I don’t know about you but I woke up this morning to some devastating news. Ok, devastating may be an exaggeration but it was definitely upsetting enough to require extra time on the thigh master (total side note, isn’t #legday just super calming?!) Yes, the news (still news here since it takes a few days […]Read more "The Coconut Existential Crisis"
It’s bad enough that today’s #Monday, but on top of the usual #mondayblues, it’s the day after V-Day or if you’re in #Taiwan, the first workday after a 9 day #CNY hiatus. Regardless of which holiday you celebrated (or in my case, both), chances are you’re either crashing from the holiday approved/induced chocolate-high or trying […]Read more "4 Things to Do To Slay Post #VDay/ #CNY Daze"
The 68th UN General Assembly recently announced that 2016 to be the International Year of Pulses. A pulse is essentially a fancy-schamcy way of calling anything that comes in a pod, including all beans, peas and lentils. These little pods of joy are not only packed full of essential nutrients (plant-based proteins, and amino acids) […]Read more "This Is the Super Food We’ve All Been Waiting For"
I was recently at a dinner party (the annual Thank God We’re Not 30 Yet dinner) with some really fabulous 20 somethings from all around the world when the unthinkable happened. Unthinkable but totally braggable (not that that’s what I’m doing here). I got carded. Drops mic. For those of you still young enough to […]Read more "4 Ways To An Asian Glow"
I love cooking and I love hosting parties. Having moved away from my family to live in a foreign country at a young age (relax, I went to boarding school), I’ve always treasured the opportunities to gather groups of loved ones around a table to be wined and dined. My love for playing hostess makes […]Read more "Last Minute Holiday Feast For Luminous Skin"
When was the last time you cleaned your house? If you’re a college student, the answer is probably the day you moved into your dorm (or never), if you’re a regular person, it was probably last year during spring-cleaning (and if you’re a type A neat freak like me, it was probably last night […]Read more "Five Things To Do For Your Winter Cleanse"
If you can wish for one thing this Christmas, what would it be? For the 8-year-old Safyre, it’s a full tree of Christmas cards. Safyre Terry was the victim to an arson in May of 2013 that led to the death of her father, David Terry, and her three siblings, all of whom under the […]Read more "8-Year-Old Burn Victim Wishes for Christmas Cards"