“me time” essentials

The ABCs of my “me time” essentials include: Good: Ambiance  Book  Coffee ️ On this particular day, I managed to squeeze in some "me time." I actually wanted to make it a regular part of my schedule, maybe once a month, one Saturday or one Sunday when I will spend it somewhere, just reading, chilling, writing my…

Summer Special (Last Part)

When I travel, I usually pack my clothes on the day of departure because I didn't want my clothes to crumple (too much). I think this is okay for short trips, but not for 2 or 3 week trip. I tried to do that for my 3-week Europe trip, and it was not good, it's…

Summer Special (Part 3)

Big. Enormous. Gigantic. Elaborate. Intricate. Beyond lavish. These are just some descriptions I have for Grand Palace. It is very true to its name, grand is actually an understatement. I’ve traveled quite a bit and have seen quite a lot but it still blows my mind each time I see such elaborate, intricate, gigantic edifice…

Summer Special… (Part 1)

I've been blessed with another short yet definitely sweet and super fun trip this April. It's a blessing because my favorite sister Kris, I only have one :), and favorite brother-in-law Carlo gifted me with a flight ticket to Bangkok. 🙂 Thank you so much, you're the best sister and brother to me! 😀 Thanks…

knowing oneself

Lately there are lots of templates on Instagram where you will answer questions about yourself, it's like an online version of the good old slambook! 🙂 I first saw it from my dear friend Gillian's IG stories so I downloaded some of the templates from TheSundayChapter IG and answered them. Sharing some here: Having been able…

Short can be sweet…

... so sweet ♥♥♥ Yes, a short vacation is always sweet when you are with your lovely family and/or friends. 🙂 It's the first day of November (hello, beautiful November!) as of this writing, it's a holiday so I had time to write and hopefully wrap up my posts about our Busan trip. 😉 Let me…

37, thank you…

Today is 9 September, a day before my 38th birthday 🙂 I thought of writing a few realities / things I am grateful for, so here it goes 😉 the God of my life my faith, being saved Victory - the church where I belong basically everything in my life, just the reality that I…

#REPEATisTHEnewHIP®

I follow very few celebrities. Not that there's something wrong with following a lot, but I know myself, I get influenced, though not quickly, I believe exposing and allowing oneself to be vulnerable and to get swayed to materialism, worldliness, etc., I am mature enough to protect myself, that's why I usually edit the ones…