That streak!

Sorry, I'm just really happy with that streak, something I wasn't sure I could keep up but actually managed to do. The goal is still two months of unbroken daily French so I've got a month and a week to go. But still! I made it this far and I feel like cartwheeling if I weren't … Continue reading That streak!


French: 22% fluency

My long-term goal is to reach 100% fluency (on Duolingo, at least) by December this year. I've still got ways to go, but, hey, December is still far off. My biggest hurdles so far are differentiating the really-similar-sounding words. Chien is dog, chat is cat, but the pronunciation difference between them is basically one measly barely-there i … Continue reading French: 22% fluency


Currently weaving some admittedly-wonky magic over at Canva, and will relaunch the site once I'm happy with the layout. For now, please bear with me and the ever-changing landscape of this place. Gracias!


Saved by the rewards card

  The title says it all! I just saved a few thousand pesos in plane fares because, wonder of all wonders, GetGo--Cebu Pacific Air's rewards program--is having a really cheap seat sale. Ten measly points can get you a one-way ticket to wherever, and another ten can get you safely back where you came from. … Continue reading Saved by the rewards card


Up, up, and away

Hi, I'm Bianca! Welcome to my Internet home for the next 4 years, 9 months and 12 days as I chase after a wild, wild bucketlist of 30 things to see/do/learn before I reach the ripe old age of 30. (Kidding! Life starts at 40, remember?) I'll be writing more about the journey, I guess, … Continue reading Up, up, and away