Katie Tamola


Katie Tamola grew up in Manhattan and loves to talk about her dog (Trixie), books, and potatoes. She can also be found talking about Rihanna or searching for coffee.

I Went To A Virtual Singles' Mixer To Find A Quarantine Crush

By Katie Tamola
I've never felt particularly good at dating. It seemed to me like everyone was "better" at it. But as I've gotten older, I've worked toward becoming a more confident, self-loving human, and welcoming whatever opportunity for love may come my way.…

Grab One Of The 10 Best Books Of 2018 To Keep You Company Through The Holiday Season

By Katie Tamola
This year has been one of those weird ones that has felt simultaneously like a decade but also like it came and went in the blink of an eye. A lot has occurred, but one of the highlights of 2018 has been the enormous volume of excellent books. I…

The Best & Worst Fictional Boyfriends From Books Will Inspire You To Start Your Next Chapter

By Katie Tamola
I know I sound like a broken record, but I love love. I like the subtle kind of love, the cheesy kind of love, the serendipitous sort of love — all of it. Sometimes I feel a void of romance in my own life and soul. This is occasionally due to my own…

7 Thrillers To Read If You Want To Keep Halloween Vibes Alive Long After October

By Katie Tamola
Halloween is the unsung hero in terms of holidays. There is no gift-related pressure, dark nail polish is not only permitted but encouraged, and it is the one day of year when no one will send you a concerned text message if they see you dressed up…

The Book You Need To Pick Up This Summer, Based On Your Zodiac Sign

By Katie Tamola
I love being a Scorpio. I love that it's synonymous with intensity (which I relate to in my every breath, desire for the future, and anxiety-riddled tweets about my commute). I love that I have fellow loyal Scorpio friends, who can always relate to…

10 Times I Posted Food That Looked Amazing On Instagram & Tasted Terrible IRL

By Katie Tamola
I keep my Instagram for practical reasons. I like to document when I’m feeling confident or having a good day, and I also want all those who have wronged me to see my internet footprint, which ultimately consists of happiness, success, and fantastic…

These Microwaveable Foods Are Actually Instagrammable AF

By Katie Tamola
Hi, hello! I cannot cook to save my life. No, no, no. You’re not understanding me. I’m not saying this to be endearing; I’m not being hard on myself. If the fate of the world depended on me cooking an average dinner tonight with a protein, I would…

These Books Will Help You Get Through Heartache, Love, & Everything In Between

By Katie Tamola
I remember the first time my boyfriend told me he loved me. It was as close to a perfect moment that I had ever gotten. It was just immensely cute and innocent, and I don’t even know how to completely explain how good it made me feel. Then, we broke…