LA Living

As a graduate student, I’m balling on a budget. I have a pretty tight budget that I’m not ashamed of. Grad school isn’t cheap and I’m trying to find ways to save money. So the question is why might someone who is trying to save money, try to move out to one of the most…

Chapter 26

It’s been about 2.5 months since I’ve come back to the US and there have been some big changes. Originally this blog was to document my travels/ adventures, but as I’m coming back to LA as a semi-adult (because you know… I still can’t do my taxes without my parents), I’m realizing that there is…

Freesize and Fabulous

I’ve always been unapologetic for who I am. This includes my attitude, my stride, my style, and my appearances. Most of the time I’m in sweats and every now and then, my fashionista comes out. Despite coming from an asian family (cause you all know that we get fat-shamed constantly), I have learned to love who…

Goodbyes and Hellos

I always say that this isn’t a goodbye, it’s a see ya later kind of thing.

F***ing Phuket

If there is anything I’ve learned backpacking, it’s that nothing will ever go right.

The Family Business

I constantly think that the granny sitting in the dirt selling off her hot cakes could have been my grandma.

Traveling Petite

If there is one thing that I’ve noticed, it’s that traveling as a woman is very frustrating. But traveling as a petite asian female is a recipe for “Taken.”