The Fountain Pen Obsession

I studied Broadcast Journalism in college, partly due to my unhealthy obsession with Superman (in my mind, I had the makings of the next Lois Lane) and partly, because my math skills were left stuck in the primary level. If you're a maskom kid, or have journalism as one of your college courses, one oft-repeated …

A Bella Returns: My Review of Belle De Jour Planner 2020

My love of planners was ignited more than ten years ago, courtesy of Belle de Jour. Back in 2007, I finally got tired of using the same old boring organizers (remember them?) when I chanced upon Belle De Jour's 2008 planners at National Book Store. The first thing I noticed is how well-thought-of it was: …

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 the …

Crib Goals: Kenwood makes your kitchen posh

What is it with the U.K. and their understated class and elegance? Mix the brilliance in design with innovative minds and we have Kenwood, a respected global brand in food preparation appliances. With presence in over 40 countries around the world, Kenwood is known for its appliances that serves as kitchen must-haves in the last …

Republokal has home & lifestyle covered 

One of the best things I loved about blogging is discovering interesting brands and organizations that dare to do something unique and different.  There is something amazing when someone believes in a worthy causes and actually does something to forward things they believe in. This is my exact impression when I had the chance to …

My favorite things (Week 2): Of pen and brush addictions and all things artsy-fartsy 

October and November are Strategic Planning months. For corporate slaves like me, these are the months when times are usually  spent stuck in a board room while the rest of the office leadership contemplates our next move for 2016.  In my case, this post has been burning holes in the draft for two days already …

My favorite things (Week 1): books, soaps and all things good for the soul

Thought I'd begin a new series for KamikazeeGirl by sharing more of the things that I love.  Being a typical Taurean, I am the kind of person that can get very stubborn when it comes to the things that I like. I can get very picky when it comes to what I use, more so …