Anxious to Worry-free: Protect Your Open Tote in 5 Ways

To zip-top tote or open tote? During my college years and early law school years, I would usually carry all my school stuff with a zip-top tote. However, when I started working while in law school, my everyday load increased. That's when I started considering open totes. But mind you, it wasn't that easy at …

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Maybelline’s City Heat is How I Want My Lipstick to Be!

I am no stranger to Maybelline lipsticks. Three years ago, I purchased one of their Creamy Mattes in a nude pink color. While I liked its color, degree of moisturization, and ease of application, it didn't really strike me as a one-of-a-kind lippie. Because of this, I became curious on what this newest lip product …

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Love Your Enemies, Stop Wishing Them Dead

Before, I used to "kill" my enemies in my dreams and thoughts. As if it'll make any difference, I did it every single day until the anger faded. After all, since no one gets jailed doing this, why not sleep and repeat? I know what you're thinking. I don't have a criminal mind either. When …

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A Hit and Run in the West Philippine Sea?

This article, which I co-authored with my boyfriend, Jumel Estranero, was published first in Geopolitical Monitor, which is among the leading geopolitics websites of today. To access their website, click here. This may also be seen on Eurasia Review. Geopolitical risk is evident nowadays in the various tense exchanges which have become sources of gain …

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7 Neverfull Alternatives That Will Save Your Bank Account

Louis Vuitton's Neverfull is a well-loved piece. Some people across the globe own and rave about them. I can't blame them. Based on videos I've watched and reviews I've read about the Neverfull, it really is a sturdy and versatile tote. No wonder it had established a cult following throughout the years. (Go check out …

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Law School Tip: How to Improve Your Handwriting in 5 Simple Ways

In Philippine law schools, students are expected not just to answer their exams well. They need to WRITE them too in, at least, a readable format. And believe it or don't, handwriting is one of the major factors that determine a Filipino barrister's chance of passing the bar. Not sure with other legal education systems, …

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500 Likes. Really?

Thank you friends and readers! I started my blog THE OPEN CONCAVITY (TOC) as a diversion from law school and other stressors. I didn't once imagine that this will turn to something beautiful and bigger as this. I find refuge in writing. I write about my faith, law school, bags, health and wellness, and defense …

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How Much Caffeine Each Day is Good For You?

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