• The Pinakbet Farm Experience

  • The Vigan Medical Mission

  • The Arzobispado de Nueva Segovia Museum

  • A Trip to (the Clean) Divisoria

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The Pinakbet Farm Experience

The Pinakbet Farm experience is something you should not miss if you’re in Vigan, Ilocos Sur.  I had a good opportunity to taste Ilocos’ local flavor on our medical mission in Vigan.  Being the wife […]

House Decorating for Christmas on a Budget

Are you the kind of person who loves decorating but is budget-conscious? Are you now thinking house decorating for Christmas on a budget? Read on, my sweeties! When the ‘ber months come in, my mind […]

The Arzobispado de Nueva Segovia Museum

The Palacio de Arzobispado de Nueva Segovia was our homebase during our Vigan Medical Mission.  During this trip, I had a chance to stay overnight and look around a little.   I wished I had more […]

A Trip to (the Clean) Divisoria

Have you been to Divisoria lately?  Have you noticed how clean Divisoria is right now?  This makes me love this place so much more. Divisoria is a very interesting place. When I was younger, I […]

Narita In A Day

A Fortunate Chance. Narita in a day? Hubby and I had the fortunate luck to stay at Narita, Japan for a day! Our Japan to Manila flight got cancelled. (This was the last leg of […]

The Greater Maryland Heart Walk 2019

Early Morning. Last October 12, 2019, hubby and I participated in the Greater Maryland Heart Walk. It was a half-day event held at the Camden Yards Sports Complex.  The Greater Maryland Heart Walk is a […]

Manileña Sweets is Back in Business!

Manileña Cakes.  Remember that?  For some of you who know me or have followed me for a long time, you all know that I make cakes.  I have done celebration cakes covered in fondant and […]

The Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth

  Still on the first day of our Holy Land pilgrimage, we went to the Basilica of the Annunciation in Nazareth.  The Basilica is in the center of the City of Nazareth along Casa Nova Street. […]

First Day in Paris

On our first day in Paris, we landed at the Charles De Gaulle airport at 6:30 am after an almost 11-hour trip from Baltimore (with a stopover in North Carolina).  We didn’t have any problems […]