Big Talks mean Deeper Talks

They say small talks are the way to breaking the ice with a stranger. Topics range from movies to songs, from food to anything under the sun. Questions are easily answered with information readily available. Recently, I saw this video on Youtube about a bigger scale than the simplistic small talk. Big Talk has gained…

Century Park Hotel Manila | Public Pool

Staycation in the metro has clearly been popular these days. One reason is that new hotels have burgeoned in the city, and promos have spread here and there. Secondly, not everyone has much time to travel out of town to relax. Traffic has always been hell, and these hotels have become the haven for relaxation…

Moving Ahead: Things to give up

Change, they say is inevitable. In fact, it’s the only thing that is constant. Although most people treat change as one that is just mundane, none of them realize the importance of the process. Just recently, I have come to realize that moving to a different company and a career path that I have always…

More than Just Lattes: Cupping at Toby’s Estate

The smell of coffee wafting in the air makes me happy for some reason. This olfactory experience is linked to the emotion center of the brain, thus my feeling of happiness, comfort, and relaxation. Sipping coffee makes it even better. But it doesn’t last that long, and that sucks. My coffee adventure isn’t that book-publishing…

Sweet, Soft, and Funky: A Pufft Marshmallow Experience

I never imagined marshmallows can go beyond just the vanilla white, chocolate, or rainbow stereotype. I was never crazy over marshmallows until yet another sweet discovery, and I will never taste marshmallows the same way, ever again. So running down through my shopping spree in a mall, I just found this cutesy, fancy sweets shop…

Metro Manila Film Festival 2016 Picks

The Metro Manila Film Festival this year has good films compared to last year, thus I have set my mind to spend Christmas in the cinemas for a whole 12 hours watching 4 films. The trailers did draw me to these films anyhow. Going through the cinema schedules, I managed to squeeze all films within…

The Art of Optimism

If there is one learning I got this year, it’s the flare for keeping things positive, light, and bound with hope. It’s not that I got tragedy in my face, but it’s the fact that I somehow, naturally learned that way to turn things around despite how messed-up they are. They say that it take…