10 Benefits of Celebrating Valentine’s day NOT on Valentine’s Day

As soon as the Holiday season is over, red hearts and excessively huge stuffed animals take over the stores.  Valentine’s Day has always been just ehh for me (I usually go all out for Halloween). Like any Hallmark Holiday, prices increase and the pressure is on. This year I decided to celebrate Valentine’s Day not on Valentine’s Day. And let me tell…

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Who Even Am I?

  My name is Allyson Manzella, but everyone just calls me Ally. I just started college at Columbia College Chicago. I am currently working towards my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Fashion Photography. This city never fails to amaze me. I always joked around with my family when I was little that whenever it came to the city, I was…

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