SHALLOW WATERS (going swimming Ninang?) I think too much. My husband always tells me that. I think it's mostly a girl problem, though there are some exceptions. We tend to project ourselves and all situations to the future. We tend to "sit" on a thought, an emotion, worry, anxiety. One thought leads to another, lingering, … Continue reading SHALLOW WATERS
ROBIN SHARMA'S "The Leader Who Had No Title" What I learned and will probably remember for a long time (Book review Ninang? "Hmm.. more of book report.") It's been months since I read the book. But the appreciation of the lessons I learned and the unique presentation (lots of mnemonics!) of leadership principles is still … Continue reading ROBIN SHARMA’S “The Leader Who Had No Title” (Book Review Ninang?)
WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GROW UP? (Version 2 🤔) I'm grown up (surely Ninang!). Am I who I wanted to be? Are you who you said you would like to become? What did we want to be when we we were small? Are you still hoping to "grow" up? I am. … Continue reading WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU GROW UP?
WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU'RE GROWN UP? (When you grow up Ninang?) I'm grown up (surely Ninang!). Am I who I wanted to be? Are you who you said you would like to become? What did we want to be when we we were small? Are you still hoping to "grow" up? … Continue reading WHAT DO YOU WANT TO BE WHEN YOU’RE GROWN UP?
NINANG PONDERINGS 2 1. For whom work is done will either lead to frustration or gratefulness. For any toil will never be enough for man, and any work will not significantly add to God's. (RTS- reminder to self🤓) "So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of … Continue reading NINANG PONDERINGS 2
NINANG PONDERINGS 1. The more we can and the more we "think" we know, the more we demand of others. What of that we can't, and what of that we do not truly know, but others can and others really know? "Do not judge, and you will not be judged. Do not condemn, and you … Continue reading NINANG PONDERINGS
WAY TO GO! How fast we get to our destination depends on how well we take directions. Easy? Nope! On my way to answer an emergency medical call, I was detoured to another direction due to a marathon around the Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) complex early Sunday morning. I thought the new route … Continue reading WAY TO GO! (Where Ninang?)
MORE! We don't have enough. We can't be content with enough. Enough is not enough. We need more. Spouses separate. Friendship ends. A child leaves home. Trainees quit. A person takes his life. An employee steals. Lovers elope. A mother curses. Unforgiveness. Enough!!! They need more. More effort to show appreciation. More patience. More understanding. … Continue reading MORE!
Don't Touch! Knowing how infection spreads makes me (and those around me) miserable sometimes. Questions and uncontrolled reactions for fear of people close to me getting infection bring misery to the same people I'm concerned about. I mean how many times do I wash my hands when I was a kid? When did I avoid … Continue reading DON’T TOUCH!
The Path of Lesser Resistance (Least Ninang!) Who doesn't want life to be easy? But life wasn't meant to be easy. In fairy tales, in blockbuster movies, in biographies of famous personalities, in the Bible itself, difficulties are essential to life and living well. But people would most often do what is easy. And get … Continue reading The Path of Lesser Resistance (Least Ninang!)