Category: Life Talk

Finding Joy

Hello friends ❤ Last Thanksgiving I wrote about gratitude. And while I am insanely grateful for all of the things in my life, today I would like to write about joy. I actually started writing about joy a couple of weeks ago, after I visited Taiwan, because I think the

World Mental Health Day

Hello beautiful people! Today is World Mental Health Day. For those of you who don’t know what I’m doing over here Hong Kong, I took a couple of months off of my job to work for a nonprofit that focuses on raising mental health awareness and decreasing the stigma around

Is the word love a cage?

On the 16 hour plane ride to China I read the book “Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance” by Robert M. Persig. (Thank you PZ for lending to me!!). There’s a LOT to unpack from that book and it’s very dense (covers a lot of topics, like philosophy, mental

Skin and Soul

Hi friends! It’s been a while since I’ve written in this space (as always). I’ve actually been writing more than ever but have been hesitant to post here as I feel that my thoughts need to be much more structured and edited on this medium. The medium reflects the mood.

Birthday Reflections

I always get really introspective around New Years and my birthday and any occasions that mark the passing of time. It makes me look back on the past year and think — what have I done this year and what do I want to achieve in the coming year? Do


When did “influencer” become a dirty word? In fact–when did it become a word period? In a world where anyone can get followers and build a brand…what does it mean to have influence? I read an article on Business of Fashion about Kim Kardashian West, the creme de la creme

What does it mean to be on brand?

Last week on vacation I was talking to some of my friends when they told me they “loved my blog” BUT (there’s always a but), “it’s too all over the place”. I texted one of my best friends and was like “AM I TOO ALL OVER THE PLACE” and in

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