Kitchen magic: how an olive oil cake landed me my first internship in LA

What feels like a lifetime ago, I was an aspiring plus sized model visiting Los Angeles. It was spring of 2013, and I had just wrapped my first-ever professional photo shoot for a new makeup line. I fell in love with Los Angeles at first sight. Creatives aren’t ashamed of their ambitions in LA; they embrace the hustle. Friendships are also built-in networking allies, and … Continue reading Kitchen magic: how an olive oil cake landed me my first internship in LA

The only pie dough recipe you’ll ever need

  Perhaps it was a mix of societal messaging and my own impatience, but I always shrugged math and science off as subjects that didn’t concern me. Numbers made me sweat. Not for a lack of effort, I had to take behavioral stats TWICE in college and only got a C- on my second laborious go around. I approached math classes with a mix of … Continue reading The only pie dough recipe you’ll ever need