2022 Holiday Sales Guide

Above: Photo from Heidi Fin via Unsplash. Tis the season! If your inbox is like mine, you’ll notice that Black Friday sales are already in full swing. It’s always tough to keep track of the flurry of sales, so I hope you find this curated list helpful. I’ll…

Buffy Cloud Comforter: An Honest Review

After 8 years, our duvet was on its last legs. All of the alternative down filling had migrated to the edges and corners, leaving a sad, drafty spot in the center where we need it most. Despite my many efforts to redistribute the filling, I sadly had no…

Commercial Break: October Sales

Header photo by Markus Spiske via Unsplash There are a surprising number of sales going on at the moment! I feel like it’s normally quiet between Labor Day and Black Friday, but these sales are great news if you’re still looking to stock up on fall favorites. My…

Asian Sunscreens: Beauty of Joseon, Biore & more

I’ve been a Supergoop sunscreen fan for a while – my go-to is the mattifying Unseen Sunscreen SPF40 for face, and their Play SPF50 for body. However, I’m now at a point where I want to up my suncare game a bit more with higher protection.  Disclaimer: Obligatory…

Shopping Lately: End of Summer Edition

Header image from Our Place. With the upcoming long weekend signaling the close of summer and the start of fall sales, I thought I would do a roundup post and highlight a select few sales. If you recall, I had set a shopping limit for myself at the…

Monday Musings

Above: A quick iPhone photo while walking around the Upper West Side. It’s been a minute! A busy early summer travel season and a new job have kept me pretty occupied these past few weeks.  What I’ve Bought (Or Not?) ‘Tis the month of the much promoted Nordstrom…

Midweek Musings

What I’ve Been Watching If you haven’t yet watched “Everything Everywhere All at Once”… what are you waiting for? Walk, no, run to your nearest theater immediately! Starring the legendary Michelle Yeoh, it’s a dazzling story of family and generations, interspersed with a high dosage of both comedy…


Im Kristy, a marketer based in sometimes-sunny San Francisco ⛅ This is my personal blog, where you will find my random musings, in-depth reviews, and latest sewing endeavors.




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