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04 Feb 2011


Since receiving a “super mixer” for Christmas, I can’t help but want to whip up baked goods every time I step foot into the kitchen. Luckily, I have an awesome boyfriend (and coworkers) who are willing to indulge in my crazy concoctions and miscellaneous mishaps. Most recently, in a bout

12 Jan 2011

Winter Wonderland

Word on CNN is that my second home is due for another heavy round of snowfall this weekend. I’m a little bummed to be missing it, but I think 22″ the first time around was enough to satisfy my desire for snow for the next 12 months. As beautiful as

06 Jan 2011

Intel Visual Life feat. Scott Schuman

Truth be told, I’m much more fascinated with Scott Schuman’s lady, but nevertheless always appreciate a look into his world and his perspectives. The most intriguing part to me when he requests to photograph a young lady at the 2:30 mark and she’s responds in an incredibly standoffish manner. Only

05 Jan 2011


Since hitting four cities on both coasts during the holiday season, our trip to SF for Thanksgiving feels like a lifetime ago. I could blame my tardy pictures on the whirlwind of research papers, finals exams and event production that marked December, but I won’t. I’ll blame it on my

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27 Oct 2010

Shaun White Skateboarding

One of the first video games I fell obsessively addicted to was SSX Tricky. My best friend at the time had a 70″ TV, a cupboard full of snacks and parents who somewhat adopted me ‘cuz I was the only other Mandarin speaking kid in class so I was constantly

26 Oct 2010

Picture This

If you’ve ever taken photos and proceeded to color correct/white balance/edit, you’ll know that it’s arguably one of the most frustrating and time consuming things ever. And as sad as it is to say… the processing afterward is what actually deters me from taking pictures in the first place. But

20 Oct 2010


Nearly every American kid I know/knew grew up on the wonderful world of Disney. Girls wanted to be princesses and boys wanted to be dashing heroes that saved them from fire-breathing dragons. I’m not sure if my indifference stemmed from a Chinese/Canadian background, or the fact that I was a

05 Oct 2010

Tim Ho Wan

There is something about great food that transcends differences and connects people. Of course, the fat kid within also just loves eating, but truly spectacular cuisine can be life changing. When I was in Hong Kong, an old basketball teammate suggested that I check out Tim Ho Wan, the world’s