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 I was recommended me to read lifehacker.com’s “How I Work” series, in which the 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 […]

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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 woman in relation to others is important, but what is more important is the ability for […]

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Inspiration

Your Big Quarter-Life Crisis

As our third year at university came to a close, one of my best friends and I had been talking a lot about our supposed “quarter-life crisis”. What’s a “quarter-life crisis” you ask? Sort of like a mid-life crisis where you question your identity and your place in life, but I guess with different values […]

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Self-Improvement

Creating a Remarkable You

There are certain days where I’d rather be anyone else other than me. It’s the age-old topic about social media and the destructive nature of presenting a commonly superficial appearance of yourself to other people. I’m not one of those people who has accounts on a lot of social media, but when I do have […]

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Travel

Our Road-Trip in Ireland

Hop on a plane to Dublin, rent a car, and start your scenic journey around Ireland from there. Ireland has definitely got to be one of the most memorable and most beautiful places I have ever traveled to. Driving around the country (notably along the coastline in the west – the Wild Atlantic Way), I […]

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Travel

Amsterdam: Falling in Love with a Poetic Allure

What do you consider the most romantic city in Europe? It is hard to forget Amsterdam’s cozy vibe, calm canal waters, trendy cafés, and natural charm after spending just under 4 days in the little city. I remember Amsterdam most for its atmosphere – the jewel-like reflections on the canals, the slight breeze from bike […]

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Travel

Toronto: Adventures in the 6ix

Over reading week in February my boyfriend came to visit me in Canada, and we spent 8 days in Toronto together. As usual with our travels, we booked an Airbnb, and ended up staying in a lovely apartment in the Parkdale area. Hopefully this post will give you some good ideas for picture-taking spots, places […]

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