• Health & Wellness
    You Are Not Your Instagram: The Emotional Consequences of Social Media

    Whether through Instagram DM or during casual conversations with friends, I am always asked about …

    View Post
  • Beauty & Health
    DIY Skincare: 2-Ingredient Microdermabrasion Scrub (Fresh + Aveda-Inspired)

    A few years ago when expensive skincare was still my addiction (Sephora, I’m looking …

    View Post
  • Finance
    The Most Useful Credit Repair Tips Every College Student Needs

    One of my biggest long-term financial goals for the past 2 years was to build my …

    View Post
  • Valentine's Day
    What Men Really Want For Valentine’s Day

    Since my partner Jun and I recently moved into our new home, our expenses …

    View Post
  • MY FAVORITE DESIGNER DUPES

    • Designer Dupe: Balenciaga Ceinture Ankle Boot – $1,275 vs. $100

      Designer Dupe: Balenciaga Ceinture Ankle Boot – $1,275 vs. $100
    • Designer Dupe: 3.1 Phillip Lim Medium Pashli – $895 vs. $75

      Designer Dupe: 3.1 Phillip Lim Medium Pashli – $895 vs. $75
    • Designer Dupe: Valentino Rockstud Kitten Heel – $995 vs. $115

      Designer Dupe: Valentino Rockstud Kitten Heel – $995 vs. $115
    • Designer Dupe: Balenciaga City Bag – $2,190 vs. $105

      Designer Dupe: Balenciaga City Bag – $2,190 vs. $105
    The 6 Money Tips You Need for 2019
    Finance

    The 6 Money Tips You Need for 2019

    Saving money is one of those things that we always talk about when it’s a few days before payday or moments after blowing that same check in one mall trip. It’s one of those ideas that come around every new…

    View Post
    2018 Income Report: How I Made $37,953.17 During My 2nd Year Blogging
    Make Money Blogging

    2018 Income Report: How I Made $37,953.17 During My 2nd Year Blogging

    Although many bloggers prefer not to disclose their income, I thought that if I ever decided to share an income report that it would be during the earlier years of my blog, where growth tends to be more prominent (and…

    View Post
    Kitchen DIY Renovation Pt. 1: Cabinet Makeover – Cheaper Than New Custom Cabinets?
    Home

    Kitchen DIY Renovation Pt. 1: Cabinet Makeover – Cheaper Than New Custom Cabinets?

    Ever since we placed our offer on our home months ago, I always knew that if and when we moved in that it would definitely need a modernized facelift. The house was built in 1993, so there’s well, uh, a lot to…

    View Post
    How to Curl or Straighten Hair With a Flat Iron + My Favorite Flat iron Under $50
    Beauty Tips

    How to Curl or Straighten Hair With a Flat Iron + My Favorite Flat iron Under $50

    This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Hot Tools. All opinions are 100% mine. The holiday season is always a busy time for everyone, but this year it’s especially hectic for me. Between moving into a…

    View Post
    We Bought a Home! + Everything You Need to Know Before Buying a Home (As Told By a Real Estate Agent)
    Home

    We Bought a Home! + Everything You Need to Know Before Buying a Home (As Told By a Real Estate Agent)

    I’ve been especially quiet on social media and on my blog for the past 2 months, but I’m excited to officially share that Jun and I bought a home! We’ve been looking for homes since February and finally closed escrow…

    View Post