I had difficulty in deciding on what things to bring during my first climb, which was at Mt. Maculot (~611 masl) in Cuenca, Batangas, Philippines in January 2009. My backpack then was a Jansport bag. I brought 1 liter of water and 500 mL of sports energy drink. I still did not know how to budget my liquid supply. I almost ran out of water until the next morning. Continue reading “Five tips on how to pack lightly (for hiking newbies)”
“I Can’t Stay Mad at You because I choose and decide not to.”
Pride…revenge…hatred. Many people hold on to these when they are mad at somebody else in order to get even, and perhaps to make themselves feel better. There are many ways that people do to vent their anger. Continue reading “I can’t stay mad at you”
The thought of an ice cream makes me stop and think for a while. The sound of a dirty ice cream vendor’s bell makes me go out of the house hastily. An ice cream surprise can change my mood from grumpy to nice. Continue reading “Simply Irresistible: I-C-E C-R-E-A-M”
The Mercury Drug Suki Day Book 2016 is out!
The Suki Day Book 2016 comes in three colors: sandstone, gray and scarlet. It is covered in canvas fabric. The theme for the year 2016 is Continue reading “Mercury Drug Suki Day Book 2016”
About one-sixth of my life was spent in a home where we had to use mosquito nets at night. My favorite place in bed would be near the wall where I would get a better feel of the mosquito net texture when I rub or just even touch the sole of my feet on it. Continue reading “It Feels Good But I Can Hardly Explain Why”