If You Like Piña Colada… 3 Lip Care Tips + IQ Natural Lip Care Kit Review

No, no, this is not a personal ad looking for an affair… I wanted to take a little foray into non-Asian beauty products and chat about a sometimes-neglected topic: lip care. Yeah, yeah, a gorgeous rouge can work wonders to brighten your face, but like I always say, the best foundation is healthy skin under all of the … More If You Like Piña Colada… 3 Lip Care Tips + IQ Natural Lip Care Kit Review

For the Love of Collars and Colors: OOTD from My Almost-Capsule Wardrobe

Are y’all youngsters still saying “OOTD”? What’s trending lately? I feel like I can’t understand half of the things teens are saying these days. Is this what getting old is like? Speaking of trends, honestly, I don’t think I can stand any more of the halter top trend. I’m sure it was cuter when it … More For the Love of Collars and Colors: OOTD from My Almost-Capsule Wardrobe

“Happiness!” My Halloween in Waikiki + Quick Tips for Comfy Costuming on All Occasions

Wow, super late post. I dedicate this post to my best friend, Lauren, who inspires me to be the best version of myself every day. Or sometimes, the best version of other interesting characters…   Now, I won’t get deep into the semantics of the differences between costumes and cosplay, but let me tell you: My … More “Happiness!” My Halloween in Waikiki + Quick Tips for Comfy Costuming on All Occasions

Lily’s Closet: The Return of the d’Orsay Shoes

Ahh, the d’Orsay shoe. Did it ever leave? Was it ever really here? Recently, I needed to replace my daily flats which were beginning to rip at the heel. Like the cheapskate that I am, I found these comfy d’Orsay flats for just under $12 at Payless! Who would’a thought? “But Lily, the d’Orsay is soooo … More Lily’s Closet: The Return of the d’Orsay Shoes