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March 30, 2021

Pandemic Fear

My BaBa has a doc appointment in town on Wednesday and is adamant about going by himself. Since he’s been fully vaccinated he’s been making..
March 24, 2021

F* Your Bad Day

tired and fed up of the unending verbal and physical assaults against the Asian and Asian American community even with the mass murder of six..
February 26, 2021

Living life with new energy

I just applied for an art grant and I usually don’t because I’m lazy…you have to write out all this information, but I decided to..
February 24, 2021

Stop AAPI Hate!

@emptybamboogirl Love our people like you love our food #stophate #aapi #stopaapihate #stophate #nohate ♬ Happy Vibes – GNL From the west coast to the..
February 16, 2021

Hello. A Little Bit About Me.

@emptybamboogirl Hello 👋 #graphicdesign #illustration #boston #liondance #hi ♬ Face Dance – Funny Tok Hello. Hi. Me, in four bullet points: I’m a graphic designer...
February 12, 2021

Happy Lunar New Year! Gong Hay Fat Choy!

View this post on Instagram A post shared by Lillian Lee (@emptybamboogirl) Here’s to the Year of the Ox, a more happy and healthy 2021..
February 5, 2021

Vaccine 101: A Q&A with Dr. Fauci & Dr. Corbett

Great information here from Hot97 with Dr. Fauci and Dr. Kizzmekia (@kizzyPhD) like how the vaccine has been in the works for several years now..
January 25, 2021

It’s Just One of Dem Days

it’s hard to get hyped about Monday morning after failing miserably to contain a toddler tantrum… via GIPHY
January 25, 2021

That’s Not My Name

I absolutely love how savage kids have become. I am here for it. Thinking about a girl from camp 15 years ago called Xiu whose..
January 21, 2021

My life in quarantine: More haircuts…

I haven’t had a haircut in a bajillion years. This is my 3rd…or is it 4th…haircut that I’ve given myself? They seem to be getting..
January 17, 2021

On Self-Sabotage

@emptybamboogirl Doing dumb shit #selfsabotage #wacom #design #illustration #art #graphicdesign #digitalart ♬ original sound – emptybamboogirl Since I’ve given birth, I’ve developed this super hero..
January 8, 2021

Keeping Things in Perspective

“If you’re going to fail, fail in your professional life and not in your personal life.” Unknown Navigating life is hard but sometimes you just..
January 5, 2021

BFF Talk: Dream Jobs

I’m just keeping it real.
December 31, 2020

A Little Reminder for 2021

“Don’t worry about big ideas, keep making stuff. Build little things, build prototypes, makes sketches.” Ben Chestnut …because I need this energy for 2021.
December 23, 2020

2020 Wrap-Up: How It Started and How It Ended

Since May, I have been working my booty off to drop weight that I amassed from having a baby and coping with the pandemic (which..
December 22, 2020

On Waiting for Permission

“Stop waiting for something to happen or for someone to give you permission to do things.” Kate Kendall
December 18, 2020

On Life Quote

Thank you Tina Roth / Swiss Miss. I really needed to hear this today:
December 15, 2020

The “Shit Sandwich” Quote

This quote swissmiss posted is everything. It’s not about what you’re passionate about. It’s about the shit you’re willing to take for it. Can’t wait..
December 15, 2020

What Am I Doing with My Life?!

I spent Monday night watching a pretty shitty holiday movie on Netflix. I fast forwarded so many cringe-y scenes. And yet…I watched part 2. Can..
December 10, 2020


“I’m not here for your purpose. I’m here for mine.” Brené Brown
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"I'm not here for your purpose. I'm here for mine." ~Brene Brown

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