Highlights and Meals in Japan + Tips for Traveling

Can you believe that it’s already the start of February? Where has January gone?! I’d thought I’d kick off the week with a travel recap that I’ve been meaning to complete for the longest time (schoolwork and other external commitments take up so much of my energy, seriously), and that is, my absolutely life-changing nine-day … More Highlights and Meals in Japan + Tips for Traveling

Nothing is Life, but Everything is a Part of Life

There is a thrill in discovery. Learning something new that gives you instant or gradual gratification feels absolutely incredible–no denying about that! A few examples? Finding out that you love surfing, you’re an amazing cook, or even entering a new relationship where the partner treats you like a million bucks. Of course, there are several … More Nothing is Life, but Everything is a Part of Life

Friday Friend Features: Brandon of BrandonBPhoto and VeganBran

Welcome to the first Friday Friend Features of the new year! If you are new to Friday Friend Features, it is essentially a series on my blog where I share some questions and answers with another online influencer who I believe holds unique and inspirational value on his or her platform. In general, the interviewees are … More Friday Friend Features: Brandon of BrandonBPhoto and VeganBran

Last-Minute Gifts for People Who…Well, Don’t Really Like Gifts

Christmas shopping time is here, and I cannot be the only one who absolutely despises this part of the holidays. Aside from enjoying amazing food, travels, company, and memories with my loved ones, the gift-giving always hits me with one big blow. I have never been the best with selecting presents for others–there’s something about … More Last-Minute Gifts for People Who…Well, Don’t Really Like Gifts

Plans for Winter Break: Travel, Diet, Exercise + Lifestyle

Guess who’s arrived home in Los Angeles?! Yep, this girl right here! Well, technically I’m behind the screen, but you get the idea. Maybe look at the logo. Yep, that’s me! Anyways, this year has been….WOW. Let’s just put it at that. I cannot even begin to describe the whirlwind of fiascos, accomplishments, lessons, discoveries, … More Plans for Winter Break: Travel, Diet, Exercise + Lifestyle

Circle V Fest Recap: Meeting Speakers + Vegan Eats

Attending Circle V Fest yesterday could not have been a better way to celebrate a wonderful weekend! Though it wasn’t nearly as physically or even geographically large as most vegan festivals, the vibe was still hopping and the overall experience was one-of-a-kind. Without further ado, here’s a recap! But if you’re wondering, here’s what I … More Circle V Fest Recap: Meeting Speakers + Vegan Eats