03 Nov 2017

What I’m reading and watching – Oct 2017

2019-04-10T18:16:17+08:00Nov 03 2017|Books, Shows|

What I'm reading and watching - Oct 2017 Here I am with another monthly roundup! I'd say reading wise, this month has definitely been my most productive. Thanks, Agatha Christie. Drama wise there are also so many good shows I'm following right now. So far, I've managed not to fall behind. Unfortunately [...]

27 Oct 2017

5 takeaways from interviewing the head of the Philippine Navy

2019-04-10T18:16:34+08:00Oct 27 2017|Random|

5 takeaways from interviewing the head of the Philippine Navy Reposting something I wrote about 3 years ago because I stumbled upon it. Interviewing government officials was always one of the highlights of my job and I learned a lot from those experiences. More than just information, I learned life skills I [...]

23 Oct 2017

5 of my favorite 1950s romantic comedies

2019-04-10T18:16:49+08:00Oct 23 2017|Shows|

5 of my favorite 1950s romantic comedies There are times I feel I must have been born in the wrong generation. I've always been called an old soul, but there is something about the 1950s in particular that just draws me in. Everyone seemed to have this grace about them and carried themselves [...]

10 Oct 2017

5 artists and the soundtrack of my life

2019-04-10T18:18:36+08:00Oct 10 2017|Music|

5 artists and the soundtrack of my life I wouldn't call my taste in music sophisticated at all. There isn't one particular genre I gravitate towards (maybe just old school pop?). I tend not to pay too much attention to lyrics, but melody is definitely important for me. As long as it [...]

29 Sep 2017

What I’m reading and watching – Sep 2017

2019-04-10T18:20:42+08:00Sep 29 2017|Books, Shows|

What I'm reading and watching - Sep 2017 I thought I'd start a monthly "favorites" series because I can't possibly recap every episode or review every book in as much depth as I'd like to. Despite it being a favorites post, I'll probably mention what I liked or didn't like about a [...]

15 Sep 2017

5 family themed k-dramas that had me bawling

2019-04-10T18:24:39+08:00Sep 15 2017|Shows|

5 family themed k-dramas that had me bawling I am a natural born cry-baby. Despite being completely rational in all real life scenarios, I am extremely emotional when it comes to my books and television shows. This year, I celebrate 10 years of watching Korean dramas. Having watched over 100 Asian dramas, I [...]

08 Sep 2017

5 reasons to binge watch Free!

2019-04-10T18:22:59+08:00Sep 08 2017|Shows|

5 reasons to binge watch Free! Swimming used to be my least favorite sport, but Michael Phelps at the 2008 Beijing Olympics changed all that. That epic win of his is still seared into my memory. So when my friend told me about a whole anime devoted to swimming, I could barely [...]