The Language of Love

stories from Love — that's me!

May Fest Wrap


Back where I came from, May has been a month of endless fiestas and festivities. Fiestas are celebrations for patron saints of a certain parish or community within the parish. In Sydney, the month of May ushers the end of Autumn season and the start of anticipated festivals namely The Sydney Writer’s Festival and Vivid Sydney […]


New Year in Two Cities

New Year 2014 Sydney

If Manila is considered as one of the “Christmassy” cities in the world, it is fair to say that Sydney earns the title of the “New year” city. Sydney once again did not fail to shine and impress thousands of spectators in this year’s New Year extravaganza that has a budget of $6.8 million for […]

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I get by with a little help from my “kitchen” friends

“Little” is an understatement. My so-called “kitchen” friends have helped me tremendously in my domestic survival. In the Philippines, I never learned how to cook. I didn’t have to. With my mama around and accessible fast food outlets near the office, there was no point in learning. Until I got married. One of the unwritten […]

Rainy Day Thoughts


“Rainy days and Mondays always get me down.”  70′s singer Karen Carpenter reckoned.   Personally, I like rainy days and Mondays at the moment because I’m working from home. Rainy day is a bummer when you have to commute and go to work especially on a Monday. Sydney has been battered by winds and rains these […]

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Labas Lietuva! People (Part 3 of 3)

and my favourite photo with our little photographer

PEOPLE The highlight of our Lithuania trip was the daily meet-ups for 9 consecutive days. Having to meet a new set of people everyday was exhilarating! It felt like we were on a speed dating session. Only difference is, they were not strangers but friends and family members. MY LITHUANIAN FAMILY There was a stark […]

Labas Lietuva! Hello Lithuania (part 1 of 3) Places

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I fell in love with a wonderful Lithuanian guy back in 2009. This year, I found myself falling in love all over again. Only this time, with hubby’s homeland. Australia and Lithuania are world’s apart (literally on the other side of the earth). We bridged this gap with an arduous 21-hour long journey across three […]

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5 Ways to Perk Up and Feel good

credit: keep-calm-perk-up (UK)

I was feeling a bit down this morning and desperately want to shake this feeling off! I didn’t want to go through my day this way and so nearly exhausted all means to perk myself up again. Choose an upbeat music (personally, I like dance or rock. In this instance, I played Feel this Moment and Viva […]

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