My Fruitful Jobless Season & the Fulfillment of my Introvert Dreams

As I write this, I am munching on my almost-midnight snack (appetizer for the actual midnight snack) and hearing only the clicking sound of my keyboard and the rumbling of the AC. I am all alone in our hotel room while my Mom is out partying with her friends. Yes, my Mom is partying. Not … Continue reading My Fruitful Jobless Season & the Fulfillment of my Introvert Dreams

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TALAMazing Adventure: God’s Timing Is Always Perfect

Sometimes things don't go according to "our time," because God's time is way better. And when God intervenes, ADVENTURE happens! ๐Ÿ™‚ Find out how God worked His impeccable timing in my life, and the adventure He gave me and my family! ๐Ÿ™‚

He’s Writing Your Story, and It Is Beautiful

Happy new year earthlings! This year, I commit to blogging more regularly. One of my mistakes last year was procrastinating and giving in to laziness. At times I really was busy and tired from finishing school requirements, but I knew deep in my heart that I could have updated my blog regularly. For that, I … Continue reading He’s Writing Your Story, and It Is Beautiful

I’ve Got The Drive!

Ever since I was a little girl, I've always dreamt of driving my own car, or just driving a car, really. It was so cool being behind the wheel (or the manibela in Filipino), steering it whichever way you wish. That dream of becoming a non-professional driver should have been fulfilled summer last year if … Continue reading I’ve Got The Drive!

Ms. Right

On our way home tonight, my brothers and I were having a conversation. James, our youngest, out of the blue, told us he hasn't tasted or seen unleavened bread, and then he asked me why it was so flat. "Well because it doesn't have yeast, so it's flat. It doesn't rise like normal bread." Hearing … Continue reading Ms. Right

Dreams Come True When You Trust in Him

2 months and 6 days. Has it been that long since I updated this blog? It seemed like forever. ย Anyway, I'm back!! ๐Ÿ™‚ I'm still alive, in case you guys are wondering. ๐Ÿ˜€ School demanded so much of my time, energy, emotions, and not to mention money the past 2 months. Finally, after more than … Continue reading Dreams Come True When You Trust in Him

Back To Running & Cooking! (Pasta Recipe Included, Too)

Last Tuesday, I started running again! It felt so good to wear my running shoes and run 'till I sweat, pant, and can't talk no more. ๐Ÿ™‚ Next to meeting God, running a few kilometers in a garden in the middle of the Makati Central Business District (CBD) is one of the few reasons I … Continue reading Back To Running & Cooking! (Pasta Recipe Included, Too)

Sunday’s Best: My New Nephew, New Books, and Lots of Seafood

Last Sunday, I finally saw the new and handsome addition to the Jarlego clan. World, meet my very first nephew, Lorenzo Jacob Jarlego Solomon! Jacob was born last February 21 to my cousin, Kuya Es, and his wife, Ate Hiyas. When they first broke the news that Ate Hiyas was preggers last year, we were … Continue reading Sunday’s Best: My New Nephew, New Books, and Lots of Seafood

[2011 Recap] Highlights Part 2

Bonded more with family Bonded More With Family This year, I made my Dad cry. Prior to June 19, 2011, I never saw my Dad cry. Not a single tear. It's not that he's stoical, but I think since my Mom does the crying of them two, he ought to stay strong and hold back … Continue reading [2011 Recap] Highlights Part 2

Sembreak Part 1: Classic Boracay Vacay

It wasn't too long ago when I first watched Sound of Music. My Dad bought a DVD of the said film and told me I should watch it because it was a classic. Without ย completely understanding what a classic movie is, I obeyed. After being completely engrossed with the Von Trapp family and Fraulein Maria … Continue reading Sembreak Part 1: Classic Boracay Vacay