Monday, March 12, 2018

Back Ride Diaries: Montemaria, Batangas

Montemaria, Batangas is a pilgrimage center said to be dedicated to Mary, Mother of All Asia. The main feature of this place is the huge Mary statue. This ride was organized by the awesome people of MRO.

We left for Batangas around 7 a.m. We got to Montemaria around 11 a.m. It took longer than I expected as there were newbie riders. It was their first time to join a long ride. My partner, who was the spearhead, said that he can't go faster as they have the tendency to overshoot on curves.

This is me
What to see, when you get there. You will enter through the Gate of the Archangels then walk uphill to the Sto. Niño Chapel. After visiting the chapel, you can go up to the Mother of All Asia - Tower of Peace. If you do get hungry, there is a restaurant within the compound as well.

At the Gate of the Archangels

Inside the St. Niño Chapel

The Mother of All Asia - Tower of Peace
 You also have a great view of the sea and the surrounding island. Inside the tower is an altar as well.

Inside the Tower of Peace
Yes, here is me again
We had lunch a store near the place. Support local! We stopped a few times to wait for some rides that seemed to have gotten lost, while on our way home. Since the sun was still up we got a chance to take photos of Fantasy World. The unfinished theme park in Lemery, Batangas. 

lunch time

waiting for the other

Friday, March 2, 2018

Marshal Duties: Cosplay Carnival 2018

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Credits: Cosplay Carnival

Cosplay Carnival is the first event in the line up of's series of conventions. Held last February 24-25 at the SMX Convention Center in Pasay. It was two days of fun and costumes!

I was on marshal duties, hence I was able to take photos during short breaks only. This was my first time at Cosplay Carnival. It was surprising to see that they build a gazebo at the center of the function room.

On stage, they did the Yoshinoya eating contest, cosplay competitions, and item auctions. There was never a dull on the stage area. They even have a game that was similar to Family Feud.

Just like in a carnival, they have games for you to enjoy! Known online shops and artists have also joined for a complete carnival experience.

Event Booths
Lifestyle Zone
Fan Fair
Lifestyle Zone
Of course, it will not be called Cosplay Carnival if cosplayers did not show up!

Santa Thor
Mordred and Caster of Red (Fate/Apocrypha) Cosplayers


Edward (Full Metal Alchemist)

Snake (Metal Gear)
Kurapika and Leorio (HunterXHunter)

Wow! It has been a while since I did a post about being a marshal for an event. Thanks for reading this! Time to go off-air. XD

Friday, February 9, 2018

Review: Nyx Soft Matte Lip Cream in Havana

This review is also thanks to Bill. He got me this Nyx Soft Matte Lip Cream in Havana for Christmas! It is matte in the shade of purple with blue undertones.

You will need 2 or more application for it to completely cover your lips. It is best to let it dry a bit before applying again to get an even look. Not sure it is kiss proof.

skin watched
Also, this is not something most girls would use on a daily basis. If you don't like being stared at best to use this on parties or night outs. 

Monday, January 22, 2018

This is my year-end review 2017

How is the first month of 2018, guys and girls? My year-end review is late as heck.

So, how was your 2017? I hope it was a blast for you! Mine was normal with a few bumps that I think I still need to iron out. I met new friends and I have new responsibilities. Hopefully, I was able to live up to what was needed.

I made a new Youtube account called, you guessed it Silverfyre. I'm still working on the content for this channel so for now, do enjoy the random videos that are currently posted. I'm also trying to grow the audience of my page and blog. There is still a lot to learn about monitoring the growth of the pages.

I feel like this is the year that I have gone from average to ground zero. Still trying to turn things around but sadly negative me is getting ahead. Please don't tell me to cheer up it does not work, to be honest, it just gets me sadder. As you only notice me sad. I don't really know if it's better that you don't notice that I'm sad.

Oh well moving on, I need a drastic change or event, like me getting hit by a bus and going to into coma. Well, thanks for reading. Happy New Year!

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