When The Big Day becomes closer, being overwhelmed is just an understatement. Excited, nervous, restless - mixed emotions all at once! Gosh, it's less than a hundred days before I say I do to the love of my life! I'd try to post as much as I can for 100 days. This, as the first … Continue reading 100 Days Until I Do!
07 August 2018 Who would have thought that this day would come up so unforgettable and tragic? My grandmother, my Mommya has joined the Lord at 84. "Grief is the last act of love we have to give to those we love. Where there is deep grief, there was great love." -Anonymous 5 THINGS ABOUT … Continue reading 5 Things I’ll Miss About My Grandma
I want you to think about your desires five years from now. SKY IS THE LIMIT! For about 30 seconds, pause and think what you want to acquire, what you want to become in 5 years... How do you look like by that time? Will you be looking slimmer? Or will you be gaining an … Continue reading The Power of 5 Years
My phone rang earlier today and found out that my boyfriend was outside my flat. I wasn't prepared for his coming; he had bouquet of roses and chrysanthemum on his hand - a gesture for today's first anniversary. A warm embrace was too good for the moment when I heard his fast heartbeat. In a … Continue reading I’m Engaged!
For twenty three years of my life, I have been used to elaborate celebration of Christmas. We always allotted much time for the season: church nights, seemingly never-ending Christmas parties, bunch of gifts, the list goes on. It has always been the happiest time of the year! For the last four years, I have celebrated … Continue reading Christmas in Dubai 2017
Dear Papa Joy, If sleep wasn't chanced, if apples were not munched, if snooze was intruded, would you still be alive today? Forgetting you has been an everyday battle yet it was in one way a truce of unceasing hopes. Your cardiac arrest during sleep was a terrible circumstance yet it was a placid manner … Continue reading 3 Things Dad told me
Then Joshua said to the people, "Consecrate yourselves, for tomorrow the Lord will do wonders among you. -Joshua 3:5 Why fast? Why starve when God doesn't want His people to fall sick? True and fair enough, you have a point. God's plans for us are always better and prosperous (Jeremiah 29:11). BUT, fasting is a … Continue reading 3 Answered Prayers through Prayer & Fasting
The window is painted with humid air, thick enough to keep me inside, not wanting to go out the sliding door. I watch the cars passing by, along with the people peddling around the block. The aroma of the coffee distracts my gaze. I saw you walking towards me. I told every piece of what … Continue reading Coffee and Love
Upon touchdown in Dubai, my friends told me I should eat Biryani. Okay, what's that? Sooner I found out that it was a whole plate of rice and a piece of chicken cooked by some ways I couldn't understand. hehe But you know, that was a Biryani tasted in one random corner in Al Ghubaiba … Continue reading What happens when a Filipina cooks Chicken Biryani?