The Best of 2020: Health, Fitness, and Haircare Faves

The Best of 2020: Health, Fitness, and Haircare Faves

In the first installment of my Best of 2020 list, I mentioned how the events of 2020 forced me to learn how interconnected all of our pursuits are and how important our habits can be for keeping our heads above water, mentally. Two of the three favorites in this list are health and wellness products, [...]

Self Care, Korean Skincare, and the Search for Inner Peace: The Official Book Announcement

Self Care, Korean Skincare, and the Search for Inner Peace: The Official Book Announcement

Ever since I could read, I've wanted to publish a book. I read everything I could get my hands on. Books assigned at school, books checked out from the library, books acquired for quarters at the school book fair, glossy magazines (paying special attention to the skincare and beauty editorials, because some things don't change), [...]

Self Care at the End of 2020: How I’m Surviving

Self Care at the End of 2020: How I’m Surviving

Self care is more than buying fun shit and taking bubble baths. It takes discipline.

Productivity in the Time of Coronavirus: Work from Home Tips for Newly Appointed Remote Workers

Productivity in the Time of Coronavirus: Work from Home Tips for Newly Appointed Remote Workers

Right now, much of the world is fucked up. The COVID-19 global pandemic has turned our lives upside down (or at least it feels that way to me). The empty shelves at the grocery store sent me into a silent emotional meltdown the first time I saw them, and I know I’m not the only [...]

How Bujo and a Hobonichi Planner Help Me Keep My Shit Together

How Bujo and a Hobonichi Planner Help Me Keep My Shit Together

Bullet journaling in a Hobonichi planner has helped me stay productive despite anxiety and depression. Here's how.