Category Archives: life

Unique (free) gifts for your special Mom | Mother’s Day Edition

  As Mother’s Day is approaching (in US and South East Asia), I would like to share what I think would make a rather special Mother’s Day. Now, as the tittle suggested, I am going to outline few things you could do today to make your mom feels extra special! The twist is, you can…

Fab life at 35 | Happiness Project

I just recently turned 35. ‘Do not regret growing older. It’s a privilege denied to many’  The above says it all. I could look into the mirror and count my wrinkles. Or, I could look into the mirror and count my blessings that my husband is still unable to find a single gray hair on…

Self-love on Valentine’s Day

This is the month of February when we are celebrating love on Valentine’s Day. I am moved to write something about self-love as I have been surrounded by issues that really challenges the existence of love itself. Today, I am going to tell you stories about myself, my struggles and what Valentine means to me.…

Countdown to Christmas | 2016

I knew when we left November of 2016, December will come and go -too quickly and too fast than I could handle. I decided to digest and enjoyed it thoroughly via digital means which was facilitated by social media platform such as #instagram or #youtube. Btw, before I moved on and feast your eyes with…

Lies You Tell Yourself |Lemonade Moments

I’m called to write this after reading several status updates and Facebook comments. Yes, it is my calling, happy? 😇Here, I’m simply gonna let you see the naked truth -exactly like how Beyonce did it in Lemonade. Minus the booty. And 🍋🍋🍋   Yes, I understand that it is your Facebook page. Hence you have…

She is just a number | SEX TRAFFICKING

In a smoky karaoke room, she stood still amongst many other girls. She wore a make-up that was forcefully smeared onto her face. Her dress was short, tight and cheaply wrapped around her small waist. A fake gold necklace hung across her chest. She glanced back at the lustful eyes that yearn to place their…

The White Iban Man

I met him in the fall of 2008. It was Sunday and I was on-call in a hospital with my fellow intern. We marched together from ward to ward, trying our best clearing mundane jobs like inserting intravenous cannulas, taking bloods, charting pain killers, the list goes on. We were on our feet all day,…