“What if no one reads my blog?”

That was the most nerve-wracking question I had for myself the moment I published my first ever post. Although I had admitted a couple of million times that this blog is made up of my impulsivity, I am still haunted by horrific thoughts to get myself back down.

It was never easy, and who said it was?  Continue reading “A YEAR OF LEARNING | 1st YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF LUCKILYLENNY”


The memories are still clear when I first laid my eyes on Souq Waqif for the first time. It was a feeling that made me realize, Ahhhhh this is Qatar! 

Even so, I couldn’t seem to count how many times I have visited this place. It has been a part of my journey from the very beginning. It makes me travel back in time where Qatar was still a small fishing village back on its own history. Walking on its corridors while crossing different types of strangers and seeing arrays of merchandise presented in every store is a fusion of modern and traditional kick.

I will definitely bring you with me as I journey myself again to this beautiful maze and historic Souq Waqif. Let’s go? Continue reading “TALE AS OLD AS TIME | SOUQ WAQIF”


The entire process of getting a resident permit or work visa was rather vague and unpleasant to most expats I have encountered due to insufficient and inaccurate information. That is, I decided to share my experiences not as an expat who got an RP 3 years ago, but as an HR professional who walks with this process every day of my life since I became an expat. Continue reading “COMPLETE GUIDE IN GETTING A WORK VISA IN QATAR”

Essential Guidelines for “first-time-risk-takers kabayan” in Qatar

Marhabaan Bikum fi Qatar! 

(Of course I googled it) Welcome to Qatar Kabayan!

Let me share you some of the guidelines that will be or may be helpful to you in taking a leap of faith out of your comfort zone. If you are not aiming Qatar as your target of work place, don’t worry some may be helpful to you along the way or if you’re not Kabayan, don’t fret because some rules may also apply to majority. Continue reading “Essential Guidelines for “first-time-risk-takers kabayan” in Qatar”

Spoiler Alert! OFW’s sentiments REVEALED!

I check out my statistics a couple of days ago and found out that most of the readers are from Qatar, USA, UAE, KSA, UK, Canada and some Asian countries. (of course I have readers too in Philippines. Hello dear students, friends, and family!  ) I found out that most of those countries cited above are also my friends, if not acquaintances living as an immigrant or needless to say an OFW like me.

Continue reading “Spoiler Alert! OFW’s sentiments REVEALED!”