Hong Kong – September 2018 (Part 1)

“I have seen travel plans happen only when they were made overnight.” -Sanhita Baruah I had to go see my sister. That was all I thought of when I booked my flight to Hong Kong. If I had to break my back and extend hours at work so I would not cause any problems meetingContinue reading “Hong Kong – September 2018 (Part 1)”

Just Baked: Cream Puffs!!!

“Maybe  there’s no scientific evidence of desserts curing what ails you, but if you ask me, the jury’s still out on science anyway. ” ― Crystal Cestari, The Best Kind of Magic Cream puffs are one of the treats Mom used to buy us when my sister and I were kids. Despite not being aContinue reading “Just Baked: Cream Puffs!!!”

A Merry Berry Breakfast

“One should not attend even the end of the world without a good breakfast.”  -Robert A. Heinlein Last August 21, my country celebrated two holidays: Ninoy Aquino Day and Eid al-Adha. We were actually hoping for Eid al-Adha to be celebrated on the 22nd like the rest of the world, I think but even just one dayContinue reading “A Merry Berry Breakfast”

Out of Breath and Paralyzed

My aunt died of an asthma attack. I wasn’t going to let it be the end of me. I have had asthma since I was a kid. While others grew out of it, I didn’t. Blame it on genetics, I guess. I don’t really recall being on maintenance meds for a long time. I didContinue reading “Out of Breath and Paralyzed”