Scottsdale Waterfront

It’s been a while since I have posted about my hometown: Scottsdale, Arizona. I have been home for about 7 weeks now and my favorite place is Scottsdale Waterfront. It has some beautiful Christmas decorations as part of their Scottsdazzle collection. It was really nice and relaxing to walk along the river and admire theContinue reading “Scottsdale Waterfront”

Finding myself again Senior Yr of College Part 3

During the last few weeks back home in Arizona, I have been trying to focus on myself and my physical, emotional, and mental wellbeing. College is hard. This year is especially difficult with online classes and limited social interaction. 2020 has been not what I had pictured. This year has truly been a rollercoaster ofContinue reading “Finding myself again Senior Yr of College Part 3”

Soldier’s Pass trailhead

As a finals study break, my family and I went to Soldier’s Pass trailhead in Sedona. It was about two hours away and we saw the most breathtaking views. This was definitely one of my favorite hikes in Sedona so far. It featured three major landmarks: Devil’s Kitchen Sinkhole, 7 sacred pools, and the cavesContinue reading “Soldier’s Pass trailhead”

My Must Haves Fall 2020 edition

This year with online zoom classes, I have been trying to make my office space much more cozy but also productive. Here are a few tools and items that have helped me tremendously. IPad Air 4th generation (green color) Throughout the first three years of college, I used notebooks for note taking. I didn’t realizeContinue reading “My Must Haves Fall 2020 edition”

What I am thankful for: 2020 Edition

This year has been a whirlwind to say the least. There were a lot of ups and downs with my life and plenty fo new beginnings. I’ve traveled a few times back and forth between Arizona and my second hometown in Atlanta. I am also one semester away from graduating college. I wanted to takeContinue reading “What I am thankful for: 2020 Edition”

AZ Eats Part 1

I have now been home for about two weeks. During this time, I have been busy studying and enjoying the perfect weather in Arizona. I want to talk about two of my favorite food places in Arizona. The first one is Mountain View Thai Cafe in Fountain Hills and the other is Schmooze Bar andContinue reading “AZ Eats Part 1”

Three more AZ adventures

During the last two weeks, I have started to explore the outdoors in Arizona some more. I have done mini photoshoots with friends at Old Town Scottsdale, Fountain Hills Park, and Tempe Beach Park. Here are some of my snapshots. Some were taken by my iPhone XS while others were shot using my Fujifilm InstaxContinue reading “Three more AZ adventures”

Photos with Instax mini 11

During the last week, I have been doing photoshoots with my Fujifilm Instax Mini 11 camera. My favorite is taking pictures of landscapes and people. I have learned many lessons through the trial and errors of taking polaroid photos. Here is a collection of some of my best photos so far: Most of these photosContinue reading “Photos with Instax mini 11”

Arizona Reimagined: Photoshop Edition

For my next Photoshop adventure, I decided to edit some photos of Arizona. Here are two of a sunset and Sedona. Feel free to check out more of my edits here. For the Sedona photo, I used the Poster Edge filter from the Filter Gallery. I then changed the Hue and Saturation. This picture isContinue reading “Arizona Reimagined: Photoshop Edition”

Best Dessert Places in Arizona

Throughout my childhood in Arizona, I have explored many of its famous restaurants and cafes. I absolutely love trying new dessert and cafes during my free time with friends. Here are some of my favorites: Mango Rabbit (Tempe, Arizona). My friend and I absolutely adore this super cute cafe. It really made us feel nostalgicContinue reading “Best Dessert Places in Arizona”