Rethinking Glowing Up

It's a cozy, rainy, slightly chilly Sunday afternoon and I've got some aesthetic lo-fi beats going on in the background as I'm sitting at my study table, fingers flying across the keyboard. So...today it's actually my dad's 60th birthday! I remember how at the beginning of 2020, I was so convinced that I wouldn't be…

Tea Talk: mental health and growing up

It's been long since i spent a day doing nothing school related and it made me realise how circuit breaker has triggered this workaholic syndrome. Every day I feel the need to make new study notes, work on an assignment that's due 1 month later, read extra pages of the textbook...the list never ends. Even…

Rest and Rejuvenate: Floating Therapy

Last night I made the impromptu decision to spontaneously book myself a slot for floatation therapy. HUH? What's that all about? That was my initial reaction too, I feel ya. Call me slow, but I've never heard of such a thing before until I googled 'ways to rest and rejuvenate in Singapore' and that was…

Challah Aqua Faba Bread Making: The Experience

Friday 24 April 2020: To mark the ending of my mid-semester break, I decided to embark on one last big major bake before school starts once more and I no longer have the luxury of spending hours in the kitchen. Since the start of the holidays, I planned to make Challah. I can't remember where…

2020 Milestone #2: Getting My First Ever Tattoo (The Actual Experience)

Sunday 29 February 2020 aka THE DAY: Woke up bright and early this morning at 7:30AM before my alarm rang and did my laundry that's been piling up after a week. I strategically planned to do all the heavy lifting like cleaning my entire room right before I get my tattoo so that I can…

Self Love: A journey that never ends

I was struck with inspiration to write this post after watching a particular video late last night. "Meet The Korean Girl Who Survived 95% Burns" by Asian Boss somehow appeared on my recommended videos on Youtube. I was curious about this lady's story, so I clicked. After watching the entire video, the one thing that…