Celebrating Magical Zines At Auckland Zinefest

It's strange to think that my sister and I made dozens of these zines when we were younger, without realising it. As I walked in the Auckland Art Gallery at the different stands, it felt like being at a market, with all these wonderful zines of stories and beautiful art surrounding everyone. I got a … Continue reading Celebrating Magical Zines At Auckland Zinefest

The Good And Bad To-Do List For You Skin

Skincare is an important part of taking care of our body, the way we eat healthy foods, drink water and exercise. If you think back to your teenage days you might recall going through the stage of having acne. If your skin has quite a lot of blemishes, wearing makeup can slow down the process … Continue reading The Good And Bad To-Do List For You Skin

Why We Need To Stop Saying “I’ll Be Happy When…”

Happiness is a journey, not a destination. It's common for all of us to say to ourselves that we'll feel satisfied when this or that happens. When we do this, it distances us from the present moment, because we'll always be chasing and reaching out for something ahead, while never fully grasping and enjoying the moment. … Continue reading Why We Need To Stop Saying “I’ll Be Happy When…”

The Importance Of A Date To Marry Mindset

I don't know about you, but when I was a teenager, I never set my mind on wanting to date. Sure, I'd have a crush on someone, or have those thoughts on the day I would be married and have a family, but I just never felt that desire to date. When it did happen, … Continue reading The Importance Of A Date To Marry Mindset

Let’s Talk About The Resting Sad Face

I was sitting at a cafe this week, and as I stared off into space, my face tends to relax into a somewhat restful, deep-in-thought face. The waitress asked me several times "Are you okay?" and I smiled back with a "Yes". I don't know if it's because it's more common to see most people … Continue reading Let’s Talk About The Resting Sad Face

Fashion Feature With Sabina Sysantos

Sabina from Folly and Misfortune is a stylish soul who I met at university, and instantly clicked with. It was one of those spontaneous and unexpected moments, where you meet someone at the right time and happen to both have a zest for fashion. Winter in Auckland has been on the icy side with the … Continue reading Fashion Feature With Sabina Sysantos

Who Do You Have A Style Crush On?

The kinds of crushes we have when we're young tend to come and go. However, there are style crushes that come and go, and then there are the ones that stay year after year. We just can't seem to let them go, we might admire them from afar and appreciate their sense of personal style. … Continue reading Who Do You Have A Style Crush On?