Creating Mermaid Island: How I Went from Being Jobless to Becoming My Own Boss in Just One Year

Me: “Babe, gusto kong gumawa ng sariling cosmetic and skincare line.” Babe: “Anong unique sa gagawin mo?” Me: “Natural and organic ingredients.” Babe: “Meron ng ganyan. Ano pa ang difference mo sa mga existing brands?” Me: “<Thinks deeply..> Hmm.. MERMAID?!” This was our conversation way back in September 2017. You see, life after work wasn’t […]

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5 Blogger Tips When Attending Media Events (and #CONNECT2018)

I have always been intrigued on creating a post like this. Now, while I may not have the (acceptable) number of years about blogging professionally to be considered credible, I would just like to share some insights on what I have learned and observed in the several events I’ve been to, ever since Encyclopevia has […]

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Shoe Designing, Wedding Planning, and Speaking Engagements

We are 3,248 happy mermaids and mermen in our Encyclopevia Community! Yay! 😀 I haven’t quite posted something personal lately, so I hope this entry suffices that. Hehe 🙂 Currently, I am busy designing shoes for a client, and I am really hoping that all goes well! I can’t divulge it yet, but you’ll soon see […]

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7 Tips on How to Survive Your First Photoshoot

About a week ago, I had my first legit photoshoot for my brand, Versaheel. It felt surreal really! I didn’t know what I was doing half the time, considering I really don’t have any background on posing in a studio, or a strong experience in striking poses with a lot of people staring at you. […]

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3 Reasons Why .COM is Still Better than Other TLDs

Sometimes you get that feeling of wanting something, but you can’t have. As for bloggers, one of the similar major moments is probably knowing someone got your domain already, and it’s on a .com. Sigh. 😦 Sure you can use an alternative, like .net, .org, .biz, etc. But what is with .com that makes everybody […]

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How 3 Millennials Plan to Shape the Start-Up Scene Outside Metro Manila

Working as Training Officer before allowed me to travel to different places and meet different kinds of people. I consider myself fortunate because it’s not every day you get to have a new city as your office. In one of my training sessions, I met this guy. He was sharp and insightful. He was my […]

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