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Wife, mother, and career-driven woman. Navigating the crazy adventure that life is taking us on.
Families with two working spouses are more common today than ever before, and the lifestyle presents several advantages, such as increased financial stability, better balance in the relationship, and more capacity for empathy in work/life balance. However, this working...
Fiction This is the story of a typical immigrant family, one filled with unmet expectations, resentment, secrets, and definitely no talking about feelings. When Natasha ventures out to pursue comedy full-time, her whole life turns upside down and nothing goes...
Whether you're overwhelmed with work, troubled with fatigue or simply need a break from the hustle and bustle of modern life, having a relaxing night in is often the best medicine to relieve your stress and help re-establish order....
Fiction I picked up this book thinking it would be a romance story of two people who bonded together during 9/11 and find each other again years later. This story turned out to be so much more. The way that...
When it comes to learning, it is up to your kids to put the effort in. We all have varying abilities when it comes to how well we test, and how well we do certain things. But, that doesn’t...
Overthinking isn't a medical condition nor is it a medical term. This subconscious habit can negatively impact our physical and mental health. In most cases, overthinking dwells on the negative; a negative thought, something that happened in the past,...
Fiction I loved the normalization of Asian-Americans, particularly Asian-American women in this book. The characters' ethnicities are mentioned casually, and that is merely one aspect of their identities, not the main focus. The book is also progressive in the sense...
What a masterpiece! I enjoyed savoring every morsel of this book, and it delivered in all the things that I could ever ask for in a food-focused memoir about China. Dunlop’s writing style is thorough, yet intriguing, very informative...
Fiction A book about writing a book with an undeniable plot. How very meta. The premise of the book is intriguing, and the idea of "stealing" a story from another person who is unable to complete it is ethically murky...
One of the most fun activities you can do with your kids is to plant a garden and let them tend it as it grows. Indeed, such an activity teaches them so many things such as how to be...
Wife, mother, and career-driven woman. Navigating the crazy adventure that life is taking us on.