Meiji Shrine

Tokyo Series Day 7 – Part 1 (Oct 26, 2015) The 7th day of our Tokyo leg was Reg’s last full day in Japan. We tried to incorporate locations that we both liked until we realized that many tourist spots were

Meiji Shrine

Tokyo Series Day 7 – Part 1 (Oct 26, 2015) The 7th day of our Tokyo leg was Reg’s last full day in Japan. We tried to incorporate locations that we both liked until we realized that many tourist spots were

Reconnect in Japan

Tokyo Series Day 6 (Oct 25, 2015) The 6th day of our Tokyo leg was mainly to reconnect and build new relationships in Japan. First plan of the day was to meet up with my dear friend, Saki, who is like

Reconnect in Japan

Tokyo Series Day 6 (Oct 25, 2015) The 6th day of our Tokyo leg was mainly to reconnect and build new relationships in Japan. First plan of the day was to meet up with my dear friend, Saki, who is like

Mt. Fuji

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) I can never get tired of seeing Mt. Fuji. I went there for the second time last Oct 24, 2015, this time, with my boy friend and his family. We were fortunate that there was

Mt. Fuji

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) I can never get tired of seeing Mt. Fuji. I went there for the second time last Oct 24, 2015, this time, with my boy friend and his family. We were fortunate that there was

Bro’s Yakitori Birthday

Last night, my not-so-little brother celebrated his birthday at home with a couple of his friends. The main highlight for me was his makeshift grill that cooked all his yakitori. My friends and I were very fortunate to have had

Bro’s Yakitori Birthday

Last night, my not-so-little brother celebrated his birthday at home with a couple of his friends. The main highlight for me was his makeshift grill that cooked all his yakitori. My friends and I were very fortunate to have had

Yarns & Cookies

After indulging on sweet drinks during stressful days and major carbs from my Bangkok trip, I gained significant weight that did not make me feel so great about myself. On top of that, I was not able to manage my

Yarns & Cookies

After indulging on sweet drinks during stressful days and major carbs from my Bangkok trip, I gained significant weight that did not make me feel so great about myself. On top of that, I was not able to manage my

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

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

Stuff Matters

Stuff Matters definitely tops the list of books I found most interesting in a geeky way. It was such a great loot from Sydney’s Art Gallery of New South Wales when I travelled last May 2016. I was choosing between Stuff Matters

Stuff Matters

Stuff Matters definitely tops the list of books I found most interesting in a geeky way. It was such a great loot from Sydney’s Art Gallery of New South Wales when I travelled last May 2016. I was choosing between Stuff Matters

Eat with Class

Growing up, having class and practicing good manners were constantly instilled in me in school and at home where my sister would buy books about etiquette once in a while. I was surrounded by families with good breeding in and out of

Eat with Class

Growing up, having class and practicing good manners were constantly instilled in me in school and at home where my sister would buy books about etiquette once in a while. I was surrounded by families with good breeding in and out of

Saturday Baking

I found myself making brownies from an instant mix today. The instant mix had been sitting in the kitchen for about three months. I was supposed to bake it three months ago when an influx of cakes and sweets came

Saturday Baking

I found myself making brownies from an instant mix today. The instant mix had been sitting in the kitchen for about three months. I was supposed to bake it three months ago when an influx of cakes and sweets came

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

Lake Kawaguchi

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) First full day in Tokyo was spent with Reg’s relative on a tour to Mt. Fuji. It included a side trip to Lake Kawaguchi and shopping in Gotemba. Lake Kawaguchi is the second largest

Lake Kawaguchi

Tokyo Series Day 5 (Oct 24, 2015) First full day in Tokyo was spent with Reg’s relative on a tour to Mt. Fuji. It included a side trip to Lake Kawaguchi and shopping in Gotemba. Lake Kawaguchi is the second largest

Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

Ramen Hits in Tokyo

Tokyo Series Day 4 (Oct 23, 2015) From Nara, Reg and I headed back to Central Kyoto to pack our stuff and prepare for our Tokyo trip. We took the shinkansen (bullet train) from Kyoto Station and arrived in Tokyo after

Art Indulgence

I stumbled upon some old notes when I read Harper’s Bazaar Magazine, Mar 2016 Edition. Let me share those thoughts with you. Jewellery designer Sabine Getty’s wedding gown was to-die-for. This was one page I definitely lingered. I wondered what

Art Indulgence

I stumbled upon some old notes when I read Harper’s Bazaar Magazine, Mar 2016 Edition. Let me share those thoughts with you. Jewellery designer Sabine Getty’s wedding gown was to-die-for. This was one page I definitely lingered. I wondered what

Challenged by Fitbit

I received a new Fitbit Charge HR during the annual assembly of my company two weeks ago. I knew it was going to be a challenge to clock in steps because I am not fond of walking or jogging. I

Challenged by Fitbit

I received a new Fitbit Charge HR during the annual assembly of my company two weeks ago. I knew it was going to be a challenge to clock in steps because I am not fond of walking or jogging. I