Blogging, LIFESTYLE

Confession: I’m a fashion blogger, but I don’t think I’m fashionable

Most people wake up in the morning, look through their closet and decide that “they have nothing to wear” before scrambling to assemble something that they may or may not feel good about. (That’s literally always me). One of the biggest compliments I get from people I know is that “I’m so fashionable.” Somehow I’ve become… Read More Confession: I’m a fashion blogger, but I don’t think I’m fashionable

CAREER, Corporate

How I got my dream job in Tech: 6 tips for nailing your job interview

I’ve been applying to things for as long as I can remember (or at least as far back as middle school when I interviewed to be on the yearbook staff). Over the years, between clubs and internships, I’ve gotten extremely comfortable being interviewed. And to be totally honest, after having conducted quite a few interviews,… Read More How I got my dream job in Tech: 6 tips for nailing your job interview

Seattle, WANDERLUST

Daytrip to Olympia, WA

Happy Monday! Here at P&P things have taken a major turn for the “Wanderlust.” The next few posts on el blog are travel related… Hope you don’t mind! Did you know? Olympia is the capitol of Washington. TBH, I didn’t know that before moving here. I discovered Olympia in blogger mom Portia’s post (you can… Read More Daytrip to Olympia, WA

CAREER, Corporate

Overcoming Ageism in the Workplace: How to be taken seriously at your first job out of college

Disclaimer: For the purposes of this post, I would like to clarify that the term “ageism” is being defined as “not being taken seriously due to one’s age” or “feeling treated like a child due to one’s age or looks.” Counter to the traditional definition, I personally have not felt any prejudice or discrimination in the workplace… Read More Overcoming Ageism in the Workplace: How to be taken seriously at your first job out of college