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NYC on a MF Budget



When I first moved to the city I was SO broke. Like, ramen noodles 5 days in a row broke. While being poor sucks, on the bright side it teaches you to be resourceful AF. Here, a few ways to get by and have some FUN in the city on a shoestring budget:

1. Yoga to the People 

A gym membership? When you are scrambling to pay rent, these kinds of luxuries just don’t fly. To still break a sweat (and keep your sanity) I recommend YTTP.  All...

Congrats 2017 Graduates!


Congrats to the graduating class of 2017!  As you embark onto the next chapter of your life, shit is about to get real. Here are a few words of wisdom from yours truly:

1. Sleep now. Like right now. You wont get much of it over the next few years as you try to exceed at work and maintain a semblance of a social life

2. If you don’t think you can pick up everything and move to a new city, you...


Well hello there and welcome to #BKP! Let me just clear the air for a minute and let you know this is not a blog. It may look like a blog, and at times it may even feel like a blog, but it's not. I am not a blogger, I am a normal girl who moved to NYC in my early twenties and struggled as every girl who moves to NYC must. In the early days, I wish there had been a website that talked about the real shit. How do I...