How to Handle Your Money While Abroad

I get asked about this a lot so I am finally writing this article for those who want to make the most of their money when they are about to go on a trip or while they are overseas. Everyone knows how irritating it is to deal with ridiculous currency conversion fees every time a transaction or … [Read more...]

I Refuse To Be A Victim

Just recently I posted a long rant in facebook about an incident that happened to me at a local mall in Butuan City and I was pissed – pissed beyond compare. I still am. I have grown tired of women being made victims by hooligans (even by juvenile ones) just because we were always known as easy … [Read more...]

Tubong Dabaw

People wonder why Dabaweños made such a big deal about the kidnap-for-ransom incident that happened last July 11, 2013 and I can’t help but frown. Why shouldn’t Dabaweños make a big deal out of it? Why should the mayor be castigated for the kind of method he used in addressing the problem? Why are … [Read more...]

Dark Are These Days

For the past days, I have been trying to block out the sound of a siren that usually overcomes my sensibilities when my heart is about to break. I just couldn’t imagine what the world has become. I knew that there were dangers in certain places but I also knew that there are always safe zones that … [Read more...]