I Write For VICE Now And It’s Pretty Cool… Among Other Updates

Friends!!! Happy week after Fourth of July. I hope the holiday season and the whole month of July, my favorite month out of the twelve, is treating everyone well. This summer, I have started freelance writing for VICE’s health vertical, Tonic, which has been amazing. My editor is super cool (like, I totally want toContinue reading “I Write For VICE Now And It’s Pretty Cool… Among Other Updates”

New Name, Same Spunky Content

What’s up friends!! Happy Jun. 1!! Yes, it’s officially June 2017, and I’ve been graduated from graduate school for less than a month. Since I’ve always been completely transparent with my followers, I’m going to be completely transparent with you guys again. Right now, I’m looking for a job in NYC. It’s always been aContinue reading “New Name, Same Spunky Content”

What You’ve All Been Waiting For…

It’s here, guys!!!!!!! I sat in my room today listening to Kendrick Lamar’s “Damn” and crying tears of joy. After quite the labor of love, my grad school thesis/capstone project is here. I had so much fun working on this project, even when I was stressing about getting it done on time and perfecting everyContinue reading “What You’ve All Been Waiting For…”

Chicago To See Several Talent-Backed Restaurants Opening In Coming Months

New year. New Ally Spiroff. New Chicago restaurants to get excited about. New Loyola Phoenix article I wrote about these new Chicago restaurants. Out with the old, in with the new. Fried walleye from the now closed Embeya. The couple behind the restaurant will be opening a new restaurant, HaiSous, in early spring. Courtesy ofContinue reading “Chicago To See Several Talent-Backed Restaurants Opening In Coming Months”

The Place That Saved Me On Monday Nights This Past Semester

Happy new year homies! I hope you and your families had a blessed holiday season. I forgot to make this post a while back, but I wrote an article for the Loyola Phoenix about Chicago’s Revival Food Hall. In between eight hours at my internship and three hours of night class, I would take aContinue reading “The Place That Saved Me On Monday Nights This Past Semester”

I’ve been writing…

Between class and my internship, I have been finding whatever time I have to contribute to my school’s paper, the Loyola Phoenix. Here are a couple links to what I have been writing lately. I feature a cool new music artist to check out, and, if you live in Chicago, I have wrote a round-upContinue reading “I’ve been writing…”

So, About That Marathon Debut…

I know you guys have probably all seen my post reposted on my Facebook and Twitter, but in case you didn’t see it, I wanted to post it here too. Check out the blog post I wrote on the website of the company I am interning for this semester, Kurman Communications, Inc.! The post isContinue reading “So, About That Marathon Debut…”

Finally, Putting My Excellent Music Taste to Use

Ok, the title of this post is quite confident, but, after you listen to this playlist, you will see that my title is very much accurate. I am a confident person. What can I say? 🙂 Seriously, though, back in the day, my friends used to ask me to make mix CD’s for them (whenContinue reading “Finally, Putting My Excellent Music Taste to Use”

In Case You’ve Been Wondering What I’ve Been Up To…

Hi friends, family, running community, followers, and other people looking at this post that don’t follow me but should 😉 , I bet you have all been wondering where I have been lately. Well, grad school is back in full swing, and between a new internship and class, I have been a busy girl. ItContinue reading “In Case You’ve Been Wondering What I’ve Been Up To…”

All Good Things Come in Pairs: Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 in Review

Over the past couple of years, the second weekend in July has quickly become one of my favorite weekends of the entire year. Why? Three words: Pitchfork. Music. Festival. Since I am living in the Midwest, I have to go to Pitchfork Music Festival every year, because it is the best music festival here. IContinue reading “All Good Things Come in Pairs: Pitchfork Music Festival 2016 in Review”