• An Asian woman with long hair is laughing while touching her face. She's wearing a lilac peplum top, jeans, and strawberry crocs.
    LIFESTYLE,  PERSONAL

    Monthly Mumbles #2

    Hi, friends! After approximately half a year, I am (re-) introducing Monthly Mumbles! I want to share more personal and random things on the blog this year so I plan to write these (hopefully) monthly posts to talk about my favorite things and highlights one each month. We’ll see if I stick with it.

  • LIFESTYLE,  PERSONAL

    Female Friendships

    Hi, friends! Happy Galentine’s Day! Though I am not able to host a Galentine’s Day Brunch this year, but I still wanted to celebrate my favorite holiday (yes, over Valentine’s Day) in some way. So in today’s blog post, I am sharing my favorite books, TV shows, and podcasts about or by female friends as well as a couple of blog posts about how to make friends as an adult.

  • A collage of books by Black authors
    BOOKS,  LIFESTYLE

    Favorite Books by Black Authors

    Hi, friends! It is always my goal to read diverse books, which means reading books authored by people with various lived experiences. For Black History Month, I wanted to share some of my favorite books by Black authors. If you are looking for new recommendations, I hope this blog hope is helpful for you. For the sake of readability, I am not including every book I’ve read by a Black author in this post (because there are a lot of great Black authors and a lot of great books written by Black authors) so check out my Bookshop for an even longer list (some I loved but didn’t include in…

  • BOOKS,  LIFESTYLE

    What I Read in January 2021

    Hi, friends! Now that January is almost over, I am sharing my thoughts on everything I read this month. I don’t know exactly why, but January is always my strongest month when it comes to reading. Of course, a bunch of books being available from the library and all being due in a few weeks motivated me to read every day!

  • CHEESE BOARDS,  LIFESTYLE

    My Favorite Cheese Board Things

    Hi, friends! I am back with more cheese board content, but I thought I’d do something a little bit different today. Instead of simply listing the ingredients I used on the board (I will share in an Instagram post), I am talking about my favorite cheese board things, from the actual board to my favorite Instagram accounts for inspiration. Hope you enjoy this different kind of cheese board content!