Jessica Lee (Beta)

Love, work, play, and look up at the stars.

She’ll talk as if the characters in the book are real, because for a while, they always are.

—Victor sent me this witty piece on loving a girl who reads by Rosemarie Urquico.

I’m now a happy owner of this mini humidifier. If you live in a dry climate (e.g., Bay Area, Beijing) or easily get nosebleeds (e.g., from playing video games, taking intense exams), then this gadget might delight you. Thanks Mom!

I’m now a happy owner of this mini humidifier. If you live in a dry climate (e.g., Bay Area, Beijing) or easily get nosebleeds (e.g., from playing video games, taking intense exams), then this gadget might delight you. Thanks Mom!

Oversized bow hair clips to add a little nostalgia to your look: you can pick one up in a color, pattern, and fabric of your choice at American Apparel to clip in your hair or even on your shirt or purse. My sister and I went for the ones above.

This month, my sister and I sponsored baby Anabel Lee (Du Xiaohun). Anabel lives in Shepherd’s Field Children’s Village in Beijing, where she awaits a loving family of her own one day. You can learn more about the adoption process in China here.
We can’t wait to meet her in Beijing soon. Isn’t she a sweet bundle of joy?
In case you’re wondering, this image is a life event that I added to my Facebook Timeline!

This month, my sister and I sponsored baby Anabel Lee (Du Xiaohun). Anabel lives in Shepherd’s Field Children’s Village in Beijing, where she awaits a loving family of her own one day. You can learn more about the adoption process in China here.

We can’t wait to meet her in Beijing soon. Isn’t she a sweet bundle of joy?

In case you’re wondering, this image is a life event that I added to my Facebook Timeline!

My friend Bijal just released new clutches, ties, and scarves on Lallitara: inspired by Bijal’s year in the slums of India, Lallitara is an eco-friendly fashion brand that reuses vintage Indian sarees. I can’t wait to receive my orders, the Dip’n Dotz Clutch-Necktie Pair and Floral Decadence Betsy Clutch, in the mail soon!

Perfect back-to-school quote for all you school supply enthusiasts out there: happy Fall.
anthropologie:

“Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me want to buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.”-You’ve Got Mail      

Perfect back-to-school quote for all you school supply enthusiasts out there: happy Fall.

anthropologie:

“Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me want to buy school supplies. I would send you a bouquet of newly sharpened pencils if I knew your name and address.”
-You’ve Got Mail      

(Source: anthropologie)

Today’s photo gallery remembering Tiananmen Square, a day I heard a lot about growing up.

Today’s photo gallery remembering Tiananmen Square, a day I heard a lot about growing up.

Balancing rocks in Sausalito

Balancing rocks in Sausalito

For all my bride-to-be girlfriends: Anthropologie just launched a bridal line, BHLDN (“Beholden”). The gowns are simple, but delicately unique.

For all my bride-to-be girlfriends: Anthropologie just launched a bridal line, BHLDN (“Beholden”). The gowns are simple, but delicately unique.