Paper Junkie Post: Starbucks Planner vs. CBTL Giving Journal – A Review

If you are one of the thousands of Filipinos who fueled their caffeine addiction in exchange for their annual planner – then, welcome to my world. I have spent a big chunk of November and December 2018 guzzling coffee from one shop to another. First, because that’s really how I roll and second, because theContinue reading “Paper Junkie Post: Starbucks Planner vs. CBTL Giving Journal – A Review”

Five things to start the year — and your life — on track

Suddenly, we’re on the 12th day of the New Year. If you are reading this — and you have managed not to go crazy, maim yourself, work yourself to death, get defeated by the monsters that live inside your head, continue to be friends with a select but awesome group of people — and basically,Continue reading “Five things to start the year — and your life — on track”

A Fun & Easy Traipse through Yehliu, Jiufen and Shifen with KKday

I’m a proud “DIY-girl” whenever I travel and I revel in finding budget travel hacks whenever I can. I would revel in discovering far-away places and meeting new people on my own. I would work on spreadsheets, go on a mad research spree and serve as the lead in most of my travels. It’s funContinue reading “A Fun & Easy Traipse through Yehliu, Jiufen and Shifen with KKday”

I stayed in Homey Hostel while in Taipei – and it ticked off all my hostel must-haves

In the last five years, I have been travelling more and more frequently – often times, going out the country two times a year – depending on the funds available, or the level of stress and misery that I am in. For 2018 alone, I went to Japan twice, starting the year in Nagoya andContinue reading “I stayed in Homey Hostel while in Taipei – and it ticked off all my hostel must-haves”

Can’t stop Christmas with Shopee’s Big Christmas Sale

Christmas lights everywhere, check. Christmas carols, check. A mild, chill breeze, check. A Gift List that gets longer as the days get shorter, check. Yes – it is officially Christmas in the Philippines. And while I love the Spirit of the Season and the gift giving the goes with it – there’s one thing thatContinue reading “Can’t stop Christmas with Shopee’s Big Christmas Sale”

Elements of Style – My Way.

I am at an age where I am expected to dress less like a Millennial on a soul-searching trip, and more like the #girlboss that I aspire to be.  You know the drill: the #TimelessStyle –  a solid and dependable little black dress, trusty black pumps, complementing blazer and a string of pearls around myContinue reading “Elements of Style – My Way.”

SM’s “The Tasting Corner” encourages you to go for “The Perfect Serve”

Everyone loves a good selection of wines and spirits in every party. In fact, an oft-quoted meme has turned into a nice reminder why the presence of alcohol often predicts a party is a success: However, did you ever felt like serving spirits as is, straight from the bottle always seemed like a waste ofContinue reading “SM’s “The Tasting Corner” encourages you to go for “The Perfect Serve””

Hassle-free OOTDs made possible by Shopee Fashion Week

Fashionistas are In for a treat, as Shopee, the leading e-commerce platform in Southeast Asia and Taiwan, teams up with leading local fashion brands like Bench, Silverworks, CLN, Watch Republic, Banana Peel, Avel Designs, and Unisilver to kick off Shopee Fashion Week, happening 19 to 25 September 2018. Score one of a kind apparel, shoes,Continue reading “Hassle-free OOTDs made possible by Shopee Fashion Week”

Shopee 9.9 Shopping Day Teases with Deals and Discounts

Shopee made online shopping much, much tempting with their biggest annual regional shopping event, Shopee 9.9 Super Shopping Day. Southeast Asia’s leading eCommerce platform is making sure to surpass last year’s 9.9 event which saw a three-fold uplift in orders and a five-time increase in traffic, Shopee is upping the ante this year with aContinue reading “Shopee 9.9 Shopping Day Teases with Deals and Discounts”

The Nerds Are Alright

You might probably noticed that this blog remained stagnant for a good few months – I drowned in a sea of to do’s at work and I was not in a good place – occasionally battling bouts of stress, anxiety and depression which can be a harrowing experience once it hits. Until one day, IContinue reading “The Nerds Are Alright”