“If anything can go wrong, it will” – Murphy’s Law I have never been a full pessimist until this year hit. 2017 proved to be one mighty beast that still needs to be tamed! My 2016 ended on a sad note after my visa to France got denied there and then sadness ensued so I […]
Oftentimes, the best memories happen when you do not plan. The Surfing Capital of the Philippines definitely took my heart away. It started with a last-minute decision after the French Embassy denied my visa application, ruining my holiday plans and putting a huge shadow over my festive mood. Luckily, I found out that my former […]
In 2003, a teenage girl who was extremely shy (to the point that when at a fast food chain she would ask her sister to order for her) was trying to escape half a day’s worth of classes. She signed up for her first Impromptu Speaking Competition to be exempted that day. It was her […]
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Should I call it luck or blessing? 2016 definitely went by fast! I had a lot of meaningful experience but here are my top 10 ( in no particular order) Seeing three whalesharks in the wild. Meeting inspiring people fighting for our planet from different countries. Having constant supporters in work (A SPACE Tribe) and […]
Confident. Obedient. Paragon of Awesomeness. These adjectives are typically used to describe a hero. Heroes are typically the protagonist of every story and everyone wants to be like them! However, today, ladies and gentlemen, I am not here to talk about heroes. In fact, I am here to talk about the dark side. Yes! The […]
Globally, one in seven adolescent girls aged 15 – 19 are currently married or in union – UNICEF global databases (2016) 1.1 billion girls exists in the world today, a powerful number that could shape the future of this planet. They hold so much potential and yet they face discrimination, violence and lack of equal opportunities killing […]
Sometimes all you need is to float, trust and enjoy!
Here’s a short video clip of what I did during the recent El Nido trip.
The earlier half of my 2016 is already awesome. Here’s why.