New YouTube Video: New York Vlog (what I ate + where I went)

New York City…what is the first thing that pops into your head when you hear it? For me, it’s chaos. That may sound really bad, but honestly, there was so much that happened in this trip that I can’t think of anything more accurate. I mean chaos in both a positive and negative way–a lot … More New YouTube Video: New York Vlog (what I ate + where I went)

Holiday Week Part 1: My Winter Break Bucket List, the WORST Thing about Whole Foods, Reviews, Stuffing my Face, Healthy Eve Feast + Christmas Presents

What. A. Week! Lots of friends, food, festivities, fondness, family, and of course, lots of stories to tell! But what a way to end 2015 with a bang! I’ve gotten some pretty substantial scholarships from colleges, including Chapman University, which I actually thought I wouldn’t get into, which is absolutely fantastic for me, personally! Anyways, enough about … More Holiday Week Part 1: My Winter Break Bucket List, the WORST Thing about Whole Foods, Reviews, Stuffing my Face, Healthy Eve Feast + Christmas Presents

December 8th: My Story to Weight Loss, Health and Confidence

Twelve hours from now, I will be eighteen years-old–a grown woman, an adult, a true independent. It’s more than about time for me to share probably one of the most important parts of my whole entire life–and I’m not even out of school yet! It sounds completely insane for me to think so, but it really is. … More December 8th: My Story to Weight Loss, Health and Confidence

Breaking Abstinence

From a post a while ago, I went to Vinh Loi and had fried rice for dinner and breakfast the next morning. Turns out the rice I thought was pure whole grain brown rice was white rice smothered in seasoning. Oooooooooooooooops. I didn’t find out just by looking at some strangely pale and thin grains, but also … More Breaking Abstinence

The Cold War: Survival of the Fittest (Part 2) – Stay in Shape When You’re Sick

Voila, Part 2 of my Cold War series is here! In this case, we discuss the best exercises for keeping our immunity strong, and even boosting it! But just because that’s true doesn’t mean you should hit the gym or run in the rain. I actually find it disrespectful if I were to show up … More The Cold War: Survival of the Fittest (Part 2) – Stay in Shape When You’re Sick

Why I Quit Workout Logging + Other Late New Year’s Resolutions

This is probably one of the hardest ways for me to begin 2015. A lot of you don’t know this but I had an account on the website weighttraining.com to track how many calories I burned per workout session. It ran for about a year. Out of those years I probably used it for 5-6 months worth … More Why I Quit Workout Logging + Other Late New Year’s Resolutions