Outdoor burner dance party + exciting garden additions + cacao ceremony

Hi friends! How are YOU? I’m coming out of a pretty fun weekend that hit a major sweet spot. After months of missing parties and events getting canceled (for obvious reasons), Joe and I found an outdoor event called the “Maskerade,” hosted by a Burning Man camp at the Midway. I’ve been SO missing these … More Outdoor burner dance party + exciting garden additions + cacao ceremony

Picnic hangs + birthday barbecue feat. impossible meat

And with a blink of an eye, somehow it’s already August! Is it just me, or has time really flown by this summer? San Francisco’s summer is pretty much the same, foggy temperate weather all year…that paired with the quarantine and long work hours the last few weeks has meant time going by in a … More Picnic hangs + birthday barbecue feat. impossible meat

SF opening up again: picnic with friends + arts & crafts + new hikes

Hello to my friends in the blogosphere! Since we last talked, San Francisco has slowly been opening up and it’s really livened the atmosphere around here. It still feels like SF is the most conservative city in the U.S. right now in terms of COVID precautions: everyone wears face masks, restaurants/stores/businesses are still closed…the good … More SF opening up again: picnic with friends + arts & crafts + new hikes

Antisocial adventure + finally exploring D.C. + staying present with “limbo”

It’s been an interesting week, that’s for sure. After my spiritual retreat two weekend ago, I was “glowing” for a few days recapping my experience to my eager friends and coworkers – I was hugely touched by how genuinely interested loved ones were in hearing about this unique experience, and sharing let me re-live it … More Antisocial adventure + finally exploring D.C. + staying present with “limbo”

Abrupt transition + a very SF weekend + Ocean Beach bonfire

Hey there! I cannot believe it’s only been one week since my Philippines trip. The transition back to reality was quite abrupt, not because I’m not happy to be back since I do love it here and feel like I’m in a great spot with my life in SF, but more so because right when … More Abrupt transition + a very SF weekend + Ocean Beach bonfire

My 25th birthday!! Beer bicycle + Pacifica hike + other Labor Day fun + new chapter and here to stay

Hey guys! Guess what? I turned 25 years old!! My quarter-century birthday was last week and it definitely went down as one of my favorites, if not my all time favorite yet. My actual birthday was on Thursday, and I rang it in by hanging with Julia, Rahul, and James. They treated me to happy … More My 25th birthday!! Beer bicycle + Pacifica hike + other Labor Day fun + new chapter and here to stay