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Travel Diary: FanMode, ON!

5 flights, 3 road trips, 9 cities. Our US itinerary was packed, so we decided to plan it one city at a time. In between holiday get-togethers and touristy trips, we made sure to check out some concerts and…

Travel Diary: Back in Hong Kong

We landed in Hong Kong on Tuesday, right when storm signal no. 8 was over the island. Yup, we were on PR300 that morning, on which we experienced the scariest airplane descent. Even before we departed Manila, the Captain…

Thank God It’s Monday! :P

Just got back from a week in San Vicente, Palawan where Kat, PJ, Bevs, and I helped Mayor Pie Alvarez and the local municipality set up a livelihood project for unemployed women. In between the workshops, we were able…

Around Mindanao – July 2014 Snapshots

————————– S I A R G A O ————————– Went island hopping, and PJ and the guys surfed a break out in the open sea. Kai paddlin’ out with Daddy, top Filipino surfer Luke Landrigan, who was our tour…

But first…a Shellfie!

I’ve been spending the past couple of days with my cousins, and we’re currently in Siargao, enjoying the laid-back island life. Out-of-town trips are one of my favourite times to experiment with new art materials. This was a quick…

My Coral-phabet

Hello from Bohol πŸ™‚ Yesterday was the perfect beach day. Finally, no more rainclouds! We spent the day chilling and snorkeling in Balicasag Island, which is an hour away by boat from Panglao. The beach was lined with so…

In and Out of the City

With workshops almost every Saturday and Sunday, I have to remind myself to off-set my weekends. Never-ending to-do lists make that almost impossible. Plus, I love what I do! πŸ˜› But not having any breaks makes the weeks so…

Travel Diary: Time-Out in Tokyo

PJ and I arrived in Tokyo on a chilly night, and our first order of business was to heat up our tummies with some ramen. It was late, but good thing there was a corner eatery right outside our…

Travel Diary: Chiang Mai is Craft Heaven

After a couple of nights in Bangkok, PJ, Mom, Ate Ria, Amelia and I flew to Chiang Mai in Northern Thailand. I had been hearing all sorts of wonderful things about this place. Some of the things I was…