I have clear recollection of that moment when this book piqued my curiosity - morning while driving on my way to work and the radio program I was listening to aired a news item about schools in the USA banning students to talk about the novel and/or the series. Hannah Baker narrates, through recorded cassette … Continue reading Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
2017 marks my fifth year in that awkward married-but-not-quite state. After all this time, one might think I have fully recovered but truth be told, no, I have not. I still pause whenever I sign forms demanding for status. There is still that split second rattle when someone asks me about my husband or if … Continue reading The Great Undivorced
Whenever I hear "Tagaytay", I am always reminded of cold weather and Christmas. Every year, my family and I spend Christmas in this place, hence I can easily say I know this place by heart. Tagaytay is located in southern Luzon. It offers good view of Taal, a perfectly cone-shaped volcano which draws thousands of … Continue reading Easter-ing in Tagaytay
WHAT AM I HERE FOR? I am pretty certain each and everyone of us have asked the question at some point. Maybe a death of a family member, broken relationships or financial hurdles trigger you to think and re-think your purpose in life. It is rather unfortunate that only circumstances that make us hit rock-bottom … Continue reading What Are We Here For?
(One year after my entry on Career vs. Motherhood: An Epic Battle, a follow-through is in order. ) No doubt the war is too real as women struggle everyday to juggle her time, shift roles from a boss who knows what she wants to a supportive girlfriend. Hats off to all the ladies who manage … Continue reading Why Some Women Choose Career over Love.
Moneyminded is a financial literacy campaign now being rolled out to different parts of the world. It aims to introduce and/or increase financial wellness of people from all walks of life. Our speaker explained that no matter what their audience are, the approaches and steps to being financially able are basically the same. This is … Continue reading My Money-minded Weekend