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EAT MAKATI: SMOKEYARD


Poblacion Crawl it is! Now trying Smokeyard in Poblacion!

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We all ordered their Lunch Special of Pulled Pork with Iced Tea and Rice for only Php 125.

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It was deadly satisfying! Pulled Pork was tasty and filling at the same time and was affordable too.

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Lunch Group was appeased and gratified!

TRAVEL: DINGALAN, AURORA


On a saturday, we sacrificed sleep to leave by 1am. But of course, I managed to steal hours of sleep during the ride. We had a mini stop over at 230 am for a coffee and restroom break and another one at 6am for rice pudding.

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The office clan: not complete in this photo though. Directly at the port to go to the bathroom, change clothes and finally board the boat.

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Only 2 people in this boat knows how to swim.

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Yup, humiliating as this photo is, it was that windy. And the hike starts immediately.

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There are a lot more sweaty, tired haggard pictures but let me just leave you feeling like you want to travel to dingalan with the pictures below….

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It’s pretty tiring but still an amazing view altogether.

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Thank you Dingalan! πŸ™‚ Thank you for coming, love. ❀ It’s really not the same if I go somewhere new without you. I love you. More travels, RMK!

**I’m sorry. I cannot really remember all the details

EVERYDAY: 26TH BIRTHDAY


It’s my birthday! πŸ™‚ but of course, it was like any regular work day. So when I reported for work, look what greeted me:

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Thank you for the early lunch of yellow cab pizzas and pasta, officemates! πŸ™‚

The Birthday Dinner: Shrimp Feast at Bubba Gump! One of my favorite restaurants of all time. πŸ™‚

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And the birthday is complete. πŸ™‚ On another day…

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Next day? I am greeted with flowers, balloon and more happy birthdays inside stark! Thank you for the surprise, love. :))) I especially liked the balloons and my banoffee cake. πŸ™‚

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We had lunch at City of Dreams. No grand plans for the day though. :/ I decided to bring him here because it’ll be his first time. After which, watched a movie at MOA. went home, watch How to get away with Murder and Suits at home.

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Thank you for the surprises and all the effort, babe. :* Thank you for my very chic nude heels. :)) I love ’em! And thank you for my colored pens! :)))

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And another surprise c/o my officemates. πŸ™‚ Thank you, All! :*

EAT MAKATI: NOMADS


Have you tried any new restaurant around Jupiter? Well I have! I actually forced them to. Haha.

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We were the first and only ones there on a thursday lunch. πŸ™‚

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They have a specific menu for lunch. but the street food is only available 5pm onwards.

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Rhina ordered the Classic Mongolian for Php 225.

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While the three of us ordered the Kimchi Steak and Eggs for Php 225.

It was GOOD. It was not as awesome as Wildflour’s but it’s worth a try. πŸ™‚

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I’ll bring you here, Love!

EVERYDAY: 2015 Year End Party


This will be my last Year End Party with this bunch!

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Cheers to New Clients and Deposits. Praying for another fruitful year ahead! πŸ˜€

EVERYDAY: Branch Christmas Party


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This year, as you’ve guessed, we decided to add a theme: Pajama Party. Which means a more relaxed, lazy, laid back outfit apart from the other two earlier Christmas Party.

For the Kris Kringle, we were, as you know it: Heroes. πŸ˜€ There’s Black Widow, Batwoman, Wonderwoman, Mystique, Storm, Poison Ivy. The items are

  1. Something to remind you of childhood – Stationaries
  2. Something that can fit in your pocket – Handkerchief
  3. Something addictive – Choco Baby
  4. Something that you can use for more than a year – Mirror
  5. Something for Private Use – Tootbrush

This year, I’m scarlett, the Black Widow. πŸ˜€ and My Wishlist? a BEA Heels – White, Size 7. πŸ˜€ and there you goooo! :)) I have it! and I absolutely love it.

My Baby was Batwoman. What did I give?

  1. Something to remind you of childhood – Yakee and Pochi
  2. Something that can fit in your pocket – 3 Pens
  3. Something addictive – Starcbucks Cofee
  4. Something that you can use for more than a year – Towel
  5. Something for Private Use – Feminine Wash

Her Wishlist? White Watch or Lotion. I bought her a White Zalora Watch with two timezones and an additional M & S Blue China Lotion.

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There were some games too. Pinoy Henyo and Charades. But my team lost. :/ We still got Php 20. So much for our effort. πŸ˜€ The liebster and I also gathered a total of Php 630 something of coins during the Paagaw.

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I would probably miss this. But I don’t plan on celebrating another Christmas with you, mates as your BMO. If I am to attend, ‘ll just be another house guest. πŸ˜€ Fingers Crossed!

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Gifts from Clients that may or may not be included in the picture.

  1. Desk Fan and Php 500.00 from Jbros
  2. Luminarc from Solar Resources
  3. 500 GC from Medtest
  4. SBC Journal Book from SBC
  5. Baily Harding M & S from GSDomingo
  6. Biokips Tupperware and Champagne from Searland
  7. Pouch from ADWycoco
  8. Snow Globe from FEspineda
  9. Ritter Sport and Shirt from Polychem
  10. Santi’s Ham from E.I Construction
  11. Blue China M & S from DLC
  12. Basket of Goodies from Carpel Environment
  13. Bag from Sunlife
  14. Umbrellas from Β First Phil, Commonwealth & Paramount
  15. Calendar from Synergen Pharma
  16. A crate of three wines from ADLavares

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Gift from Officemates

  1. Bath & Body Works Lotion from LBCarlos
  2. Tumbler from DMMarin
  3. Lotion from another MRGrajo
  4. Green Sweatshirt from MDLabuguen
  5. Handwash from SRGalinea
  6. Pouch from MLDebarbo
  7. Rittersport from JSLaxamana
  8. Candy Cane from LDejesus
  9. Pink Scarf from MSMendoza
  10. Pen Holder from RGVergara
  11. Personalized Mug from MRManlapaz

Thank you for all the gifts and Merry Christmas Everyone.

 

EVERYDAY: BOO DESPEDIDA


It’s a BSP Policy. A Bank employee should be rotated every five years to avoid fraudulent activities. And now that the 100 days is over, time to say goodbye again.

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We ordered Buttered Shrimp, Calamares, Crabs in Oyster Sauce, Tempura and Sinigang na Tanigue. Oh my Seafood Right? Gahhh. And we all ate rice at 4 in the afternoon. What? Haha. Don’t judge. Who can resist?IMG_4018 IMG_4040 IMG_4244

Well, I’m glad that I didn’t listen to all the warnings and all the hearsays. They’ve been a lot of bad comments, but I do find her really friendly and accommodating and sincere. We’re both officers. But the other BOOs treat me like I’m a child since I’m the youngest officer but this one, she never made me feel any different.

Thank you and See you around, Ms Beng! :))

EVERYDAY: Audit Saturday


It feels like we have been preparing for this for weeks. And do we even get for doing overtime? Rude Auditors. Yes,yes. They’re supposed to doubt. But seriously, if you can actually see that employees are doing good and having no intention of getting money from the bank, can you let us off the hook when the only thing we did wrong was not to affix our signature i full? Don’t you have a more strong basis for to reassure yourselves of the importance of your job?IMG_1162