Pink Tweed by Dazzlette Nails

I owe my nails a sincere apology. I spend a lot of time caring for my skin, dressing up and nourishing my hair but I spend almost zero time for my nails. I blame it on my constant travels, on taking care of my two dogs, on having to do my own housework but if …

White Sands is back with more to offer

For the longest time (especially to the Eastsiders,) White Sands Shopping Mall has been closed down for renovations and I can’t be more excited that it’s finally reopening (slowly) with a refresh look, an even greater variety of retail and more activities. Come this September 2015, they will even be holding a carnival with car …

{Throwback Thursdays} Pat Fagen Park, Gold Coast

Work seems a little overwhelming these days. I love what I do and I don’t regret for a little bit having my schedule packed to the fullest. Still, I do look back on the times where life was simpler and carefree. These series of photos are taken 5 years ago! I’m glad some of my …

Grandma, Tea and Me

While doing my previous post on “Tea and Memory” using Dilmah Teas, I was inspired to showcase the love story of my grandparents in the most simplistic way. My grandparents have been inseparable for more than 65 years until my grandpa passed away 2 years ago. Having completely opposite personalities and backgrounds, theirs is a …

Tea and Memory

A memory is one of the strongest, most powerful thing that we carry along with us every single day. Our experiences and our memories have shaped us to be the person we are today and it fuels us to chase our dreams of a better and brighter tomorrow. One of my earliest memories of happiness …

Springtime blossoms in Alcalá de Henares

Every year, I try to make it a point to catch springtime blossoms in Japan or Korea as they are famous for their cherry blossoms or better known as Sakura. This year however, I had a last minute change of plans and ended up in Spain instead. As an added bonus, spring time came earlier …

Sweets of Alcalá de Henares

If you have no idea where Alcalá de Henares is then please read all about this amazing UNESCO Heritage Site in my previous post about Alcalá de Henares. As a visitor to Alcalá, I found the University city environment so relaxing and peaceful that had I more time, I’ll be contented to spend the day just reading a …