yes i just used
BLOODY in my blog post title. relax. :)
but seriously. it amazes me still, after experiencing it myself, how one
SINGLE mosquito can take out a person with dengue fever.
a nasty little mosquito photo courtesy of wiki
lover (if you dont know i affectionately call and ...
this is not a recent revelation for me. not one bit.
i’m the oldest in my family of origin… the firstborn. there’s a lot that comes with being a firstborn. some stuff that is expected of you, said or silent. you are your parents experiment child; the one ...
there is one thing i am going to do in the next month.
and that is to get
THIS saying, like in this photo i snagged off of onto my wall in my house. PINTREST,
why? because it describes our family completely. and it’s something that we all need ...
the definition of
is as follows: HIATUS
a break or interruption in the continuity of a work, series, action, etc.
yep..that’s exactly what happened.
to some of you this may sound absolutely ridiculous…absurd…unreal. to others, namely those who have lived in metro manila or the philippines ...
18 days ago i got sick.
about a week ago i was almost better.
then i caught something else and have been in bed since saturday night, except for pulling myself together today to shoot a corporate gig for a friend.
i’m sick and tired of being sick and ...
funny how christmas makes you more….gushy, smushy, no?
december 1. here i sit in the tropics - manila to be exact - and it so doens’t feel like december 1
back in vancouver it’s about 5*C…here it’s 30*C+… there i’d be wearing scarfs ...
if you know us at all, you know we
all of our friends (and family) in canada and in the west think we are
NUTS cuz we would always have our tree up in OCTOBER.
dude. its a season, not a day, the whole christmas thing - enjoy it ...
…being married to your best friend.
happy birthday, Lover! :)
i have been to the desert once. not like the sahara or anything.
but to a nevada desert…in the
it was amazing. i have never seen anything like it.
the way the ground was all cracked…how the tumble weeds
ACTUALLY tumbled by. the sky’s reflection in ...
you know somedays when you are
CRAVING something that you can NOT get?
gah. that’s totally today. it’s monday. there’s a typhoon. jonathan’s traveling.
and i’m craving
in-and-out burger BIG time.
see? now you are too. :)
one of the philippines
MAJOR modes of transportation is the jeepney.
here is a brief summary of the jeepney to get you up to speed:
Jeepneys are the most popular means of public transportation in the Philippines. They were originally made from [1 ] US military jeeps left over from World ...
70 women. 70 headshots.
last february i went to the corrections institute for women (
CIW) otherwise knows as the women’s prison. my motherinlaw was speaking at an event there. i went along to take photographs…that i wouldnt be able to show to the public, being as they are ...
let me tell you…some mondays are not bad..and some…are worse.
COULD have been a doozer. it started that way.
i had an 8am appointment at the kids’ school with the superintendant re getting involved with the
so..to get there, it went like this: stepped ...
..want to laugh. when you hear all the stories and see the funny
PMS cartoons. i know i do. i think my husband does…but sometimes he looks a little scared to.. ;)
today i’m not PMSing, but thought it would be a good day to laugh at it. cuz ...
The Merriam-Webster dictionary’s definition of GRACE had many meaninigs. One of the meanings is this:
d : disposition to or an act or instance of kindness, courtesy, or clemency
Grace. it’s a word that we dont use a lot. yet it’s a word that is so powerful.