Katey Laubscher

Katey Laubscher is a freelance writer from California. She’s passionate about travel, pop culture, and historically accurate period dramas.
The “Japanese Goodbye” Ritual That Brings Me So Much Joy
It’s my most cherished passed-down tradition.
May 23, 2024
The 3-Bag Method That Saves Me So Much Money (and Stress!) Every Time I Travel
I’ll never travel any other way.
May 2, 2024
15 Weird & Wonderful Vintage Parlor Games to Play at Your Next Party
These party games will save your gathering from dull small talk.
Mar 15, 2024
"Loud Budgeting" Is My Money Resolution for 2024 — Here's Why
Get in, losers: We’re setting personal finance boundaries.
Jan 20, 2024
In My NYC Apartment, I’m Finally Finding Fluency in Japanese Cooking
It makes my New York apartment feel so much like home.
May 26, 2023
The 1 Fun Thing I Always Make Room for in My Budget
Especially when I'm trying to save.
Mar 20, 2023
5 Artists Who Will Fill Your Home With Hawaiian Flowers and Foliage All Year
From hand-stitched quilts to vintage quilt inspired prints, these are just so beautiful.
Feb 27, 2023
The Easy (and Effective!) Chore List Tool Hiding in Plain Sight on Your Phone
It's saved me so much time and stress.
Dec 12, 2022
These Tiny $5 Birds Are Causing a Frenzy at Target — Here’s Why
These impossibly adorable birds are the biggest trend you've never heard of.
Nov 7, 2022
6 Reasons Why Wheel Throwing Is The Perfect Creative Summer Hobby
It’s actually easier to get started than you might think.
Jun 20, 2022
5 Ways to Spend Way Less Money on Travel This Summer
From cheap flights to free accommodations, here's how to cash in your PTO without breaking the bank.
Jun 1, 2022
Tap Into Your Inner Artist to Support This AAPI Nonprofit
Each care package comes in a beautifully decorated bag with a handwritten note.
May 14, 2022
The Reason I Love Spring Cleaning That Has Nothing to Do with Hygiene
I never knew sunlight could be considered an amenity until I moved to Manhattan.
Apr 4, 2022