Life

My Favorite Hindi Movies

At the risk of being called pretentious or artsy-fartsy, I’d like to say that I love watching foreign films. I enjoy watching subtitled films, which is why I don’t complain when someone decides to play a Japanese, Thai, or French film. A genre that I’ve come to really appreciate is Hindi cinema. Most of us… Read More My Favorite Hindi Movies

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Wedding Planning Update

Today, I realized that our wedding is a little over 6 months away. We’re full on planning mode and it’s fun, though it involves a bit of pressure. So, today I decided to see what I’ve been able to accomplish over the past few months. March: resized my engagement ring (it was 2 sizes too… Read More Wedding Planning Update

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My thoughts on dating

I’ve had my fair share of brief dating relationships. I’m currently engaged to be married to the man I’ve been with the longest. We’ve been together for close to four years, and the wedding is less than a year away. I am not a dating expert, nor will I ever claim to be. But I’ve… Read More My thoughts on dating

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Bolinao Getaway 2017

This is the first – and probably last – beach trip of the year for me, since the rainy season is rolling in. I have never been to Bolinao, all of the beaches I’ve visited have been located in the South, so this was a new experience. We were a group of 9, with two… Read More Bolinao Getaway 2017

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Life. Loss. Grief.

We lost a member of our family this week. My cousin’s husband passed away at 34 years old, leaving behind his wife and his 8 year old daughter. This experience has caused me to truly re-evaluate how I value the relationships I currently have and how I view life. I met Kuya N in 2009, during… Read More Life. Loss. Grief.