Project No-Buy 2019

A bit of a different post from me today – although we’ll get back to the travel shortly, I promise! We have too much stuff. I think that’s pretty evident, but it bears repeating. We have too much stuff. We have never had as much stuff as we do now. We are at peak stuff levels. […]

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Japanese Beauty: Essentials and Observations

It’s a truth universally acknowledged by several Internet bloggers that Eastern and Western beauty ideals are incredibly different, for the most part. And nowhere is this more evident than beauty stores/drugstores, where you can literally find everything from double eyelid tape (yes, really) to cream that makes your nipples pinker (again – yes, really). I […]

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Some Thoughts.

As you all know, the world has changed quite a lot in the past year. People are increasingly skeptical of outsiders, policies have been challenged, and borders – both physical and psychological – have been reinforced. This all came to the surface last week when Donald Trump (I flat-out refuse to call him president) implemented […]

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