Make a Stand

My Facebook newsfeed and Twitter timeline have never experienced a rest with all the exchange of heated debates regarding all the hullabaloos happening here in the country and abroad. I, myself, can’t help but to share my personal point of view, when all the things I happen to read in my social media accounts are…

Let’s Meet Halfway

Let’s meet halfway. I’m trying. Try harder. … Compromising is an important ingredient in making any relationship to work. One party cannot always push for what it wants without giving in to other party’s demands, and vice versa. More than just having a give-and-take relationship, all relationships will eventually have to enter the real world of…

12 Ways to Counter Stress Caused by Traffic

Traffic is getting worse everyday, and it looks like it will not ease up anytime soon. However, instead of being hot-headed, and losing our cool, there are some ways we can do to counter stress caused by traffic. Below are some suggestions we can do while being stuck in traffic (most of the suggestions apply to…

City Kart: A Heart Racing Activity

Last August, Pablo and I decided to try something different. We went to Circuit Makati to try City Kart Racing. I was excited but hesitant at first because I don’t know anything about driving. But Pablo was able to convince me that I’ll easily get the hang of driving it, because it is very similar to…

10 Ways to Motivate Yourself to Workout

I am not a fitness guru, nor a workout enthusiast, but I am exerting efforts in trying to live a somewhat “fit” life. I try my best to squeeze in workouts at least two to four times a week. But I have to admit that it is not a walk in the park. Until now,…

The Dash

Disclaimer: This is a recycled post (but an enhanced version) from my old blog. Have you ever noticed the dash (-) situated in the middle of the date people were born in, and the date they died? It is very surprising how our life, no matter how short or long it is, can be summed up with…

Van Gogh is Bipolar

Pablo (my boyfriend) and I love eating out, and trying new restaurants and cafes. And because searching for new places to explore became a habit, we chanced upon Van Gogh is Bipolar. Because of its uniqueness, we were certain that we have to visit it soon. It was November 16 last year when my boyfriend showed…

Pinktober

Exactly one year ago, my mother underwent total mastectomy of her right breast. Ten days prior that, we found out that she has stage IIA invasive ductal carcinoma. And ever since that day, a lot has happened. It made me realize that life is surely like a roller coaster ride. October 20, 2015 I was in the office about…

Fun Facts about Mary Rose

Because the content in my About Me page may not be enough to know me better, might as well dedicate my first blog post to thy self. Narcissist, eh?  😃 Disclaimer: I’m not good in writing something about myself. I’m 24 years old. I could probably trick anyone that I’m forever 21 (or even younger than 21!), but…