My friends and I went on a quick weekend trip to the beach. It’s off season because habagat, the southwest monsoon is most active at this time. It was cloudy and VERY windy. But the beach is the beach, and I love it in all seasons.
We went to my father’s hometown a few weeks ago. I have only been there three times before, with the last visit at more than 10 years ago so it was great to be back and see members of the extended family again, aunts and uncles I remember from when I was much younger, and cousins… Continue reading Hometown Visit
I wanted to do several ones before this, but life happened, so my second feature of a strong (literally, physically!), inspirational woman is on…Hidilyn Diaz! A Filipina weightlifter who, as of yesterday, became the first Filipina to win an Olympic medal, the first from the Philippines to win a medal for weightlifting, and ended our… Continue reading Profile: Hidilyn Diaz