The BKP Blog

Social Media vs. Reality

Damn! As someone who spends a lot of time on Instagram, this hit me right in the feels this morning. This video from Ditch the Label explores the difference between real life and the way we portray it on Instagram. Are we all just trying to live an insta-life? 

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Make Your Apt more Adult-Like

So. You've been out of college for a few years now but your apartment still looks more 'dorm room chic' then 'Restoration Hardware catalog'. It's ok. Making your apartment look like an adult lives there is sometimes harder than it seems, and usually, a hell of a lot more expensive. BUT it doesn't have to be! After years of trial and error, I'm here to help you up your apartment game with some quick and easy hacks.

 


This TED Talk Will Change Your Life

My newbie grads, my career transitioners, anyone who feels a little lost or behind their peers - you need to watch this TED talk.

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NYC on a MF Budget

When I first moved to the city I was SO broke. Like, ramen noodles 5 days in a row broke. While being poor sucks, on the bright side it teaches you to be resourceful AF. Here, a few ways to get by and have some FUN in the city on a shoestring budget: 

 


Hello

Well hello there and welcome to #BKP! Let me just clear the air for a minute and let you know this is not a blog. It may look like a blog, and at times it may even feel like a blog, but it's not. I am not a blogger, I am a normal girl who moved to NYC in my early twenties and struggled as every girl who moves to NYC must. In the early days, I wish there had been a website that talked about the real shit. How do I...