Random musings about life.

3 Lessons The Manila Water Crisis Taught Me

I was frustrated, disappointed, and angry today. I haven’t been that way since the Manila Water Crises started. But, today it was different. I woke up with all our stored water gone. It was an unspoken rule at home, but everyone understood that it’s a must to fill up our water drums with water when you use them up so whoever needs the supply next will have water to use. Not everyone understood that agreement, unfortunately. (more…)


It’s ok to brag, mama.

"Having the abundance mindset is believing that you are created as more than enough, you have more than enough, and more than enough is coming to the future." (Scott Epp) Have you ever logged into your Facebook or Instagram account, see a friend's post about their latest vacation or the…


My One Word for 2017

Each year, I choose one word that I focus on for the whole year. In 2013, it was faith. In 2014, it was hope. In 2015, it was gratitude. In 2016, it was enough. And, my one word for 2017 is patience. If there is anything I need a lot of…


When people hate you for your success

I believe the turning point of my and my husband's life was when he was assigned in Pilillia, Rizal. From the peak of our careers--his in the Bureau and mine in my freelancing business--we went face flat on the floor. Little did we know that it was a blessing in…