Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 04 – 17 Dec 2015, Thursday I woke up real early. At about 6.30am, determine to leave St. Gabriel.I have seen enough of the South and wanting to head to the North. The drive this time was a bit more interesting. Heaps of red earth mountain. It’s quite an unique view.I was determined not to…

Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 03 – (16 Dec 2015 , Wednesday) Finally, we got our rental car. Not a very big car but sufficient for our travel. It’s a Renault-Clio. Silver in colour, manual, 4 doors and a big trunk. Reasonably new car too. We rented the car for CFP $4 12 00 (16 Dec-26 Dec). The cheapest…

Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 2 – (15 Dec 2015 – Tuesday) We started early today. We arranged for a rental car for the period of 16 Dec-26 Dec. Woke up around 8.30am, had breakfast at the youth hostel and went to the Latin Quarter. I was a bit disappointed with the place. I guess I expected more. Anyhow,…

Travellogue – New Caledonia

Day 01 (14 Dec 2015 – Monday) We arrived around 2pm at the youth Hostel. Got our key and went to our room on the top level. Room D6. Basic room, clean with a fantastic view from its verandah.Can’t complain. We were real hungry at this point. So was trying to find something to eat….

Officially a Mrs.

About 2 weeks ago, I married my partner, CF. The weather was so unpredictable on our wedding day. It was windy, sunny-ish and rainy. Of course, at the back of my head I was yearning for more sun since we are getting married outdoor by the beach. Camping-themed wedding. We didn’t get exactly get what we…

To Date

I have been meaning to blog for some time. But I don’t know. I guess you could call it writer’s block? Many times for the last couple of month, I sat down in front of my laptop and there is literally nothing. Just blank. It is not like I have nothing to say or I…

How to make tough choices?

The funny thing is making so-called “tough choices” or even in making any sort of choices had never been a big issue for me. Why? Because I make my decision with my heart and gut instincts. It has yet to fail me. Most people will said this kind decision-making is an emotional one and will…

Marriage and Wedding

So, is there a difference in the above? Of course, there is. There is a huge difference between a wedding and a marriage. I think often couple confused the two where a wedding is marriage in the midst of all those excitement. But it is far from that easy. Weddings are fun, bubbly, positive, full of…

Minimalist Living is a Choice

Call it what you like but for me, living less means having more (more time, more organisation, more control, more to live my dream). I have no idea how I get to where I am today in regards to my living choice. Just that I favor “minimalist lifestyle” [meaning:] downsizing (less stress in terms of rent or…

No Knead Bread | Recipe

I found this No Knead Bread Recipe from New York Time and seem really interesting. Time: About 1½ hours plus 14 to 20 hours’ rising 3 cups all-purpose or bread flour, more for dusting ¼ teaspoon instant yeast 1¼ teaspoons salt Cornmeal or wheat bran as needed. 1. In a large bowl combine flour, yeast…

The F-word!!

I have no idea what you are thinking but I was thinking of the word “feminism“. So, what’s feminism? If you plainly just google it, you will find this: Feminism is a collection of movements and ideologies aimed at defining, establishing, and defending equal political, economic, cultural, and social rights for women. This includes seeking…

Fluctuating Life – Normal or abnormal?

It has been awhile since I have updated this blog. Some friends were wondering if I am still alive? LOL! Unfortunately for you, I am very much alive but life has been fluctuating. Just before starting this post, I was just thinking to myself. What should I write about after some months of abandoning this…