Lucky me!, Small doses of wisdom

A good one


We just got back from an out of town trip and before I even recount our adventures, I suddenly felt an overpowering wave of gratefulness. So I end tonight with thoughts and thanks and hopes and prayers... I complain often of how stillness is elusive but this weekend reminded me that my opportunities outweigh my… Continue reading A good one

Catharsis, Lucky me!

I have great friends!


Someone made me realize that the I have great circles of friends -- circles because I have more than one. They're not afraid to tell the truth or to break bad news. Of course, this can be very uncomfortable at times but it keeps all of us grounded. They don't take sides! Another great realization… Continue reading I have great friends!

Lucky me!, Shopaholic must-haves, Sorta Review

Fixing Fried Hair


I've had my hair straightened thrice, relaxed once, and rebonded about 6 times. Rebonding has always been great until the last one and I ended up with really brittle hair with most strands breaking at the point where it was last flat-ironed. I've been trying to revive it with BenchFix's Kerastase treatments but it could… Continue reading Fixing Fried Hair

Lucky me!, Sorta Review

3-0 Date Night


Only seeing each other on weekends, Nice and I decided not to share my birthday with anyone else but us. And of course, because our upstairs bathroom decided to ensure we couldn't do anything else the whole day (to be written in a short while... or maybe not). Nice made reservations at Cafe Ysabel, a… Continue reading 3-0 Date Night

Lucky me!, Sorta Review

To the Land Down Under


Woke up quite early today but unfortunately, not early enough to execute yesterday's plan. Time was never my good friend and today wasn't the day that we will forge a friendship. Good thing I had the most awesome fiacé who immediately rushed home to drive me to the airport (despite the fact that he's the… Continue reading To the Land Down Under