Creating Mermaid Island: How I Went from Being Jobless to Becoming My Own Boss in Just One Year

Me: “Babe, gusto kong gumawa ng sariling cosmetic and skincare line.” Babe: “Anong unique sa gagawin mo?” Me: “Natural and organic ingredients.” Babe: “Meron ng ganyan. Ano pa ang difference mo sa mga existing brands?” Me: “<Thinks deeply..> Hmm.. MERMAID?!” This was our conversation way back in September 2017. You see, life after work wasn’t … Continue reading Creating Mermaid Island: How I Went from Being Jobless to Becoming My Own Boss in Just One Year

Find Form and Function with CND’s Creative Play Gel Polish Summer 2019 Collection

Summer girls have different ways of expressing their vibe during their most favorite season, including me. It is a known fact that aside from the lips, nails are the absolute accessory of women that are part of the body. And they just call “Hey it’s summer, aren't you gonna paint or glam us up?” True … Continue reading Find Form and Function with CND’s Creative Play Gel Polish Summer 2019 Collection

Smell Scentsational with Perfume Dessert

Whenever I receive perfume as gifts, they usually end up not being used because I am pretty sensitive to strong scents. I remember nursing a cold after spraying what’s somewhat ‘too fragrant’ for my picky nose. That was why; I am pretty impressed with this aesthetically appealing line of perfumes called Perfume Dessert. Perfume Dessert … Continue reading Smell Scentsational with Perfume Dessert

Oh, Organic! – The Sweetest and Safest Way to Hair-Free Skin

Two-months into postpartum, I can say that my body is slowly getting back to its pre-pregnancy state, and I'm trying to get all the help I need. When it comes to unwanted hair, I only go for the natural and organic. You’ve probably already heard of sugar waxing. You’ve heard that it’s an organic process … Continue reading Oh, Organic! – The Sweetest and Safest Way to Hair-Free Skin

The Naked Fusion’s Organic Soaps to Quench your Thirsty Skin

A lot of things can change in a woman’s body during pregnancy, and one of the most affected if I may say is the skin. I have always taken pride on how my Mom took care my sister’s and I’s skin through the years, and that’s what I envision in doing to my son now … Continue reading The Naked Fusion’s Organic Soaps to Quench your Thirsty Skin

Look Whooo is Almost Due Mom-to-Be Giveaway

Golly, time flies so fast and I’m turning 37 weeks on Tuesday, August 7! Which means, the merbaby can come out anytime soon! To celebrate this huge milestone, I am conducting a “Mom-to-Be Giveaway”! If you are following my Encyclopevia Facebook Page, you would know that this started last week. But fret not, you still … Continue reading Look Whooo is Almost Due Mom-to-Be Giveaway

7 Things to Do When Preparing for Your Maternity Shoot

Last week, I finally had the courage, and time to have my maternity shoot. 😀 It was such a surreal experience; it was a first time for everyone! My hair and makeup artist, the photo and video team, my husband, and of course, me! I know it can be unnecessary, since we have so much … Continue reading 7 Things to Do When Preparing for Your Maternity Shoot

Hello Kitty Then and Now: From a Child’s Toy to a Lady’s Best Friend

I am 29 years old, married to a beautiful man, and pregnant to a sweet baby boy (his kicks always try to reach my hand whenever I absent-mindedly touch my belly, take note, I’m not even pressing on my bump), and I am still a big fanatic of Hello Kitty. I remember buying sooo many … Continue reading Hello Kitty Then and Now: From a Child’s Toy to a Lady’s Best Friend

7 Times I Felt Fearless, Fierce and Playfully Bold (Some Secrets Revealed!)

Have you ever had that moment when the world agrees that you are weak, obsolete, and someone who cannot do anything better with her life? If your answer is yes, same here! 😀 Everybody has those periods of weaknesses, but it doesn’t matter how many times you felt betrayed, disappointed, hurt – all that matters … Continue reading 7 Times I Felt Fearless, Fierce and Playfully Bold (Some Secrets Revealed!)

What You Need to Know About Boudoir Photography

The title of this post just makes me giggle a little bit. I mean I am not an expert with photoshoots, and I am not a photographer either, but I am just in so much awe about this concept. I just feel that it really screams women empowerment and a great showcase of confidence! So … Continue reading What You Need to Know About Boudoir Photography