Listening
Oh But Are you REALLY listening?

Oh But Are you REALLY listening?

I got a phone call a few days ago from a rather eloquent, very chirpy sounding phone agent.  Knowing how hard their type of work is, I wanted to give the girl a chance to run through her script.  She opened by saying she was excited about my product having found it online and wanted...
How Nature Almost Got in the Way in the Pines

How Nature Almost Got in the Way in the Pines

Excited to rest after a 6-hour long road trip to get to Baguio, it was comforting to discover that our hotel/serviced apartments of choice, Azalea Residences was tucked away in the quiet Leonard Wood Loop area.  We were eager to get checked in so we could get some rest before exploring.  It was also the 2nd...
No More Mumu

No More Mumu

  So you’ve done your research and finally found a nanny or yaya that seems to fit the bill. She has a glowing letter of recommendation from her previous employer (or  the assurance of your best friend’s trusted yaya who happens to be the yaya’s aunt) her NBI, barangay and medical paperwork in check and has...
On A Wooden Horse

On A Wooden Horse

We chanced upon Wooden Horse one lazy Sunday while looking for a place to have dinner in Alabang. We were feeling adventurous and decided to give this wild west- themed place a go. It was practically empty when we walked in (as it was only about 5:30) and a friendly waiter named Allan immediately jumped up, greeted...