Posts Tagged: family

Conquered the Fear of Using Watercolor

I can finally say that I enjoy using watercolor however basic my knowledge may be. Having no formal education about painting gives me chills up my spine to venture out to trying new things as I am a very structured person.

Conquered the Fear of Using Watercolor

I can finally say that I enjoy using watercolor however basic my knowledge may be. Having no formal education about painting gives me chills up my spine to venture out to trying new things as I am a very structured person.

Oriental Painting – Petals & Leaves

Painting petals and leaves with one stroke was the topic of day 2 of our summer workshop one year ago. Our teacher Eileen showed us tips and tricks on how to paint petals to show different perspectives and angles of flowers.

Oriental Painting – Petals & Leaves

Painting petals and leaves with one stroke was the topic of day 2 of our summer workshop one year ago. Our teacher Eileen showed us tips and tricks on how to paint petals to show different perspectives and angles of flowers.

Oriental Painting – Basics

About a year ago, my mom and I took our first Oriental Painting class through Ayala Museum’s The Art Room: Art Workshops with Eileen Escueta as our teacher. It was a 4-week long workshop, 4 sessions, 3 hours each with an

Oriental Painting – Basics

About a year ago, my mom and I took our first Oriental Painting class through Ayala Museum’s The Art Room: Art Workshops with Eileen Escueta as our teacher. It was a 4-week long workshop, 4 sessions, 3 hours each with an

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

Making Real Time Real

The coming of smart phones with applications that allow real time sharing has made narcissism so much easier. This is what The Guardian better put as the age of digital narcissism – “a world of endless ostentation opportunities and unlimited bragging

Making Real Time Real

The coming of smart phones with applications that allow real time sharing has made narcissism so much easier. This is what The Guardian better put as the age of digital narcissism – “a world of endless ostentation opportunities and unlimited bragging

Ole, 2014!

It’s 10 hours away from welcoming 2015 here in the Philippines and much peaceful merriment is in the air of my home. My family has been celebrating New Year with well-prepared dinners and closing the midnight with hot chocolate and

Ole, 2014!

It’s 10 hours away from welcoming 2015 here in the Philippines and much peaceful merriment is in the air of my home. My family has been celebrating New Year with well-prepared dinners and closing the midnight with hot chocolate and

Keeping the Holiday Cheer

I look forward to the Christmas season every year because it is that time of the year when I can step back, relax, refresh my spirit and strengthen relationships with the people I care about. However, I am not one

Keeping the Holiday Cheer

I look forward to the Christmas season every year because it is that time of the year when I can step back, relax, refresh my spirit and strengthen relationships with the people I care about. However, I am not one

Comfort of Company

I have always taken pride in being independent. I can take care of myself. I take initiative and the lead to deliver. I am perceived as someone who can be on her own. Being independent doesn’t necessarily mean that I enjoy

Comfort of Company

I have always taken pride in being independent. I can take care of myself. I take initiative and the lead to deliver. I am perceived as someone who can be on her own. Being independent doesn’t necessarily mean that I enjoy

Inspired to Live Life

Right at this moment, I feel completely overjoyed and inspired to live my life to the fullest. I feel as if I can really bust away any challenge that may come my way. I am grateful for the gift of

Inspired to Live Life

Right at this moment, I feel completely overjoyed and inspired to live my life to the fullest. I feel as if I can really bust away any challenge that may come my way. I am grateful for the gift of

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

Looking Forward to November

November has come and I am embracing it with much excitement and anxiety at the same time. Was I happy about October? Of course I am! I never close a month with regrets. I must say October was the month I

Looking Forward to November

November has come and I am embracing it with much excitement and anxiety at the same time. Was I happy about October? Of course I am! I never close a month with regrets. I must say October was the month I

Different Outlook on Family Events

I just came from a family event today where we visited my mom’s hometown to pay our respects to those who have passed way, such as my grandmother. Not that I despised going to the province, I just never really

Different Outlook on Family Events

I just came from a family event today where we visited my mom’s hometown to pay our respects to those who have passed way, such as my grandmother. Not that I despised going to the province, I just never really

Letting Go, Just a Little Bit

Sometimes, we just need to take one step back to get a better look of what is ahead. Breathe. While my workaholic self has been intensely working for months, I must say that I ‘let go’ just a little bit

Letting Go, Just a Little Bit

Sometimes, we just need to take one step back to get a better look of what is ahead. Breathe. While my workaholic self has been intensely working for months, I must say that I ‘let go’ just a little bit

What Friday?

Today felt like a Friday. It’s that type of feeling where you long for endless rest but reality sets in, your mind comes back to reality and knocks the fantasy right out of you. Oh gosh, it’s just a Monday.

What Friday?

Today felt like a Friday. It’s that type of feeling where you long for endless rest but reality sets in, your mind comes back to reality and knocks the fantasy right out of you. Oh gosh, it’s just a Monday.

My Type of Weekend

Whatever weight I lost in June I started gaining back in July. Last Friday, I managed to treat myself to my version of a McDonald’s Happy Meal before reaching home to rest. I got my usual cheese burger meal with

My Type of Weekend

Whatever weight I lost in June I started gaining back in July. Last Friday, I managed to treat myself to my version of a McDonald’s Happy Meal before reaching home to rest. I got my usual cheese burger meal with