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Frankie Smeriglio

Writer

Location icon United States

Frankie is a freelancer here and there writing about this and that. She loathes talking about herself in third person, but as she struggled to write this biography, that is a tactic that Google suggested. And the internet is always right, right?

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the Lala
08/25/2015
6 Career Skills Studying Abroad Can Teach You

Studying abroad brings so many things into perspective. It's a truly life-changing experience you cannot substitute. Of course there is that stigma that study abroad is a semester off school and only meant for exploring or meeting really cute European guys.

the Lala
05/17/2015
Grace Choi: The Brains Behind 3D Printed Makeup

People can say whatever they want about makeup: "It's a waste of time and money." "It's a mask." "It's unnatural." "Why can't you just be yourself?" But the truth is, applying make up is fun, exciting and gives us an extra boost of confidence.

The Odyssey Online
12/05/2016
What It's Like To Give Up Your Sport

Two torn ACLs told me to get the hell off the field. They said, "Quit." They said, "Nice knowin' you." My knees were literally speaking to me - no, begging me, rather - to stop playing soccer. Soccer. The sport I had played since I was old enough to stand in the middle of the field picking my nose.

the Lala
10/25/2015
Why Every Girl Needs A Side Hustle

Ugh. Money. After your paycheck is divvied out for food, rent and student loans it seems like it just disappears. And the scary thing is that even post-grad, your money will always seem to run dry too quickly. After all the adult stuff is paid for, there is zero moola left over to put towards things you actually care about.

the Lala
07/12/2015
How To Rock Personality In the Workplace

Serious question: Does anyone actually know what 'business casual' means? It's a struggle to decide whether jeans are too laid back or you need a collared button-up to be taken seriously. Sometimes people forget the most important thing about dressing yourself in all situations: wear what like! Wear what you feel comfortable in.

Booksy
12/05/2018
Chicago Beauty Weekend

Cancel all plans this weekend and dedicate it to YOU! Get ready for your much-needed Chicago Beauty Weekend // Here are Booksy’s top Chicago spots for your perfect Chicago Beauty Weekend.

Booksy
11/19/2018
Tampa Beauty Weekend

Tampa Beauty Weekends are for rest and rebooting. Unwind into blissful relaxation and give yourself the pampering you deserve!

The Odyssey Online
08/10/2015
10 Differences Between Then, Now & The Future

We still wish we could eat a Big Mac and a half without it having any effect on us--our metabolism took care of that. We also wish the job search would end and our future would stop depending on letter grades. Of course in 10 years we'd wish anything away to have the college years back.

Booksy
11/07/2018
Orlando Beauty Weekend

It’s the weekend, which means you finally have that long sought-after time to take care of YOU. Do it right by checking out these top Orlando beauty spots!

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