5 healthy ways to get over a cold (flu) fast

It’s that time of the year (again) when the weather reaches its coldest and everyone seems to be getting sick. If you find yourself suffering from a little cold/ flu at the moment, know that you’re not alone. Last week, I just suffered from one of the worst flu ever and I know being sick is seriously no fun at all. I went through what I would call a typical flu – where it starts out with a dry throat...

15 MUST-TRY VIETNAMESE NOODLE DISHES ( PART 2)

The great thing about Vietnamese cuisine lies in its multicolor and versatility. Beside the country’s national dish, pho, there are so many more dishes that share the noodle tree. This post is the successor of our part 1 where we shared the first 5 noodle dishes. Here, we’ll continue on the journey to explore 5 more noodle dishes. If you haven’t read our earlier post, make sure to catch up as we’d love to have you on board. (Click on...

How to be Happy ( 5 Dos)

1.Be grateful & express your gratitude Gratitude has been all the hype lately. Sometimes it seems as if you see the word “grateful” popping into your face everywhere you go. But there’re a lot of reasons behind the hype, most of them are very legit. Research has shown gratitude attracts what we want, improves our mood (and in turn our relationships), help us cope better with life challenges and improve problem solving skills. Feeling and expressing gratitude turn our mental...

How to accomplish more this year

Happy New Year, our dear readers! We hope you all had a great holiday with your family, friends and loved ones. We knew we had a blast starting the year off. We are so excited for the year ahead and can’t wait to make this the best year ever. If you also share the same vision of making 2017 YOUR year, let’s jump on the bandwagon and go through some of the tips we have so that YOU too can...

10 New Years Resolutions you should make this year

It’s been a whirlwind of the year- full of new changes, growth, love and exploration. Once again, a new year very soon will be upon us. With the holiday season  is happening in full swing, we’d like to sit down to do some reflection and planning for the year ahead. The truth is, we can do reflection and life adjustment literally any day of the year. But for some reason, the festive feeling of New Year always gets us in...

How to be Happy ( 5 Don’ts)

1.Don’t read the news Though it might seems like an insignificant and harmless thing that all of us do, giving up news is actually the absolute first when it comes to living a happier life. As Thomas Jefferson once said,  “The man who reads nothing at all is better than the man who reads nothing but newspaper,” newspaper are really empty calories for our mind. While news might present important and intelligent info at first, it’s actually just a never-ending feed...

15 Must-try Vietnamese Noodle Dishes ( Part 1)

“You are the average of the five people you spend your time most with”  – Jim Rohn Have you ever heard this saying? We know we have. To look at one’s intimate circle, you’ll be sure to know how the person is. But if Jim Rohn inferred to the personality of a person, we mean to apply this to a culture. Our revision, “if you want to know a culture, look at its cuisine,” is probably appropriate for today’s topic: Vietnamese...

5 best bubble tea places in Atlanta

America is a coffee country. But for years, bubble tea has been taking its footstep into the cornerstone of modern American life. The Taiwanese invention first got its start in the 1980s with purely tapioca pearls in a glass of iced sweetened tea. Overtime, bubble tea has advanced to milk tea, flavored tea and though tapioca pearls, or ‘boba’, still play a big role in each cup, we’re now free to add other toppings such as fruit jelly or aloe...

5 Natural Remedies to cure Headache FAST

Recently, I’ve had one of the worst headache ever. It’s terrible and we all experience it once or twice before – that type of dull, nagging and constant-pressure pain that appears out of nowhere and doesn’t seem to go away. I didn’t want to take the harmful pills, so I was on a quest to find out the best natural remedy available. We all aware – more or less – of the long term effects of chemicals and pills on...

SOCIAL HOUSE – Asian fusion place to dine, listen to music & get social

For Hokies, Social House is not a strange name. For one, it is an Asian-fusion restaurant within a walkable distance from Virginia Tech campus. Second, it is known for the beautiful in-house décor and occasional live music on the front porch. It is fair to say the reason the place is often packed jam is because it sparks drops of youths to the vibrant small college town of Blacksburg. Located on the South Main Street, the restaurant is built in...