Language classes

It’s been more than a year since my last Mandarin lesson and now that I am exposing myself to the language through Chinese/Taiwanese music and TV shows, I can say that my interest in the language is just growing. I’ve been trying to learn lots of new words and I also learned how to read some…

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Pressure

A few weeks back, I attended the wake of my best friend’s grandpa and since we grew up together, a lot of her family members recognized me even after so many years and asked me how I was doing. I don’t know why but lots of people thought that I went to grad school just like my…

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Trip to Vietnam: Part 3 (Hue)

Welcome to the third part of my Vietnam vacation posts and this time, we’re moving to Hue, the Imperial capital of Vietnam! The city is very rich with beautiful architecture and wonderful sights, so as usual, this post is going to be picture-heavy! We flew from Hanoi to Hue and arrived late at night, so there…

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Trip to Vietnam: Part 1 (Hanoi)

One of my New Year’s resolutions was to try and explore more places, so a few weeks ago I embarked on an adventure to Vietnam! It was my first time to plan a trip all by myself but surprisingly I enjoyed every minute of the planning stage. I planned the itinerary and chose the sites…

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Travelling with a phone camera

This month, I went on one of my favorite vacations ever, in Vietnam! But then, two days before our flight, I suddenly found out that our camera broke. The timing couldn’t be worse; after all, when you’re travelling you want to take lots of photos and capture memories. Because of this, I had no choice but…

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#DearMe

I am participating in the #DearMe campaign for International Women’s Day. I love this idea and it’s something that I’ve always wanted to do, I’ve just been waiting for the right opportunity to do something like this. I am addressing this letter to my 15 year-old self, during that certain period when everything just sucked for…

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Getting To Know You And Me

I stumbled upon this blog post by Camie and the questions really made me think, so I thought it might be fun to try answering them. It’s also a great way to get to know each other, don’t you think? Okay, let’s do this! 1. Are you sunrise, daylight, twilight, or night? Please share why you picked…

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My new blogging setup

Wow, I can’t believe that I just hit my 10th(!) blogging anniversary (yes, I do keep track of those things) two days ago. It seems like yesterday when I started my first personal blog, and here I am now on a different platform with my own domain name, but still blogging! And in those years…

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