March Favorites | Books, Movies, Music

I don’t know if this was just the case for me, but unlike February, March seemed to go on forever. That being said, I feel like I’ve had quite a bit of time to accumulate a lot more new favorites than usual. Brace yourselves—this is gonna be a long one. Books Crazy Rich Asians by […]

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4 Important Lessons Writing Has Taught Me (So Far)

Disclaimer: I am in no way a “real” writer in a professional sense, but I have done my fair share of writing gigs — writing pop culture articles, reporting on criminal trials, publishing academic essays, and now personal blogging. Yeah, it seems I’ve taken a step backwards, but I never intended to write professionally; it […]

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Dealing with Comparisons, Jealousy, & Disappointment | Grad School Applications

I thought I was long done this process of waiting for acceptances and rejections from prospective schools. But after deciding to go to law school, I’ve found myself in this anxiety-inducing cycle once again with even more at stake. Last month, I got a few acceptances letters that I was really happy about. I shared […]

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February 2018 Favorites

February has been the best month I’ve had in a while, I’m actually a little sad to see it end so quickly. But here are a few of my favorite things that helped make this month pretty great. Makeup & Skincare Fenty Beauty Gloss Bomb I’m not the type of person who typically wears lipgloss, but […]

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9 Things To Do On A Mental Health Day | Self-Care Checklist

For the past few weeks, I’ve been in a bit of a rut and couldn’t pinpoint exactly why I was feeling so down. Then I realized I hadn’t taken the time to check in with myself and focus on my mental health. I decided to take a day to focus on myself and after, I […]

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My 23andMe Experience and Results

There’s been a lot of hype about 23andMe over the past couple of years and some of you may be looking into finding out more about your ancestry, so I’m sharing my experience with 23andMe so y’all can get some insight into the process and decide if it’s something you want to do as well. […]

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January Favorites 2018

And just like that, we’re already one month into the new year. January always seems long and dreary after months of holidays and celebration, but here are a few of my favorite things that helped me get through the month. Skincare NOW Rose Hip Seed Oil I normally have acne prone, oily-combination skin, but this […]

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