Friday, April 28, 2017

HOW TO FIGHT PROCRASTINATION


For procrastinators, there’s always today in another day. Raise your hands if you’re with me.

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So, here are my ultimate few tips for fighting it. Hope it helps J

[] Plan your activities

Having a planner helps me a lot. And also, I do decorate mine. Plus, making a key color really helps you to organize which activities/plans that has to be prioritized. The point is, when you know what you have to do each days, you’ll be get ready to do it. E.g. on Wednesday, I need to deep clean my bathroom, so on Tuesday, you’ll buy some things you need for cleaning up, or sleep earlier. Tips from me, plan every the end of the week.


[] We don’t know what will happens tomorrow

THIS.IS.IMPORTANT. We don’t know what will happen next. It might be there’s important event we need to attend or any force majeur we can’t avoid even sudden bad situations. If your plans really really important, please do it now, do it that day. E.g. Today you have to booked a flight for next week, but you ended up booked it the next day and it was already sold.


[] Mom’s yelling

THIS.IS.THE.SECOND.IMPORTANT who wants to hear Mom’s grumblings? No one wants. Count me in!


[] Do it today!

“Just do it”



#TBPMONTHLY


image source : Pinterest.com ; Tumblr.com

xoxo,
Janice

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

BIG BAD WOLF #2 JAKARTA 2017


Biblichor took me back to 1 year ago as I experienced the first great book sale. As for me, books are lifetime adventures. You can re-visit your most favorite places in a second, or run into your favorite persons forever. Because they kept all of our dreams inside. They kept all the distance near, they offer you great explorations all around the world, and they brought surreal and imaginary world right upon your eyes.

I'm so happy that I got a chance to be their VIP customer. This year, they gave VIP tickets for new members (you can register yourself through their website on their pre-sale date) or by sending your blog/vlog account to their email and they sort you. So, I took option 2 as I can't re-regist to their web :( too bad. But it's okay.

BBW held from April, 21st 2017 'til May, 2nd 2017 with total 280 hours non-stop! WOW! What a great offer, rite? They really serves bookworms well. They had Mrs. Susi, Indonesia's Marine Minister for the opening speech. 



Because I came too early here, I can't pass the main door until the ceremony end, so I took the side one. As I walked in, they surprised me with a lot of food trucks and grand kid's play area! I thought, "What an amazing improvement!" yes, they got it all to calm down your hunger and supply your kids boredom. This year's BBW took about 3-4 halls to support your demands.



Then, I headed towards the heaven! Booooks! I welcomed with the "sorting area" where people can sort out their books, or just take a rest for a while. Tho, BBW facilitate sorting area, but I don't know why people likes to sort their books here and there (oops, including me), maybe it's because of well, to save their time.




and, there was a lot of books.... boooks.... books....


Cheap imported books of course. Start from IDR 30k to about IDR 400k and also there's a lot of kids activity stuffs too!

Plus, you can find all your favorite genres of books! They have it all, ganks!

 This section is JOURNAL SECTION. Ultra cute journals! 






All genres of books got different color sections and tags. There's non fiction, fiction, romance, general, Young Adults, with sub-genre from References, Cookery, Design, Architecture, Science, Graphic Novels, Kids, and so on. The main genre hanged upon the ceiling, so people can find 'em easily. And the sub one, was on the 'table'. 


You can find various visitors from kids to adults.





One thing that disappoints me the most, was it's such a packed VIP PREVIEW SALE. We supposed to experienced the privilege to be the VIP holder. I thought, they should've distribute the limited tickets. Not everyone who registered could be the vip holder. I queued along the line to the cashier for 3 hours. Tho they got fast track, but it's only for Mandiri's customer or you can sign up for the credit card and get the facility. But I appreciated their fast action to apologies and covered up all the cashier queue mess the next day. So, we don't need to queue for hours. Yes, they still need to learn and discover customers demands and needs. But this year's improvement was highly appreciated.

GOOD JOB BBW TEAM! Can't wait to see you next year! Looking forward to it.

*some snippets

I met fellow blogger here! Introducing you Claudia you can read her review here
So happy to see her (left). Pardon my unlikely face -___- She's pretty and tall in real life and so calm!
 my unsorted books




xoxo,
Janice

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

What Can Be Seen in NYC

NEW YORK! The big city where everyone dreams come true they said. Yes, I want to visit NYC too. I believe, one day I could!

Flatiron Building
Yeah, this iconic building in NYC :D I wonder how is it inside the building?
Because it’s seems so narrow from the outside.


Central Park
The biggest park in NYC! I could feel the breeze, the sound of birds chirping,
dogs barking, music on my iPod while I jog, or the traffic outside ;)


Times Square
The most photogenic street of NYC! And “after rains effect” make it perfecto!
I could imagined Iscreamed “Taxi!”.


Manhattan Harbour / Bridge
Best spot to take the Empire Building shot.


5th Avenue
Let's shop shop shop til you drop drop drop!


Park Avenue
Just a nice street photography photo spot.


Bleecker Street
Uh oh! I remembered all those scenes in the movie. Where every house has
their own small stairs in front. Those pretty colorful plants and saying hello every morning.



xoxo,
Janice

(image courtesy: tidbitmagz.com , viceroyhotelgroup.com , Reuben Stafford , 
Shutterstock, Expedia, businessinfo.ma, gvshp.org)

Sunday, March 19, 2017

15 Facts About Me


Thank you Mommy Jane for the tag! So here they are.
Don't forget to read her too!

. Eye-fetish
I like staring at people who has beautiful eye-shape, long lashes, and big eyes.

. I long for having braces since Senior High School
And YES, thank God n Universe I got it now. It’s not just for that fashion thingy, but really I’ve been bullied for this naughty teeth!

. I’m pretty much a vampire in blood
SAY NO TO anything related with scallions, onions, or whatevs with onions in it. PLEASE just put that things far away from my sight and from my smells!

. I got weird names for my sis n mom
I made those weird callings for them. It’s just popped out right into my mouth. I don’t know.

. BEST FRIENDS? Nah.
I can’t believe there are real best friends, just yet.

. CHEESE, CHEESE, CHEESE!
I love cheese so much. Cream cheese, cheese cake, cheese toppings, melt cheese, and cheese.

. Loyal
I’m pretty much a loyal and sometimes a jealous one. I’ve been in silent crush with one person for nearly 3 years back then. It’s hurting me. Ugh. Why.

. Easily attached
I’m having that suck personality. Pfft. If you’re that open, kind, funny, and humble I’ll have a heart for you, and well I’m taking it emotionally. And I’ll do anything just to helped you out.

. 2 hours nap
I can’t wake up before 2 hours of nap.

. A graphic designer who can’t hand draw
I just can’t hand draw L I’ve experienced getting score 5.0 at Anatomical Drawing, but amazingly I passed the test and got C in that subject. Well done as long as it’s not D/F. hahahaha! I DON’t CARE.
Oh! I also delegated my homework to my mom and sis, cause they're better than me.

. I need to be neat everytime I go out, even if it’s only going to a minimarket
Yes, I can’t be such a woman who going out only wearing a pajamas or baju rumahan

. I’m attracted to guy who wears suit
Go watch Sam Smith Like I can Music Video. You’ll discover why. Oh, I’ve been  such a weirdo since I watched HIMYM and I love BARNEYYYY! Because every guy with a suit is such a plus, so neat, tidy, and presentable.

. I'm dreaming to become a zookeeper someday
Yeah I watched 50 first dates, and since then, I wanna become a zookeeper one day. Or work at an Ocean NGO to take care those babies and become a sea explorer. How much does it cost?

. Swimming around Fancy / cute stuffs / stationeries
Gimme gimme gimme. I’ll be like a happy puppy seeing his master coming home.  

. IDK why I hate JB and TS so much
PFFT!


I need to tag 5 friends, so go Novreica, Japobs, VonnyDU, Nahla, Elizabeth Angelia (AND YOU!! YES you who read this blogpost, THANKYOU! A bit more fellows don’t hurt, rite?)

Or, you can take a look back to my old facts post

**Image from pinterest.com

Oceans of Love,
Janice

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Low Maintainance Friend


I found this tweet and bam it hit me!
I can’t describe what type of friend I was before. And, well, this one suit me well. What is Low-Maintainance friends? Based on her tweet, it was an easy going type of friend. An ignorant one. Though you rarely talked to them, nor you asked them to going out, or forget their birthdays, not throwing any special acts, or give them presents. Well they’re the same in the heart for you.


I’m pretty much that one type of friend. Even if you forget me for a long time or you talk to me when in need, as long as you didn’t torch my lighter I’m the same person you used to know. Just a little bit awkward sometimes. I’m an ISFJ, I’m also sad after all if you abandoned me. But as an ignorant B, I can take it pretty good. For such a reserved person like me, I won’t take the first step to talk to you unless I have to in particular conditions. Well, it’s hard to get along with some people when they don’t open up with me at first or having the same personality as me (which is reserved). It’s like awkward vs awkward. the result will be silence in the air. But I can become such a talkative and cheerful and loyal and I would buy anything for you, if only you moved my heart just a lil bit. Nonetheless, I’m learning not to attached to someone I barely know because everytime I did, they broke my heart or I’m taking it way too emotional when they not treat me like the way I did.



There once a quote : “I usually give people more chances than they deserve, but once I’m done. I’m done.” That’s exactly what I’m trying to tell you. Once I’m done, you’re not on the list anymore. I forgive you but I’m not making another relation with you anymore. Moreover for some plebeian peoples or guys which really can’t handle and take place their cheesy humors or words. I’m so fed up. So please, know your words, humors, or lines when you talk to people cause not everyone can take it.


Guys, did you have that one kind of friend? A low maintainance friend. Keep em close, cause you’re blessed.

xoxo,
Janice

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