• Tech & Auto
    The 2020 Kia Telluride: A Luxury SUV Without the Luxury Price Tag

    Last week I had the pleasure of joining the Kia USA family in Pasadena to …

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  • Luxury
    The Scary Truth You Need to Know Before Buying Counterfeit Luxury Handbags

    It’s been almost 2 years since my very first review on a designer dupe, and …

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  • Physical Health
    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 …

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

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

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  • 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
    iPhone 7: How I Got it for Nearly Free

    iPhone 7: How I Got it for Nearly Free

    Ever since my cell phone provider Sprint notified me that I was eligible for an early upgrade, I waited for months until the iPhone 7 was finally announced earlier this month. But because of the activation fee, I ultimately decided not to upgrade.…

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    Wi Spa: The (Budget-Friendly) State-Side Korean Spa

    Wi Spa: The (Budget-Friendly) State-Side Korean Spa

    Ever since I started watching Korean dramas a while back, I was always interested in trying out a Korean-style spa. Focused on detoxification, Korean spas are community-oriented self-service facilities where you can lounge in various pools and treatment stations. When…

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    Restaurant-Hopping in Anaheim Packing District

    Restaurant-Hopping in Anaheim Packing District

    Since its opening just 3 years ago, Anaheim Packing House has quickly become one of the major spots to eat in Orange County. Featuring a wide array of gourmet eateries, restaurants and shops, the Packing House offers a wide variety…

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