Jillian Is Your Friend

{ramblings & chronicles on food x music}

YES Academy ASEAN: Musical Theatre, Thai Food & Everything In Between

It’s been less than a month since I got my acceptance email to the YES Academy ASEAN. Still adjusting my body to not doing kamikaze workouts, hours of jazz kicks … Continue reading

August 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

The Great Switch: Pursuing The Dream

“When the universe is telling me this is where I’m meant to be, I don’t want to let it down.” Before I hit the quarter-life, I decide to actually tell my brain … Continue reading

April 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Lune: Night Hymns

Warning: queso. Since then, nocturnal adventures have always been special to me & my Dork. Midnight fast food runs, driving aimlessly to god knows where, dancing & twirling me around … Continue reading

April 17, 2015 · 2 Comments

Almost-Quarter Life: Turning Twenty-Four

Yet again another delayed post thanks to work & a lot of other shenanigans for these past months. But I have to say my birthday this year was a fulfilment … Continue reading

November 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

Singer Life: Remedies & Fixer Uppers

Nothing can ever replace good technique & habit when it comes to singing, that’s for sure. But if you’re a singer yourself, there are some times you are hit by the … Continue reading

November 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

Goodbye: Not A Food Blog Anymore

I know Jillian Is Your Friend (JIYF) was, foremost, a public food blog & eventually into a mix of write-ups on my food x music scene. With articles to prove … Continue reading

July 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

The Magic of Malasimbo: Malasimbo Music & Arts Festival 2014

A music festival with the beach, mountains, music & culture all in one. There has been no trip in my life (so far) that could be deemed as worth every … Continue reading

March 11, 2014 · Leave a comment