Four Lucky Bags (Fukubukuro) to Help You Ring in the New Year

In the United States, the New Year is a time for $1 gym memberships -- but in Japan, it's fukubukuro, or lucky bag, season. With the exception of Tatcha's free-with-$100-purchase lucky bags (which swept the beauty news circuit), this trend unfortunately hasn't swept the U.S. yet the way some other Japanese fads have. If it…

10 Interesting DAISO Japan Products You Can Buy On Amazon

Disclaimer: This post contains affiliate links, meaning I receive a small portion of proceeds from purchases made from my blog. This does not affect the price you pay for products or services. Thank you for supporting Heal with Haley! Confession time: I desperately wish, more than anything, that I could go to DAISO Japan. If…

Animal Crossing New Horizons Island Tour: Two Weeks Into ACNH

I don't know about you, but since I started playing New Horizons a few weeks ago, I have become obsessed with watching people's five-star island tours on YouTube. As much as I love gathering inspiration from these videos, they can also be a little disheartening when I compare them to where I'm at on my…

How to Get Started with Penpals

Ever wished that you could still travel the world while stuck in quarantine? Having a pen pal is exactly like that! You can make a friend from a foreign country you've never visited and learn more about their language and culture, all while exchanging stationery, candy, and little trinkets from your homelands. What more could…

Where to Buy Cute Stationery on Etsy

This week, we celebrated Small Business Saturday -- and tomorrow, we will celebrate Cyber Monday. You may have already seen my blog post dedicated to the most kawaii Black Friday deals of 2020. However, today I wanted to do something different by celebrating the hardworking independent artists of Etsy in the next installment of my…

Kawaii Black Friday Deals 2020

Disclaimer: This blog post contains affiliate links, meaning I receive a small commission on any purchases made from my blog. Thank you for supporting Heal with Haley! If you're anything like me, you've already spent way too much time and money on Black Friday this year. But if you're still looking for the perfect gift…