An Evening with Justin Baldoni & Azie Tesfai

Earlier this year I started watching Jane the Virgin and loved the show and its cast members from the start.  I started following the main cast members from the show including Justin Baldoni, who plays Rafael Solano, on social media.  Over the weekend Justin tweeted about a screening of his short documentary ‘Stories from the […]


Bachelorette Viewing Party Ideas

One of the most popular reality shows on television, The Bachelorette, is returning to ABC on May 23rd. Viewing parties for both The Bachelor & The Bachelorette have become popular over the years as friends love to watch the shows together.  When I was in college my friends and I would watch the show together […]

The Nice Guys

 The Nice Guys is a new movie with Ryan Gosling & Russell Crowe.  I was thrilled to get to attend a fan event held the week before the movie was released.  The event was held at the Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.  This was one of the best events that I have ever attended. […]



How to Create a Personalized CD

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and The Coca-Cola Company. All opinions are mine alone. #ExpressUrSelfie #CollectiveBias Music has always been a big part of my life since I come from a musically gifted family.  It is no exaggeration for me to say that the Mink family is alive with the sound […]

DIY Cooler to Stay Healthy On the Go

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ElevateSalads #CollectiveBias These days it seems like I am always on the go.  Between auditions, work, and attending events I am staying plenty busy.  After spending long days away from home without always having access to healthy foods […]


Me Before You Book Event + Giveaway

Me Before You is a book written by Jojo Moyes that tells the story of quadriplegic William Traynor and his caregiver Louisa Clark.  The book has been made into a movie which comes to theatres on June 3rd.  I was blessed to get to attend a book signing of Me Before You at The Grove […]

Rock The Campus Event

This past Monday I attended the Rock the Campus voter registration event held at Rio Hondo College in Whittier, CA.  The event was held on behalf of the Bernie Sanders Presidential campaign.  Volunteers including actors Josh Hutcherson, Heather Matarazzo, Rosario Dawson and Frances Fisher helped attendees register to vote.  The event was open to the […]


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6 Fundraising Ideas To Try Out

Do you have an upcoming even that you need to do some fundraising for?  When I was 14 years old I got the opportunity to go to Australia & New Zealand with People to People Student Ambassadors.  As much as my parents wanted me to have this experience they weren’t prepared to spend over $6,000 […]

Missouri Botanical Garden

Recently I was visiting family near St. Louis and visited the Missouri Botanical Garden.  I figured that I would enjoy going there but it exceeded my expectations.  The botanical garden is stunning and is a fantastic place to take pictures.  I am so thrilled that my Aunt and cousin took me here.  We had such […]

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Saint Louis Ballpark Village

For baseball fans in Saint Louis ballpark village is the place to go.  Located next to Busch Stadium, where the Cardinals play, ballpark village is a lively venue with eateries and entertainment.  I went to here on two separate occasions on my trip.  I love dueling piano bars so my cousin and her friends took […]