4 Book recommendations from April — June 2020

4 Book recommendations from April — June 2020

I did not read as many books this quarter compared to the first of 2020. April was a difficult month for me and I didn’t touch a single book. As well, with the ongoing pandemic and working from home situation, I haven’t listened to any audiobooks since March. In alphabetical order by author last name: … Read More

Alteration #1: Hollister square-neck crop top

Alteration #1: Hollister square-neck crop top

About eight months after buying my first sewing machine, I have entered into the world of making alterations to my existing clothing. For some reason, that has always seemed a little more scary than just making something from scratch, probably because if I make a mistake it’ll feel like I have ruined everything (yup you … Read More

5 Book recommendations from January – March 2020

5 Book recommendations from January – March 2020

Besides reading subtitles on TV shows, I also read books. In the last six months, I also finally found a way to get audiobooks to work for me. Here are five book recommendations from the ones I’ve finished in the first 3 months of this year. In alphabetical order by author last name: Eleanor Oliphant … Read More

Eating alone in Cleveland

Eating alone in Cleveland

I thought I knew a lot about myself, but this quarantine sure showed me up. My personality apparently only consists of getting drive-thru McDonald’s, window shopping, and going on vacation. All the fun hobbies I’ve cultivated — painting, sewing, crocheting, reading, even watching TV — have turned into prisoner activities that are more for passing … Read More

Itaewon Class: Together, we will.

Itaewon Class: Together, we will.

A good leader makes a world of difference. The writer of Itaewon Class took the concept of leadership and transformed it into a riveting drama packed with gut-wrenching loss, camaraderie, and the incredible power that emerges from within when you put absolute trust in yourself to make things happen. Park Sae Ro Yi is a … Read More