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Green Acts


Calling out all green thumbs out there! Our church here in Qatar launched an income-generating project, part of the proceeds will be used to support a foundation in the Philippines. With this noble intention, surely God will make a way. To support the cause, I invested on improving aesthetic look on our office by adding … Continue reading

Chillin’ Out with our Managers


Our senior managers visited our office last week. Following a day-long sprint of meetings, we treated them for a nice drinks followed by sumptuous dinner. Everyone had a good time, especially myself 🙂 ’til we meet again..

Bonding with my colleagues


Every once in a while, it’s a pleasure catching up with my colleagues. I’d relocated to other office last year and I surely missin’ bonding with them. It’s lovely to talk everything under the sun in such rare opportunity to come together. There are times when we talk about work but we tried to keep … Continue reading

My First Doha Metro Ride (A Simple Guide)


Almost a week since the soft opening of Doha Metro Red Line Rail (Wakra to Lusail en route various stations), I decided to take a ride and have a first-hand experience of this well-received transport. As local newspaper highlighted, 08 May 2019 is a major turning point of Qatar’s ambitious journey to transport development. Here’s … Continue reading

One Blessed Day


Bella Turns 2!


Let love and faithfulness never leave you; – Proverbs 3:3 Today we celebrate Belle’s happiness as she just turned 2. It’s an honor to witness her parent’s joy as they watch her grow in beauty. I can’t help but remember one night, I was conversing with Bella’s dad Ian. They were expecting for a child … Continue reading

Bella Turns 2!


Let love and faithfulness never leave you; – Proverbs 3:3 Today we celebrate Belle’s happiness as she just turned 2. It’s an honor to witness her parent’s joy as they watch her grow in beauty. I can’t help but remember one night, I was conversing with Bella’s dad Ian. They were expecting for a child … Continue reading

The Chase for my Lost Baggage


I have to fly in our office in Abu Dhabi for a team-building event. I’m a bit excited, seldom I experience business travel across UAE. It’s pamper time! My morning flight is cancelled, so I have to report to our office in Doha whilel waiting for my afternoon flight. It’s too early to be upset … Continue reading

Winter No More


I’m a bit surprised to see droplets of rain in our frontyard upon emerging out of our flat. I saw in my widget last night that the probability of rain is just 10%. Well, we can’t underestimate the weather. Winter in Qatar usually runs from november to january – february at most. But it’s almost … Continue reading

Gian Turns 1!


It’s an honor to be selected as one of the godparents of Gian, being a closed friend of my colleague Anna. He is offered to our Lord thru baptism on 21st of December, and party is set the next day with Hawaian theme. I threw a party for my son once, thus I knew the … Continue reading

Here Comes Intercompany Basketball League


So our company suddenly woken up from peaceful sleep and decided to let us participate in the basketball league here in Qatar. The game is on! Being an underdog isn’t new to me. I love to be treated as such and then prove ’em wrong. Here comes the challenge: with fading skillset, slow stamina, and … Continue reading

Coping Up with Daily Demands


I’m an organiser, or perhaps the pressure in our workplace forced me to pick myself up and put my gear in the game. Whichever, I’m arriving in the same state of mind – not being satisfied upon hitting the due dates but feeling paranoid always. As if a monster from the manga/movie Death Note (japanese … Continue reading