THINGS THAT INSPIRED ME THIS WEEK

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This week was me and my husband's 2nd year anniversary. Into our 2nd year of marriage, now we have our happy adorable 10months old Naj and we could be any happier. It can be challenging at time to juggle marriage, parenthood, work and living in foreign country but we managed. On the day of our anniversary, my hubby got work so we have to move our dinner date on another. And on that day, we literally had a feast. I will be blogging about it really soon. Also this week, my friend & … [Read more...]

EXPAT DIARIES: FRANNYWANNY – FILIPINA FOOD BLOGGER IN SINGAPORE

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“(Wikipedia) ‘An Expatriate (often shortened to Expat) is a person temporarily or permanently residing in a country other than that of their citizenship. The word comes from the Latin terms ex (“out of”) and patria (“country, fatherland”). This blog aims to discover people who are adventurers like me, venturing out in a new place to call home and creating memories. I have previously lived with my parents and siblings in the Saudi Arabia when I was in high school. I have enjoyed and cherished my … [Read more...]

FOOD DISCOVERIES: SUSHI EXPRESS (SINGAPORE)

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When my good friend, Cath, introduced me sushi when we were in college, I became a sushi-lover ever since. If I were in an international buffet, you will find my plate loaded with different types of sushi and I will be coming back for more servings. When my niece, a kindred sushi-monster just like me, came over to Singapore for a visit a few months ago, I decided to take her to the mobile sushi bar. I picked Sushi Express at Tampines 1. Everything at $1.50! Yey! For those who are not … [Read more...]

2ND YEAR WEDDING ANNIVERSARY

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“A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with same person.” -Mignon McLaughlin Today marks my 2nd wedding anniversary with my hubby. They say it's after the 1st year of marriage that marriage becomes a real challenge. Honeymoon stage is over and real life begins. We did experienced minor life challenges along the way but we triumphed over it. We were parents for the first time and we didn't know what to do. Add the obstacles of living in a foreign country. It was not … [Read more...]

THINGS THAT INSPIRED ME THIS WEEK

In the middle of the week,  something came in the mail that might or might not produce some big changes in me and my family's life. Or it could also mean making new decisions or new choices in our life. Credit: www.dumpaday.com Everyday we are bombarded with choices, big & small. Sometimes we prefer to make the same choices everyday in fear of the unknown. But sometimes we also have to make new choices to test ourselves and explore life surprises. How about you? How do you deal with … [Read more...]

5 THINGS THAT I APPRECIATE IN ILOILO CITY AFTER LIVING ABROAD

I have lived in two foreign countries and I have enjoy living in both places. But Iloilo City will always be home to me. Coming home to Iloilo City after a longer stay in different  countries made me appreciate some things in my hometown that I never appreciated before. Credit: www.pinterest.com/GSiaton 1. A LONG QUEUE OF TAXI I love that when I go out in a mall in Iloilo City, there will always be a taxi waiting for me. There is a longer queue for taxis in a mall than the queue for the … [Read more...]