My Top 7 Favorite Youtube Channels

My Top 7 Favorite Youtube Channels

I have always been an avid watcher of Youtube videos. Would you believe that I learned how to drive a Nissan Presage from watching a Youtube video? I was on an audit assignment in Brunei and I had to drive to our client’s office in an automatic Nissan Presage. Up until the first day of my new assignment, I had only driven a manual car. I remember staying up the night before and looking for videos on Youtube about how to drive an automatic car, a right hand drive one. Needless to say, my senior and I survived a week of me behind the wheel.

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Financial Life

5 Simple Ways to Improve Your Financial Life

With the new year comes a fresh start for all of us. For most people, this includes finally going to the gym or starting a new lifestyle. It is always about exercising more, eating less, being more confident, being happier, or starting a new career for the new year. But most of us fail to look at a very important aspect of our lives – our finances. We should actually all start at looking our finances first because without money we won’t be able to pay for our gym memberships, buy healthy food, or go on that cruise we’ve always dreamed of. For the new year, I would like to suggest 5 simple ways you can follow to improve your financial life.

How Much Does it Cost to Run a Self-Hosted Blog

How Much Does it Cost to Run a Self-Hosted Blog

As a blogger, one of the usual questions my friends and co-workers ask is “Is it free to blog?” Yes. It is free to blog. I have blogged on Wordpress.com and Tumblr, both of which are free. However, blogging for free does come with limitations and since I wanted more freedom, I opted to move to Wordpress.org and start my own self-hosted blog. Now, the question is, “How much does it cost to run a self-hosted blog?”

My PRK Experience

My PRK Experience

It's been more than two years of perfect vision for me. Yay! Last September 2011, I underwent laser eye surgery, PRK to be exact. So what is this PRK, or Photorefractive Keratectomy? PRK is a form of eye laser surgery, like LASIK. It's a kind of refractive surgery for...

Retirement at 24

Retirement at 24

Despite the rise of the generation of freelancing, many of us are still on the 9-to-5 path. It's hard to be jobless in today's economy and so for those of us who have jobs, we cling unto them because our lives really depend on them. But there are days when we can't...

My Polyglot Project

My Polyglot Project

Last October 19 was the final day of my nivel A1.2 classes in Spanish at the Instituto Cervantes in Kalaw, Manila. I have always passed by their old Leon Guinto campus when I was still studying in the Taft area and have only had the chance to enroll now that I am...