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IWD: PERSIST

  At 19 years old, I landed an internship at the Manhattan campaign office for Senator Kirsten Gillibrand. At the time, I had aspirations of law school and working in politics one day, so this was a dream come true. I stamped every envelope I sent out with fervor and answered every call with enthusiastic passion....

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Love Yourself

  Over the last 30 days I’ve been on quite the health kick and just a general journey of self-love. Usually my attempts at eating healthy and working out on a consistent basis simultaneously last no more than a few days and don’t even get me started on maintaining a skin care routine…does anyone really have...

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Q&A with Kira K

  Hey guys! I know I haven't posted in a while but adulting is HARD! So I've been a little distracted from the whole blogging/website thing. However, recently something inspired this post. I had a journalist reach out to my publicist from a very reputable publication about doing an online Q&A. I spent a lot of time...

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3 Month Check-up

Hey guys!   So I’ve had about 3 months in my new “civilian life” and so far, so good!   Between my move to LA, scheduled appearances, lots of golf, new beginnings (read: starting new netflix shows), transitions, and catching up on all of the pizza I passed up on last year, I haven’t had much chance to write.   But...

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Farewell

Thank you. All I can say is thank you, thank you, thank you....

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Looking back on my year of service

It’s hard to believe that this will be one of my last blog posts as the reigning Miss America. At this point, it seems only natural to reflect back on the year and all that has happened.   Without a doubt, this has been the most pivotal year of my life. The doors that open as a...

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The Next Chapter: Just Kira

"So what are you going to do once this is all over?" This is a question I am asked daily as my year of being Miss America nears the end.   The truth is, when I came to the Miss America Competition in September 2014, I thought I had it all figured out. It turns out this...

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“Can I have an extra side of ranch please? Just kidding…”

This post is especially meant for those of you lucky ladies competing in your state competitions, coming up very quickly! I’m sure you all are currently gearing up and moving forward, full speed ahead.   At this time last year, I was Miss City of New York, waitressing in NYC, and finishing up all of my required...

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Miss America Goes Global with the USO and Admiral Winnefeld!

For the first time since the 1970s, a Miss America has traveled abroad with the USO on an international entertainment tour to visit our troops and bring a piece of home to them. I am lucky enough to have been that Miss America!!   I wanted to take some time and really go into the trip in...

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