Category: Social Life/Boston

3L Transition: Saying Yes

As a 3L who is less than one semester away from graduating, I feel caught in between wanting to get the semester over with so I can become a “real adult,” and wanting things to go by slowly so I can soak it all in. A lot of my friends from college who aren’t in […]

Hot Water + Lemon

One of the best things I’ve started doing in 2019 is by starting my mornings off with hot water with lemon. There are so many health benefits to it and I swear I’ve seen an immediate difference in my energy. Additionally, it starts the day off in a health conscious light- motivating me to make healthier decisions […]

Julie and Julia and Diana

I recently re-watched one of my favorite movies “Julie and Julia” starring Meryl Streep and Amy Adams, and it reminded me just how much I’d missed the art of cooking. I believe one of the reasons people became infatuated with Julia Child, is due to her ability to make anything seem easy –no matter the task she […]

Post-Finals Tradition

My roommate and I have started a tradition. Every semester, after we’re both done with finals, we treat ourselves to a movie- and, in particular, a movie about RBG (Ruth Bader Ginsburg). We started it last spring, when the movie aptly titled “RBG” was playing in Coolidge Corner Theatre. We even got RBG-based shirts for […]

It’s Finals Week! Take a Break at Brookline Booksmith

My first week in Boston, my roommate asked if I would join him on a walk to the bookstore. Expecting him to take me to a Barnes & Noble (no disrespect to B&N), I was thrilled to find Brookline Booksmith in Coolidge Corner. The first floor is dedicated to new books. Luckily for students, there […]