Ep 9: Tanned, Skinny, and Flawless skin? Here’s what we’ve got to say about Beauty Standards 

Beauty standards  What are they and who gets to have a say on what they are? Everyone’s idea of beauty might be different for themselves or what they find beautiful. It’s both very personal and subjective. In this episode, we get chatty and real about what our idea of beauty was growing up in Sydney, Australia as Asian Australians. We try to unpack what our ideas of beauty are, why they are that way and how it affects the way we view beauty. Were we more drawn to western or Australian ideals of beauty? Or did we have some Asian influences of what beauty meant? And being a woman – the pressure of being beautiful is a whole other thing in itself right

Ep 8: 5 Strategies That Helped Us Deal with Anxiety

Anxiety strategies

Anxiety is tricky. And it sucks. It also doesn’t help that our experiences around it is not often talked about openly as there’s still a stigma around it. Some have never experienced it, some have sort of experienced it, and then some experience it every day. Whatever your relationship with anxiety is, we share our experiences dealing with anxiety and hope it can remind you are not alone in feeling this way.   
Some lifestyle changes and coping strategies can make all the difference when navigating through uncertain times. Here are 5 ways that have helped us personally to deal with anxiety. 
Disclaimer** We are not mental health or health professionals. We are only speaking from our own experiences with anxiety and what ways we’ve learned that have helped us. This is by no means professional advice. Please speak to your doctor or a trained professional for further help.

Ep 5: What makes a healthy relationship? What makes it painful?

In this episode, we talk about all things relationships! We look specifically into what the word “relationships” mean to us, what makes a relationship “healthy” and what makes them so painful. We discuss our own personal experiences around the topic, as well as things we’ve learned from friends, lovers, family and self.  What does the […]

Ep 4: Content Creator as an Asian-Australian Creative with Andrew Yee

What It's Like To Be A Content Creator as an Asian-Australian Creative with Andrew Yee

Our 4th episode is an exciting one because we have our first ever Asian Soup Podcast guest on the show! We get to chat to our friend Andrew Yee aka Andy! He’s a professional storyteller, content creator, journalist, editor, K-POP enthusiast, curator, artist, creative and all-round great guy. He shares his favourite soup with us, […]

Ep 3: How To Be More Confident and Be The Main Character Of Your Life

In this episode, we reflect on our past career experiences in our 20s, take a moment to be thankful and also proud of what we’ve accomplished in a short amount of time, and explore what we do to stay confident. Confidence takes work and areas such as our careers or things we do in our […]

Ep 2: Career Change: How and Why We Changed Our Careers in Our Late 20s

Changing careers isn’t easy. Each career change experience is different with its unique learnings and challenges, and so are the memories we have of them. In this episode, Rox shares her story on how and why she chose to pivot and pursue a job in digital marketing from being a fashion designer — her childhood […]