“Venus and Saturn are now in alignment.” – Call The Midwife 1×01

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I loved Downton Abbey and I loooved recapping it, so when it ended I felt more than a little distressed. Where was I going to get my British comfort binge-watching fix now? Thankfully,… Continue reading

Cold Mountain (2003)- “All we can do is learn from the past and make peace with it.”

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Spoilers! The movie stars Nicole Kidman as Ada Monroe whose father, Reverend Monroe (portrayed by Donald Sutherland) moves them from their home to Cold Mountain for his health. That’s where she meets Inman (Jude… Continue reading

Now Overplaying: “Look Away” – Chicago

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You know how you get obsessed with one song, like a new one you heard for the first time or even an old one that you just discovered, and you play it incessantly,… Continue reading

U2 (Rogers Centre, 11.07.11)

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Hollow Man (2000) – The movie somehow made the idea of turning invisible seem boring and unappealing.

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I watched X-Men: First Class the other day and after seeing Kevin Bacon as the bad guy I suddenly remembered this movie. I remember being terrified of an invisible Kevin Bacon stalking me.… Continue reading

U2 Joshua Tree Tour 2017 Adventures: Of Shuttles and Ubers

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I naively thought that stadiums in the US are like the ones here in the Philippines: located in the middle of a commercial center, surrounded by malls, shops and restaurants. In other words,… Continue reading

My Mom’s Top 15 Home Free Videos

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Home Free is a country a cappella group made up of Austin Brown (a.k.a. scarf wearing cutie patootie pie), Rob Lundquist (a.k.a. chubby cutie patootie pie), Tim Foust (a.k.a. deep voiced cutie patootie… Continue reading

“Carry On Wayward Son” – Kansas

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This has to be one of the most well known songs ever. I mean, c’mon, who hasn’t heard this song at least once in their life? You may have heard it from your… Continue reading

My Meal Plan Experience with Plan:Eat

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No, I’m not on a diet. I did not try a meal plan delivery service to lose weight. I literally just needed something to eat. I don’t cook, and since my mom’s favorite… Continue reading

Adam Clayton’s MusiCares Honor: “Thank you for letting me be in your band.”

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Adam Clayton usually doesn’t get much solo recognition. Most of the attention is focused on Bono, so Adam’s recent Stevie Ray Vaughan Award from MusiCares is such a welcome (and well-deserved!) tribute. I… Continue reading

The Truman Show (1998) – His whole life is a lie!

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This was originally planned to be one of my more chill movies. After my Auntie Sandy pointed out that I had been watching a lot of heavy stuff lately, it was time for… Continue reading

U2 Joshua Tree Tour 2017 Adventures: The Beginning

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So this is what I did last month: I traveled to California to see U2 on their Joshua Tree Tour! It was an unforgettable experience and a dream come true. I have so… Continue reading

5 Things I Learned at the Metro Manila Pride Festival

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I found out about this festival a year ago and the feeling of joy still hasn’t faded. I hope I get to go again for a third time next year and that I… Continue reading

Happy Take Your Dog To Work Day!

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It’s Take Your Dog To Work Day today! How lucky am I that every day is TYDTWD for me. I work from home so my baby potato is always with me. He’s been… Continue reading

“The Man” – The Killers

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The Killers have finally released a new single! The verdict: It’s vintage Killers without sounding derivative. I like it! The new album has a lot to live up to because I adored their… Continue reading

My Top 10 U2 Videos

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I have set myself a near impossible task – to choose only ten of U2’s videos for this list. I may come up with a second volume at some point. But it’s an… Continue reading

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

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