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My SALUTE to a great BEING of ESSENCE-Melanie

My SALUTE to a great BEING of ESSENCE-Melanie

<3 <3 A Birthday Tribute <3 <3 Long live a dear Being of Love & Light Melanie Gastar Gatchalian who has entered her golden years with blissful ease & grace. Let me honor you this way with the little yet valuable memories I have in my memory bank. I...

Spring is HERE: Behold…our G4

Spring is HERE: Behold…our G4

SPRING gladdens our hearts as we behold the blooming of flowers here, there & everywhere. Japan, Korea & many other countries that have four seasons are savoring the beauty of Sakura and other flowers in spring. The Philippines has more than enough varieties...

Meet & Greet MY GIFT: MyJamazinglyAudacious&MeritoriouSon

Meet & Greet MY GIFT: MyJamazinglyAudacious&MeritoriouSon

For unto us another son is born, our second son —JAMES which means “My GIFT” in Hebrew. That was thirty-two years ago today, March 11, 2020. Like his mom, he’s born in the Year of the Dragon. During my pregnancy back in the old house of my parents-in-law, I would...

BELIEVE in the WONDER of each Child

BELIEVE in the WONDER of each Child

Today, the 7th of March, I got the chance to have an unplanned quickie pose with these wonder girls I have been privileged to relate with for more than 3 months now. One is our own princess —Keona & the other one is her great friend & neighbor —Ate Mochi. They...

Beyond-beautiful Armenia: A vacay within a vacay

Beyond-beautiful Armenia: A vacay within a vacay

Travels allow me to expand my horizon; broaden my perspective and make me enjoy the diversity of adventure rides and long walks on plains, hills and mountains. Thus, enjoy new cuisines of various places & meet faces from different races. Traveling with family is...

AMAZING & LOVEly BLOSSOMing on 02.20.2020

AMAZING & LOVEly BLOSSOMing on 02.20.2020

The FLOWERS outside the house gate in Abu Dhabi are starting to BLOOM after a looong wait, for almost three months.. When I arrived in AD last November 2019, the vividness is still stuck in my mind, this long BUNCH of Flowers was still FIST-like. From then on, I would...

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...