The Little Book of Life Hacks by Yumi Sakugawa

My previous boss gave me this book last Christmas and I found it refreshing and amusing to read. First of all, I enjoyed the doodles all over the book. The doodles and design made reading the content a wonderful experience.

The Little Book of Life Hacks by Yumi Sakugawa

My previous boss gave me this book last Christmas and I found it refreshing and amusing to read. First of all, I enjoyed the doodles all over the book. The doodles and design made reading the content a wonderful experience.

Love What You Do

Love what you do whether you loved it from the start or you learned to love it eventually. “We are so lucky,” says Burton, surveying her fecund domain. “Although there is time pressure, we have the freedom of being creative

Love What You Do

Love what you do whether you loved it from the start or you learned to love it eventually. “We are so lucky,” says Burton, surveying her fecund domain. “Although there is time pressure, we have the freedom of being creative

Keep Learning

You have to learn skills, technique. It’s only from there you can become a rule-breaker. Vera Wang, Vogue Mar 2017

Keep Learning

You have to learn skills, technique. It’s only from there you can become a rule-breaker. Vera Wang, Vogue Mar 2017

I Want More

The new political reality has them asking other questions, too: like how to amplify more women’s voices — “We should be teaching our younger generation of women to fight to be leaders,” says Laura (Mulleavy) — and how to talk

I Want More

The new political reality has them asking other questions, too: like how to amplify more women’s voices — “We should be teaching our younger generation of women to fight to be leaders,” says Laura (Mulleavy) — and how to talk

Value of Intention

“My mother, a survivor of the Holocaust, said that no matter what, you can never be a victim. I have been taking Tai Chi lately, and my teacher says something so valuable: If you focus only on power, you fail

Value of Intention

“My mother, a survivor of the Holocaust, said that no matter what, you can never be a victim. I have been taking Tai Chi lately, and my teacher says something so valuable: If you focus only on power, you fail

No Regrets

When I was in grade school, answering slam books was a thing. These slam books had random questions that each person would have to fill out and pass around to the next person. I did not realize that the petty

No Regrets

When I was in grade school, answering slam books was a thing. These slam books had random questions that each person would have to fill out and pass around to the next person. I did not realize that the petty

Chasing Dreams

Nothing gets easier when you have dreams to chase. I am about to celebrate my 5-year anniversary in my current company and I am glad that I am transitioning to a new role now. I always thought that things would

Chasing Dreams

Nothing gets easier when you have dreams to chase. I am about to celebrate my 5-year anniversary in my current company and I am glad that I am transitioning to a new role now. I always thought that things would

I Finally Woke Up

I have always had big dreams for myself but I was insecure and scared to pursue them. I made excuses on failing along the way without even trying. The thought of stepping out of my comfort zone was so nerve

I Finally Woke Up

I have always had big dreams for myself but I was insecure and scared to pursue them. I made excuses on failing along the way without even trying. The thought of stepping out of my comfort zone was so nerve

Mind. Body. Soul.

I am on a journey to take my mind, body and soul to the next level before the year ends. The first six months of the year was comprised of intense events that required so much of my time, energy and

Mind. Body. Soul.

I am on a journey to take my mind, body and soul to the next level before the year ends. The first six months of the year was comprised of intense events that required so much of my time, energy and

Something Deeper

When I turned 28 last February, I observed certain changes in me, physically, spiritually and emotionally. I am entering a different phase in my life and it is not really a crisis, just yet. Physically, I feel my metabolism has

Something Deeper

When I turned 28 last February, I observed certain changes in me, physically, spiritually and emotionally. I am entering a different phase in my life and it is not really a crisis, just yet. Physically, I feel my metabolism has

Reviving Fitness

Since I got back from my trip to Thailand to see Chiang Mai and Krabi, I got inspired to exercise and stay fit again. As I saw more things around me, I had this motivation to stay healthy so I

Reviving Fitness

Since I got back from my trip to Thailand to see Chiang Mai and Krabi, I got inspired to exercise and stay fit again. As I saw more things around me, I had this motivation to stay healthy so I

Joie De Vivre by Mariel Launch

After four months, I finally made time to set up my blog for Joie De Vivre, Handmade by Mariel. This is my new venture to take my crochet skills to the next level while sharing it to people with the

Joie De Vivre by Mariel Launch

After four months, I finally made time to set up my blog for Joie De Vivre, Handmade by Mariel. This is my new venture to take my crochet skills to the next level while sharing it to people with the

Labor Day Love

Love yourself. You cannot love if you have no love to give. That was a simple take away that I will never forget from my Theology class back in High School. I always find myself grateful for the extra Catholic Philosophy

Labor Day Love

Love yourself. You cannot love if you have no love to give. That was a simple take away that I will never forget from my Theology class back in High School. I always find myself grateful for the extra Catholic Philosophy

We are space travellers.

And that moment changed my relationship with Earth. Because for me, Earth had always been a kind of safe haven where I could go to work or be in my home or take my kids to school. But I realized

We are space travellers.

And that moment changed my relationship with Earth. Because for me, Earth had always been a kind of safe haven where I could go to work or be in my home or take my kids to school. But I realized

Grateful at 28

I am happily living my life with much exuberance and I am glad I can say that after 28 beautiful years. I am happy and healthy – that is it! I am most grateful for my parents who have been

Grateful at 28

I am happily living my life with much exuberance and I am glad I can say that after 28 beautiful years. I am happy and healthy – that is it! I am most grateful for my parents who have been