Seattle, Day 3

Day 3 was our final day in Seattle! We tried to take advantage of the natural beauty Washington state offers by going on a hike at Rattlesnake Mountain, in North Bend. We actually got a little lost because Google Maps took us to the wrong place! Luckily I had another website I could refer to... Continue Reading →


Seattle, Day 2

We thought we were tired from walking on the first day in Seattle, but Day 2 was something else! I hit 24,702 steps, which is what I usually get if I go hiking. Allen had less since he has longer legs than me 😛 In our efforts in spending less money, we had yogurt for... Continue Reading →

Trip to Seattle, Day 1

On the morning of the 4th of July, my boyfriend and I flew to Seattle, WA! I was really excited for this trip because 1. I've never been there, 2. I would get to visit a friend I haven't seen since living in Taiwan, 3. I would be able to get away from work -... Continue Reading →


It's the end of Finals Week at the school I work at, which means things are slowing down for students as well as staff. As I sit here at my office with not much to do, I'm overcome with emotions. I was going to write a Facebook status about this, but it would have been... Continue Reading →

How Weightlifting Changed Me

I have a confession to make. I no longer attend Zumba or U-Jam classes. THERE. I said it. I used to LOVE dance fitness, and I still do. I did it for the adrenaline rush, the fun, and the feeling of being healthy. But something changed. It started to get...boring? I wanted something new in... Continue Reading →

A rant about perceptions of community college

Back in February 2017, the city of San Francisco became the first in the nation to reach a deal in providing free college tuition at City College. I forgot I had this rant written in my email drafts where I used to vent out my feelings. Now I can just put them in this blog! lol

Grad School Fears

Now that it's getting closer and closer to starting my Master's program, I'm getting more nervous. Before, I was excited and ready to take it head on...but now that I'll be moving in about 2 months, I'm starting to freak out. Here are a few things I'm afraid of: Not being good enough compared to... Continue Reading →

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