my bucket list

To honor God, i’m living my life to the full and i’m hoping for more best days to come. For God promise in John 10: 10 “The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly.”

So, here’s my bucket list so far….


  • Get married to a Godly-man, who can lead, protect, and provide for our family
  • Glorious outdoor wedding with water, sun and sky as a backdrop.
  • Live and design my dream house
  • Be a successful mother, hmmm someone like Nanay
  • Celebrates Nanay’s 60th birthday in kiddie party (Jollibee November 2012)
  • Send a kid to school or go back to PUP and support a student through scholarship. (Start sponsoring scholarship for an  elementary June 2010 & college student June 2014)
  • Celebrate  nanay’s birthday in a kiddie party. November 30, 2012. My sister and I surprised my mother with a Jollibee Kiddie Party in Jollibee Pavillion Mall, Binan, Laguna. We invited relatives and her close friends.
  • Drive and own an SUV to pick-up my kids in school
  • Give something away every time i get something new. I started giving old clothes, mobile phone, camera, bags, sandals, and other stuff when i received new ones.


  • Travel out of the country with family. (Hongkong with Nanay & Jell February 2010)
  • Walk bare foot in the pure white sands of Boracay. (Been in Boracay for the first time in September 2007, 180 degree Victory Alabang singles retreat September 2009 , Cai and Nowell wedding at Discovery Shores October 2010, Monsanto’s National Conference and extended non-work stay July 2012)
  • Swim with Butandings (Whale Shark). (A treat from KC distributor owner 2006)
  • Gently hold a tarsier from Bohol. Monsanto (Monsanto NL 3 meeting 2008)
  • Enjoy the view of Chocolate Hills.  (Monsanto NL 3 meeting 2008)
  • Wander around scenic view of Batanes
  • Immerse in a culturally rich Sagada
  • Water fun in Coron
  • Relax in sophistication and style in Missibis Bay, Bella Roca, Balesin, Huma Island, Sumilon Island, El Nido Resorts Miniloc Island,   and Shangri-la Boracay
  • Shop in Hongkong. (Lay-over trip during Monsanto Regional Conference September 2007 & family vacation February 2010)
  • Watch Disney Parade live and take pictures with them. (Family vacation 2010)
  • Sing and Dance in a foreign artist concert. (Dance with Sean Kingston and Florida 2012 and Sung with Katy Perry 2013)
  • Watch a foreign produce play.  “Les Miserables” in Manila on April 2016 with my husband.
  • Travel Alone in a foreign land. (Wandered in Japan for 10 days, Jesus has been my greatest companion, protector and comforter during the whole trip, April 2013)
  • Bargain shopping in Bangkok. (Bargain finds with Kimberly Clark colleagues in 2006 and with Ana in January 2012- lay-over trip from ChiangMai)
  • Visit temples. (Visited temples in Bangkok 2006, Chiangrai 2011, Seoul 2014, Japan 2014, Bali 2013, and in Lantau Island 2007)
  • Dip into sea waters of Kota Kinabalu. (Stayed in Shangri-la Rasa Ria in Kota Kinabalu in 2008 for Monsanto’s regional conference.)
  • Dip into the sea waters of Koh Samui, Phuket Thailand, Maldives, Hawaii,
  • Morning quiet walk by thea beach.
  • Hop-on Hop-off in a city I’ve never been before.
  • Ride a bullet train. Experience Japan’s Shinkansen (Bullet Train) from Kyoto to Tokyo then back to Osaka
  • Tour Hello Kitty House. Didn’t have a tour, but enjoyed dessert at Hello Kitty Cafe in Seoul with my sister.
  • Dress in fashion in Japan. Match and wear my limited winter clothes during my solo travel in Japan. I think i rock with my daily OOTD (Outfit of the Day)
  • Witness the cherry blossoms in Kyoto (Osaka). How good God is, i’m so delighted with not just one cherry blossoms tree, but hundreds of them lined up in Mint Museum in Osaka, Osaka Castle Park and few in Nara, Odawara and Tokyo. I even joined thousands of people in Hanami (Cherry Blossoms viewing) in Osaka.
  • Get lost in the busy streets of New York
  • Play casino in Las Vegas
  • Travel in backpack and style around Europe
  • Wander in Australia and New Zealand
  • Go backapacking in Southeast Asia
  • Watch a Pyro Musical competition. Finally, able to see 4th pyrolympics 2013 competition in Mall of Asia Philippines with mother, sis and Sumaways 🙂 Italy & Netherlands competing this night, mas bet ko ang Netherlands… And ayaw paawat, watched it again the next week this time with A friend, China and Australia! For me, China should win!
  • Sit besides a hollywood actor/actress while eating in one of the restaurants in Hollywood
  • Experience breath taking ride in Universal Studios. Mummy returns and Jurassic Park almost killed me (chos!) I missed the Galaxy ride! (sigh)
  • Find serenity in the beauty of Bali. Had a break with my Syngenta friends, Happy and Rossanne, I called it “Beyon Bali” as we did not just find quietness, peace and serenity, but tried surfing, mountain trekking (Mount Batur) and Parasailing.
  • Travel with my cousins. We explore Puerto Princesa, Palawan in February 14-17, 2013.
  • Experience Autumn Season in Japan or South Korea.
  • Shop beauty products and cosmetics in Seoul
  • Ride a bike in Seam Reap. Ride a bike, but not in Seam Reap, in Seoul Olympic Park with my sister and in Osaka, Japan.
  • Celebrate with locals in a festival in Philippines and outside PH
  • Lean in the tower of Pisa
  • Eat Pizza in Italy
  • Feel love in Paris
  • Drive outside Philippines
  • Learn pole dancing.
  • Learn basic swimming, biking
  • Run 5k.
  • Run 10k.
  • Try longest zipline. Tried zipline in Boracay, though not the longest and tallest, it was a relaxing experience. (08.11.2012)
  • Ride the Zorb. Tried hydro zorb in Boracay and it was fun! (09.2009) & thrilled in harness zorb in “Ride the Zorb” Boracay (08.11.2012)
  • Para-sail
  • Para-glide
  • Learn surfing.  Learn basic Surfing in Seminyak, Bali (Dec 2013)
  • Learn wake boarding.  Yay, learned the wakeboarding for beginners in the coolest place to wake board at CWC (Camsur Water Complex). I’ve stayed here for 3 days 2 nighst with my Monsanto colleagues for a DKLC event in Naga. Then for our last day (free time) Jeegz (Monsanto Brand Manager) and I tried wakeboarding. Coolness!
  • Experience outdoor like venetian shopping in Macau. Had this 3 days trip in Macau with Mami Myrns and sister Jell last November 2009.
  • See St. Paul Ruins in Macau. (11.2009)
  • Travel the world in Macaua Fisherman’s Wharf. (11.2009)
  • Swim with Butandings (Whale Shark).   One of KC distributor in Legaspi bring us in Sorsogom to see and swim with super big sharks. I’ve done this with my KC friends Cha Buenviaje and Jeff Bondoc. (2006)
  • Roadtrip to Ilocos  and Pagudpud with friends.  Travel Ilocos, Vigan,  Laoag & Pagudpud with my loves, Nanay & Jell on July 2015.
  • Enroll in a make-up class. Learned make-up for a day with Maeriz and The Make-up Artistry Manila.
  • mountain trek Trek Philippines Taal Volcano (Apr 2006) and Bali, Indonesia’s Mount Batur (Dec 2013
  • Play with snow
  • be in 3 different countries in one day
  • Have a walk-in closet.
  • Walk in a runway like a real Ramp Model.


  • Invest and buy a lot for my dream house. (Golden Meadows 135 sqm lot December 2014)
  • Drive my own car. (Honda City February 2013)
  • Save my first million (June 2015)
  • Graduate in one of the top schools in the Philippines. (Completed Master’s in Business Managemet in UP Manila October 2013)
  • Own a Louis Vuitton bag, Coach bag, Kate Spade bag, 
  • Shop 10k worth one time in Forever 21. I did but not in F21
  • Retire between 40-45
  • Be a personal finance adviser
  • Own a resthouse in Tagaytay or a beach house in Batangas
  • Put-up events venue, spa gourmet cafe business


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