Since I moved from Newport, Rhode Island back to Wilton, Connecticut, I have made an effort to enjoy Fairfield County as much as possible. I moved back to Connecticut in November 2015 and I haven’t been adulting in the way I had originally planned. I interviewed for positions at marketing agencies and fashion brands for months and struggled to get a few bites. Even though I … Continue reading Six Favorite New Restaurants in Fairfield County
Focus on French Cinema invites the tri-state area to engage with French and Francophone culture starting on Monday, March 27, 2017. Focus on French Cinema (FFC) is an independent international film festival held in Greenwich, CT; Stamford, CT and New York, NY. The selection committee curates an award winning line-up of feature films, documentaries and short-films for viewers to experience French film. In partnership with … Continue reading Focus on French Cinema 2017 Pays Tribute to Québec Cinema
A new year doesn’t mean a new taste in music I feel like I should have picked a more upbeat track to kick off 2017, but I’ve been replaying this one on Soundcloud for the the past few days. Maybe it’s because there’s “unfinished business” from 2016 that I still need to take care of…? Continue reading Worth Fighting For by Rico & Mello X TELYKast (Otero Remix)
I’m losing my mind over Andrew Belle’s release of his original Christmas song This is a much better alternative to the “Last Christmas, I gave you my heart…” song. This is the “I’m home for the holidays and I hope you are too, I still love you, let’s make this work” song. This is the holiday song for 2016. Thank you, Andrew Belle. Continue reading Back for Christmas by Andrew Belle
Ocean state of mind is my favorite place to be I’ve had this one on replay since the end of the summer—maybe it’s because I’m trying to keep the summer warmth alive through the cold weather, or it’s a reminder of how much I need to be around the ocean. It’s probably time to check out flight deals and find a new coastal getaway outside … Continue reading "The Ocean" by Mike Perry feat. Shy Martin
Chicago-based artist Andrew Belle dropped his latest single, Dive Deep, last Friday. I found Andrew Belle on SoundCloud when I stumbled upon Enemy from his Black Bear album (2014). According to TeezFM, Belle’s new album is scheduled to be released by the end of 2016. I replayed Black Bear to death last year, so I am looking forward to another heartbreakingly beautiful and honest album … Continue reading Dive Deep by Andrew Belle
Several business publications and blogs like Entrepreneur and The Guardian have labeled on “emotional intelligence” as major buzzword (well, “buzzphrase”), a trend that will likely continue through 2016. So, what is emotional intelligence? The origin of emotional intelligence can be traced to Dr. Daniel Goleman’s book and article, What Makes a Leader?, published in the Harvard Business Review. Goleman—an accomplished psychologist and author—identified emotional intelligence as … Continue reading 2015 Word of the Year: "Emotional Intelligence"