Going to College in NYC

When I was younger and in high school, I imagined college to be some time in life that I would remember forever. My parents would introduce me to their college roommates and would constantly bring up scenarios such as “in college, we used to do…” and so on.  Did I think my college experience would…

Happy Birthday Rihanna!

For me, the best evenings are made up of the unexpected. Thursday night, my roommate, Matthew, texted me to meet him at a bar with a friend, Yoann. Basically I refused, I was tired, and I myth that I’m going to work on my maths. He sends me back a message and I finally decide…

My Furry Best Friends.

I have always been a dog person since I was a kid. When I turned 5 years old, my parents decided to move to the suburbs with a huge lawn so that my brothers and I could run around and play. The next thing you know, 2 new German Shepard puppies were gifted to us…

Defining Deconstruction: An Excerpt

This is an excerpt from a zine-based project I worked on that focuses on Gender, Identity and Politics in the Black Community, you can read the full article here. “The angry black man is the drug-dealer they want us all to be, the absentee father they want us to be, the fatherless child they want…

Coca-Cola Lovers, Here is your energy drinks!

“ The Energy You Want, The Taste You Love” Coca-cola energy drink’s Tag line All the Coke lovers out there, Here is your energy drink from Coca-Cola! I found the Coca- Cola energy drinks inside the refrigerator in front of the cashier at the Food Bazaar. I recalled the moment; my advertising professor told the…

My Favorite Meme Account on Instagram

@yugnat999 is a French Instagram account. The name stands for Tanguy in reversed, which is the name of the account holder. At first sight, it’s just a basic meme account but when you look closely it’s much more than that. 😌 People love @yugnat999 because it’s an original concept: only Frenglish memes.  Now for those…

I Am Not a Morning Person.

I was woken up today with sounds of children laughing, women chattering, and men speaking rather loudly through a loudspeaker right outside my window. Keep in mind, I am not a morning person. Being most productive at night, I don’t go to sleep until around 2:00 – 3:00 in the morning. So imagine being woken…

The story of my name

As I mentioned in one of my previous blogs, I have a twin sister and we are polar opposite from one another. But what does this have to do with the story of my name? The thing is that when my mom found out that she was pregnant she thought that she will be having…

True Story

Two weeks ago, I had a chance to go to the E.R. at NYU with some friends.The reason? The night before, a very funny friend tripped me and I fell on my elbow. I decided to go home, and wait until the next day to see if I felt better.What a terrible idea! I couldn’t…

The ranking of the 5 best beaches in Sydney.

The following ranking is from my point of view and some people may advise you other beaches or places, all of this is absolutely subjective. In 2019, I lived in Sydney Australia. one of my favorite activities there was obviously the beach. Sydney is a cosmopolitan city bordered by a huge bay on the edge…

The Struggles of Menstruation!

Welcome back my Melaninistas! Yes, unfortunately, it is that time of the month and if you guys cannot tell already, I am not excited about it ! I feel bloated, my back hurts and let’s not forget these cramps . On top of all this discomfort, I am also breaking out like crazy. Luckily, my…

Nike: « Dream Crazier » advertising aimed at women

In 2018, for the 30th anniversary of their famous slogan « Just do it. » Nike reaffirms their positioning by sponsoring and encouraging rebellious athletes. For this occasion, the brand strikes hard by sponsoring Colin Kaepernick, an NFL player who made his mark by provoking the biggest debate by deciding to take his knee to…

Nine lipsticks for March

Spring is coming , have you start shopping for your new outfits? Here are 9 spring color lipsticks I just chose for march . Bobbi brown #afternoon tea. This color just sweet as a milk tea. Dior #421 tomato/carrot red YSL #11 a pretty famous one in Asia . perfect for date huda beauty #bombshell…

Spanish Music! I LOVE IT!!

I feel like this past year Spanish music has been very popular and has been everywhere. Reggaeton and Latin Trap have been very popular; there are many English artists who have been making music with Spanish artists. I really got into listening to Spanish music in the summer of 2017, my friend was actually the…

Freezing, but We are okay

The rain didn’t stop for three days… The rain didn’t stop for three days while I was attending college. I am a person who is influenced a lot depending on the weather. Obviously, I was depressed by the rain dripping sound. Finally, Yesterday was sunny! I was so happy. I just sat on the chair…