“It’s called foam cleansing, so cleanse with foam!”

If you’ve read one of my blog posts before then you probably know that I do the double-cleanse, which is using an oil cleanser first to remove excess oil, sunscreen, or oil-based makeup, followed by water-based foam cleansing, which removes excess dirt and grime. I like foam cleansing better because I simply like the spanking…

Multi-layering serums

I’m multi-layering serums at the moment. The yellow one right here is a VC (Vitamin C) Effector and the sea green bottle is a PO (Pore tightening) Effector. Both are from It’s Skin’s Power 10 Formula line. Aside from extra hydration, serums treat specific skin conditions. I use the Vitamin C serum to brighten my…

My Top Picks – Korean Dramas for Mombies in 2016

Mombie (noun) – A mom who is beyond exhausted but stays up late to take advantage of kid-free time. The struggle is real. No matter how old your kids are and what job you do, being a mom can be exhausting. Of course, the smiles on our husbands’ and kids’ faces are already very rewarding but to be…

PK (2014)

PK is a 2014 Bollywood movie directed by Rajkumar Hirani and starring Aamir Khan (Peekay) and Anushka Sharma (Jagat Janani). It’s a story about a lost alien’s naive curiosity  and his quest to find his way home. Throughout his journey, he encounters people of different religion and attempts to challenge their views about faith. PK now seems to be…

Becoming Myself

God knows. He has not turned his face away. The very fact that we long for the change we do is a sign that we are meant to have it. Our very dissatisfaction with our weaknesses and struggles points to the reality that continuing to live in them is not our destiny. Excerpt From: “Becoming…

Herbs

  In nurturing your favorite herbs (i.e. basil, thyme, rosemary) you don’t just dig the soil and agitate the dirt far too long, otherwise you’re just making a big mess. Time will come when you should act on it and finally plant the seeds. Only then you will see the fruits of your labor. Discipleship…

Ring My Bell by Suzy (수지) – Uncontrollably Fond OST

It’s been a few months since we’ve seen the finale of Uncontrollably Fond  but I’m still unable to get over Suzy’s Ring My Bell. I sing this all the time–in the shower, while cooking, before I sleep, in the car, and even while putting my daughter Ingrid to sleep! It’s my current LSS (last song syndrome)….