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My room smells like cheesecake!

Ever since I’ve been living on my own, I’ve become obsessed with home decor. But not only do I want my place to look nice, I also want it to smell nice. I considered candles, but then I decided against it: I’m stupid with lighters and matches. I always manage to burn myself :/ I have cats, and quite naughty ones at that Cats + burning candles = disaster

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Fabulous finds: UNT nail polishes

As some of you may know, I went back to Taiwan again this past winter break, and of course, going back to your Asian motherland = lots and lots of shopping. Too much in my case, that I couldn’t even bring everything back -__- But one of the things I bought, and consequently fell in love with, are the nail polishes from UNT Skincare.

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Striving for the eternal prize

If you follow the NBA (or if you’re simply Asian), you’ve probably heard about a player named Jeremy Lin. For those of you who have never heard of him, he’s an amazing player on the New York Knicks, averaging 24.4 points and 9.1 assists per game.

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How to organize and store jewelry

Inspired by Marjorie’s organization posts and my growing collection of jewelry, I decided that I needed a better way of storing my jewelry. Previously, I just stored them in random boxes, which by the way, was a terrible idea. All the necklaces would get tangled together, and it was very difficult to find anything. That probably explains why up until recently, I was never big on jewelry. Unfortunately, I don’t have a before photo, but I’ll spare you guys the eyesore. Just trust my word on this: it was pretty darn bad :/

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New year, new hopes, new dreams

Hi everyone! I was hoping to start the new year off with a new look for the blog, but I spent my entire winter break in Taiwan visiting my parents, and naturally with all the eating and shopping, there was little time left to do anything else :/ But I do have a lot planned for this blog this coming year (with one of them being more consistent posting), and if any of you have ideas of what you’d like to see more (or less) of on this blog, feel free to let me know as well.

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How to customize your Android phone

A while back when I first got my HTC Inspire, I shared with you all some of my favorite free apps for customizing your Android phone. But to be fair, that post was written shortly after I received my phone, so I haven’t really gotten the hang of everything yet. But after almost 5 months, here is a more in-depth post on customizing your droid, as well as an updated peak at my phone.

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Last Minute Ways to Add Style to Your Summer Wedding

Are you planning a summer wedding? Organizing a wedding during the hottest season of the year can be a lot of fun. You have the choice of having your nuptials outdoors, an array of bold colors to choose from, and some of the most gorgeous flowers in bloom. If you’re going to make sure that your day is everything you hoped it would be, paying attention to small details is important. It is often the little things that stand out most and make your day so memorable. Fan Programs Whether you’re having an indoor or outdoor wedding the temperatures can […]

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Drugstore haul: Wet n Wild

I’ve become a fan of drugstore brands lately, and I have to say that I’ve been pleasantly surprised at how great the quality some of these drugstore products are. Today I’m doing a review on the Wet n Wild products I recently purchased at CVS. They were having a 30% off sale, and that means most of these products were around $2 each after the discount.

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The Top 12 Go-To’s of the Professional Cleaner

Stocking up on assorted cleaning supplies at the supermarket may seem like enough when it comes to cleaning different aspects of the home. That’s not always the case. The following insider tips will help you tackle the cleaning projects that are rarely addressed.

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Heart of the Father

My mom once told me that by being a mother, she was able to better understand the heart of God and His love for us than before entering parenthood. That always intrigued me, but now, as the “mother” to my newly adopted cat, I’m starting to understand what my mom meant.

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Say hello to Shelly

Living on my own, 7000 miles away from my parents is pretty cool for the most part, and at first I was worried that I’d get lonely when I’m at home by myself, the dilemma was solved when Shelly showed up in my life :3 Shelly is my 1-year old domestic short hair cat. My boyfriend adopted her from a lady who had more cats than she knew how to deal with. So Cookie [1. Shelly’s original name], once an outdoors only cat, became my Shelly[1. Cookies to whoever can guess what I named her after! Hint: think TV shows.], […]

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Taiwan haul: makeup edition

Here is is, the first of my Taiwan haul series! I thought I bought a lot more stuff, but when I gathered everything to take a picture, I realized that I didn’t buy nearly enough as I would’ve liked to :(

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