I escaped the busy New York City to the suburbs in New Jersey for some apple picking fun with my friend. Contrary to what most people think, I love being in nature (even though I hate bugs – I mean, who doesn’t?). My grandparents had a farm in southern Taiwan and I grew up in the suburbs of Hsinchu, Taiwan, so the mud-loving girl in me is still drawn to the outdoors. Growing up, cities always fascinated me and I remember going to Taipei City was a huge deal. I love that everything is so convenient in big cities and… View Post

Fall is upon us and I am already so excited for the holiday season. Is it too early for that? Probably. Do I care? Nope! September was a hectic month work-wise, but I am glad I have my blog for me to work on during my free time. Let’s see what my top ten favorites are for this month! Before we start, here are the outfit details. Satin wrap top / Pleated skirt (similar here and here) / White sneakers / Kate Spade bag (sold out, similar here and here) Facial cleansing brush I have been using this cleansing brush… View Post

I work for a consulting firm and am based out of the office in New York City. A little over a year in, I have worked in five states and been challenged in a variety of ways. I wrote a blog post about what it’s like to be a consultant and what consultants do (click here for blog post), but this one is a deeper dive into what I actually do during the day. Since I am on a project in Washington DC now, it requires me to travel on Monday mornings. I will be focusing on a typical Monday… View Post

Picnics always sound like a good idea, but by the time I find an open space and the perfect patch of grass, the food has already gone bad and the wine is already sweaty and lukewarm. That is why planning is super important! Don’t get me wrong, bringing some pre-popped popcorn and a picnic blanket to Central Park is relaxing, but these six tips are for when you want a fancier picnic : ) Let’s begin! Pick the right spot I live in New York City, and there are plenty of parks – Bryant Park, Central Park, East River State… View Post

Sorority recruitment at my college is just around the corner, so I wanted to write a little about my sorority experience. One thing I looked forward to about the beginning of the school year is matching with my sisters in our new sorority swag. Today I partnered with Greek U to style an easy outfit to rock during recruitment season and show off your new sorority shirts. Also, check out my back to school outfits post! Let’s get started with the outfit and then the truth about sororities! This Alpha Phi shirt is super soft and it is loose-fitting, which… View Post