September in the Philippines.

Visiting Evia Lifestyle Center with my family. It’s a gorgeous strip mall along Daang Hari.

About to step into an H&M with my mom. ❤

With Michelle and Toni at Century Mall in Makati.

With the family at Samgyupsalamat in Makati.

I can never say no to Korean. ❤

This is how I looked like in September 2018.

Today x Future – love the ambiance here!

I must say… I really felt 33 at this place.

TRUE. Make a move or lose it.

Yummy kebabs at Ziggurat in Makati.

Helping them film Wines & Titas season 4!

After a few glasses of wine.

Ate Florence, Kate, CJ and baby Kyle.

Kimchi noodles + my brother’s Nintendo Switch

Tom looking dapper as always.

Seeing Kux again after so many years!

The good guys.

Grabe the traffic in Manila this past trip. It just gets worse and worse!

Skype nights with my boyfriend.

Paul ordering at King Bee.

Family photo by King Bee.

My cousin’s house in Tanza… being repainted.

Renewing my driver’s license at the LTO in Kawit. Crazy 8-hours.

Tsokolate de batirol at Balay Dako in Tagaytay. Absolutely LOVE this place.

A view of Taal Volcano on a September day in 2018.

Spending the night with Upper in Tagaytay.

It’s a REAL fireplace!

We both brought our laptops to Taal Vista Hotel. We both did not use ’em.

Our family driver Kuya Boyet… relaxing on Upper’s porch.

Enjoying some bulalo and Filipino food with my family in Tagaytay.

Crispy Kangkong with chunks of pork meat on top.

My book fair haul.

With Candy and her beautiful family.

It’s Nikki and Niko… from the states!

A nice lunch at Locavore (S’Maison) with my college friends Candy and Joy.

Beers with Ms. Rose… my former boss… happy 20th year at ABS-CBN!

Lara, Deejay, Suzie and Ms. Rose — like a throwback to 2007!

My former workplace… now with a brand new floor and pantry. Nice!

Just another day for Jerome, Deejay, Lara and Ms. Rose.

Meeting with Badge at ABS-CBN (The Loop)!

Mister Kebab at West Avenue with my parents.

Spotted an ABS-CBN “tent” at Vertis North.

A nice, peaceful alternative to the aging Trinoma. Here’s Vertis North!

The parents with… the Predator.

This place… again.

ID photo for my paperwork at the BI in Intramuros.

Ay, yes PJ? 🙂

The sisig at Calle Real = ❤

Mario Odyssey nights.

Wine and Skyflakes + cheese.

Yummy hotdogs from this NY staple. Now open in Manila.

With my mom… who took care of my two-week trip to the Philippines. I love you. ❤