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 … Continue reading 5 Things I’ll Miss About My Grandma
People forget years but they remember moments. -Ann Beattie DAY 3 (March 25) We opted to tour around Aqaba city for our last day trip. We found a much lesser rate with new-found friends. We were able to take time during the breakfast and started the city tour midday. Anciently called as Ayla, Aqaba … Continue reading JORDAN TRIP (3 Day Itinerary-Day 3)
Travelling leaves you speechless then turns you into a storyteller. -Ibn Battuta This quote may sound cliché but guess life is but a sweet maxim of real experiences. Once you travel, you go home revamped and tweaked - you're never the same. Day one of our trip left us completely whacked. But with power … Continue reading JORDAN TRIP (3 Day Itinerary-Day 2)
"To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries." - Aldous Huxley After my trip to Georgia last October, I have fallen in love with culture and diversity - visiting countries has become a drug. After loads of tasks at work, I filed for a well-deserved leave and flew to Jordan. … Continue reading Jordan Trip (3 Day Itinerary-Day 1)
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
We have seen how it started, grew, and prospered - Little Manila Restaurant; so far, remains in my "Top Filipino Restaurant" list. For previous blogs about Little Manila Restaurant, just check the links below: Little Manila Restaurant: Food and Restaurant Review Little Manila Restaurant: Pancit Bilao Little Manila Restaurant: Japanese's Ice Cream Mochicreme Little Manila Restaurant: … Continue reading Little Manila Restaurant: What’s New?
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 … Continue reading 3 Answered Prayers through Prayer & Fasting