Life, Personal

Why I chose to go blonde. 

For 27 years, I’d neglected my hair. Not in the sense that I’d left it in tangles or bleached the living s*** out of it. But more like I didn’t try to make it look nice. *dad looks up* “You know, you should change up your... Read More | Share it now!

For 27 years, I’d neglected my hair. Not in the sense that I’d left it in tangles or bleached the living s*** out of it. But more like I didn’t try to make it look nice. *dad looks up* “You know, you should change up your... Read More | Share it now!

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What being a server has taught me about success

Being a server is exhausting. Not only does my boss scream at me 24/7 to get cracking on orders. But I also deal with customers who b**** at me about where their food was. It’s a pretty grueling job, considering how I get minimum wage (which was... Read More | Share it now!

Being a server is exhausting. Not only does my boss scream at me 24/7 to get cracking on orders. But I also deal with customers who b**** at me about where their food was. It’s a pretty grueling job, considering how I get minimum wage (which was... Read More | Share it now!

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Why I (sometimes) hate my Asian parents

A lot of my (Asian) friends say I have the coolest, most down-to-earth parents. Because unlike theirs, my parents don’t smack me for getting bad grades. They don’t yell at me for having a boyfriend. They don’t bombard my phone with a million... Read More | Share it now!

A lot of my (Asian) friends say I have the coolest, most down-to-earth parents. Because unlike theirs, my parents don’t smack me for getting bad grades. They don’t yell at me for having a boyfriend. They don’t bombard my phone with a million... Read More | Share it now!

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3 life skills I wished my parents taught me

I couldn’t find a good photo of Chinese parents, so here’s the next best alternative | Photo Credit: Natalya Zaritskaya

I have Chinese parents, which means most of my free time has been scheduled with extracurricular activities from after school to the next morning. Everyday. Things like playing the piano, studying Chinese, getting tutored when I didn’t need it,... Read More | Share it now!

I have Chinese parents, which means most of my free time has been scheduled with extracurricular activities from after school to the next morning. Everyday. Things like playing the piano, studying Chinese, getting tutored when I didn’t need it,... Read More | Share it now!

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How to learn anything faster: Don’t read books.

I always thought school was pretty useless. For one, they don’t teach you the most basic life skills like personal finance, relationships, negotiation and survival. And two, they throw a bunch of books at you, expecting you to memorize every detail... Read More | Share it now!

I always thought school was pretty useless. For one, they don’t teach you the most basic life skills like personal finance, relationships, negotiation and survival. And two, they throw a bunch of books at you, expecting you to memorize every detail... Read More | Share it now!