Bio

Danielle Desir is a Travel Finance Strategist that uses her financial background and knack for financial planning to empower those who want to travel afford travel and excel in their personal finances. She shares creative planning strategies, saving tips, cheap flight deals and even talks about her student loan repayment journey on her blog, The Thought Card. Her financial expertise has taken her across the globe to over 19 countries and 3 continents (and counting), all while paying off her student loans, saving for a house and working full-time.

Interests

Travel, Finance

Location

New York

GETTIN’ CRAFTY - I AM ARTSY AFTER ALL

Although I like to draw and write, I never considered myself as an “artsy” person. But after taking a two-hour Macrame class with CraftJam, I’ve been thinking, maybe I’ve been selling myself short this entire time? With JamMaster Alexi’s guidance, I created a beautiful Macrame plant hanger from scratch!

HOLDEN: DECIPHERING REALITY AND ILLUSIONS

Directed by Anisa George, HOLDEN unmasks the disturbing truth about male violence in America. With a very strong message about today’s mass shootings, HOLDEN tells a dark story of how things have drastically changed since J.D. Salinger’s 1951 novel, “The Catcher in the Rye”.

5 NEW YORK CITY EVENTS TO ENCHANT YOUR DATE THIS VALENTINE’S DAY

Instead of gifting chocolates and a romantic dinner, flip the script this Valentine’s Day and charm your date with an incredible experience in New York City. From a beginner tango lesson to a masked soiree, these romantic date ideas will knock your date’s socks off. Don’t worry, we won’t spill the beans, you can take all the credit!

GET CARRIED AWAY WITH TANGO

From the moment I stepped on the dance floor, I fell in love with Argentine tango. Through partner dancing, Triangulo does an incredible job teaching absolute beginners (like myself) how to dance the tango. In an hour, I was taken by the hand and transported to the heart of Buenos Aires, Argentina without ever leaving New York City.

NIBBLER: ACCEPTING WHO YOU ARE AS A PERSON

Written by Ken Urban, Nibbler brings a fresh sci-fi perspective to the classic coming of age tale. At the Rattlestick Playwrights Theater till March 18th, Nibbler is risqué but also strangely relatable.