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MY 56th Birthday in the Desertland

MY 56th Birthday in the Desertland

When the universe hears your “YES”, she not only delivers, she SURPRISES you beyond your imagination as well. It was in April 2019 that I knew in my heart (without a shadow of doubt) that I would be going back to the desert land as I saw the huge Emirates Airlines at...

NOTHINGness: An INsightful DAY with K&M

NOTHINGness: An INsightful DAY with K&M

To the mind that's open, learning from everyone, even from kids is part of a natural & joyful course in life. At times, it comes from an ordinary conversation, study time, playtime or a serious time of instilling discipline amongst kids. The 2nd day of New Year...

FINAL BLOG for 2019

FINAL BLOG for 2019

The Profundity of GRATITUDE:GRATEFUL for Year 2019 & a Happy-grateful ANTICIPATION for Year 2020 GRATITUDE unlocks DoorsGRATITUDE creates MiraclesGRATITUDE leads to HappinessGRATITUDE yields ContentmentGRATITUDE expands Horizons GRATITUDE makes you go...

Celebrating the life of my GAD (GenerouslyAmazing&Dashing) Son

Celebrating the life of my GAD (GenerouslyAmazing&Dashing) Son

Twenty-six years ago, (31.12.93), I gave birth to our youngest, the biggest among the four miracles I have been GIFTed with. Yes! An 8-pounder baby was added to our three awesome princes. For other big moms, 8 pounders are not a wonder but for a petite one like me--it...

Freedom & Fun under the Sun

Freedom & Fun under the Sun

It's a hot & cold-windy Friday in Dubai…my first, (in my two visits), to experience one of its beaches where freedom and fun are very much at hand. I have to get ready with how they would spend a day at the beach. Unlike in the Philippines where we get to choose...

Scorched-charred to yumyum

Scorched-charred to yumyum

What if... what you have in mind turned out the other way around? What if... your expected output resulted to sort of worst? As Christmas is just around the corner, people are up and out for all the necessary preparations... from buying to wrapping of gifts to...

OPEN the UNlockeDoor

OPEN the UNlockeDoor

GRATITUDE opens doors of great WONDERS I woke up at 4 a.m today, October 2, 2019 - as I excitedly prepared for our early morning walk towards the beach line. As I went down our hotel in Camotes Island, Cebu- the Queen City of the South, I noticed the padlock hanging...

HS Connections then and now

HS Connections then and now

After thirty-nine long years, I finally met again my HS batchmates. Yes, thirty-nine years have passed and it was my utmost JOY to be REconnected with them during the 42nd RMC Alumni Homecoming slated last August 24, 2019. Thanks to Sir Amado Ancla and team for a...

Hanging Bridges

Hanging Bridges

Hanging Bridges ask nothing less than audacity, strength & courage for one to be able to walk on it. My first hanging bridge experience was during my 4th year in High School. I was invited by my cousin to visit a farm (boundary of Bansalan & Makilala) owned by...

Bamboo Culms & the GREENness in me

Bamboo Culms & the GREENness in me

Fascination for greens has become part of my conscious & subconscious lately. Whenever I see green trees, plants & grass, something within me smiles, dances and leaps. More often than not, closing my eyes would usher me to roads with trees aligning on both...