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    Oh Hey 27, Thanks For Making Me Feel Like An Adult (Finally)

    October 7, 2015

    It’s taken me a few months to write this considering it’s October and I turned 27 on August 1st. I guess I’ve been feeling some sort of way about this whole turning older thing. You know when your birthday passes and people ask you, “so do you feel older?” and you say, “no, not really.” Well this year, I can honestly say that I feel 27. I don’t know if it’s because I must have subconsciously made a mark when I was younger that by the time I was 27 years of age, I would be an official “adult.” I feel this heightened sense of responsibility, drive, connection with my sexuality and just an overall self-awareness of myself. I’ve got friends getting married left and right, and here I am stressing out about this career path of mine with barely any time to date. In my mind, my focus is 99% on my career and going ape -shit as this so-called “influencer/innovator” that some call me. I want everything that comes my way to be deserved. No ifs, ands or buts. That other 1% in my mind is wondering about partnership and companionship. My internal clock is ticking but that teensy part of me wants to share and collaborate my success with a partner. I know I’m ready for another great love of my 20’s, but becoming an entrepreneur has made that battle even harder. Finding someone that “just gets it” is one thing, but finding a partner that can equally join you on the paths towards successes and struggles is a whole other ball game. Continue Reading

  • Trip To Cafe Ole_-5
    On Philadelphia

    For The Love Of A Dirty Iced Chai

    As an entrepreneur, I need caffeine. And some days, I need a lot of it. I’ve found my favorite drink at the lovely Cafe Ole here in Old City, Philadelphia. It’s literally a block…

    August 23, 2015
  • Melissa Alam Temple University Internship Program
    On Entrepreneurship


    Found this gem while scouring the internet (aka I was testing out the search engine Duck Duck Go because they’re a local Philly startup and fighting the big fight against Google’s search engine – read…

    August 23, 2015