Small Change, Big Gain

A couple of weeks ago, I shared my Tried & True Wellness Tips over on the blog. The central idea of that post was that while these tips are not life-changing, consistent practice and application of them will produce great results. To be honest, this has been my mantra ever since I naively lost 40... Continue Reading →

Summer Workout Favorites-dogs included!

Summer is the time for working out (and of course cooking)! Even though summer is very unfortunately coming to a close in a few weeks, I thought I would share with everyone my favorite ways to exercise this season. (pilates, yoga, running) 1.) Pilates, specifically Blogilates My recent obsession has been working out in my... Continue Reading →

How to Drink More Water!

From a young age, I always struggled to drink the recommended amount of water. I'm not sure if this is just me, but for some reason, I drink liquids very slowly-I physically cannot chug anything-small sips for some are like big gulps to me. So, I always viewed drinking water as a chore and never... Continue Reading →

My Tried and True Wellness Tips

Despite all the hardships and struggles I've found in my health journey, I've discovered and learned tried and true habits that have made me feel (and look) better. I think for most of these habits, you feel their effects much faster than seeing their effects. It's like going to the gym - you feel great after a... Continue Reading →

Cooking is my therapy

To me, summer means the time for cooking, the time to explore all of my culinary ambitions that have accumulated throughout the school year. So, everyday, I cook dinner for my family, and there are always a couple of essentials (ingredients, kitchen tools, etc.) and things I keep in mind. When I first step into... Continue Reading →

“Ita daki mas” – summer in Japan

I have always been skeptical of the old adage that travel is the best learning experience. However, after traveling to Japan for a two-week cultural immersion program, I have become a firm believer that travel is indeed the best learning experience. Get ready for a photo overload, especially of food since I'm a foodie 🙂 On... Continue Reading →

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