Nobody plays this life with marked cards…


2015 turned out to be more than a simple year could be. It’s comforting to finally see it go, without regrets.

Nobody plays this life with marked cards, so sometimes we win and sometimes we lose.

Do not expect anything in return, do not expect your efforts to be appreciated, your genius to be discovered, your love to be understood.

Happy Birthday Pangga!


Happy birthday Mama Hana. bigsmile

I’m terrible at surprises and gift–giving, but that doesn’t stop me from greeting you here on my blog.


The big little boy and I are so blessed to have you, and we could only wish the best for you, because you deserve it all.


Here’s to a lifetime of blessings and joy!

A Sunday ride around UP…


… and my thoughts on riding my bike.

So I’ve been doing a lot of biking in the past few months. Now six months in, you can pretty much say I’m addicted. Pangga Hana has been very supportive, though not without comments especially when I’m away far longer than she feels necessary. Unfortunately, this hobby also comes with expenses especially when you get to know more about what you need and want—and no wife would be too pleased with that!

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