Why do you have a blog?

I’ve been blogging in some way, shape or form since 2008. Up until now, I can’t directly answer the question “why do you have a blog?”.

Jari x 2015

Fifteen minutes to the new year. Time for a 2015 recap! People x Art x Travel x Advocacy x People This year, I learned that relationships don’t always have to be quick and intense, or (conversely) slow-burning and infrequent to be sustainable. I found my time occupied by new and old friends I somehow managed to not…

TEDxUPM: Ideas worth sharing

Currently assimilating. I’ve got so many new ideas and points to consider for the future; we’ve got the world to change. Thank you @TEDxUPM for the opportunity to listen to such inspirational people! 😍😍😍 #TEDxUPM #TeamFlipTrip #ideasworthsharing Blog post: http://wp.me/p28hEi-18C A photo posted by Jari Monteagudo (@jarimonty) on Oct 17, 2015 at 4:35am PDT ….


One of the quotes that changed 2015 for me popped up on my Tumblr dashboard again. Take chances. For one thing, it’s the reason why I took Speech 11 (even though it made no sense for me to take it), why I now set aside more time to revise notes, and why I’m trying to…