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
If you live in the Philippines, you’re probably one of the many who experienced the hassle of the BPI system glitch that occurred last week. I was one of the many who panicked over it. I had just transferred an amount from my Paypal account to my BPI account when I suddenly started seeing posts… Read More Making the switch to Security Bank
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.
Most people who consistently workout most likely take supplements. I’m one of those people. It’s not unusual to see someone at the gym scooping powder into a bottle before and after working out. As much as possible, I try to eat clean even when I’m not training, though I still have cheat days. A good… Read More Review: Optimum Nutrition Gold Standard Whey – Double Rich Chocolate
Getting engaged has pushed me to reevaluate my lifestyle and actually take better care of myself. That includes skincare. I’ve always been lazy with regards to skincare. I am lazy about moisturization, toning, and masks. The most I used to do would be just to wash my face with Dove soap and collapse on my… Read More How a lazy girl takes care of her skin
I learned the value of fitness when I was 23 years old. 23 was when I tried circuit training for the first time ever. I did it for an hour a day, 30 days straight. After 30 days, I stopped. Mostly because the program I downloaded was a 30-day program and I didn’t know what… Read More This is the part where I talk about something called fitness
I got engaged almost 2 months ago. It was a simple and intimate proposal, just the two of us, just the way I wanted it to be. Right now, we’re in the middle of planning our wedding. A garden ceremony, something simple and intimate, something that fits our personalities. Nothing extravagant or ostentatious. We’ve barely… Read More Things I learned – and am still learning – while planning my wedding
It’s been 10 years since the last time I actively maintained a blog. Blogging used to be an instinct, a habit. But life, as usual, got in the way (when does it not?). A lot has happened since then: I graduated, got a job, quit my job, got a new job, quit my new job,… Read More Let’s give this the old college try.