Craft + The Craft of Tarot

One of our card pulls during the reading.

It’s really nice when two things you really like come together unexpectedly—in my case, one of my favorite iced mocha concoctions at Craft Coffee Revolution and my interest in reading tarot. I’ve been studying how to read cards and collecting them too, but it’s been a while since I last fell […] Read more »

Foot Finds

courtesy of Holika Holika

I’ve been living in sandals lately and have since become hyper aware of my feet. There’s nothing more unattractive than cracked heels, dingy toes and unkempt cuticles! Whether you prefer to lounge in a luxe Nail Spa or would rather DIY, here are some ways to keep your toes and […] Read more »

The Quickest Happiest (Studio) Fix!


Hair has always been my most fussed-over beauty to-do. For the last five years, stylist Alex Carbonell of Studio Fix has taken my hair from short to long, straight to curly, and back again full circle. I had time to kill at Greenbelt 5 yesterday and found my feet taking […] Read more »

Review: Erin Condren Life Planner


I am a paper planner junkie (see my 2014 planner round up). I know this because I have been trolling the Erin Condren Life Planners all over the Internet for the last three years. #sorrynotsorry Living in Manila however, doesn’t make this behemoth of a planner easily accessible. Plus, it is priced […] Read more »

See you at the Barre


Pia had already written about her Barre3 experience a couple of years ago, but I thought it would be fun to share mine. When the yoga-pilates-ballet workout first launched in Manila years back, I dragged my best friend to take a free class. After 60 minutes, one line stuck: “Say good […] Read more »

Beating the sniffles


If the summer heat has had you trapped in a head cold, headache or some other form of discomfort (like me), the season can be almost unbearable. A few weeks ago, I caught a bug that’s been going around and was scrounging around my closet for remedies that actually worked. […] Read more »

Flow Easy


Two years ago, I took a special yoga class called the Tao of Woman. I had gotten a flyer at one of the yoga lectures on yoga and wellness I attended at Global Mala and was intrigued. The class would delve deeper into how we could integrate both yin and yang yoga with […] Read more »

Diving into Chinese Medicine

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About a year ago, I experienced this weird twitching in my right eye. Common sense told me it was a sign of stress but I couldn’t for the life of me figure out what was putting me under pressure — work was going well, I was practicing yoga regularly, and […] Read more »

Love, Misadventure and Lullabies


Sleep is one of my biggest (non) guilty pleasures. Nothing feels better than a good night’s rest! I like getting into the ritual of things before resting at night—here are some tools of the trade.   My latest read has been Lena Dunham’s “Not That Kind of Girl” on my […] Read more »