Summer Basics + A Pop of Color

French Connection top (old), Topshop skirt, Kate Spade bag (similar here), J.Crew shoes (on sale!), Daniel Wellington watch, Pretty Little Thing earrings Ever since I…

An Ode to My Reggi

I’ve shared countless photos of my Waco pup Reggi over the past two years we spent together. Reggi is my former boss Zach’s dog whom…

When They Come for Our Children

Over the past two years, I’ve been in a constant state of hopelessness and anger. As a severely passionate and emotional person, every moment of…

Commemorating Juneteenth

Today we celebrate Juneteenth- a jubilant day commemorating the emancipation of African-Americans from slavery. On June 19, 1865, slaves in Texas finally learned of their…

The Best Banana Bread

I eat bread more often than I should, and banana bread reigns supreme in my book. I’ve always loved bananas, so spongy sweet loaves filled…

5 Things

1. Celebrating our first reigning Aliʻi and the namesake of my beloved school 2. WOW I’m so blessed 3. I force Brandon to take pictures…

Celebrating PRIDE

June is a month-long celebration of LGBTQ+ Pride, marking the annual remembrance of the 1969 Stonewall Riots. In 1969, NYPD violently raided a Greenwich Village…

Why Ted Talks Are Important

I’ve been watching Ted talks since I watched my first clip in AP English 11. I wondered why people would choose to watch taped speeches…

What’s In My Beach Bag

When I’m at school in America for eight months out of the year, I miss Hawaiʻi’s translucent teal beaches and lush mountains the most. On…