Tag: South East Asian

  • The Bride test by Helen Hoang- A book review

    You know I loved The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang last year and I knew I was gonna love The bride test too, given the raving reviews it has been getting from all around. Can we get on with the review? About the book Book Name: The bride test (The Kiss Quotient #2) Author: Helen […]

  • Kiss Quotient, The – A book review

    I hope y’all still believe in “better than late never“, because I am talking about a book that many of you have read and spoken to death about. Yes, I am talking about The Kiss Quotient by Helen Hoang. And if you are one of those rare souls that haven’t read this yet, let my […]

  • Convenience Store Woman – A book review

    I recently read The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa and loved it, and I picked Convenience Store Woman on a whim hoping it will continue that streak. Let us get on with the review to know if it did, shall we? About the book Book Name: Convenience Store Woman Author: Sayaka Murata, Ginny Tapley Takemori (Translator) […]

  • Travelling Cat Chronicles, The – A book review

    Cats scare me terribly! I have nightmares about them. I might have even walked around an entire block to avoid getting anywhere near them (more than once). Naturally, I was skeptical about picking The Travelling Cat Chronicles by Hiro Arikawa, thanks to a friend’s persistent recommendation. Read on to find how that turned out for […]

  • One With The October’19 Updates: Sunday Musings #59

    What better way to meet you all after a long gap than a monthly update post? So here I am with the October update. While I feel like have to search for words to type and things to say, I am sure it is just that I feeling a bit rusty and it would get better […]

  • Flyaway Friday: Getting To Know The Japanese Better

    What are your favorite things about Japan? Is there something that I missed? Did you know any of these Japanese phrases earlier? Let us chat.

  • Flyaway Friday: Books set in Japan

    I am so excited for this post. Yes let us talk about books set in Japan, one of the countries that I am kinda creepily obsessed about, under the Flyaway Friday feature. Can you blame me? What is Flyaway Friday? Ok let us back up a bit first.  On Fridays, I take you guys virtually […]

  • Flyaway Friday: Pack your bags for a trip to Japan!

    Isn’t it time for another trip already? You don’t have to actually pack the bags for the trip, bet you know that. But a little preparation never hurts right? So read along and you will find interesting tidbits about Japan to make our following Flyaway Fridays fun.  What is Flyaway Friday? If you are still […]

  • Flyaway Friday: A trip to Philippines with a Filipina blogger

    Let us all pretend that today is the 32nd day of January 2019 and not comment about how I skipped posting our Flyaway Friday feature. Real life keeps tripping my schedules. Anyway I am here for my Philippines special Flyaway Friday! This week we have Jennilyn of Rurouni Jenni Reads talking about her life in the Philippines […]

  • Flyaway Friday: What Do You Know About Philippines?

    It is just one week since we came back from the holiday and the normalcy has not even set in. I know that. But I am already craving for another break. At least the Friday is here right?  And you know what Fridays mean right? IT IS TIME FOR FLYAWAY FRIDAY! We will be travelling […]