Life, Personal

How being spoiled ruined my life

I used to be taken to fancy restaurants everyday. Given bags and shoes that costed more than a MacBook. Nice kitchen gadgets if I asked for it.   If I couldn’t finish my plate, my boyfriend would tell me to leave it.   If I had an... Read More | Share it now!

I used to be taken to fancy restaurants everyday. Given bags and shoes that costed more than a MacBook. Nice kitchen gadgets if I asked for it.   If I couldn’t finish my plate, my boyfriend would tell me to leave it.   If I had an... Read More | Share it now!

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Why I’m no longer afraid to be myself

…and why you shouldn’t be either. It was during middle school when I felt the most self-conscious. Not only were my peers giving me awkward stares at my beastly legs and budding chest, but they started filtering out the loners and the oddballs... Read More | Share it now!

…and why you shouldn’t be either. It was during middle school when I felt the most self-conscious. Not only were my peers giving me awkward stares at my beastly legs and budding chest, but they started filtering out the loners and the oddballs... 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!