5 Things NOT to [bring] at airport checkpoints

By Daniella Djiogan   Disclaimer: Some of these are common sense, while some aren’t.   1.) Certain food:  Meat, fruits, and certain eatables with a peculiar smell to them.  2.) Liquids in your carry-on: Water, alcohol, perfume, lotion, etc. This particular one is quite obvious. 3.)  Long Boots: Since it’s winter, it’s quite unavoidable to a…

15 Kinds of people you’ll see on a Plane

 By Daniella Djiogan   Disclaimer: These are just a few things I have noticed while traveling. There is more to this list, but let’s leave that for later. Enjoy!   1.) Those who wait till the end of the journey to talk to the ones seated next to them: This is basically the type of person who would rather not have…

What Men Think Of Women’s Clothing

By Daniella Djiogan   Disclaimer: These are just the opinions of some men, not all. So, under no circumstance should you generalize all men to think as such. Well, now that we have come to some sort of agreement, enjoy~   1.) Crop tops and Yoga Pants   “The best! Accentuates all their assets” “Thank…

Sad But Better Off

By Daniella Djiogan My life is sad But theirs is sadder I have all they desire But they have none of mine I guess suffering (a hard life) is not one thing I envy . They lack the physical desires of this world I lack its spirituality Peacefulness is one thing I crave And one…

Nothing Better Than Submersing Yourself In Another Culture

By Daniella Djiogan It’s been a few months since I came back from my one year teaching experience in China, and I still have mix feelings about the whole thing. Sometimes I miss Sichuanese food like crazy…especially the street food, sometimes I miss my roommate [we’ve been through thick and thin in a foreign land], sometimes,…

My Embarrassing Library Story

By Daniella Djiogan Have you ever been in a library or in a quiet environment and your stomach starts growling even though you are not particularly hungry? Talk about being embarrassed. This once, I was sitting in the library, obviously reading because I don’t just go to the library to have fun or check out…