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”

Photo Guide Tours: MARIA CRISTINA FALLS

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)”

My KDrama Commentary: CINDERELLA AND THE FOUR KNIGHTS

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”

Photo Guide Tours: ARDENT HOT SPRINGS RESORT

Ardent Hot Springs Resort Located in Mambajao, Camiguin Discovered in the early 1980s, this was literally a steaming hot river of water flowing down Mt. Hibuk-Hibuk. It was so hot, you could actually boil an egg in it! Well, it would take about 30 minutes, but yes, a hard-boiled egg you would get. And becauseContinue reading “Photo Guide Tours: ARDENT HOT SPRINGS RESORT”

Living with Alzheimer’s 17 (a series)

REPETITION If it were just preparing her food (osterizing her rice because she can’t chew anymore), bathing her, keeping her company while she slept, changing her clothes, assisting her to go to the bathroom or up and down the stairs, or even jogging her memory, I have no qualms about being her caregiver. It’s theContinue reading “Living with Alzheimer’s 17 (a series)”

My Weekly KDrama Commentary

My Preferences Warning: All my commentaries contain spoilers! MY KDRAMA COUNT (as of August 31, 2020): 79 MY TOP 5 LOVES: Love in the Moonlight Healer Touch Your Heart Hwarang Oh My Venus My Sassy Girl 5 THINGS ABOUT MY TOP 5: I was hooked – line and sinker – in the FIRST EPISODE. IContinue reading “My Weekly KDrama Commentary”