A Holiday Treat

One of my favorite parts about the holiday season is that the weather finally cools down enough for me to experiment in the kitchen and bake. For us in SoCal, cooler weather this early December has meant 75ºF up to about 82ºF, so I’ve had to postpone my baking plans for a couple weeks. Instead,…

A Portland Thanksgiving

This past week I spent the Thanksgiving holiday with my sister in Portland, OR. This was my second trip to Portland, but the first time I came I was only in town for one full day. Although my sisters and I made the most of that day, there was still so much I wanted to…

A Travel Carry-On Guide

I’m not sure why I find it easier to pack for a nine-hour international flight as opposed to a two-hour domestic flight. I like to have my carry-on packed with everything I need to make the long international flights more comfortable and help me look like I stepped out of a 10-minute car ride versus…

A Mental Health Day

I confess, I’m an introvert with extroverted tendencies and lately my commitments have started to wear me down. The last several weeks have been steadily busy both at work and in my personal life, so I haven’t given myself much time to be by myself. My lack of alone time has made me feel tired…

A Picnic Sale

Last weekend (10/07/17) I went with my friend Natalie to Unique Vintage’s Picnic Sale in Burbank. My goal was to buy accessories and clothes that I see myself wearing today and also ten years from now. Since shopping is a stressful activity for me, I want to build a wardrobe that I can add to,…

An Introduction

I have had a lot on my mind in terms of goals I want to reach this year. For example, I used to really enjoy drawing and writing stories, so I want to introduce creativity back into my day-to-day life. This blog is one step towards achieving that, but I am also looking to develop…