Hauʻoli Lā Hānau Iā ʻOe e Makuakāne

The month of December is the most exciting (for me) and most stressful (for my mom) in my family as we celebrate two birthdays– that…

Everything I’m Currently Thankful For

I don’t support the colonialist holiday taking place tomorrow (we only celebrate Lā Kūʻokoʻa in this household), but it would be a mistake to not…

13 Years Without Papa

Every year on November 18th, I pause and remember my favorite person and childhood hero– my papa. Papa was taken by the cruelest illness 13…

Let’s Talk About My Money Problems

*I’m using this picture as a tribute to Baylor, because it took all of my dignity and finances and left me with a paper degree…

My Two Sports Articles in Go Kapolei and Go Kailua

Back in June when I had zero work opportunities and job interests (aka no one wanted me for their jobs!), my best friend Mikayla mentioned…

Some Job Thoughts After One Month of Work

I’ve somehow been working full time for the past four weeks (I’m legitimately concerned about how quickly the days have gone), but I still feel…

World Mental Health Day 2019

I probably don’t need to constantly reiterate my passion for mental health awareness and advocacy, but I’m going to do it anyway! I recently wrote…

Why I See My Therapist Once A Week

I’ve frequently talked about my passion for therapy and how I believe everyone should have a psychologist for the past year, but it wasn’t until…

After Four Months, I Finally Got A Job!

Over the past four months since I graduated from college, I have probably been an insufferable person to be around for my family and friends…