Category Archives: Personal Musings

I Finally Woke Up

I have always had big dreams for myself but I was insecure and scared to pursue them. I made excuses on failing along the way without even trying. The thought of stepping out of my comfort zone was so nerve

I Finally Woke Up

I have always had big dreams for myself but I was insecure and scared to pursue them. I made excuses on failing along the way without even trying. The thought of stepping out of my comfort zone was so nerve

Mind. Body. Soul.

I am on a journey to take my mind, body and soul to the next level before the year ends. The first six months of the year was comprised of intense events that required so much of my time, energy and

Mind. Body. Soul.

I am on a journey to take my mind, body and soul to the next level before the year ends. The first six months of the year was comprised of intense events that required so much of my time, energy and

Something Deeper

When I turned 28 last February, I observed certain changes in me, physically, spiritually and emotionally. I am entering a different phase in my life and it is not really a crisis, just yet. Physically, I feel my metabolism has

Something Deeper

When I turned 28 last February, I observed certain changes in me, physically, spiritually and emotionally. I am entering a different phase in my life and it is not really a crisis, just yet. Physically, I feel my metabolism has

Labor Day Love

Love yourself. You cannot love if you have no love to give. That was a simple take away that I will never forget from my Theology class back in High School. I always find myself grateful for the extra Catholic Philosophy

Labor Day Love

Love yourself. You cannot love if you have no love to give. That was a simple take away that I will never forget from my Theology class back in High School. I always find myself grateful for the extra Catholic Philosophy

Grateful at 28

I am happily living my life with much exuberance and I am glad I can say that after 28 beautiful years. I am happy and healthy – that is it! I am most grateful for my parents who have been

Grateful at 28

I am happily living my life with much exuberance and I am glad I can say that after 28 beautiful years. I am happy and healthy – that is it! I am most grateful for my parents who have been

Tracks by Robyn Davidson

I picked up Tracks by Robyn Davidson during my trip to Australia last September 2016. Reg and I just finished a wonderful trip in Uluru where we were just killing some time in the town before the plane took us back to

Tracks by Robyn Davidson

I picked up Tracks by Robyn Davidson during my trip to Australia last September 2016. Reg and I just finished a wonderful trip in Uluru where we were just killing some time in the town before the plane took us back to

Uplifted

You will be surprised how one great conversation about career progression can change a whole weekend. Last Friday, I was able to catch up with our Human Resource point person about career progression tips since I am in that stage

Uplifted

You will be surprised how one great conversation about career progression can change a whole weekend. Last Friday, I was able to catch up with our Human Resource point person about career progression tips since I am in that stage

A Different Breeze

This October brings a different breeze, a breeze that I am very much welcoming. The past year and three months challenged me to the end of my wit, gut and spirit. I often found myself questioning what I was doing

A Different Breeze

This October brings a different breeze, a breeze that I am very much welcoming. The past year and three months challenged me to the end of my wit, gut and spirit. I often found myself questioning what I was doing

27-ed

I got 27-ed, not that it’s a thing. Somehow, when I crossed the age of 27, a sudden level of maturity came upon me. I felt different – a good different, an exciting different, a different worth exploring. Maybe it

27-ed

I got 27-ed, not that it’s a thing. Somehow, when I crossed the age of 27, a sudden level of maturity came upon me. I felt different – a good different, an exciting different, a different worth exploring. Maybe it

Attraversiamo

A few days ago, just out of the blue, the short clip from Eat Pray Love popped in my head. It was the scene when they were talking about what word to describe oneself. When it was Elizabet Gilbert’s (Julia

Attraversiamo

A few days ago, just out of the blue, the short clip from Eat Pray Love popped in my head. It was the scene when they were talking about what word to describe oneself. When it was Elizabet Gilbert’s (Julia

Time to Breathe

The past two months have been extremely busy both on a personal and work level that I have been chasing time to catch some breath. There were things under my control but many more unexpected things that I had to

Time to Breathe

The past two months have been extremely busy both on a personal and work level that I have been chasing time to catch some breath. There were things under my control but many more unexpected things that I had to

Cascading Priorities

God, Self, Career, Love, Family, Friends The past two months have been pretty chaotic. I spent every weekend in February celebrating my birthday month, trying to explore and discover new things. I then spent March maximizing the time that Reg

Cascading Priorities

God, Self, Career, Love, Family, Friends The past two months have been pretty chaotic. I spent every weekend in February celebrating my birthday month, trying to explore and discover new things. I then spent March maximizing the time that Reg

Happy 4th, Dolce Vita!

Today marks my 4th wonderful year of commitment to my blog, Dolce Vita. It has been a a great experience learning about myself more, writing better over time and sharing more momentous events in my life. In the past year, I

Happy 4th, Dolce Vita!

Today marks my 4th wonderful year of commitment to my blog, Dolce Vita. It has been a a great experience learning about myself more, writing better over time and sharing more momentous events in my life. In the past year, I

What makes a good life?

Almost every week, I see articles discussing how to be happy but there was one article that struck me the most. It was a TEDx article led by Robert Waldinger based on The Harvard Study of Adult Development made in

What makes a good life?

Almost every week, I see articles discussing how to be happy but there was one article that struck me the most. It was a TEDx article led by Robert Waldinger based on The Harvard Study of Adult Development made in

Bring it on, #birthdaymonth!

My birthday month is just 4 1/2 hours away and I am ready! About three years ago, I began celebrating my birthday for a span of one month. I found it a great opportunity to try new things, see cool

Bring it on, #birthdaymonth!

My birthday month is just 4 1/2 hours away and I am ready! About three years ago, I began celebrating my birthday for a span of one month. I found it a great opportunity to try new things, see cool