Run for your life

My fling with running (well, more like brisk walking) has started again. Last Friday, I and three officemates drove to PhilSports arena to join the scores of joggers and fitness enthusiasts whose idea of a good time on a Friday night is sweating away stress. While skyping with Daren tonight and telling him about our … Continue reading

Women + Shopping

I was feeling mighty proud of myself. After all, I left the Thai Festival in Market Market with my friend Jojie with only two bags. One, containing three bottles of aloe vera juice; and the other, with five packs of corn snack that looks like General Mills’ Bugles or Granny Goose’s Kornets. Total cost: 200. … Continue reading

All about Eggs

I love hardboiled eggs. The intensity of the love I feel towards these pre-chicken pieces rival my not-so-secret fixation on the food of the gods (a.k.a. chocolates). There have been several instances when I would buy fresh eggs on my way to work (or tuck one or two pieces in my bag from home) and … Continue reading

I love Spam and other (non-essential) thoughts on a Tuesday night

Like many Filipinos, English is my second language. Big thanks to the Americans who aside from liberating us from the Japanese, greatly improved our life in many ways, the effect of which not limited to what happened decades ago. When I was young, all I thought they were good for was making available products like … Continue reading