33 Things That Are So True for People Who Are #ProudTeamBahay

There are those people with albums and albums-worth of vacay photos and clubbing snaps. And then there’s US. The homebodies. The proud members of #TeamBahay. The ones who are perpetually on #LolaMode and have no plans of fixing that. Here are 33 things that make us who we are + some tips on how to successfully drag … More 33 Things That Are So True for People Who Are #ProudTeamBahay

17 Reasons Why Tita-hood is Gonna be the Best Time of your Life

Scared of growing up into a tita and having all these changes happening to you? Surprisingly, there are a lot of upsides to becoming a grownup. Here’s my response to all the readers of my 27+ Definitive Signs We’re All Becoming a Tita who felt sadness, anxiety, and nostalgia when they’d realized they’re steadily growing up to … More 17 Reasons Why Tita-hood is Gonna be the Best Time of your Life

27+ Definitive Signs We’re All Becoming a Tita

Becoming a Tita is a lot like falling in love: “slowly, then all at once” Having inspired by my own shock, I listed down my, my friends’, and the Internet’s “coming-of-age” changes in an attempt to profile the typical ategirl slowly picking up Tita traits since college graduation*. Let’s see how many of these are true … More 27+ Definitive Signs We’re All Becoming a Tita

RECOMMENDED: Android Productivity Apps for Working Smarter

If you only tinker on your Google Play Store, you’ll discover a wide selection of FREE productivity apps (aside from Gmail) that can help you work smarter and adult better. (Really!) Here are my favorite Android productivity apps + reviews. Let’s exchange recommendations! DISCLAIMER: No, this is not a sponsored post. I wish it were … More RECOMMENDED: Android Productivity Apps for Working Smarter

[S20S] Dianne Angela on Meeting Her BF on Tinder, Best Lessons on Online Dating

“When people ask me where I met my boyfriend, I honestly say Tinder and people always get taken aback by my response,” Dianne Angela, 24, shares. “Most of the time I get swarmed with far too many follow-up questions. Why Tinder? Why did you agree to meet up with him? Isn’t that sketchy? Why would … More [S20S] Dianne Angela on Meeting Her BF on Tinder, Best Lessons on Online Dating

13 Love Quotes for Singles, Brokenhearted to Get Through Valentine’s Zen and Strong

Oh, FEBRUARY. Suddenly, everyone seems to be paired up and holding hands, and the streets overflow with a ridiculous supply of all things red — roses, stuffed toys, balloons, heart-shaped presents. Even schools and offices are decorated for the occasion! Some singles *coughs*, who have mostly been strong and confident about their own existences, falter … More 13 Love Quotes for Singles, Brokenhearted to Get Through Valentine’s Zen and Strong

13 #TitaTips on How to Make your Mondays Less Sucky, Bearable

1. Stop complaining about Monday already. Rationale #1: When we give a word to an experience, it becomes real. It comes alive. This is a linguistic truth. For example, there’s no Tagalog equivalent for the word snow because snow is a non-existent concept within the Tagalog experience. The Philippines is in the tropics. The Spanish … More 13 #TitaTips on How to Make your Mondays Less Sucky, Bearable

[S20S] Kristel Silang’s CAREER ADVICE on following your gut, tapping into your true potential

Welcome to Something by 20-something! In this blog segment, I interview some fellow yuppies about life after college, career, relationships, and transitioning to this whole adult thing. This segment aims to share real-life stories and insights on “The Real World” by 20-somethings so we, other 20-somethings of the world, can learn #protips on how to … More [S20S] Kristel Silang’s CAREER ADVICE on following your gut, tapping into your true potential

2015 Year-end Review: Regrets, Lessons, Big Wins

OVERVIEW 2015 for me has been a year of breaking points, reflections, and grand life auditing. The first half was really B A D, which prompted me to jump into the Great Unknown and take a 3-monthish break from adulting, where I did a lot of thinking and changing. Then my life took a 360° from that and everything turned … More 2015 Year-end Review: Regrets, Lessons, Big Wins

13 Quotes That Will Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

(DISCLAIMER: No therapeutic claims. Just ~zen~.) In school, we’re trained to be professionally competent and gritty for the ~Real World~. They’re right about that. But what I found after I’d graduated is that Being Chill All The Time is a very important trait that I must possess in order to rise above difficult people and … More 13 Quotes That Will Improve Your Emotional Intelligence