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
WAITING. It is usually painstaking, agitating, nerve-wracking, name it. It is something we don't really prefer. It is something we don't desire. But look around, life is a waiting game. When I was younger, I told myself I'd marry at the age of 23. Since I graduated college really early, I assumed my thought could … Continue reading 28 Years of Waiting: 28 Days to Go Before We 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 … Continue reading 5 Things I’ll Miss About My Grandma
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
DUBAI – a once vast desert turned into one major metropolis in the world. It’s the home of the tallest building on earth, the Burj Khalifa and the spectacular seven-star hotel, the Burj Al Arab. It attracted vast population of tourists and workers for sights of majestic and extraordinary structures and for a venture of … Continue reading What to Expect in Coming to Dubai?
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?
Taste of Fame is a celebrity-themed restaurant that serves American, Italian, and Japanese cuisines, along with South African dishes. Upon entrance, I was in awe with the place's set-up --- the feels to be in limelight at The Oscars. The place is impressively huge, it sits on 12,000 square foot area that accommodates approximately 200 guests in … Continue reading Taste of Fame: A Celebrity-themed Restaurant