I LOVE babies. My parents freak out when I dangle the little idea of getting them soon (which, in all honesty, I have no immediate plans of having, really). I just truly love being witness to the miracle of life-- in the form of those plump-cheeked, tiny-limbed and (good-God) heaven-smelling babes. In just a few … Continue reading Welcome to the World!
Sunday. March 18, 2012. You know those days when you just don’t feel like doing anything? When you feel the world’s weight on your shoulders—days when you just don’t feel like it? It was one of those days. And yet the great puppeteer up there, just had to pull a few more strings, if only to … Continue reading All in the Past
I (used to) secretly mock people who'd rely on self-help books or resort to weird activities, to get through a crisis. I won't go into specifics because I might just die on the spot, but let's just say I was never a fan of Oprah, Chicken Soup, or silly antics such as writing to yourself. No … Continue reading Quoting my way through Grief
I have a lot to be thankful for. A whole lot. My whole lot, in fact. And to to others, it may seem that I've had it easy, that I've been given an overdose of luck or spared from life's ills and tragedies. While I find that notion to be somewhat true, I must say … Continue reading To have and to hold
Note: This was written, news feature-style.Hence, the "brevity" and un-Sabness of it. :p Well, on February 11, 2012, Bettina Margarita Andrea V. Jose, definitely had the world in her hands, on her lap and everywhere else in between. Held on her actual 18th birthday, the “worldly” celebration was held at the Manila Polo Club, Forbes Park, … Continue reading Bettina turns 18: (A month late, I know.)