It’s worth it. The year of waiting and overcoming fears, the roller coaster ride of emotions has finally found it’s happy ending. It was one crazy year! But finally it’s here! My official admission with full scholarship to Kangnam University! I was speechless. So this is how it’s like when you experience God’s goodness and… Read More D-61. It’s official! 합격했습니다!
“What did you do in Sagada over the weekend?”
Contrary to what people usually do when in Sagada — caving, trekking, etc. — my friends and I simple just ate…A LOT!… Read More Sagada Over-the-Weekend Budget Trip
I have been receiving tons of messages on my Facebook Page and comments here on my blog regarding the Korean Government Scholarship Program. I’m very happy to be able to help and journey with you through the process of what is both a frustrating and joyful road of the KGSP application. I’m also glad that this… Read More KGSP: Just go for it!!!
It’s a new year and people are looking for a new adventure of a lifetime. What better way to start than taking a step of faith and applying for a scholarship abroad? That thought of living independently in a foreign land, meeting new people, trying new things is so exciting! To everyone who’s on for… Read More KGSP: Frequently Asked Questions
It’s 2017. A new year. A new beginning. A fresh start. But how do I begin? Most people begin with a list of things they want to do, habits they want to change, or the so-called “new year’s resolutions”. But is one list enough to really live the kind of year we dream of? The… Read More So how do I begin?
It was my first time to take TOPIK. Weeks before, I already regretted signing up for the intermediate/advanced test. Korean natives told me it was difficult. And yes, it really was. I was totally shaking when I entered the room. Perhaps because of the cold room temperature or just my nerves. Or both. I looked for… Read More The 48th TOPIK Results are out!
I’ve had this book for the longest time now. It’s one of the first batch of Korean books I ordered through Seoul Selection a few years ago. However, it sadly sat on my bookshelf for some time and went with me wherever I got assigned in for the past couple of years but I never… Read More [Korean Book Review] Korean Grammar for International Learners
Received this message on my FB page a few weeks ago. And I was reminded that… When life seems like going in circles… When the enemy lies at you saying you will never make it… When doubt starts to fill your mind… When you start feeling discouraged… Remember, HE WHO PROMISED IS FAITHFUL. When chasing dreams… Read More A Reminder…
I’m officially back in Manila! From a laid-back life of hiking up mountains and crossing rivers to a much more hectic life of going up LRT/MRT stations and crossing busy (and flooded) streets (hello, rainy season!), challenges are surely part of this journey. But I believe, everything is worth it as I continue to be… Read More 48th Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK)
We all have dreams. But there is that one dream that would just complete every empty spot in our field of dreams. That one dream we want to chase after but is so elusive. That one dream that even when years has passed without a hint of it coming true, you still want it. That one dream… Read More Dare to Believe: My KGSP Experience