Habitat for Humanity Philippines: BayaniJuan sa Calauan

Early January of this year, our flag carrier–Philippine Airlines–and Habitat for Humanity Philippines have forged a partnership which will enable both parties to create joint initiatives to expand the reach of their corporate social responsibility, advocacies, programs and services.[1] “Habitat provides simple, decent and affordable shelter to beneficiaries who belong to the bottom thirty percent…

Aesthete: Pinto Art Museum

“Pinto, a Filipino word for door, serves as a gateway for modern and contemporary art.”₁ Pinto Art Museum (PAM), is a collection of over 300 art pieces from various local artists that aims to preserve and promote the conservation of nature, education, and appreciation for historical art and culture. The entire museum has a Mediterranean-inspired…

Welcoming 2017

2016 has been an amazing roller-coaster ride. A year full of fun and adventure. Looking back, 2016 turns out to be the most thought provoking year of my life. Trials, problems, sadness, hardships became my companion. Stress becomes a habit. Heartache becomes constant. Depression accentuated. Quarter to mid life crisis intensified. And most of all…

UAAP Season LXXIX: Cheerdance Competition

“Graceful as Cats, strong as Tigers” Indeed a surprising season has ended for UAAP Cheerdance Competition. I highly appreciate this year’s performances. I guess every school deserves a big round of applause for a job well done. Each team leveled-up their performance and it even exceeded my expectation.  Congratulations again to NU Pep Squad for…

The Secret Shop: Finding Beyond Great Food at Parañaque

“There is no love sincerer than the love of food.”  © George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman Few years ago we were introduced by our fellow worker to Kuya Bryce Vestre, owner of the Secret Shop Parañaque. Ever since, I dreaded the moment I would come and visit the talked-of-the-town restaurant that serves superb and…

I Can See Clearly Now

“Eyes are the windows to the soul” It has been 2 months since I had my life changing experience of having my LASIK procedure. I was born with poor eyesight. I remember wearing my first pair of eyeglasses at the age of 5, and started using contact lenses at the age of 16. Since then…

3rd Workiversary 

It’s been 3 wonderful roller-coster years! Who would have thought that we’ll end up this long? 😂 No more speeches and dramas. I still love you even when it hurts. I love you more when it hurts. Charot! 😝 Cheers for more hugot and thought provoking years with you. Mahal na mahal kita kahit ang…

Change is Coming

After 90 days of non-stop campaigning, finally, the Filipino people casted their votes.  I hope that this election give this country its continued democracy. The kind of democracy that our grandfathers fought for many years ago. I pray that whoever won this election gives us the kind of change that we all yearn for.  And…

“I dreamed a dream that never dies!”

Little did everyone knows, I secretly dreamed of becoming a stage actor ever since my cousins taught me to portray “Sisa” and performed it in front of my second grade classmates. It sparked when I was able to memorized Hamlet’s Soliloquy back on fifth grade, when my cousin’s were back in college and studying acts…

The Heart of the Filipino, Shining Through — “Philippine Airlines @ 75”

Celebrating Philippine Airlines’ 75th Anniversary at SMX Convention Center, MOA Complex, Pasay City. Through the years Philippine Airlines has been home to various Filipinos here–the Philippines, and abroad. Now, PAL is not just a home to us, it’s the HEART that represents every Filipino throughout the world that keeps on shining through. Cheers for another…

I was A Blast! 🎉🎉🎉

So I had very awesome surprise two-day birthday celebration with my friends the other day. It was a jubilant celebration, especially because I’m not aware of it.    I rarely have a birthday celebration because my family rarely celebrates it. Good thing about it is that over the years, God gave me brilliant and passionate friends.    This…