@seconds.mnl’s pre-loved & (sometimes) new goodies

Many years ago, I used to frequent this ukay-ukay store (can’t remember the store’s name) somewhere in Kamias, Quezon City. I trusted the place and from experience, I got to score lovely pieces for an affordable price. I was into blouses and dresses during that time that I really had to ask the saleslady when … More @seconds.mnl’s pre-loved & (sometimes) new goodies


It was one hectic day (during my OOT work assignment) and while I was discussing work concerns with a staff, that I noticed a book on an officemate’s work area. It got me distracted. :) After I finished with the discussion, I proceeded to ask the owner of the book of its genre. I have … More connections

surprises are love

I’ve always been appreciative of the simple things in my life. For  me, happiness is not just about having the things you need and want but beyond that. I bask with many happy surprises everyday and they never cease to overwhelm me: My cousin Verl is already pregnant! Adrean’s wonderful developments. Seeing him smile, laugh … More surprises are love

old songs

I can’t remember when I started to love listening to old songs from the 60’s & 70’s. But I simply prefer them now than the new ones. Could it be associated with age or I just want this soothing feeling that listening to them brings? Can’t really tell. he he Here are my picks (in no particular order): The … More old songs

simple joys

I’m on to a happy note. While I look forward to watching The Proposal and 500 Days of Summer, I savor the simple things that make me happy– the rainy days sundae and fries tandem at McDonald’s reasonably fast internet connection my amaryllis in bloom hot chocolate at night the feel of my jammies listening … More simple joys