I'll tell you a secret: I usually finish Christmas shopping by September. Yup! As someone with bipolar disorder, I need to manage my stress and Christmas is one of those holidays which looks amazing . . .
One of the trickiest thing to organize, in my experience, are hair styling tools. Blowdryers, hair irons, combs and brushes are nightmarish with their jumble of unsightly wires, and ugly plastic . . .
One of the skills I've learned as a trailing spouse or expat/diplo wife is how to declutter before a move. Moving our entire lives in increments of forty-foot containers is not as easy as it seems . . .
Before moving to Manila from Berlin, I was quite worried that it would be difficult to find Scandinavian-style furniture in Metro Manila. Luckily, there are more options now. Naturally it's not as . . .
When we arrived in Metro Manila two years ago, I vowed to find ways to live a good life without wasting precious time (better spent with my family) sitting in traffic and doing mind-numbing, . . .
Last week, I had the pleasure of attending Manila FAME. I was excited because as a blogger, they let me in as media and I was able to take pictures of the beautiful things that caught my eye so I can . . .
Last night I attended the opening of Design Story in Uptown Mall BGC. I usually avoid going out during rush hour... but seeing my favorite Scandinavian design brands being launched in Manila is one of . . .
When we would travel from the Philippines to Jakarta and back (we were posted in Jakarta for 4 years), we would take budget airlines Cebu Pacific because we can buy up to 45 Kilograms of weight per . . .
One thing that I haven't been able to live without since getting posted to Jakarta is Allercon Dust Mite Spray. It is regularly sprayed on our bed every few days and I bring a small bottle of it . . .
I've meant to write this post for a while. Guess what we usually ask our Filipino friends to bring us when they come to visit us in Jakarta? Everything can be found in a supermarket like Rustans . . .