Hanging Loose at Disney Aulani Resort, Ko Olina, Hawaii 

Opposites attract. That old adage can’t be farther from the truth when describing me and my husband. Early on in our relationship, I have noticed we were interested in different things. His idea… Continue reading

Travel the world with my Starbucks mugs

I used to collect Hard Rock Cafe t-shirts mainly because they had the names of the cities they were from on the front of every shirt. It was my way of letting people know… Continue reading

Simple moments

Since my son’s bone marrow transplant, we’ve been hiding in solitude–keeping away from germs, afraid of waking up the monster beast called cancer and its violent return. I do miss my social life.… Continue reading

My life in seasons 

   Autumn is my favorite season. I love watching the leaves change from green to orange, red, yellow, and brown. The weather is also  gorgeous during this time of the year. It’s not… Continue reading

It’s cancer. Again.

Originally posted on Kuya's Notebook:
This is my brother, Jude. He’s ten years old. And in December 2010, he had a bone marrow transplant that saved his life. Today, I found out that…

Life changes and my last post…for a while

For those of you who are following me here, and to the incredible new friends I’ve made through the wonderful world of blogging, I bid farewell… for now. I haven’t mentioned anything about… Continue reading

Hiking through the Rainforest Jungle at Mānoa Falls

Before  we left for Hawaii, there was a short period of time when I was going through emotional fatigue. My days involved many unproductive hours just laying in bed. Thankfully, I snapped out of… Continue reading

North Shore, Part 2: The Historic Town of Hale’iwa

Waikiki Beach is the more cosmopolitan side of Oahu where most tourists stay. But if you are looking for something less action packed (in terms of crowd) and more laid back beaches but… Continue reading

North Shore, Part 1: The Scenic Drive along the Kamehameha Hwy

If you ask a surfer in Oahu where the best waves are, they will surely point you to go north. North Shore beaches are best known for its waves, a mecca for surfers.… Continue reading

Trekking Diamond Head in Oahu

The number one thing in my must-do list while in Honolulu was to climb Lē’ahi, more commonly known as the Diamond Head State Monument. Once an active volcano, it is now the most… Continue reading