Author Archives: Ngan & Chi

How-to: Kale Juice With a Blender

I remember walking in London and peeking into these chic juice shops. A couple times, I went in. The whirring sounds of juicing, the colorful drinks, and the industrial feel – each delectable cup with its hefty price tag felt like a luxury. Of course, green juice is quite nutritious. However, if you are a […]

Tarnished Chloe Perfume

From Tarnished to Shine: Chloe Perfume

Floral. The hints of rose and honey made one of my current favorite fragrance: Chloe. I fell in love with the scent at Sephora, but the price tag kept me away. So, when I received not one but two bottles as gifts, I was overjoyed. I use the smaller travel-sized bottle daily and tucked the larger […]

Reading: Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

A synopsis from Goodreads: A coming-of-age tale of fan fiction, family and first love. Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan… But for Cath, being a fan is her life—and she’s really good at it. She and her twin sister, Wren, ensconced themselves in the Simon Snow […]

Boston: Gardner Museum

In the midst of the gloomy Boston weather, I found myself in an oasis. The front facade of the museum was a modern addition with glass. After happily getting a student ticket at $5, I followed the hallway and walked across a glass tunnel. The light quickly disappeared as I entered a dimmed corridor with […]

Reading: Matched by Allie Condie

It has been 24 hours since I saw the girl in a green dress trapped in a bubble. Of course, one of the rule in reading is to never judge a book by its cover. Though I must say, it stood out against other books on the shelf, and I was ultimately intrigued. In the […]

Miami Beach in Photos

We stayed at Grand Beach Hotel Surfside. It was an absolutely gorgeous and relaxed  place to stay 🙂  I also enjoyed the daily morning yoga class at the rooftop! Read more about my food recommendations.  

Miami Beach: Surfside Eats!

Flanigan’s Seafood Bar & Grill: A nice family friendly restaurant near the oceanfront. With the ocean at a close distance, we wanted to take advantage of all the fresh seafood! We went on a Monday, which means free nachos with an order of a pitcher. We got the raspberry iced tea, and it was a […]