Bawais Vietnamese Kitchen at the North Towers

So, the North Towers are finally open, and being the North girl that I am – and SM North being the only mall in Metro Manila I ever willingly go to – I went there to check out what’s new. My feet took me to Bawais Vietnamese Kitchen. Just kidding. I really walked from end…

Feeling Artistic at Sip and Gogh

My girlfriends and I have always wanted to try Sip and Gogh as a group activity. We’ve never had a chance to actually go, until yesterday. My best friend was in town for a couple of days so we decided to spend Saturday eating a quick breakfast and then sipping and painting away at their…

Getting the Karada Experience (Japanese Body Therapy)

One of the things I am guilty of watching on Youtube are chiropractic videos. There’s just something so oddly satisfying about hearing the cracking sounds. It has been a long-time dream to actually have a session (or more) but treatment is quite expensive in the Philippines and it is not something you can pay with…

Travel Diary: Ilocos Norte Impromptu Trip

August 2018 was such a busy month for me. A lot of celebrations, company-sponsored outings, and of course, the long weekends brought by the holidays. During the long weekend of the 18th, I decided it was time to visit the best friend for a long overdue Ilocos Norte trip. Getting There Because it was a…

Travel Diary: A Trip to the Zamboanga Peninsula

It had been two years since I last went home. After I got an office job, I pretty much saved my vacation leaves for when I wanted to travel overseas. My parents were away all the time anyway, so I didn’t see the point. Last year, however, my mom personally asked me to come home…

I Got Myself a Pretty Watercolor Tattoo.

By none other than the CuriousWiji (Wiji Lacsamana). I’ve always wanted to get tattooed. 13 years ago, I had scheduled a session on my birthday. It was a yucky tribal lower back tattoo (no offense if you have one. To each his own, I guess). I was so lucky to have dodged that experience when…