Kickboxing Kicked My Butt

You know those days when you're bored out of your mind, scrolling through Facebook, and somehow end up purchasing a five-day access pass to ilovekickboxing just because they were promoting FREE pink gloves? Yeah, that happened to me. Ever since I graduated college and started working at a desk job I've been meaning to start… Continue reading Kickboxing Kicked My Butt

Eating less chikin for 40 days

Today marks the start of Lent season. The time for repentance, prayer, and fasting for 40 days, starting from Ash Wednesday up until Easter Sunday. This is a time for us Catholics to develop our relationship with God and purify our lives. We do this by praying, abstaining from meat on Fridays, and doing acts… Continue reading Eating less chikin for 40 days

Ordering at Starbucks 101

With the long line of grouchy coffee addicts, a menu with non-english terms, and endless items to choose from, some people may find ordering at Starbucks stressful and complicated. But fear no more! I am here help you order at Starbucks like a pro! I will cover things such as a summary of popular items you can… Continue reading Ordering at Starbucks 101

How I became a coffee-holic

Hello. My name is Liliana and I am addicted to coffee... It all started when I was really, REALLY young (this may explain why caffeine has no effect on me). Growing up in a Mexican household, coffee was essential on Sunday mornings with menudo (traditional Mexican soup with ingredients I'd rather not say) or at late-night family… Continue reading How I became a coffee-holic

My life as “The Quiet One”

Taking a break from writing coffee shop reviews, I want to take a moment to write about my experience as an introvert. Introverts are often misunderstood people. There is a misconception that we are stuck up, snobby, unfriendly, shy, and awkward. According to, the definition of an introvert is the following: a shy, reticent person;… Continue reading My life as “The Quiet One”