wow, I can’t believe I only have one week left of interning in New York before I return to campus to complete my last semester of college. The three months I’ve been here in the city have truly been memorable and amazing. Continue reading “Video: Roamin’ The Big Apple”

1 Month in The Big Apple (Photo Gallery)

Photo Credit: Celine Elliott; Collage made using PicStitch

This Thursday marks my first month living in New York City. This place has not only filled my heart with love for its many sights, but it has also filled my phone’s camera roll. I’ve sifted through hundreds of my own photos (some, I’m embarrassed to admit, photobombed by my thumb), and compiled a gallery of some of my favorite sights and things about The Big Apple.  My hope is that, through these photos, you will be able to see New York City for the vibrant, bustling, and awe-inspiring city that it is.  Continue reading “1 Month in The Big Apple (Photo Gallery)”

A Worm Welcome


We’ve all been the new kid before, trying to find our way in a new place, job, or school (maybe even a combination of these). It takes time and a lot of hard-earned experience to shake the label of “new kid.” I remember the first time I was given this label. It was the first day of fourth grade and my family had just moved from California’s Central Coast to Northern California. As I stepped out of my mother’s car and onto the school’s asphalt, I quickly realized that I stuck out like a sore thumb. Continue reading “A Worm Welcome”