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Tri-umphant — Making & Keeping your NY resolutions

Keeping My New Year's Resolutions

Every year, I tell myself that New Year’s resolutions are ridiculous and I refuse to make any. Until the time starts winding down to midnight and suddenly I’ve made public promises to go to the gym at least 6 days a week, stop eating gluten on weekdays, drink less coffee, do more charity work and […] Read more…

Tips & Tri-cks — Hosting the Big Meal

Every year Thanksgiving is crazy. I have such a huge family so it’s not easy putting the whole meal together. In the past, I’ve always had this immense pressure on myself to consistently try to outdo myself. Because in the past, my mom, aunts and uncles have always worked so hard to put together these […] Read more…

The Giving Tri — Giving back this holiday season

Every year I say that it’s been a tough year. But this particular year has been a year of big changes and new chapters. I lost my beloved grandmother. I quit my previous day job (that was a regular paycheck) to fully commit to this dream project of mine. I quit drinking. I’m about to […] Read more…

Tips & Tri-cks — Get Cozy

Where I live in the Bay, we don’t get to have actual seasons. The seasons normally go — Spring, Summer, slightly chilly Fall, no Winter and then back to Spring again. Particularly because we’re in the middle of a drought, we’ve only started experiencing nippy temperatures. This is my favorite time of the year because […] Read more…

TTF Celebrates — 5 Things We’re Most Thankful For

This is my favorite time of the year. Specifically, Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday. Christmas is near and dear to me as well, but particularly with the additional hustle and bustle of finals, shopping, wrapping, decorating etc. I sometimes lose focus on what the holiday is really about to me. Thanksgiving on the other hand, […] Read more…

Tri-umphant — Friendship Part 3

*This is Part Three of my Tri-umphant Friendship series where I explore what friendship means to me and others. Read Part One and Part Two.*  One of the best parts about getting older is that I meet new people everyday. Whether I’m changing jobs, taking new classes, getting introduced to new circles of people, there are new […] Read more…

Daily Tri-als — I’m lazy

I try my best to stay motivated. As an adult, there are things that are no longer cute to be anymore—broke, unhealthy, and lazy. The broke part, trust me I’m trying. Living a healthy lifestyle is a daily challenge that I’ve started taking on slowly. But the lazy part? I still haven’t figured out the […] Read more…

Tri-umphant — Friendship Part Two

*This is Part Two of my Tri-umphant Friendship series where I explore what friendship means to me and others.*  The social skills that you learn as a kid will carry you for the rest of your life. I was at a wedding recently and it just amazed me how children make friends with each other […] Read more…

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