Culture Blast: 5 Travel Phrases, Cantonese

Culture Blast: 5 Travel Phrases, Cantonese Recently, I moved to Hong Kong to pursue a Master's of Fine Arts degree. If you've read my About Me page, you may know that I have a degree in Global Studies. As part of my degree, and even before I began my college studies, I studied the Japanese [...]

Spring Transition Fashion: Ciao Punk (Lady Punk)

Spring Transition Fashion: Ciao Punk (Lady Punk) It's finally here, the last look in our spring transition fashion, and the last look for our new punk series. I can't help but feel a bit nostalgic for this last new punk look. After all, we've taken punk from Gothic to Victorian, and from preppy to this, [...]

INTJ Mastermind April Challenge

INTJ Mastermind April Challenge Saturday begins a new month and with a new month, brings a new INTJ challenge. Last month I challenged you to get physical. Being a mastermind is about body, mind, and soul. Each element works together to build the mastermind, which is why it's important to include exercise as part of [...]

Travel Brain: Three Reasons Travel is Great for the INTJ Brain

Travel Brain: Three Reasons Travel is Great for the INTJ Brain Who doesn’t love to travel? After a recent move to Hong Kong to pursue an MFA, travel has definitely been on my mind. While the transition hasn’t been as smooth as I would have liked, I do have one consolation to some of my [...]

Spring Transition: Ciao Winter (Ciao Bella)

Spring Transition: Ciao Winter (Ciao Bella) As March comes to an end, so does our comparison of romance fashion versus punk style for spring transition looks. While I love the opportunity to burrow in for the winter, I can't but help be excited for the burgeoning spring. Ahead, there are warm, sun-lit days, and an [...]

Uttori Beauty: Adzuki Bean Face Scrub Mask

Uttori Beauty: Adzuki Bean Face Scrub Mask I first saw this recipe from the awesome Urban Bush Babes. I was excited because, one, I had never seen anything like this; and two, I love adzuki beans. Adzuki beans are a common component of East Asian cuisine and are often featured in a variety of desserts, [...]