Previous birthday posts: Twenty one  | Twenty two | Twenty three | Twenty four  Every year, I find a different way to start writing this birthday post. I won't even start with "I'm 25 today!" because obviously, the blog post title gives it away. LOL. I'm freaking twenty five years old, I can't...

(For previous year-ender posts: 2014, 2015, 2016.) I was reading Austin Kleon’s blog and found this post about notes to self. I particularly liked #14: At a certain point, you must become your own role model. I never think highly of myself. Blame it on my super low...

Hi, everyone! Just popping by to say that work has been interesting lately. That title still holds true because I've been experiencing so many ~shookt~ moments as I type this out. I just came back from Japan for "work" (can't believe I actually take more work...

(Warning: Long post ahead.) I’m sneaking in a few minutes to write this entry as a busy week comes along. It’s Tuesday, 1:41PM, and I just finished running a few errands, shooting photos for a client project, and currently internalizing as I write the first few...

(cover photo by Louise Ramos) When I was in school, third quarter was my favorite part of the academic year — mostly because it was the shortest, and there were a lot of events and holidays, aka less time to study. Don’t get me wrong though,...

Photo by Shutterpanda for my cover story inside ABC Magazine (Life Lessons) Hey, hey! Today, I’m sharing some tidbits from ABC Mag’s launch and my two cents with regards to being a Student of Life—and the reason why we chose this theme for our first issue. :) Above:...

I can’t remember exactly the very first time I took an interest in reading magazines. But as an introverted “tween” (at eleven years old), I always made my way inside bookstores and getting a copy of W.i.t.c.h. magazine. W.i.t.c.h. was my escape from school— I found myself...