Today, I was early for my appointment, so I was walking leisurely. Then,I saw this: My heart jumped! Whoa! Colorful branches. I walked nearer, and viewed it from different angles, smiling. No kidding, I was really smiling. Colors never fail to catch the attention of... read more
I will do away with the chit-chat and will go straight to the point. As an events planner and organizer, I have had 5 close encounters with the legend, our Pambansang Kamao, the Philippine’s pride, Senator Manny Pacquiao. In this post, I showcased one that was... read more
It’s that time of the week again when I review the current developments and prepare for the next week to come. By the looks of it, it will be a very busy one. November 7 Meet up with my costume makers. Here, the pegs and a lot of instructions, are prepared already ... read more
One day you might feel like your life lacks “the life” as you would have intended. Don’t let that day come. Or if you feel as if that day has already passed, it doesn’t have to be that way for the rest of your life. People have come to me to tell me how I... read more
I decide what I make out of my days, and because joy-filled days make me happy, I always discover options to fill my days with joy. Just like when the youngest of the #zaldivarboys just turned 19 a month ago. How he has changed! He had his celebrations planned very... read more
I entered the church one morning and I saw her. My heart jumped! From thereon I was finding it hard to concentrate. When the Holy Mass ended, I felt the immediate desire to approach her, I just had to wait for the proper timing. I admit I was beginning to get... read more
When I did not have a boyfriend yet, I visualized for a husband. I did not visualize a face, instead, a good number of qualities. One of them was for my future husband to be God-loving and God-fearing. Two years after we became sweethearts, I married the man who... read more
Name it, she has had it. All her parties are thematic and they are so harmoniously sewn together from the invitation to souvenir items including the energy that she and only she can radiate. This year, on the occasion of Tessa Prieto-Valdes’ 50+ birthday, its... read more
It was a privilege to be of help when my sister asked me to fetch her daughter, Coleen, from the airport. Thank God, I was available. Coleen was in Europe primarily for a school related tour. But of course, since it was school break and in order to maximize the... read more
4 days agoby bangszaldivarOver a heaping bowl of sinigang and a platter full of assorted seafoods, she talked about her life as a foreigner. Times were tough, but this woman was tougher. It does not show that she's 66, but she cheerfully declares it with pride. What a moment we had. Bitin!!! But thankful for this moment. #365JoysOf2018
4 days agoby bangszaldivarThank you, Lord, for hearing and answering my prayer. I bless you for it, and I give you all the glory for everything that you do. In Jesus name, Amen.
4 days agoby bangszaldivarLet the rough places be made smooth. Let the glory of the Lord be revealed, and let all flesh see it together. In Jesus' name. Amen.
4 days agoby bangszaldivarHe will deliver me and honor me. I speak to this situation and I say: Let the valleys be brought up. Let the mountains be brought low. Let the crooked places be made straight. In Jesus' name. Amen.