Inspiration

Read This If You Keep Changing Your Mind

In 2012, I wanted to be a journalist. Me being me – ambitious and sort of tunnel-visioned, began naively searching for ways to get there. To be honest, I wasn’t really confident about the job description of a journalist, but all I knew was I wanted to write for a living – non-fiction material, for […]

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Success

What is Your Definition of Success?

One of the defining factors of my blog’s focus towards self-improvement and motivation was Alain de Botton’s TED talk on “A kinder, gentler philosophy of success.” In it, he makes a comment about how in today’s world, the biggest type of snobbery we encounter is job snobbery. He says we encounter it most with the […]

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Inspiration

Ciao Chloe on the Sunshine Blogger Award

Thank you so much to Hena from scienceandsamosa.com for nominating me for The Sunshine Blogger Award! If you don’t know what the award is… The Sunshine Blogger Award The Sunshine Blogger Award is given to bloggers by other bloggers who are creative, positive, and inspiring. Once nominated, the blogger is required to write a post in […]

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Motivation

I’m Chloe Cheng, Blogger, and This Is How I Work

Yesterday my boyfriend recommended me to read lifehacker.com’s “How I Work” series, where the site interviews several successful individuals on how they work. The How I Work series asks heroes, experts, and flat-out productive people to share their shortcuts, workspaces, routines, and more. Every other Wednesday we’ll feature a new guest and the gadgets, apps, […]

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Inspiration

Where is Home?

I have a tattoo on my thigh – a peony with a knife through the center, and underneath, the text “Let the statues crumble” from Sarah Kay’s ‘The Type’. She writes about how what it is to be a women in relation to others is important, but what is more important is the ability for […]

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5 Instagram Pages with Under 1M Followers To Follow

@pollynor draws “women and their demons.” She is an incredibly edgy and talented artist with a growing following on Instagram. If you’re interested in cute selfies, cool art, and bright and modern snapshots, then Polly is for you. @themoodoflife posts surreal content. I’m generally quite picky when it comes to following Instagram pages like this […]

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How to Stay Motivated

I get asked often about how I stay motivated even in times of difficulty. I am constantly looking for new things to do, or looking to experiment with new ideas, or simply looking for inspiration for new ideas. My mentality on ‘life’ is to see it as one big opportunity. I often try to see […]

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Health

What Happens after a Week of Adopting a Vegan Diet?

Disregarding the environmental and ethical benefits to Veganism, a Vegan diet on its own has a host of health benefits – including curing chronic diseases, enhancing your immune system, and weight loss. After going Vegan over a year ago, I have only been sick once due to asthmatic reasons and change in environment. I was […]

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