Baler Road Stories: Canili and Diayo Dams and Reservoir

Canili and Diayo Dam Reservoir

Baler, Aurora. We arrived there a little past 7 AM after leaving Cubao at 2:30 AM. It wasn’t such a tiring bus ride as our little group – me, Titus, Kenneth and Julie were on-board the executive coach of the Joy Bus line. As soon as we left Manila and reached NLEX, my companions have […]

Ayala Triangle Gardens  Christmas 2014 Lights and Sound Show

Makati Light Show 2014

Come see the Festival of Lights 2014 at Makati’s Ayala Triangle Garden!  Running for 5 years now, this holiday celebration never fails to bring wide smiles and warmth, fuzzy feelings to those who are able to watch it live. You can even say that this lights, laser and sound show is becoming a Paskong Pinoy […]

Liliw Laguna Home in the Highlands

Liliw Laguna

It’s my second morning here in Liliw and for two days in a row, I’ve woken up early. Right now it’s 6 AM, I usually wake up in Cebu at 8:30 AM or later. Lol.  =) The town comes alive at an early hour. The mamang magpuputo just passed the side of our house,putt, putt, […]

ONE JOURNEY – Thank You for the Blessings!

1011 AX and CJ

After the wedding celebration wrapped-up my long-time friends asked me ‘so Cecilya is this what you dream your wedding day to be?. I replied I really didn’t dream anything in details but everything far exceeds any expectation I may have. Our family and friends, our wedding suppliers from Cebu and Manila, and especially my husband […]

Summer Rising in the Philippines!

Kawasan Summer

Sobrang init karon, gahapon, sa usang adlaw og murag mas init pa dyud ni in the comings weeks. Aghhhhhh. My newsfeed is peppered with similar sentiments, yours too? I have been following weather reports lately, found it fascinating learning how hot it’s going to be in the coming days, it’s  my cue to say with exasperation and haggard […]

Pasko Na! What’s your Christmas Wishlist this 2013?

Pasko Pampasko

I love Christmas, I adore the season. I’ve written so many topics about this holiday season in the last three years that Penfires exists and am always ecstatic and inspired every time I write about Pasko topics. =) Christmas to me is more on giving back and sharing all the blessings I’ve been blessed with […]