It’s been quite a while. So many things have happened in the past couple of months. The biggest of them is – I’m back home. For good. After a 2 and a half year stint in Malaysia, I am back in my home country – the very beautiful 7,107 islands of the Philippines! It’s a… Continue reading I am back home – Philippines
A few years ago, I got into credit card debt. I can still remember the frustration I went through, barely being able to pay the minimum amount due for my credit card. Giving away a chunk of my paycheck every month to pay my credit card debt but could not seem to make a dent… Continue reading 5 tips on how to protect yourself from credit card debt
Last week, me and my teammates played Nintendo Wii at one of my tea mate’s house. It was my first time to play the game. And I was hooked! It’s been quite a while since I touched anything related to computer games. I still remember when I was still a kid. I would hang out… Continue reading What's so great with Nintendo Wii?
Happy Mother’s Day to all mothers! Here’s a great video created by my wife for mother’s day! I’m so proud of my wife. By the way, that’s me singing the background song “You Raised Me Up” by Josh Groban with my own acoustic guitar. Enjoy viewing!
Recently, my wife and I went fishing with our friends at a nearby park walking distance from Taman Jaya LRT station. It was Saturday morning and the sun has just risen. When we got there, there were already many people jogging around the area. We hurriedly went to look for a place to put the… Continue reading 5 tips on how to fish effectively – things I learned while fishing at Taman Jaya Park
To celebrate my wife’s birthday, my wife and I wanted to go out of town. Take some time off. Relax. We’ve both been very busy at work the past month and thought we both needed a break – a perfect getaway. There were a couple of things we had in mind. First, it had to… Continue reading Escapade to Malaysia's Pangkor Island Beach Resort
Maybe I’m just bored. I don’t know. There are many things in this world I’d like to do. But it’s easier to just let things be and not disturb the status quo. Pretend everything is ok, when it’s not. Life is screaming for something more, a life filled with passion, a life full of purpose. The more I reflect of things I don’t have, the more I feel depressed, the more I think that I want to quit, the more life feels like a burden. It’s scary. It’s challenging. I’m craving for an exciting new adventure.
Earlier, I was reading a book by Robert Kiyosaki, titled If You Want to Be Rich & Happy Don’t Go to School. In the book, Robert mentions something about a quote from Dr. Buckminster Fuller, Human beings were given a left foot and a right foot to make a mistake first to the left, then… Continue reading How to ride a bike? Learning reflections on Robert Kiyosaki's 'If you want to be rich and happy, don't go to school'
For the past couple of days, I’ve been reading the book Your Money or Your Life by Vicki Robin and Joe Dominguez. It’s a book I bought out on a whim as I saw it on sale at 20% discount. I was actually looking for another book, but when I saw the title, I remembered… Continue reading Your Money or Your Life
I’ve just finished reading Steve Pavlina’s latest post about “Living paycheck to paycheck”. I don’t think I am currently living on a paycheck to paycheck at the moment, but one thing that struck me about the post is sharing from a place of abundance rather than scarcity. On a typical day, my wife and I… Continue reading Mindset – the thin line between scarcity and abundance