How the Fashion World Is Getting Political and We LOVE It

  New York Fashion Week is in full swing and we are soaking up everything from Zanita’s Insta Stories! While it’s very interesting to see what’s going on in the fashion world, I can’t refrain from having a few thoughts of my own. Almost a month ago, I started taking a course at Parsons here in New…


5 Podcasts That Have Changed My Life

I get the feeling that everything is done electronically or digitally these days yet I’m the least digital person ever and can only survive on the bare essentials. I resisted iPhones for a long time because I thought having a cellphone with the actual keypad was the shit. I refused to check Facebook on my phone…


3 Modelling Tips to Improve Your Blogger Game

I’ve been a major poser for a damn long time – especially for someone with a short attention span – sticking to one habit/hobby/job over ten years in pretty impressive if I do say so myself. The key to being a good model in knowing your body type and being confident. I’ve got three modelling…


What To Do About Your Social Media Addiction

I can be a stubborn ass, so it’s taken me quite awhile to realise and admit that I’m addicted to social media/my phone. Guess it does make me feel a little better to know that chances are, we’re in this together. I was going to quote a bunch of statistics here but instead I found…


My Top Ten People You Need to Follow On Snapchat!

  I’ll be the first to admit, I kinda didn’t ‘get it’ when I first tried using the app… I mean, what’s being offered here that isn’t already available through instagram, whatsapp, twitter….? Here is who to follow! Now I’m think snapchat is AMAZING. Especially now I understand the ‘stories’ function, which is basically like…


Perks of being a young mom

There are often negative connotations associated with young mothers – perhaps they made poor decisions growing up, they’re not ambitious, or maybe they didn’t have the best family background. And while those reasons hold true occasionally, there are kick ass moms who chose to start a family early and I can wholeheartedly speak for the…


The Perks of Being Single in Your 20s

When you work in an office environment that is geared towards millennial girls (or just women in general), you’ll likely hear all kinds of relationship narratives, both comical and tragedious, either that or the difficulties that come with scouting quality guys these days. I don’t know and can’t possibly understand the struggle of meeting men…


How To Photograph Like A Foodstagrammer

I wish I had read one of these kinds of posts before I begun the journey of my Instagram account @benorkin! Not that I’m the best foodstagrammer out there, cause I most definitely am not, but I have learned a few tricks along the way that I use in most of my foodie shots. These…


How To Use Social Media The Right Way

It’s true, alot of it is pretty fake. Packaging your life in a certain way so others might have a measured perception of it isn’t reality – but I don’t think influencers or anyone else using these mediums to share content need to be thrown under the bus for sharing images that don’t represent their reality.…


10 Things to be Grateful for this Thanksgiving

Lots of sad things happening these days as we march into the holiday season from Paris to Kenya – the terrorist attacks have just been heart-rending. Thankfully, most of us are fortunate enough to have never had to go through such things, which makes it even more necessary to give thanks to the biggest yet…