Holiday week with family in upstate New York + New Years in NYC

Over the past week, my entire family spent the holidays together in our hometown Poughkeepsie, NY. With our busy lives and living so far apart, it’s hard for our family to get together, so the week was very much a treat as we all took time off from work/school to be together. Our days were … More Holiday week with family in upstate New York + New Years in NYC

What Valentine’s Day is all about + Chinese New Year festivities + family dinner

Between Valentines Day and Chinese New Year, last week was quite the festive one! On Tuesday, Kim organized a “galentines day” potluck with some girlfriends (channeling our Leslie Knope 🙂 ). There were a lot of new faces among each other, but all of Kim’s friends were super down to earth, and we all clicked … More What Valentine’s Day is all about + Chinese New Year festivities + family dinner

Since we last talked + 1000 miles for the year!

Happy holidays to you all!! Life here has been incredibly relaxing in upstate New York in my childhood home, with days mostly spent with the family with random events here and there. The past three weeks on the east coast have been wonderful, and I can’t believe I’m leaving tomorrow! I’m definitely excited to go … More Since we last talked + 1000 miles for the year!

Randomness at home + seeing the bests + life will bring us together

Between wrapping things up at work, spending time with my parents, and a day trip to NYC, last week flew by in a blink of an eye. I am definitely focusing on slowing down this week and savoring every minute here (especially since I don’t get to come home as often anymore!) Regardless of all the craziness, … More Randomness at home + seeing the bests + life will bring us together

(Hitch)hiking in Marin + my birthday party! + lazy Labor Day

Happy Labor Day, friends!! I hope you all got to spend some time outdoors and with loved ones on this long weekend. These past few days were somewhat of my “last hurrah” after a whole month of travelling and before starting to hit the books again + fall marathon training. I’m actually pretty excited to … More (Hitch)hiking in Marin + my birthday party! + lazy Labor Day