Every weekend, I head out to grab a coffee. On weekdays, I’ll make my own before work, but Saturdays and Sundays are for dressing up and going out. Of course, quarantine has made that look a bit different for me. Instead of bringing some books and my laptop to get reading and writing done, I … More Missing My Weekend Vibe
Yesterday was my first time sitting at a coffee shop since March. It was the Fourth of July and also extremely hot out which is why I think no one was out. We went to pick up coffee from our favorite coffeeshop. We are friends with the barista’s because the shop is across the street … More First Time Sitting at a Coffee Shop Since March
If you know me at all, then you know that I’m an Asian woman. What does that mean? I have the dreaded, short, straight, pointing-down lashes. Thankfully they are pretty strong and relatively long (I condition them with castor oil). If I use an eyelash curler and waterproof mascara, I can keep them curled for … More My First Lash Extensions!
I had a pretty good Sunday! It was productive and a nice way to start the week (end the weekend??). Check out the vlog below: Like the blog? Leave a comment, like, share! Instagram and Twitter: Adoption Advocacy: Books:
I wouldn’t be me if I didn’t say I was taking a break just to start furiously creating content. This time is a bit different, though. I’m not posting advocacy videos right now and if I do, they will be unlisted on YouTube and only accessible here on LFSMusings. I am trying out vlogging again. … More AdopteeLilly Vlogs??
Happy Saturday, everyone! I am one lucky woman and have zero plans for the day. My only plans are to spend the day immersed in really good books and hopefully getting another chapter or two written in my latest novel. Minor Update: Yes, I am still loving Scrivener and will likely be purchasing it to … More Cafes and Culture
Often, people ask me how I do it all—a PhD, advocacy, reading, writing, Chinese lessons, exercise, socializing, taking care of my pets. When I hear that, I think to myself, “That’s not really a lot of stuff.” There are people with way more on their plate than me. There are people with way less time … More How I Balance Life
It’s been a long time! Time for a 50% photo-blog! I’ve been reading at a much slower pace, and I went on vacation so there was not much time for blogging. Last week I passed my qualifying exam which took a bunch of stress away. I am finally back to researching and getting data! To … More Vacation Time!!