krissy writes

peace, love, & lip gloss

{2018} Currently Vol. 9

Hello, everyone! It's been almost a week since I went home after my operation and I'm pleased to say that I'm recovering well. I've been spending all my free time taking naps, reading, streaming on Netflix, and spending time with my family.
The best thing about this week is finally…

My Beauty Confidential Story

The last event I went to before my operation was the Beauty Confidential, a Beauty Bootcamp event by Belle de Jour Power Planer and Project Vanity held at the Glorietta Activity Center two Sundays ago. Very fitting, I should say, as it was certainly empowering to be surrounded by inspiring women i…

These days

An idle mind is a shopaholic's playground. I've said this before but I'm experiencing the full bout of it now that I'm currently on a long break from work. Right now I'm waiting for four packages from Shopee, one package from BeautyMNL, and one doll plus outfits to arrive. May t…

{2018} Currently Vol. 8

I wasn't able to post my weekly Currently for this week but I think I can be forgiven. After all, I just spent four days in the hospital and was only able to go home yesterday. Yes, I am alive and I am at home now, recuperating after my open surgery to remove my myomas.


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I guess I've…

Need: Thoughts and Prayers

As you may be aware, I, together with my doctors and supported by my boyfriend and our respective families, have been trying to shrink the myomas I was diagnosed to have since May of last year. Unfortunately, three of the original four got even bigger and added two more nasty, needless, useless nu…

Alejandro's Barberia is now open!

More than seeing new books, lipsticks, and dolls in my collection, one of my favorite things to witness is friends' dreams coming true. ♥ 
Today we finally got to visit my friend/ officemate/ former schoolmate Jean's new barbershop she and her husband Alex put up: Alejandro's Barberia.

My Big Bad Wolf Book Sale Haul

Heat and exhaustion from running up and down nine flights of stairs for our office building's earthquake drill almost made me want to miss the Big Bad Wolf Book Sale preview yesterday.
Almost.
If there's one thing you should know about me, it's that almost nothing can come between me a…