TITLE: Goblin, the Lonely and Great God IN A NUTSHELL: (a slightly opinionated summary of the story) Once upon a time, one thousand years ago in the Joeson Empire, there lived a great warrior. His name was Kim Shin. He was a loyal servant to the King, a loving brother to his sister, Kim Sun,Continue reading “My KDrama Commentary: GOBLIN, THE LONELY AND GREAT GOD”

Photo Guide Tours: CAGAYAN RIVER

CAGAYAN RIVER Located in Cagayan de Oro City It is the third largest river in Mindanao (first is the Rio Grande Mindanao in SOCCSKARGEN; second is the Agusan River in CARAGA). It is also the main tributary for the Cagayan de Oro City’s most popular tourist activity – White Water Rafting. White Water Rafting inContinue reading “Photo Guide Tours: CAGAYAN RIVER”

Living with Alzheimer’s 20 (a series)

Mama on Travelling Mama was the ultimate homebody and the perfect hostess. She could juggle cooking, baking, making ice cream, gardening, sewing, making quilts, crocheting, taking a nap and getting ready for an evening of hosting a party for my dad’s bosses.. with ease. Then on weekends, she was always ready with a picnic basketContinue reading “Living with Alzheimer’s 20 (a series)”

My KDrama Commentary: THE LAST EMPRESS

TITLE: The Last Empress MALE LEAD(S): Choi Jin-hyuk, Shin Sung-rok FEMALE LEAD(S): Jang Na-ra, Lee Elijah GENRE: Mystery, Modern Day Royalty, Action, Romance, Comedy MY SCORE: 3/10 WHAT LED ME TO IT? Who was I following? Choi Jin-hyuk What had I just watched? Tunnel STATUS: Completed IF COMPLETED, how many times? ———- 1 ———- IfContinue reading “My KDrama Commentary: THE LAST EMPRESS”


Maria Cristina Falls Located in Iligan City, Lanao del Norte A primary source of hydroelectric power, the Maria Cristina Falls is an inspiring example of sustainable and regenerable energy because it does not use up any petroleum or have a need for machinery to operate. All it actually needs is rain.. a regular occurrence ofContinue reading “Photo Guide Tours: MARIA CRISTINA FALLS”

Living with Alzheimer’s 19 (a series)

50 First Questions If the 50 First Dates was about a woman who forgot everything at the stroke of midnight, this post is all about my mom’s 50 most-asked questions every 2 to 5 minutes of every waking moment of the day. Sinong hindi maloloka niyan? Are we going somewhere? Are you going somewhere? Are we justContinue reading “Living with Alzheimer’s 19 (a series)”

My KDrama Commentary: TUNNEL

TUNNEL MALE LEAD(S): Choi Jin-hyuk, Yoon Hyun-min FEMALE LEAD(S): Lee Yoo-Young GENRE: Detective, Crime Thriller, Time Travel MY SCORE: 9/10 WHAT LED ME TO IT? Who was I following? N/A What had I just watched? Oh, My Venus STATUS: Completed IF COMPLETED, how many times? ———- 2 ———- If I’ve watched it more than threeContinue reading “My KDrama Commentary: TUNNEL”

Photo Guide Tours: LANISE VIEW POINT

Lanise View Point Located in Claveria, Misamis Oriental Where can you find spell-binding, awe-inspiring, drool-worthy mountainscapes that still have little or no evidence of humankind’s touch? One is in the inner sanctuaries of Bukidnon and the other is in Misamis Oriental (MisOr), in a not so developed municipality called Claveria. This is also the onlyContinue reading “Photo Guide Tours: LANISE VIEW POINT”

Living with Alzheimer’s 18 (a series)

Milestone! It has been portrayed several times in movies that patients suffering from dementia tend to have “episodes” of consciousness or lucidity and give us signs of hope that maybe their memories may still return. Like in Captain America: The Winter Soldier, when Steve is talking to Peggy and then she suddenly has a boutContinue reading “Living with Alzheimer’s 18 (a series)”


Cinderella and the Four Knights MALE LEAD(S): Ahn Jae Hyun, Jung Il Woo FEMALE LEAD(S): Park So Dam GENRE: Romantic Comedy MY SCORE: 6/10 WHAT LED ME TO IT? Who was I following? AHN JAE HYUN What had I just watched? BLOOD STATUS: Completed IF COMPLETED, how many times? ———- 2 ———- If I’ve watchedContinue reading “My KDrama Commentary: CINDERELLA AND THE FOUR KNIGHTS”