May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month. I’m sad to recall that growing up as an Asian American to immigrant parents, I often pushed back against my own culture and heritage: I was ashamed of everything that made me different. My parents insisted that we speak Chinese at home, and learn Mandarin after English […]

About Me, Stop Asian Hate

May 2, 2021

AAPI Heritage Month

Tiffany Chi Photography
Baby Breastfeeding


As a woman who has (self diagnosed) breast hypoplasia, I had no idea how it would affect my breastfeeding journey with my children.  The lactation nurses who saw me also had no idea.  The first lactation consultant that I saw as a first time mom after the 16 hour labor with my firstborn took one […]

About Me, Motherhood

August 8, 2020

My Breastfeeding Journey, part ii


This is our story. Before I met Alex, my husband, and before I became a mother to my children, Aimee & Ellias, I had already done more than most could say they’ve done at 26 years old.  I had gotten my BA degree at UCLA majoring in Fine Arts with a concentration in Painting and […]

About Me

May 23, 2020

The story of us, Part I

Tiffany Chi Photography