How To Manage Conflicts and Difficult People | #byTitaMarfs

“You are no good.You look unpleasant.Kadiri your pimples.No one will love you for the way you look.You UGLY.You cannot do it. You are Hopeless.” Often times, we heard these words through jokes or simple chitchat with friends, classmates or office mates. If not, they really meant to say it. (Ouch!) When hanging out with friends,…

Sunday Thoughts: How’s my 2019 so far?

Hello September! /09.22.2019/ What a beautiful day 🌸 Aside from the start of a long celebration of Christmas in Philippines, its also the time of the year again for me to reflect on the things I have to accomplish this year. (Lol so early) As much of my close friends know, I keep bunch of…

CAFE HOPPING IN SOUTH KOREA | Jukjeon Cafe Street – NONAMED

Over an hour train and bus ride from Seoul, you will find this amazing street of Jukcheon in Gyeonggi-do. HOW TO GO From Seoul Station, take the subway to Jungja Station. Then, transfer to bus 116-1 going to Jukcheon. That afternoon when we visited Gyeonggi-do, we actually went to Jungja cafe street before going to…

Planning my Summer Trip| #TitaMarfs goes to Seoul 2019

It has been 10 months since I last visited South Korea. And yes, I am so excited! For the past three trips I had in Seoul, it was just either cold or frozen. And, hooray it will be my first Summer in SoKor! Even though, its Summer all year round in Manila, I cant help…

Sunday Afternoon

14th of July. Sunday.  What a gloomy day. Sky is a bit dark,  yet the clouds are bright. I smell the sweet and burnt cookies I made last night as I sip the mixed coffee by my side. I  am outside the store, sitting, reminiscing…wondering. Wandering from one place to another, I thought. In my…

Frozen Yet Warm Visit | Seoul, South Korea Trip (Winter, 2017)

It has been always such a wishful fantasy for me to actually walk under the snow fall and experience Winter. Who could ever thought that a group of stingy friends who would usually argue where to eat the cheapest decided for a 10-Day trip in Seoul, South Korea just because of a Korean Variety Show!…

Inverted Crunch Time: God knows what’s the best for me

“I can never make these moments last. I cling to them, but like everything, they fade. I have lived my life on these moments, and I realize that everything is exactly the way it was meant to be.” – Christopher Isherwood, A Single Man How did I end up working at wee hours? Sleeping at…

For Someone I called Myself

Please breath. I know you’re gasping some air to breath. Your heart cringes ’cause the pain is slowly zapping you inside. Your head is in chaos whether you ignore those what you coined “crappy” moments and your eyes are blurry. All those emotions you have inside want to burst yet they can’t. Your voice hid in…

SCAMMED BY A FOREIGNER: Who’s the real victim?

Past 11 of a Monday night…I was on my way to work, when a foreigner approached me. He was with his son Jason, he claimed. The old man was very exhausted and sweaty. He said they were from BGC on their way to a bus terminal in Cubao when they were robbed. His story was…

Precious As Gem: That’s how He created me.

“You were bought at a price; do not become slaves of human beings…. Each person, as responsible to God, should remain in the situation they were in when God called them.” -1 Corinthians 7:23,24  Just like any flower, each of us were beautifully made. Every strands of your hair, the complexion of your skin, your…