Stephanie Barbarino

Bio

Stephanie Barbarino is a 25 year old St. John's University Alumnus. She suffers from severe Wanderlust, always being hungry, and more dreams than anyone can handle. Follow her travels on Instagram @itsbabsz

7 Things You Should Never Forget To Thank Your Mom For On Mother's Day

By Stephanie Barbarino
Thee are so many times in life when we get so busy and forget everything that made us who we are. You could be the most selfless person in the world, and I guarantee you have forgotten to thank the one person you should thank more than anyone. I…

Why Working At A Restaurant Preps You For The Real World Like No Other Job

By Stephanie Barbarino
Being a bartender, server or support staff in a restaurant is usually looked upon as a "job," not a career. I have worked in corporate America, I have worked in retail (which I consider a close second to restaurants) and I have been a nanny. But out…

4 Reasons You Should Reconsider Calling Suicide 'Selfish'

By Stephanie Barbarino
No one will ever understand suicide, including the families, the friends and even the bullies. What many don't know is the ones who understand it the least are the ones who attempt or commit it. Numerous things have been said about attempting or…

I Shattered My Ex's Heart So He Could Finally Let Me Go

By Stephanie Barbarino
I destroyed you. I tore us apart in the most violent way someone could: coldly, silently and suddenly. I left you without all the answers and explanations, and I shattered your soul. This may be hard to believe, but it hurt me just as much as it…

Femme Fatale: 9 'Girly' Things I've Never Been Able To Master

By Stephanie Barbarino
You’re a strong, independent woman. You work hard for your money. You’re caring and considerate. Your friends call you the "mom" of the group, and you are the definition of class and sophistication. You’ve got this girl thing down. Well, almost. As…

All Girls Want A Nice Guy, They Just Don't Know It Yet

By Stephanie Barbarino
For years, men had the reputation of being the culprits when it came to messing up relationships and not settling down. But that's no longer the case. More and more women are pushing back the wedding date and picking up the vodka. There's nothing…

I'd Rather Be #ForeverAlone Than Settle For These 6 Things

By Stephanie Barbarino
The fact that divorce has become such a common thing petrifies me. No one dreams of his or her marriage falling apart. But, I'm a firm believer the reason so many relationships are crashing and burning is because people are giving up their most…

The Grown-Up Guide To Surviving Your First Foray Into Wedding Season

By Stephanie Barbarino
What has happened to wedding guest etiquette? I've been in the hospitality business for 10 years, and I've watched all the standards, rules and basic common sense fly out the window. People: Get it together. Weddings are not free-for-alls. Yes, they…

8 Reasons Aquarius Is The Most Misunderstood Sign Of The Zodiac

By Stephanie Barbarino
A free-spirited wild child is how most people describe an Aquarius. However, they don't know that being a dreamer isn't all it's cracked up to be. Sure, it sounds more appealing than being a stubborn Taurus or an overprotective Scorpio, but to be…

14 Reasons Couples Hate Valentine's Day Just As Much As Single People

By Stephanie Barbarino
It has nothing to do with being in love or being single. I've been in a relationship on Valentine's Day, and I've been alone. Both suck equally as much. For years, my friends have called me the Grinch of Valentine's Day, and I'm totally okay with…

10 Cringe-Worthy Things That Will Happen At Your Office Holiday Party

By Stephanie Barbarino
The year is coming to an end, it's time to celebrate and the annual work holiday party is going to commence. There's free booze, free food, music playing all night long and the perfect opportunity to talk to your office crush. You've been waiting…