The Museum of Ice Cream is honestly unlike any museum I’ve ever been to. Not only are you encouraged to take pictures and post on social media, but the Museum of Ice Cream staff in each room is prepared to play photographer for you and your friends. The walls are bright and patterned (and the banana wallpaper is scratch and sniff!!!), there’s a sprinkle pool, and ice cream all throughout the museum. And you get ice cream and desserts all throughout the museum. Talk about a good way to end my Sophomore year of college.… View Post

This rose garden is a 15 minute walk from my dorm room, and is right across the street from the building where 85% of my classes are, but this Wednesday was the first time I actually visited. I’ve been there three times since then and literally want to spend every free moment I have there. Shoutout to Earth Day and the end of the school year for getting me outside!!!… View Post

Even before I arrived in Los Angeles for college almost two years ago, I’ve been so excited to explore this city. Now I’ve been here for three and a half semesters, I have finally crossed visiting LACMA off my bucket list. God knows how long it would have taken me to go to LACMA had my sister not specifically request to visit.… View Post

I’ve been back at school for a week now but it didn’t take long to make it back to my favorite place in LA — Melrose. Starting at our favorite tea place in the world (Alfred Tea Room), carbonated iced “keg tea” in hand, my friend Mary and I happened upon a local farmers market, walked around Melrose Trading Post, and ended our day with some shopping at American Apparel.… View Post

This post is like the return trip of my New Mexico road trip, or the second half of my weekend (and more specifically, the times not spent sitting in the back seat of a car). We spent our afternoon after balloons walking around Old Albuquerque, taking in everything it had to offer — including the bright turquoise doors that seemed to be on every corner, the classic Pueblo architecture, the most incredible quesadilla I have ever had, and good ‘ole souvenirs. After some much needed sleep and breakfast at McDonalds, we stopped at the Grand Canyon before heading back to school.… View Post