Mindanao Trip 2015

Last week (July 24-28) my mom went to the island of Mindanao for work purposes and since I still didn’t have a regular job, I decided to tag along.

I had fun and learned a lot, but this trip wasn’t as much as a vacation as one would expect. Since the purpose of my mom’s trip was to present to some of her longtime clients and some new ones, we were always on-the-go. During night time, her clients’ events would end at 10-11pm and the next morning, we’d have to be checked out of the hotel and ready for boarding the van before 9am. We also kept traveling from place-to-place- kinda like what gypsies do. Still it was an experience I’ll never forget.

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Oz Day 2015

Oscars Day 2015.

2014 to me was a year of movies. It was exciting to get to go to our local movie theater almost every month because there were just too many good flicks! I knew I had to see them right away. This is why I was so enthusiastic about this year’s Academy Awards.

Like I do (almost) every year, I woke up a little “early” today to watch the live broadcast- hair messy, eyes red, and still tired from last yesterday’s all-nighter. But hey, timezones don’t stop us non-Americans from tuning in.

And without spoiling anything, here’s what I thought of the said Awards show…

 

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