Ten Things I’m Thankful For

♡ finishing four new books in the past month ♡ getting to write for the future of young pinays campaign by edukasyon.ph x investing in women ♡ having my aura read by a complete stranger ♡ lots of new music ♡ catching up with friends—impromptu and otherwise ♡ crying over broadway musicals (#wicked15 and that brilliant boy who sang with sara…

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Ten Things I’m Thankful For

♥ Listening to letters being read out loud.♥ New Christmas music.♥ Friends in the office who are just as crazy as I am!♥ Up Dharma Down’s Capacities (Thanks, D-an for letting me copy your CD!)♥ Receiving very sweet words from my former boss. Here’s hoping I really have it in me!♥ Yummy sangria to end the week.♥ Gold glitter polish!♥…

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Oh, But I Thought I’d Ask You Just The Same

Music Monday#document Tasty Tuesday { Good food, yummy drinks, and tons of stories. Always good to share with friends. } Wishful Wednesday { Maybe it’s time to take a leap of faith. (: } Thoughtful Thursday Source: theshoppingbagstore.com via Macy on Pinterest Fashion Friday   { Currently on my want list } * weekly-themed post adapted from That’s Chic

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Outside My Actual Job

There are days when I get lucky to step outside my actual job (which has got a lot to do with this website), and do something completely different. Well maybe not totally, but definitely something I don’t usually do as a website editor. My very first racket was for Yummy, a story on using coconut in different recipes. Former Candy…

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A Fantasy

One of my favorite poems by Louise Glück. I miss writing. I’ll tell you something: every daypeople are dying. And that’s just the beginning.Every day, in funeral homes, new widows are born,new orphans. They sit with their hands folded,trying to decide about this new life. Then they’re in the cemetery, some of themfor the first time. They’re frightened of crying,sometimes…

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(Don’t) Put Yourself Out There

I have a paper journal that my friend gave me as a birthday present back in 2003. I’m only on page 60, 8 years later. I’ve never been the type to write every day (I used to blog every minute! I think you call it Twitter nowadays.), but I just kept this in my room for emergency purposes. The other…

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I’m a modern girl, but I fold in half so easily.

I was looking through the latest issue of our magazine, and realized that an entire month ago, I already set my 2009 goal of Doing More as seen in the Editor’s Letter page. Haha! Sadly, I’ve only baked a few times since. Okay, once. Haha! Last night, I made white chocolate cupcakes with white chocolate cream cheese frosting for my…

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Hulog ng Langit

Ikaw pala aking hinahanapAng bahaghari ko sa likod ng ulapIkaw ang hulog ng langit sa puso kong napunitDahil sa dramang paulit ulitKanina ka pa nariyan? —Ikaw Pala, Sugarfree Aww, this album is still on repeat even if I only have half an earphone (haha, kawawa talaga.) to listen with. I wish I could write again. Like really write. The last…

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