South Korea: Baring the Seoul

I was quite hesitant to write about our travel in Seoul as this was a family vacation and quite personal I must say, but my friends would always mention “I hope to read it in your blog soon”. So here it is, not the ultimate travel guide but more of a personal story and experience…

#3 A mother knows best.

After two weeks of moping around, I flew to my hometown and spent time with my family for three days. But before that, I talked to Mom on the phone about what happened; well, leaving out some information that would make my ex looked like a douche to my mother. I mean, I know I…

When God Crushes Your Pride

I grew up in a family that always assured me that I am beautiful, wanted and needed. All my life, I never struggled about having low self-esteem and insecurity. I have been an achiever since I was in kindergarten – winning draw and tell contests at a young age, coming in the top ten of…

Hongkong Disneyland

Visiting Disneyland had been a dream come true. We grew up with fairy tales and dreams of becoming a princess and marrying a prince. Aside from the fairy tales, there was Mickey and Minnie who’s probably the greatest pair in this world, so to finally step foot in Disneyland with my family was definitely a joy-filled…

Baguio Weekend Getaway

One of my Mom’s dream local destination is Baguio City, Philippines. This trip has been planned six months ago and she’s been looking forward for this all her life. The first time I went there we checked out the Panagbenga Festival and people were flocking up the city – it was justifiable – the traffic, the crowd,…