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

I choose a mortal life.

I love how their story unfolds. Arwen: Do you remember when we first met? Aragorn: I thought I had wandered into a dream. Arwen: Long years have passed. You did not have the cares you carry now. Do you remember

I choose a mortal life.

I love how their story unfolds. Arwen: Do you remember when we first met? Aragorn: I thought I had wandered into a dream. Arwen: Long years have passed. You did not have the cares you carry now. Do you remember

The Age of Adaline

It has been a while since a movie made me feel this way while watching it. I love the sophisticated aura the movie brings. The lines were beautiful as well. It makes me want to embrace life and constant change. I

The Age of Adaline

It has been a while since a movie made me feel this way while watching it. I love the sophisticated aura the movie brings. The lines were beautiful as well. It makes me want to embrace life and constant change. I

Nara – Todaiji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 4 (Oct 23, 2015) The last leg of the Nara adventure was the Todaiji Temple. At first, I did not want to enter anymore because it did not look special from outside. However, upon

Nara – Todaiji Temple

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 4 (Oct 23, 2015) The last leg of the Nara adventure was the Todaiji Temple. At first, I did not want to enter anymore because it did not look special from outside. However, upon

Nara – Nandaimon Gate

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 3 (Oct 23, 2015) After Isuien Garden, Reg and I walked towards the Nandaimon Gate where we met our deer friends! Bribe them with crackers and they will come chasing you. If you are lucky,

Nara – Nandaimon Gate

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 3 (Oct 23, 2015) After Isuien Garden, Reg and I walked towards the Nandaimon Gate where we met our deer friends! Bribe them with crackers and they will come chasing you. If you are lucky,

Nara – Isuien Garden

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 2 (Oct 23, 2015) Since Reg and I have seen the north, east, west and central Kyoto, the last part of our itinerary had to cover more parts of the south. We chose to

Nara – Isuien Garden

Kyoto-Osaka Series Day 4 – Part 2 (Oct 23, 2015) Since Reg and I have seen the north, east, west and central Kyoto, the last part of our itinerary had to cover more parts of the south. We chose to