Coffee. Vietnam Coffee

It’s how I make myself human again in the mornings. I’m never going back now that pour-over is my jam.

Beginning of the Season – DIY Paper Projects

Hello, out there! I’m working on being more connected to this blog again, and have several posts in the works. But today I was off work sick (again, due to the stomach issues that come with living in Vietnam). I used the time to make some paper DIY projects and get into the holiday season….

DIY Day – In Progress

I’m making a big wall macrame project for our apartment in Korea. It was inspired by some of the things I’ve seen on Pinterest like this one below from GypsyAndLily, and I want to make something like these too! Mine is taking ages to make, but it is kind of relaxing anyway. I’ll post a…

Late Winter Outfit

This week it’s Chinese New Year, which is like Christmas and Thanksgiving rolled into one. We’ve been enjoying warm weather for a couple days, but early in the week it was freezing cold (as is usual in Shanghai’s winter). It’s hard to be fashionable when you are cold all the time, but I’m managing. It…

So uh, this is life right now…

I locked myself in the kitchen with the heater, and I sit on stools with my dodgy laptop. But hey! Our sink is clearer than in months. If your sink gets messed up, or runs slowly, do this: Pour 1/2 cup of baking soda down the sink. Add a little water if needed, but only…