This is what happens when you lose yourself to others

I looked at my gift, half shocked and half worried. “To be honest… I’m not sure I like it. I appreciate your dad’s generosity, but it’s not something I’d wear.” At the time I was in China, and my ex-boyfriend’s father had given us (or... Read More | Share it now!

I looked at my gift, half shocked and half worried. “To be honest… I’m not sure I like it. I appreciate your dad’s generosity, but it’s not something I’d wear.” At the time I was in China, and my ex-boyfriend’s father had given us (or... Read More | Share it now!

What I learned from being harassed in China

The moment I stepped out into Shenzhen from the airport, I was approached unwilling by dozens of taxi drivers. They yelled at me across the street, pestering me continuously to take their cab. When I refused, they disregarded my refusal and continued... Read More | Share it now!

The moment I stepped out into Shenzhen from the airport, I was approached unwilling by dozens of taxi drivers. They yelled at me across the street, pestering me continuously to take their cab. When I refused, they disregarded my refusal and continued... Read More | Share it now!

Why you should give things a second chance

For 20 years, I hated dim sum. I thought it was oily, had too much carbs, and tasted, more or less, bland. I couldn’t understand why my family loved it so much. Was it their comfort food? Was it the wide variety of choices? Was it... Read More | Share it now!

For 20 years, I hated dim sum. I thought it was oily, had too much carbs, and tasted, more or less, bland. I couldn’t understand why my family loved it so much. Was it their comfort food? Was it the wide variety of choices? Was it... Read More | Share it now!

A letter to my younger self, about (real) happiness

Dear younger Tiffany, You’re lucky to live in the U.S, where everything you want is either a quick drive or a click away like home appliances, games, clothes & accessories, cuisine of all cultures and types, even things we don’t really need... Read More | Share it now!

Dear younger Tiffany, You’re lucky to live in the U.S, where everything you want is either a quick drive or a click away like home appliances, games, clothes & accessories, cuisine of all cultures and types, even things we don’t really need... Read More | Share it now!

Why it’s worth going through a potentially bad experience

Most of us would avoid a potentially bad experience if we knew there was a high chance of being embarrassed, being miserable or losing money. We would avoid telling our crush how we feel. We would avoid standing up against our loved ones despite our... Read More | Share it now!

Most of us would avoid a potentially bad experience if we knew there was a high chance of being embarrassed, being miserable or losing money. We would avoid telling our crush how we feel. We would avoid standing up against our loved ones despite our... Read More | Share it now!