Life, Personal

4 words you should NEVER say to someone

It hit me like a dart. Unexpected. Sudden. Without a fair warning. “You look the same.” Ouch. I knew she didn’t mean anything bad. I mean, we were close buds in college, struggling through Chinese class together and cooking good ol’ instant... Read More | Share it now!

It hit me like a dart. Unexpected. Sudden. Without a fair warning. “You look the same.” Ouch. I knew she didn’t mean anything bad. I mean, we were close buds in college, struggling through Chinese class together and cooking good ol’ instant... Read More | Share it now!

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What drinking water has taught me about achieving impossible goals

I have a confession to make: I love water, but I’m rarely thirsty. It’s a pretty serious problem, because even when I’m breaking a sweat at the gym or eating something very salty, my thirst reflex doesn’t turn on. I know, sounds pretty... Read More | Share it now!

I have a confession to make: I love water, but I’m rarely thirsty. It’s a pretty serious problem, because even when I’m breaking a sweat at the gym or eating something very salty, my thirst reflex doesn’t turn on. I know, sounds pretty... Read More | Share it now!

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The one thing that f*cked up my day

Sorry for the profanity, I couldn’t find a better word to express my feelings. I’m usually a very happy, laid-back girl. So today, I didn’t expect myself to blow up. I mean earlier I had a great workout at my 1st barre class. I got $15 on... Read More | Share it now!

Sorry for the profanity, I couldn’t find a better word to express my feelings. I’m usually a very happy, laid-back girl. So today, I didn’t expect myself to blow up. I mean earlier I had a great workout at my 1st barre class. I got $15 on... Read More | Share it now!

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What does “attractive” really mean? 

A word that impaired a young girl’s perspective of real beauty.  After turning 11, the age when girls start feeling terribly self-conscious of their bodies, I felt defective. Not in the sense where I had lumpy, large zits on my face or thick hairy... Read More | Share it now!

A word that impaired a young girl’s perspective of real beauty.  After turning 11, the age when girls start feeling terribly self-conscious of their bodies, I felt defective. Not in the sense where I had lumpy, large zits on my face or thick hairy... Read More | Share it now!

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How I lost my curiosity to learn

(and what I’m doing now to gain it back) As a kid, I used to ask “why” to everything. Why should I eat broccoli? Why should I go to school? Why do I need to save money? My parents probably regretted having me as their kid, but I didn’t care.... Read More | Share it now!

(and what I’m doing now to gain it back) As a kid, I used to ask “why” to everything. Why should I eat broccoli? Why should I go to school? Why do I need to save money? My parents probably regretted having me as their kid, but I didn’t care.... Read More | Share it now!