I always thought Spring was supposed to be this rejuvenation of the self, like shedding your wintery grays and blues and beginning your dreamy, pastel-colored bloom.
Day 4 and 5 were some of my favorite days we spent in Osaka. The Osaka aquarium is truly magic, especially if you like marine life. Seeing this whale shark was one of the highlights of my trip. It's so massive and graceful and I was in awe. Doing the lil korean heart I learned… Continue reading Japan Trip / Osaka Part 2
When Jay and I both visited Hawaii last August, my cousin Alex graciously took us out to eat at one of his favorite sushi spots on the island. We walked into the lobby of a hotel, and hidden behind a draped curtain was this elusive sushi restaurant tucked away from the hustle of Waikiki, where everyone… Continue reading Japan Trip / Osaka Part 1
I've always been open about trying new things when it comes to satisfying my taste buds, and the vegan food world has always sparked my curiosity and has given me food experiences that I'll never forget. Whenever I try some really good vegan food, my first reaction is always, "I can't believe this is vegan??!"… Continue reading L.A.’s Eat, Drink, Vegan Food Festival
Today, I write this post incredibly inspired by the nurses I've had the pleasure of working with, speaking to, and have known. This year, I will be hitting my third year as a registered nurse with most of my experience in the Medical/Surgical department and most recently, Orthopedics. This week is Nurse's Week, and it's allowed… Continue reading For the Nurses Whose Shifts Have Long Ended and Still Haven’t Gotten a “Thank you,” – I Thank You.
On our last full day, we went back to Rockefeller Plaza and hung out at Top of the Rock. Friends have told me the view is better here than at the Empire State Building, but I just enjoyed going through the Rockefeller building and seeing the history of NBC. The views were breathtaking and we… Continue reading Reminiscing New York – Day 6 and 7
Very Gossip Girl. The Museum of Natural History was such a good time. One of Jay and I's favorites. You could easily spend the whole day exploring this place. Entry fees are donation based so you can feel like Ben Stiller in Night at the Museum fo' free. I wanted to check out some of… Continue reading Reminiscing New York – Day 4 (cont.) & 5