Category Archive: Odds and Ends

Thanks For Waiting, Dad! #LoveKitaPa

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Thanks for waiting, Dad! Happy Father’s Day to all the amazing dads! And kudos to McDonald’s for this perfect ad.

Ten is Rafa

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So happy for the unbelievable Rafa Nadal and his historic achievement! 10 French Opens! 10! Who wins any tournament 10 times, let alone a Grand Slam? And just when people (sadly, maybe even… Continue reading

If ‘Back to the Future’ Happened in the Philippines…

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  (Also, instead of a DeLorean, the time machine would be a jeepney.)

Ballet Philippines’ ‘Swan Lake’ – The Weight of Expectations

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I went to see Ballet Philippines’ production of Swan Lake, and it was an eye-opening experience. It was my first time to see this venerable ballet, but I didn’t do any research beforehand,… Continue reading

Happy My Birthday!

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Because that face HAHAHAHAHAHAHA.

Fangirling 101

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Don’t take this seriously. Or do, because I’m not the boss of you. Be free, fellow fan. The Science Ah yes, discovering a fandom, liking it, becoming one with it, and transforming into… Continue reading

[Repost] Does Yoga Make People Happier?

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I want to share this article from BookYogaRetreats.com which is a perfect read for a Monday, I think. My resolution for more self-care this year has been kind of flagging, so this is also a… Continue reading

Introducing…Pinoy Street Food

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Happy New Year, everyone! My sister-in-law prepared this Pinoy (Filipino) street fiesta for us over the holidays, and I thought it would be a great opportunity to share with all of you a… Continue reading

Jersey Boys – “Four guys under a street lamp…”

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I never realized until now that Jersey Boys may be my favorite musical. You know why? First of all, the music. Man, oh man! I know it’s a jukebox musical, but what a catalog to… Continue reading

New Cast Photos for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child!

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Here’s something I wrote for Theater Fans Manila about Harry Potter and the Cursed Child! Full article is on New Cast Photos for Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

What makes you happy?

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My friends and I were having a conversation about losing motivation at work, when one of them asked, “What makes you happy?” A simple question, but one that packs a wallop. We can’t… Continue reading

Meet Mister Beebop, My Imaginary Friend

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Someone once commented on one of my posts here, “Thanks, buddy!”.  It seemed very bro-y to me, so I think I should clear up that I’m not really a Mister. That’s just the… Continue reading

Working From Home: What I’ve Learned So Far

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A year ago I joined a company that lets me work exclusively from home. It was a major career change after working for 13 years in the IT and contact center industry.  I’m celebrating my… Continue reading

Register and Vote!

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Calling my Filipino kababayans… it’s time to register to vote! The Presidential elections are set for next year, and with the deadline on October 31st, there are only 26 days left to register.… Continue reading

All About The Blog Bar

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I discovered The Blog Bar (http://www.theblogbar.com/) at the perfect time – thank you Instagram for recommending posts! It’s a community for bloggers – sort of like bloggers’ Facebook. The thing that got me… Continue reading

Happy WordPress Anniversary To Me!

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WordPress kindly reminded me that I registered a year ago! Hooray! Happy Anniversary to meeee. I was taken by surprise because I honestly didn’t realize that it’s been a whole year. Time sure flies. I’m so… Continue reading

Avocados and Coloring Books

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Every once in a while I just want to know what the hipsters are up to. For weeks all I could see on my Instagram feed were pictures of avocado on toast. Oh it’s… Continue reading

The Week in Review

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Last week was like a punch in the face. Everything went wrong at work, and it felt like Monday lasted until Friday. Then of course Letterman signed off, and I cried like a… Continue reading

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