My Morning Routine aka How I Miraculously Became an A.M. Person

My Morning Routine aka How I Miraculously Became an A.M. Person

I never really considered myself to be a “morning person”. I’m the type of person who relishes sleep as much as she does sandwiches—so much that reading all these articles about successful people waking up at 5:00am nauseates me. Because I could never be that type of person who wakes up at 5:00am... ...or so [...]

Quarantine Selection: 9 Titles that Helped Me Get By

Quarantine Selection: 9 Titles that Helped Me Get By

News update: Singapore finally announced that it was entering Circuit Breaker Phase 2 last June 19, 2020. This meant most establishments were allowed to open up. For example, dine-ins are now allowed but with safe distancing measures put in place. Gyms are allowed to operate (sadly, I had to terminate my membership because the circumstances [...]

A Glossier Review: Wearing Glossier in Tropical Countries

A Glossier Review: Wearing Glossier in Tropical Countries

A girl like me couldn’t leave New York without going to Glossier, one of the few brands as of late that I’ve been geeking over, listening to every podcast with Emily Weiss and reading every article I could find about the business. I mean, what’s there to not love about an affordable beauty brand that [...]

My Melbourne Skincare Haul

My Melbourne Skincare Haul

I’m working on a little project that requires a bit of venturing into a new category—skin care and body care products. It’s both exciting and challenging at the same time for someone like me, who’s always had sensitive skin. As a kid, I was allergic to OFF! Insect Repellent and Safeguard soap (rashes and hives [...]

Booklist: 34/40!

Booklist: 34/40!

One of my many goals this year was to read at least 40 books. Fifty being the original plan, but I'll just save that for 2011 because obviously, I do not have the powers to cram-read 16 books in 48 days. ; ) I spent a good deal of year 2010 reading and re-reading some [...]