How do Filipinos see a Pinay with a White Partner? There was a time when my Fiancé and I were wandering around Intramuros. A group of old “tambays” looked at us and I heard one shouted “Ang swerte ni Inday, naka-jackpot.”Upon hearing that, I was very upset. To a Tagalog gal, Inday refers to housemaids, and … Continue reading How Do I Deal With Stereotypes & Prejudices?
As a Filipina Fiancée of a man who grew up in the United Kingdom, I feel the need to bring Matt to places that they don't have in England. He had already been to many places around the world but I realized I should take him to awesome places in my own country whenever he … Continue reading Travelling as a Couple: 2 Nights in Puerto Gallera
Since it was another golden week in Japan, Matt was able to spend 1 week with us in the Philippines. The first half was spent celebrating Charly's birthday and the second was for a surprise holiday I booked for him in Puerto Galera. And in that surprise vacation, I was the one who got even … Continue reading A Marriage Proposal in the Sky
Time flew so fast and before I knew it, I was a couple of months ahead from Charly’s 1st Birthday. I was excited at first, but when I thought about the budget, it took me a while to find a venue. Good thing Matthew has been very helpful with this and after some discussions, we decided … Continue reading A Toy Story Themed Birthday Celebration at Pixie Forest, Festival Mall in Alabang