Okada Manila: a hotel and casino resort in bloom

Okada became my cup of tea as soon as I set foot in it. Its Japanese Cherry Blossom decorations mesmerized me to the point that I felt like taking pictures of the interiors and the venue attracted me even further as I continued roaming around. The resort is clean and well-maintained and it has several…

Camp L.I.F.E. 2017: From being a junior to senior facilitator

It has been five years since I joined camp. I was first trained as a junior facilitator whose responsibilities involved monitoring the room cleanliness, serving meals, taking care of co-camper buddies and being a role model, and was later promoted to apprentice facilitator whose responsibility involved co-facilitating in some workshops and activities in addition to…

Beauty and the Beast: A beautiful musical in and out

I am glad to have finally seen this movie after it has been watched by many. It is indeed worth the popular hype for several reasons, one of which is the fact that it is entertaining and not drugging.  It equally provides emotional feels that add more to the entertainment and the catchy songs that…

Explore the wonders of the land of the rising sun named Japan

I am finally glad to have visited the country I have long yearned to visit. It took me by chance to tour in Japan as my main purpose was to just receive my certificate in SENIA (c.f. SENIA Advocacy Awards 2017: “One day I want to honestly say I made it.”) and I appreciated every…

SENIA Advocacy Awards 2017: “One day I want to honestly say I made it.”

I would like to thank the SENIA committee for making this event possible. It was truly an honor to be recognized as one of the nominees and to receive a certificate on hand in front of special education professionals, advocates and interventionists. I would like to thank my childhood teachers turned lifetime mentors for helping…

Milan: Definitely one of the classics

One can never tired of watching this timeless drama a countless times.  There is a lot of greatness in this film more than the audience can enumerate, and this firstly includes its simple yet fully developed story line. With Jenny and Lino’s grown romance as its main plot, the film maker equally manages to establish…

Come and join the fun at the natural playground called The Fun Farm!

I felt being one of the luckiest to go to this breathtaking nature as part of the school field trip. I was glad to have taken every opportunity in trying once-in-a-lifetime outdoor activities such as obstacle courses and tent house climbing and in having my photo taken with the horse. However, the weather was rainy…

MMFF 2016: A Hope for the Better Change

The Metro Manila Film Festival is an annual event that is held in Metro Manila from Christmas Day (December 25) to the first weekend of January. Filipino films are the main focus of the festival, and the event would mostly feature blockbuster hits. However, tables have turned for the festival in 2016, wherein the featured…