Category Archives: Something New

Joie De Vivre by Mariel Launch

After four months, I finally made time to set up my blog for Joie De Vivre, Handmade by Mariel. This is my new venture to take my crochet skills to the next level while sharing it to people with the

Joie De Vivre by Mariel Launch

After four months, I finally made time to set up my blog for Joie De Vivre, Handmade by Mariel. This is my new venture to take my crochet skills to the next level while sharing it to people with the

Captain Hook

Last weekend, while perusing through numerous magazines from past week’s loot, I found inspiration to learn the art of crocheting. The thought lingered over the week as I could not find my one and only hook from years ago, until

Captain Hook

Last weekend, while perusing through numerous magazines from past week’s loot, I found inspiration to learn the art of crocheting. The thought lingered over the week as I could not find my one and only hook from years ago, until

Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya was Thailand’s capital for more than 400 years. It is a popular tourist attraction, home to many ancient ruins, temples and art works. I had the pleasure of exploring about six temples in four hours until I could no

Ayutthaya

Ayutthaya was Thailand’s capital for more than 400 years. It is a popular tourist attraction, home to many ancient ruins, temples and art works. I had the pleasure of exploring about six temples in four hours until I could no

Welcome, VSCO Grid

I’m an extrovert who thirsts for the latest and most interesting venues of expression. Name a social network and I most probably have an account. In fact, I usually have an account before it becomes mainstream that’s why I always

Welcome, VSCO Grid

I’m an extrovert who thirsts for the latest and most interesting venues of expression. Name a social network and I most probably have an account. In fact, I usually have an account before it becomes mainstream that’s why I always

Love for Art

Hunger for art. Deciding to take an Oriental Painting Workshop last summer was one of the decisions that made 2014 memorable. Growing up, I’ve always had this enthusiasm for any form of artistic expression. It was always that Art award which I

Love for Art

Hunger for art. Deciding to take an Oriental Painting Workshop last summer was one of the decisions that made 2014 memorable. Growing up, I’ve always had this enthusiasm for any form of artistic expression. It was always that Art award which I

How To Plan Baby Showers

I have had the honor of planning the baby shower of one of the girl friends of my boy friend’s group and these were the things that were considered in the planning. 1. Understand the goal: Know the expectations of

How To Plan Baby Showers

I have had the honor of planning the baby shower of one of the girl friends of my boy friend’s group and these were the things that were considered in the planning. 1. Understand the goal: Know the expectations of

Liebster Award

Thank you, Selina Beck, for nominating me for the Liebster Award. I would like to take this opportunity to share more about myself. For my nominees, kindly read the elements of the award below so we can pass the torch

Liebster Award

Thank you, Selina Beck, for nominating me for the Liebster Award. I would like to take this opportunity to share more about myself. For my nominees, kindly read the elements of the award below so we can pass the torch

Tips to Eat Healthy

I stumbled upon this article from Facebook shares of friends. I thoroughly enjoyed some tips that I think I could use. I hope you find something interesting from the tips as well. 1. Spread avocado instead of mayonnaise. I’m not

Tips to Eat Healthy

I stumbled upon this article from Facebook shares of friends. I thoroughly enjoyed some tips that I think I could use. I hope you find something interesting from the tips as well. 1. Spread avocado instead of mayonnaise. I’m not

Here’s to the nights we felt alive.

Here’s to the nights we felt alive Here’s to the tears you knew you’d cry Here’s to goodbye  Tomorrow’s gonna come too soon By Eve 6, “Here’s to The Night” Year 2013 just came to a close for us here

Here’s to the nights we felt alive.

Here’s to the nights we felt alive Here’s to the tears you knew you’d cry Here’s to goodbye  Tomorrow’s gonna come too soon By Eve 6, “Here’s to The Night” Year 2013 just came to a close for us here

Boxed My Way

Finally, another check in my bucket list! This morning, I went boxing for the first time with my dad in Elorde and five minutes in training, I was already dripping wet and I loved it. I’ve never had intense upper

Boxed My Way

Finally, another check in my bucket list! This morning, I went boxing for the first time with my dad in Elorde and five minutes in training, I was already dripping wet and I loved it. I’ve never had intense upper

Proud Daughter

The highlight of my day was seeing my dad do boxing today. It was his first time to try boxing and he had this smile plastered on his face in the one hour that I watched him. I was so

Proud Daughter

The highlight of my day was seeing my dad do boxing today. It was his first time to try boxing and he had this smile plastered on his face in the one hour that I watched him. I was so

Quoted in Bangkok Post

It’s so cool! My Thai friend, Parisa Pichitmarn a Life Writer for the Bangkok Post, quoted me in her article about Goldilocks mamon last April 26, 2013. I hope I didn’t let down any mamon lover out there because I sure

Quoted in Bangkok Post

It’s so cool! My Thai friend, Parisa Pichitmarn a Life Writer for the Bangkok Post, quoted me in her article about Goldilocks mamon last April 26, 2013. I hope I didn’t let down any mamon lover out there because I sure

Bread Bread Bread!

When it comes to baking, the first thing that comes to my mind are usually cupcakes, brownies, cookies and cakes. It never even crossed my mind to take a baking class for the low-sugar bread such as Baguette’s and Soya

Bread Bread Bread!

When it comes to baking, the first thing that comes to my mind are usually cupcakes, brownies, cookies and cakes. It never even crossed my mind to take a baking class for the low-sugar bread such as Baguette’s and Soya

Road to Fitness – Version Summer 2013

This is my version of Road to Fitness for Summer 2013. As always, my goal is to eat, to eat all the food I like, to eat a lot, to eat without guilt. This goal (and image, in fact) has

Road to Fitness – Version Summer 2013

This is my version of Road to Fitness for Summer 2013. As always, my goal is to eat, to eat all the food I like, to eat a lot, to eat without guilt. This goal (and image, in fact) has

Off the Microwave

For health reasons, I have decided to minimize the use of the microwave. There are trade-offs such as more washing of pots and pans but then again I think it would have positive effect on my health, or so I

Off the Microwave

For health reasons, I have decided to minimize the use of the microwave. There are trade-offs such as more washing of pots and pans but then again I think it would have positive effect on my health, or so I