video games

Every Sunday, I make it a point to go to my brother's house and spend the whole day there. No work, nothing stressful. It's just me hanging out with my brother and my sister-in-law and their kids. It's been very helpful to my sanity to have that one day where I don't have to do…Read more video games


family reunion

On the last week of February, I went to Bacolod, along with all my siblings, to spend a few days with my parents. For the first time in twenty years, my whole family was complete. Well, there are exceptions -- Michelle's husband and kids weren't there, and Bing's son wasn't there -- but everyone I…Read more family reunion

Labor Day Weekend

It was a long Labor Day Weekend. Labor Day was on a Monday and because of the APEC Summit being held here, the government gave a strange it's-a-holiday-but-not-a-holiday sort of announcement for Thursday and Friday. Lots of people went out of town and I got an invite to go to Caliraya with Cat and Carlo…Read more Labor Day Weekend

Another August Gone

And just like that, August is done. Tomorrow, September will rear its head and we'll start hearing Christmas songs in the malls and taxi cab radios. There will be a certain bite to the wind and a sudden feeling of urgency begins to make itself felt. I will know no such thing, though. Halfway through…Read more Another August Gone