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A Million Reasons: Where Pop Music Violently Collided with My Life

You know the feeling of hearing a song a thousand times, and never really listening to it? And then one day it hits your ears seemingly for the first time? Yeah. I just experienced that.

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Forced to Face Racism and Sexism: My First Social Media Troll

All the great bloggers experience trolling, right? Well, I just had the pleasure of having a run-in with a sexist, racist man on Instagram! Continue reading “Forced to Face Racism and Sexism: My First Social Media Troll”

12 Things that are Wrong with the NFL Conversation

Here’s why so many people are completely in the wrong about protesting athletes kneeling during the national anthem, protesting the President’s remarks, boycotting the NFL, and making this any sort of conversation right now. Continue reading “12 Things that are Wrong with the NFL Conversation”

In Love in New York: Goodbye Fong Inn Too

Chinatown is a vastly different landscape today from what it was even just a few short years ago, but more significant are the differences from  from 84 years ago when neighborhood-staple Fong Inn Too opened. Because of all of the neighborhood changes, this, the oldest, consistently family-owned store in tofu shop in Chinatown and perhaps in all of America, located at 46 Mott Street, finally closed its doors on January 15, 2017. Continue reading “In Love in New York: Goodbye Fong Inn Too”

Mothers Uncensored: A New Blog for Moms by Moms

Today it goes live: Mothers UncensoredContinue reading “Mothers Uncensored: A New Blog for Moms by Moms”

13 of the Worst Wedding Trends and What To Do Instead

The journey of wedding planning is beautiful at times. But one cannot overlook the absolutely horrific trends that have come up in recent times. From “mooning” in photographs rampant sexism and extreme attempts to rebel against the norm. Continue reading “13 of the Worst Wedding Trends and What To Do Instead”

Three-Quarters of 2016 is Gone. What Have You Done?

It has been a little more than five months since the last time that I have checked in here. Things have been evolving and reshaping my life and my relationships in ways that I could not have foreseen at the beginning of the year. Continue reading “Three-Quarters of 2016 is Gone. What Have You Done?”

30 Day Blog Post Challenge: The Greatest Lesson My Parents Taught Me

The truth is, people will have their preconceived notions of who, what, why, and how you are who you are, without letting you speak a word. Sometimes the bar is set low based on your gender or race, sometimes exceedingly high.

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30 Day Blog Post Challenge: I Love Food

Today’s piece is a photo post of what I love. And, as it turns out, I love food.

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