The Mother Goose of Life Updates: Growing TikTok, Rock Climbing + Jiu Jitsu, Work Experience, and Planning my ACTUAL Vegan Anniversary Celebration (Bonus: a Throwback Cauliflower Rice recipe)

Hi, hello! How is it going nearly four months later? It was quite an arduous feat to grow accustomed to my 5:30 A.M. waking schedule and 9:00 P.M. sleep routine, but the most fantastic news came to light about several months ago: we are BACK to a regular time schedule of 8-4 P.M. or 9-5 … More The Mother Goose of Life Updates: Growing TikTok, Rock Climbing + Jiu Jitsu, Work Experience, and Planning my ACTUAL Vegan Anniversary Celebration (Bonus: a Throwback Cauliflower Rice recipe)

Best Healthy Teriyaki Sauce Recipe (vegan, sugar free, and gluten friendly)

Whenever you feel like you need to jazz up your meals–at least your savory ones–this is the perfect condiment for you: healthy teriyaki sauce that is vegan, sugar free, and can be made gluten free and soy free! Once you start learning how to many some condiments from scratch, you will never, EVER want to … More Best Healthy Teriyaki Sauce Recipe (vegan, sugar free, and gluten friendly)

My New Fitness Routine: Working Full-Time is VERY Humbling.

Two posts in ONE DAY?! Who am I?! Eons ago, when I started following health and fitness influencers online, I was under the impression that balancing a workout routine would be as easy as pie: make time, wake up an hour earlier and go to the gym, and just DO IT. While this plan is … More My New Fitness Routine: Working Full-Time is VERY Humbling.

Lakanto Banana Nut Muffin and Bread Mix + Mini Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread Loaves

Disclaimer: this post contains affiliate links–if you purchase anything through this link, I receive a small commission without any extra payment on your end! All opinions of these companies and products are my own. After what feels like forever…I am officially back. What an anti-climactic entrance. To be quite honest, the sleep deprivation has been … More Lakanto Banana Nut Muffin and Bread Mix + Mini Chocolate Chunk Banana Bread Loaves

Most Amazing Asian Health and Fitness Influencers to Follow on Social Media

Last year, I posted two parts of a list of my favorite Black health and fitness influencers that I genuinely enjoy because of their content–to be quite honest, I didn’t find all of them until they were more highly promoted after the Black Lives Matter movement in June of 2020. My first post was publicized … More Most Amazing Asian Health and Fitness Influencers to Follow on Social Media

Life Update: Food Science Student to ACTUAL Food Technologist + Obtaining my Dream Job!

Oh my, how do I even begin this blog post? My hands still tingle while typing this out because of how excited I am of this new reality! Whenever I experience extreme stress–both positive and negative–any modicum of structure just flies out the window. But alas, one can only try! Growing up, I’ve always been … More Life Update: Food Science Student to ACTUAL Food Technologist + Obtaining my Dream Job!

Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Truffles

Anyone have plans for the good old Cupid’s day? Mine comprise of quality time with my boyfriend, watching romantic comedies, and of course, enjoying the magnificence of chocolate’s existence. Really, what more could you ask for? Whether you are single, taken, widowed, divorced, newly married, dating, or “it’s complicated”, you can definitely agree that Valentine’s … More Vegan Chocolate Peanut Butter Protein Truffles

How to Cook a Fantastic Holiday Dinner (there’s no wrong time to celebrate)

In spirit of Chinese New Year coming up–at least for those of you who celebrate–it’s time to anticipate large family gatherings. LARGE ones. Specifically, events where food will serve as a major centerpiece of pleasure (or disorder). Obviously with masks, social distancing, and lots of hand sanitizer. However, if you don’t plan to physically attend … More How to Cook a Fantastic Holiday Dinner (there’s no wrong time to celebrate)