I've always maintained that my blog needs to be conversational. That when you read my blog entries, it feels like you're having a conversation with me and I'm just chattering away. By the way, please take this as an invitation to initiate conversation in the comments section! I'd love to hear from all my lovely … Continue reading The struggle is real!
I have been wanting to revamp the blog and start blogging properly again. But I needed inspiration - and probably a huge kick in the behind to get me off the proverbial couch and get to it. I have been fangirling on Sara Tasker ever since I read an article on Stylist about how she … Continue reading Immersing myself in inspiration
In early 2000, I went to VideoCity (a now non-existent [I think!] video rental business in the Philippines not unlike Blockbuster video) and rented out the the only Gwyneth Paltrow movie in the store that I hadn't watched yet. I didn't know what the movie was about...just that it had Gwyneth Paltrow in it and … Continue reading Bridge of dreams
I've always thought I was an extrovert. I always thought I was very social. But these days, I am finding that I like my own company (even with Alan constantly around, I do find that I cherish the moments when I am alone with just me, myself and I). I always say to people that … Continue reading Kindred souls
On Saturday, Alan and I went to an Instameet of the London Disclosure Instagram hub. It was a good opportunity to meet the people who take those fabulous London Instagram photos. It was our second Instameet. The first one we attended was organised by London4All and we had special, exclusive access to areas in St … Continue reading Meeting the Pinoys!
After a lovely 4-day weekend, it's time to go back to work. Funnily enough, I've not really felt the weekend blues as much. I think I needed the long break from work to gain perspective about things (that and to catch up on my ironing!). I'm not dreading the early wake up call to get … Continue reading Back to the real world…
Easter brings a 4-day weekend with Bank Holiday Friday (aka Good Friday when I lived in Manila) and Easter Monday (which, thank you God, is also a bank holiday!). Easter also brings a lot of chocolate and it's been a tradition at the firm that I work in for the shareholders of the firm to … Continue reading Easter thoughts