Life Changing Books and Reading Goals for 2018

Life Changing Books and Reading Goals for 2018

I was disappointed in myself last year for the number of new books I read—and after talking to some friends, I realized I wasn’t alone. We’re so overwhelmed with articles and social media posts, that sitting down with an actual

5 Quick & Easy Ways to Boost Your Self-Esteem

5 Quick & Easy Ways to Boost Your Self-Esteem

I recently posted about ‘ditching the filters’ because it was causing me to hate what I was seeing in the mirror. I realized in the first few days of my new No Filter Challenge that the low self-esteem is not

Is It Time to Ditch the Filters?

Is It Time to Ditch the Filters?

One of my biggest self-esteem issues has come from Snapchat lately. There’s something very negative about the ability to use filters to instantly fix your skin tone, blemishes, and narrow your jawline instantly—which is the kind of ‘perfection’ I’ll never

How the Young Generation Preserve Their Homeland’s Culture after Moving to Another Country

How the Young Generation Preserve Their Homeland’s Culture after Moving to Another Country

It is worth pointing out that the longer Vietnamese people live in America, the harder their children maintain their culture. That is why they try to keep their traditional culture and pass down from generation to generation. Traditional celebration plays

How to celebrate a Vietnamese Tet ( the Lunar New Year) in America

How to celebrate a Vietnamese Tet ( the Lunar New Year) in America

There seems to be a consensus that Tet is the most significant festival in the Vietnamese community. Even though they are far away from their hometown, Tet is the important time for Vietnamese people to return to their family no

Traveling from San Francisco to New York by Train

Traveling from San Francisco to New York by Train

In my previous post How to take a Long Train Trip for Fun that I shared with you my best experiences on a train and how to enjoy the long train trip. One of my goal this year is to

Yoga Benefits: Undeniable Reasons to Practice Yoga

Yoga Benefits: Undeniable Reasons to Practice Yoga

If you want to be stronger, more flexible and more focus, Yoga can make you feel better in your daily life. Yoga is a variety of stretches and poses that you practice with breathing techniques. It offers the powerful benefits

How do you spend your valentine’s day?

How do you spend your valentine’s day?

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, I know half of my friends are planning on going on dates, while the other half are all going to avoid the day entirely. I think Valentine’s is sweet though—it’s a day to

How to Excel in the school: Surviving the Spring Semester

How to Excel in the school: Surviving the Spring Semester

School has started back up, and I am not ready for it. While January went by very slowly this year, I still didn’t feel as though I was able to get anything done. I had a lot of personal projects

Self-help Book: where you can find the real happiness

Self-help Book: where you can find the real happiness

When we were kids, we did not think about happiness. However, the older we are, the more we spend the time to look for the happiness. Actually, it is not easy to feel happiness since there are a lot of