Woke up crying on Christmas Day

For the past 20 years of my life, Christmas was always meant to be spent with family. On my 21st, it isn't. So today, Christmas 2017, I'm not even surprised I woke up with a heavy heart and started my day crying. I came to think about how different life would be if I am [...]

How I almost lost someone close to me because of depression

Mental health awareness has been abuzz lately and never have I been so glad that a lot of people are getting informed and aware that depression is certainly not a joke. It was a few weeks ago when a Filipino comedian/artist who has been in the show business industry for so many years now dropped [...]

21 Things I’ve Learned Before Turning 21

Let me start this post by saying: I can't believe I'm turning 21 tomorrow!! I've been living for two decades and a year now; younger ones are already calling me Auntie; and my younger brother is now taller than me! Wow, how time flies. I've been 18 for three years already. Twenty-one years was fast. [...]

Global Village: Around The World in One Night

It has always been — I guess — everyone else's dream to travel the world. I've only been to 5 countries my whole life which means I still have 191 countries waiting for me. Long way to go, Miel! Anyway, for those of us who can't afford to travel the world (yet), I'm giving you a [...]

Received flowers from a guy who isn’t my boyfriend last Valentines

Hi! Long time, I know. I just want to post a quick kwento on my blog because I miss talking about random stuff here. How are you? I know I'm a month late but how did you spend your Valentines Day? Did you receive flowers? Chocolates? Or did you went to school and just headed [...]