Munch Madness: Rahway’s food truck, barbecue and basketball extravaganza

I've said it before, and I'll say it again: I LOVE FOOD TRUCKS. When it comes to food, sometimes I like to feel a little fancy. Weather it's treating myself to cute tea sandwiches, or a decadent desert, these little pleasures have the ability to turn a bad day around....
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Thrift Haul #2

And I'm back at it again with another thrift haul, this time from Goodwill and Unique. Im pretty excited about these pair of jeans, because I don't have the best luck when it comes to denim at the thrift stores. It's frustrating because thrift stores are abundant in...
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Thrift Haul #1

Some goodies from my most recent trip to Goodwill! This is such a cool bag. It's a cross body? Shoulder bag? Who knows. Its black suede with beautiful gold embroidery and a black tassel. It's by the brand "Ellie's Deal, New Jersey". I'd never heard of them but am...
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Thrift Haul #2

Thrift Haul #2

And I'm back at it again with another thrift haul, this time from Goodwill and Unique. Im pretty excited about these pair of jeans, because I don't have the best luck when it comes to denim at the thrift stores. It's frustrating because thrift stores are abundant in...

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Thrift Haul #1

Thrift Haul #1

Some goodies from my most recent trip to Goodwill! This is such a cool bag. It's a cross body? Shoulder bag? Who knows. Its black suede with beautiful gold embroidery and a black tassel. It's by the brand "Ellie's Deal, New Jersey". I'd never heard of them but am...

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Thrift Wishes! April 2017

Thrift Wishes! April 2017

I constantly have a list of specific pieces I look for when at the thrift store. Granted, I never turn away an excellent find; and more often than not, I go home with amazing items I wasn't even looking for! Here are a list of a few things I'm pining for at the...

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My Week Home : Part 1 NYC

My Week Home : Part 1 NYC

Last week I went home for a few days. My mom came to visit me in Chicago and in the spur of the moment, we decided that I should go back with her. And so, I ended up driving back home with her...A whole 14 hours. It was a good trip though, my mom and I have a history...

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Chicago Food Truck Fest 2016!

Chicago Food Truck Fest 2016!

Saturday June 25th, in 104 degree weather, I made my way down to the Chicago Food Truck Fest. There were tons of vendors of all varieties from food truck to food stand. This time around there were a couple of brands giving out free samples of there newest products....

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The Pilsen Food Truck Festival!

The Pilsen Food Truck Festival!

I love food trucks. No, I mean I really love food trucks. Maybe it's because they all seem to be run by super friendly people who love what they do. Maybe it's because the food is always super creative and yummy. One thing I know for sure is I love the hunt. I love...

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Maria Elena

I am a 20 year old foodie and thrifter.

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