About Joaren

Welcome to Journey to Forever! I am Joaren. On this website I will share some recipes, projects, poems, literary works, as well as bits of our life here in Cebu.

A little more about me: I’m an adventurer at heart, I love exploring beautiful places, eating good food, snapping photos, and spending time with my favorite people. I’m one of those people who is most certain to be happy. I adore social gatherings. I adore anything where there will be plenty of people.

Cheers to always learning, trying, failing, dreaming big, enjoying the small stuff, and above all else embracing imperfection. Life is better when it’s a little bit messy.


I am a full-time, stay-at-home mom. This role of wife and mother is beyond what I ever hoped for and it was definitely not the easiest one to come by. Now with both kids in school I’ve found myself enjoying my new roles as a writer and learning how to cook.