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Cafe Toscana, Roma Norte, Mexico City

A long weekend in Mexico City between meetings in New York and Texas… I had an afternoon to myself before my friend Michelle came and joined me. 233 more words

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Instant Gratification

I’m a sucker for it every time.

My chosen career is IN marketing, and I still find myself duped, hopeful.

I hear Malcolm Gladwell in the back of my mind, reminding me that it takes roughly 10,000 hours of practice to perfect a skill, but patience has never been my strong suit and I want it NOW! 241 more words

Instant Gratification: "The Witness" and four other good movies to watch on Netflix

Pick of the Week: “The Witness: My full review is here. The best documentary I’ve seen this year is this haunting and healing film about the notorious Kitty Genovese murder, in which a woman was reportedly killed on the streets of New York in 1964, her screams heard but unanswered by her neighbors. 255 more words

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Your Future Self

Respect Your Future Self

Self-destructive habits can range from smoking, to sleep deprivation, to unhealthy eating. The task of quitting a bad habit, such as eating ‘junk’ food, is hard. 301 more words

Creating Memories or Taking Selfies?

With Snapchat, Instagram and Facebook documenting our every step, it can be really hard not to want to have “experiences” that make people scrolling through their news feeds jealous. 609 more words

The Caliente Cab Company, New York

Yes, we actually went here for a late lunch. Home of giant, frozen margaritas and guacamole… and you know what? It was pretty good! I hadn’t been here in ages, since I was living in the West Village during college, and needed a quick bite, but it certainly did the job! 181 more words

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Instant Gratification: "Zootopia" and four other good movies to watch on Netflix

Pick of the week: “Zootopia” (Netflix)My full review is here. This candy-coated Disney animated film doesn’t sugarcoat the complexities of race relations, as a bunny rookie cop (Ginnifer Goodwin) comes to the big city and learn that all the animals there don’t live in quite the harmonious mosaic that she thought. 395 more words

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