All About Life

All About Life

This blog of mine contains articles about life. True stories, motivations, and others.


Discover Philippines - Part One

22 Mar 2021 2 minute read 1 comment Gwenie

  Beyond the gorgeous places like Boracay, Cebu, Palawan, and other known tourist destinations, the Philippines has so much more to offer. With 7107 islands dotting the Philippine archipelago, you'll never run out of amazing places to explore. So her...

Biringan — The Phantom City of Samar

8 Feb 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Gwenie

Around the world, there are many stories about mysterious and lost cities. But unlike the famous Atlantis and El Dorado, Biringan City isn't a lost city. It is just invisible and can only be accessed if the engkantos that live there want it to be. En...

Filipino Desserts

8 Feb 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Gwenie

Being an archipelago with many regions, the Philippines offers a wide variety of desserts. Here are some of the most popular that can be found all over the country or can easily be made at home. Leche Flan Photo credits to the WarPig Facebook page....

Hypnic Jerk

20 Aug 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Gwenie

Have you ever been so close to falling asleep, only to be woken up by sudden jolt or jerk in your body? Well, that falling feeling is quite common and it is called the hypnic jerk. A hypnic jerk is a brief and sudden involuntary contraction of the mu...

Random Photographs

18 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Gwenie

Aug 17, 2020 | Tuesday Have a great and blessed day! \^0^/ It's been a long week and many things happened. Adjusting to a new work was never easy and I needed tons of patience to survive! :D It was tiring as well because we walked every day going peo...

A Lesson From Forky

2 Aug 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Gwenie

For those who have watched Toy Story 4, you probably know Forky. He is just a disposable spork until Bonnie made him into a toy. Photo credits to artstation.com | Artist: Flavio Novi His character in the movie appeared to be self-loathing and nai...

Making a Cake Without an Oven

28 Jul 2020 2 minute read 0 comments Gwenie

Yesterday was my youngest sibling's 10th birthday. To celebrate her day, we decided to make her a cake. For some people, a.k.a our family, who do not own an oven, searching for an alternative way is the key. And this is what we found online. Please n...

Haiku

27 Jul 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Gwenie

Haiku is well-known for its 5/7/5 rule. Historically, haiku is derivative of the Japanese hokku. Hokku is an opening part or stanza of a larger Japanese poem known as renga. But eventually, writers began to write them as a stand-alone poem. Tradition...

Fun Facts | Animals

26 Jul 2020 1 minute read 3 comments Gwenie

The world around us is full of surprises and secrets and it is impossible not to be curious. So here I am to share a series of some fun facts. I started with the animal kingdom. As we all know, this kingdom is undeniably a diverse place. Though we kn...

Binaural Beats

25 Jul 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Gwenie

Many people listen to binaural beats to help them reduce anxiety and induce sleep or relaxation. Binaural beats can only be heard using earphones or headphones. When the left and right ear hear two slightly different tones, the difference of the ton...