What I'm Thinking

Like a typical femme-person-about-to-get-married, I grew my hair out for the wedding. The 20 inches of thick, healthy hair performed well on our big day, and by that time, I was so sick of having the same hair. Historically I had done all sorts of stuff (color, ombre, side-buzz…), and finally, I could unleash my creativity and apply the scientific method on this long, substantive canvas once again. I used to get my hair bleached and colored at a salon in Berkeley. ... Read More
I had a great 2 years and 10 months of incredible learning and fun at Zynga, but in November 2017, I decided that it was a good time to look for a new opportunity. I started my new job at Google in April 2018, and now that I’ve been at my new workplace for 6 months, I’d like to talk about my strategy and advice for switching jobs a few years out of college. ... Read More
After two years and ten months, my last day at Zynga was April 13th. Before starting my new job at Google I decided to take a super short weekend trip to Seattle to visit my younger sister who is doing her PhD at University of Washington. It was super rainy, but still lots of fun. The highlights were H-Mart, the Link Light Rail transportation system, the Duke Ellington Orchestra at the Seattle Symphony, the Japanese Baptist Church, the Seattle Japanese Garden, and the UDub campus. ... Read More
Here’s my first travel post! I went on a two week trip with 2 of my buddies and my fiance, Chris to Tokyo and Seoul. Our flight was through Korean Air - SFO -> ICN -> NRT, then HND -> GMP, and finally, ICN -> SFO. Table of Contents Day 1: Arrive, Teppan Baby Day 2: Pumpkin Muffin and Family Day 3: Meiji Jinguu, Ramen, Shopping Yakitori Day 4: Tsukiji, Ginza Coffee ... Read More

New Website!
1 March 2018

I got sick of my old handmade frontend design, Django backend, so I decided to use Hugo to make my static website. I used the hugo-geo template. It was super easy and quick, and so much prettier. I highly recommend it! Some screenshots of my old website: I did enjoy the thumbnails for my projects, so I can see if I can do that here, too, itch.io style.