Can You Relate…

First time trying these kinds of fill-in-the-blanks posts! I’ve always loved reading these types of articles and have so much fun answering them in my head! Can you relate to the joy of quarter-empty peanut butter jars? Can you relate to my obsession with Indian food? Can you relate to my adoration for quotes on … More Can You Relate…

Day 7 in Vietnam: Going to the Gym Again + The Best Bread

Happy Saturday, everybody! Back with another recap from my vacation in Vietnam, and it’s been a month and a week since I landed! Anyways, I’m really excited for this particular post, because it’s one of my personal favorite days of the trip! In summation, there’s so much wonderful food, memories, and places that are really … More Day 7 in Vietnam: Going to the Gym Again + The Best Bread

Day 1 in Vietnam: Reuniting With Family After Ten Years

Greetings, peeps! I’m already settled back home, reset my inner body clock, and adapted to my L.A. ways of living! It would be absolutely wrong for me to not share about my life-changing trip to Vietnam, which I never expected to really transform my outlook on general living, fitness, food, family, finances, gratitude, spirituality, and … More Day 1 in Vietnam: Reuniting With Family After Ten Years

Eggplant Pad Thai (healthy + vegan..with a Paleo option!)

While I adore my spicy eggplant and tofu satay, curry has always been my number one go-to order at any Thai restaurant. Until NOW. Oh Pad Thai–it just screams comfort food. Spicy, sweet, sticky, tangy, and savory comfort food. Before my health journey, I loved to inhale Pad Thai without any utensils! Unfortunately, Pad Thai is most … More Eggplant Pad Thai (healthy + vegan..with a Paleo option!)

Tandoori Tempeh

Prior to cutting dairy out of my diet, one of my favorite Indian cuisine staples aside from chicken tikka masala and eggplant bharta was tandoori chicken. There was something about the smoky aroma, the crispy edges of the blackened meat, the spicy flavor, the savory qualities, and the appearance of the tandoori that never failed … More Tandoori Tempeh

Tomato Vegetable Stew (healthy, vegan, gluten free, oil free + high protein)

I have this quirky tradition where I celebrate my birthday for more than one day. This is because my birthday usually falls on a day where I don’t have enough time for a proper celebration due to work, school, studying, or anything else that’s extremely taxing on time and energy. This year, it just so … More Tomato Vegetable Stew (healthy, vegan, gluten free, oil free + high protein)

A Brief Memoir + Thai-Style Tofu and Eggplant Stir-Fry (healthy, vegan and gluten free)

There is a first time for everything. Sadly, this first time that I’ll be addressing begins on a major downer. In general, I try to keep everything in my family life relatively private. As important as my family and my friends are to me, they’re not a part of my blog. On top of that, … More A Brief Memoir + Thai-Style Tofu and Eggplant Stir-Fry (healthy, vegan and gluten free)