Things I Wish I Knew Before Staying At A Ryokan
What is a Ryokan?
Ryokan is a Japanese Inn and it is one of the coolest hotel experiences you did not know you needed. I say this because the key difference between a hotel and a ryokan is while a hotel is a place to just lay your head for…
House/Petsitting in the Japanese Countryside
Have you ever taken a turn and completely gone off the main road then ended up in a totally unexpected place? In December 2017, when I resigned from my job as an English teacher at a conversation school in Yokohama, Japan and had planned to explore the Kansai region,…
A Day In Shinjuku
Tokyo, a place I used to call home. It is an exciting place for both tourists and long-time residents, as there is always a new neighbourhood to explore. Tokyo might just be “too much city” out there so it can be quite overwhelming while you try to get your…
More About Me
If you are curious about who I am, I am thrilled to share a bit of my story with you.
So, I am a Malaysian Chinese who grew up on Borneo Island in a city called Kuching. In the Malay language, “Kuching” sounds like the word “Kucing” which…
A Day of Blooms and Bliss - Kelso Lavender Farm
There’s something undeniably enchanting about lavender fields – the aromatic scent, the picturesque landscapes, and the serene atmosphere. So, when my husband and I were searching for the perfect date spot, Kelso Lavender Farm seemed like an irresistible choice.
As we arrived at the farm, the first thing that caught…
How To Prepare Yourself For A Photoshoot
Here’s a quick guide to help you get ready for your shoot
The Day Before The Shoot
1. WASH YOUR HAIR 💁♀️
Wash your hair the day before - not the morning of. No wet hair, please! If you’d like, have a bath, exfoliate your skin, and put on a…
A photo series.