MY BOOK NOOK

14 Quintessential Books About the Asian-American Experience (and 10 More Still on My List!)

So a little while ago I began organizing all the books I’ve read into where they take place, and I noticed a small trend. I’ve read a lot of Asian-American books. Considering I am Asian-American, specifically adopted Chinese-American, I guess…

LOS ANGELES

A Los Angeles Itinerary Guide for First Timers: How to Spend 3-4 …

Planning a Los Angeles itinerary for the first time and feeling overwhelmed? Follow this guide below to make it easy! You know, growing up on the East Coast, LA almost doesn’t feel real. You see it in so many movies…

SAN LUIS OBISPO

Checking into the Chic, Eco-Friendly Hotel Cerro in San Luis Obispo, CA

Looking for an eco-friendly stay in San Luis Obispo? Check out this Hotel Cerro review before you book! Thanks again to Hotel Cerro for hosting us! All opinions, as always, are my own If you’re planning a California coast road…

SANTA BARBARA

How to Plan the Perfect Santa Barbara Weekend Escape

Want to plan the perfect Santa Barbara weekend? Look no further. This guide will give you everything you’ll need to book, reserve, and see! This post is in collaboration with Visit Santa Barbara. All opinions are my own. There might…

SANTA BARBARA

27 Unique Things to Do in Santa Barbara

Looking for some unique things to do in Santa Barbara? Here’s my full list! Of all the places to visit in California, I’ve gotta say Santa Barbara has to be up there. It’s hard not to like a place that…

TORONTO

A Mini-Guide to Kensington Market, Toronto

Looking for a little guide to the famous Kensington Market in Toronto? Here it is below! My introduction to Kensington Market happened on the second full day in Toronto while Alyshia and I were on our Ontario-Quebec road trip! We…