How to get the stink off your shoes

It's rainy season once again. In the metropolis and other low-lying areas, that means floods, flash-floods and stinky shoes. Some people avoid getting their shoes went by wearing rubber boots to and from work / school and … [Read more...]


Travelling without the girls

Sunday, the day after the wedding, we went to a brunch at a house about half an hour from Baguio. It was a beautiful house situated in the middle of a lush forest and we drank in the majestic scenery and the sweet mountain … [Read more...]


A country club wedding

I've always felt wary about mentioning friends' names in my blog lest I sound like a name-dropping social climber. So, I rarely mentioned anyone by name. If, at all. But I belong to a profession with a lot of famous (or … [Read more...]


It was almost like a movie scene

It's opening night of an art exhibit, the artist is on her feet, greeting guests as they filter in, then moving from guest to guest, chatting, entertaining them and acting every inch the quintessential hostess. It's a scene … [Read more...]


Earlier, while waiting for my girl friends

For the first time since we moved to the suburb, I was the first to arrive at a dinner date in the city with my girl friends from law school. I took a table al fresco where I could smoke. I wasn't sure how long it would be … [Read more...]