The One Thing You Should Do No Matter What City You Live In

I've written a lot about the importance of networking events. When I was living in Syracuse, I would allow myself to just hang on my couch and revel in the comfort of my apartment. No need to think of small talk topics or introduce myself to people I … [Continue reading]

How to Make Your Grownup Friendships Better

We take for granted how easy it is to make friends when you're a kid. Think about where your childhood best friends came from: the bus stop. Social studies class. When you were a little older maybe the person lived in your dorm. Making friends as … [Continue reading]

Why Car Shopping and Dating Are the Same, Basically

My lease on my little Toyota was expiring in September so after a whole lot of procrastination, I decided to start searching for a new car. I'd never been to a car dealership alone before, as ridiculous as that might sound. I'd always had my dad with … [Continue reading]

Even Lauren Conrad Has to Tolerate General Life Bullshit Sometimes.

No matter how famous you are or how hard you work or how great your hair is, being an adult means you have to deal with some bullshit in your daily life. You've got tough choices to make and annoying tasks to handle and that's the way it is. Think of … [Continue reading]

The Rituals All Single People Should Have

I love a lot of things about being single. Some of these include: Watching whatever craptastic programming I feel like on television. Though as of late I've actually just been rewatching The Office, which is an excellent show and I'm not ashamed … [Continue reading]