Day 16 – What I Told my Sister Today

When you think that life is complicated, it is not. It is actually simple. Love yourself first. You cannot give what you do not have.Loving one's self is not selfish. It is respect. It is something you owe to yourself.Nourish your body. Eat and sleep.Be active and rest.Beauty is subjective. It is out of the … Continue reading Day 16 – What I Told my Sister Today

21 Days of Covid Life Lessons: Day 12 – Express your Feelings

It was the Holy month of Ramadan in 2014, barely two months that I was in Dubai. I would go home from work earlier than usual. I had Skype with my family that day. My father was on bed, I remember, ready to sleep. He kept on telling me to go home even days prior … Continue reading 21 Days of Covid Life Lessons: Day 12 – Express your Feelings

21 Days of Covid Life Lessons: Day 9 – Family

"Life takes you to unexpected places. Love brings you home." -Anonymous I have vivid memories of my childhood. It is vivid because those were experiences done together like playing at home, playing at the park, hide and seek, running and chasing, and the like. Before the screen, there were physical interactions. Before social media, there … Continue reading 21 Days of Covid Life Lessons: Day 9 – Family

When Helping is NOT Helping Anymore

HELPING - This aspect of my life, I should say, was completely shaped by my late father. He, at most times, was known for his excessive generosity and devotion to help whoever was in need. For many years, I considered my self liberal, rebellious and different because I used to disagree, speak against and question … Continue reading When Helping is NOT Helping Anymore

5 Things I’ll Miss About My Grandma

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