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2 05, 2011

How I Afford to Travel as a Female in my 20’s

By | May 2nd, 2011|Categories: Dharma Bum, Los Angeles, US|Tags: |

I've been asked this question all the time through friends, clients, acquaintances and even random emails from people across the world. The famous Vagabond travel writer Rolf Pott's wrote an article on how he affords to, a journalist, accomplished book author, a guy at age 40. I'm writing as a complimentary response to that, geared [...]

22 04, 2011

Room to Read LA Charity Event – a Success!

By | April 22nd, 2011|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: |

Ever since that random day in 2006 when I was browsing through the book store and picked up "Leaving Microsoft to Change the World", my perspective on my career goals - Money VS Passion - has changed. I finished that book by John Wood in a few sittings, the gist of the book being that [...]

9 03, 2011

Restaurant Review: Robata Jinya in West Hollywood

By | March 9th, 2011|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: |

Yelp Review: Robata Jinya 8050 W 3rd St Los Angeles, CA 90048 Neighborhood: Mid-City West (323) 653-8877 www.jinya-la.com/ Review from Jacki U. I had an amazing experience here! It was a late Wednesday night, we were driving down Weho on our way to Wockano's as I was craving Sushi, when by fate we passed by [...]

31 01, 2011

Power Yoga in LA

By | January 31st, 2011|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: , , |

Karma Yoga:: The achievement of union with the Supreme Universal Soul through action. My dedicated practice to Yoga resembles that of my Life. I practice Yoga, wherever my nomadic soul ends up at the end of each day. I have about a stack of schedules from 10 gyms/Yoga studios in my glove compartment. And that [...]

8 02, 2010

The Uprise of Asian Food Trucks Just within The Last Year in LA

By | February 8th, 2010|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: |

Food Trucks have always been around. From the early days of ice cream trucks floating around town, to the 25 cent Lemonade stand situated out by elementary school children to Hot dog stands. In the recent past 2 decades, there has been Food trucks among construction sites for city workers to grab a quick bite [...]

7 11, 2008

Non-Profits Benefiting Women in LA

By | November 7th, 2008|Categories: Los Angeles|Tags: |

Looking to help women in need in Los Angeles? I've compiled a list of worth NGO's I have worked with: Center for Pacific Asian Family http://www.cpaf.info/ A women shelter started in 1978 for victims of Domestic Violence, Sexual Assault & more "Our mission is to build healthy and safe communities by addressing the root causes [...]