• Coping Amidst The Covid-19 Coronavirus Pandemic in the UK With Elderly Parents

    In early February 2020, my friend sent a message over to me from Beijing, China. She …

  • Sometimes, We Achieve More When We Slow Down

    When I was little, I thought that adults who were always in a hurry were …

  • Have You Ever Caught Someone Talking About You In Another Language?

    I have. I was having lunch with my fiance the other day when I overheard …

  • The Impossible Dream

    A song composed by Mitch Leigh with lyrics by Joe Darion To dream the impossible …

  • My Daily Morning Rituals To Make Each Day Happier

    Getting up is hard to do and even though you find yourself awake before your …

  • So, We Finally Started Watching ‘Game Of Thrones’ and This Is What …

    I remember the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge saying in an interview once that they …

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    Log Out Muna…Pag May Time…

    Ang bilis ng panahon. Mag da-dalawang dekada na rin ang lumipas simula ng mag Y2K. Naaalala ko pa nga yung Barbie na binili ni Papa sa akin bago mag bagong taon na pinangalanan kong ‘Millenia’. Parang kahapon lang na narinig…

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    Life Lessons From 2018

    Life Lessons From 2018

    Happy 1st Anniversary to THE TALA! Last year was filled with so much adventure and there were so many surprises that came our way. I thought that 2018 was going to be a quiet year compared to a busy and…
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    The Benefits of Mindful Journals

    The Benefits of Mindful Journals

    As we welcome the new year ahead of us, we start to think about our resolutions and goals. This is the time for embracing the changes that are about to come our way- the time for new beginnings. Many of&…
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    Why Christmas Is For The Spirit, Not The Superficial

    Why Christmas Is For The Spirit, Not The Superficial

    Growing up in the Philippines where the season to be jolly officially starts at around September all the way through to December (the ‘BER’ months) and of course all the way through to New Year’s Day… I learned from …
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    What Clothes To Pack When Travelling To Rome In Winter

    What Clothes To Pack When Travelling To Rome In Winter

    We went on a last minute trip to Rome. I panicked a little because I didn’t know what clothes to pack. Thanks to British Airways and their generous 23 kg luggage allowance, I was able to cram in quite a&…
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