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Idaho: It’s Not Just About Them Taters

Don’t go to Idaho, they say. There’s nothing there but their damned potatoes. There’s not much you can do except ski, snow tube, snowboard to your heart’s content; or walk around artsy downtown Boise for the modern feel or Idaho City for the older, more authentic one; or visit the State Penn amongst many museums; or swim in the … [Read More...]

All Over The Place

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What To Do

So I cried again, for the nth time since I first arrived in India. I didn’t want to but I couldn’t help it. India …

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Why I Continue Travelling

People ask me why I could never seem to stay put, why I entertain that constant itch to travel even if it meant leaving …

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The Leap To Vietnam

My ability to block everything when I want to focus on only one thing has always been a welcomed respite; however I have …

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Tips and Know Hows

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How I Kicked-Start My Blog With New Initiatives But Whacked It With The Old-School Way

As far as I can remember, I have been writing my thoughts since I was 10 years old. Nope, my parents never brought me a …

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Ube Ice Cream Anyone? A Homemade How To

One of the perks of vacationing in an island is learning a skill without really planning to. Other than learning the …

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8 Things You Should Stop Doing After A Break-Up

Yup, this is another cliché article about how chicks should move forward after their supposed lovers ripped their …

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Saturdays with Iko

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Pai: My Neverland

This was where my feet took me after months of arguing with my pride – Pai, Thailand. I discovered then what ‘love …

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Udaipur: Lemons to Lemonade

When life gives you lemons, what do you do again? Oh yeah, make a pitcher of lemonade. My pitcher is an hour’s worth …

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Idaho: It’s Not Just About Them Taters

Don’t go to Idaho, they say. There’s nothing there but their damned potatoes. There’s not much you can do except …

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Postcards from Everywhere

My First Postcard: Ukraine

My First Postcard: Ukraine

Call me old-fashioned but I have a penchant for receiving snail mails and outmoded postcards. There is always something …

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My Silver Medal: Austria

This is the second postcard I received via the postcrossing network. It’s one of those magic eye 3-D optical illusion …

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The Luck Of The Irish: Ireland

I finally received a postcard from Ireland with a women’s equality sticker and a shiny four-leaf clover stamped on it! …

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All Other Anythings

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It’s A Hairy Story

I have been meaning to write about my pre-birthday experience but have prolonged it because I honestly didn’t know how …

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Tiger Airways Almost Gave Me A Heart Attack

When Ed and I were searching for my flight back to the Philippines about two months ago, we were ecstatic to have …

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On Contracts: It’s All About What You Want

In light of what recently happened, I decided to write this article about what people should check before signing their …

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The ‘Overseas Employment Certificate’ Drama

I never imagined that getting an OEC (Overseas Employment Certificate) was even harder than what I originally …

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Seriously, DFA? Seriously?

A few days ago, I have decided not to write about my recent (horrid) DFA experience and focus on vegetables instead when …

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Things That Matter

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Handmade Postcards For A Cause

I have finally started my fundraising initiative after months of deliberating on what project I was going to sink my …

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What To Do

So I cried again, for the nth time since I first arrived in India. I didn’t want to but I couldn’t help it. India …

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We Are Not Dead Ends

When I was in third year high school, I thought that it was the end of the world. Well, my world at least. I was …

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Friends, Lovers and Strangers

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Cynthia: The Not So Ordinary Mother

Because it’s mother’s day here in Thailand, I decided to write about that crazy lady who have turned my world …

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Doi: The Travelling Feet

Meet Doi. 30-something who quit being a corporate junkie two years ago so she can do the things she loves doing – …

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Robin: The Best Friend

Amongst all of them, no one set the bar higher than acquaintance turned best friend, turned boyfriend, then turned back …

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