• This One’s For You, Teacher Alice…

    October 6, 2012 ishabelle

    A couple of days ago, I lost one of my favorite teachers. Alicia G. Sarmiento When I was in grade school, she has been a huge influence. I always looked forward to the things I learned from her. I didn’t really like school, but I loved learning, and the things I learned from her have made a huge impact on me. I’ve always looked up to her. For me, she was next to perfect. I loved her not only because…

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  • No Other Woman – Not a Review at All

    October 16, 2011 ishabelle

    I was with my mom when I watched this movie. I have to admit, I watched it because Anne Curtis is my mom’s favorite. She watches Showtime everyday (I swear). Watching this movie was not even a question. I have read so many reviews and comments about No Other Woman. Most of them had biases (no matter how objective they say they are). Some of them just wanted to write or blog about it, not really caring if the content…

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  • The Greatest Advice

    February 2, 2010 ishabelle

    Again, I am going to share a very inspiring email message that I received last year. I hope that you enjoy this message as much as I did. There are really very good pieces of advice here. This piece was written by Rick Warren. Happy reading!:) THE GREATEST ADVICE Rick Warren     Don’t date because you are desperate. Don’t marry because you are miserable. Don’t have kids because you think your genes are superior. Don’t philander because you think…

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  • Quotes From 11 Minutes

    January 14, 2010 ishabelle

    I was browsing through my ebooks earlier today when I chanced upon Paulo Coelho’s book, 11 Minutes. I remember it took me a very long time to finish the book. It was unusual because I normally finish books in less than a day. It was more unusual because I’ve always loved Coelho’s books and I never put them down once I start reading. But this book was very different. For the first few pages, I was really bored. I felt…

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