Easy Glazed Pear Tart

  After browsing several recipes for pear tarts, I decided to go off on my own little path and experiment. Lucky I did. This was probably one of the easiest things I’ve baked, and I about collapsed in my chair from delight as I took my first bite. Yes. It was that...

Stuffs To Do on Filipino Time…

  Here is my to-do list for today: 1. Drink coffee. 2. Eat breakfast. 3. Relax. Just kidding. My actual do-list is much more substantial, even though I am unemployed. There’s just a lot I want to do at this time in my life and now that I have a...

“…Find the Courage to Live it.”

A two year service contract to the Peace Corps seemed like quite a commitment but I signed away with reckless, though happy, abandon. Two years suddenly turned into three and by then, some family members and friends began to wonder if I was ever going to come back. “She’s going...

Coffee Shop Special Powers

In my early, “lost-in-my-20’s” phase of life, I made a list of dreams and goals as a way to find some sort of purpose and direction. One particular item on this list I had added merely playfully, almost wistfully, as if it was something I only wanted to fantasize about...

Oh No!

  “Where did all the old posts go?!” you might be wondering. Well, dear reader, they are gone. For now. Perhaps one day you might see them again in the form of some riveting, eloquent, novel or memoir. Or perhaps not. It really depends on how I shall go about...

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Philippine Adventures

  Mabuhay! I recently served in the Philippines for three years (2011-2014) as a Peace Corps volunteer. I was assigned to a small NGO in Baguio City which is located in the mountainous region of the country. My work consisted of a variety of youth and family programs including life...