Thursday, July 30, 2009
1. Manuel Urbano, a.k.a. Manuel Conde : for the Film and Broadcast Category (posthumous);
2. Lazaro Francisco: for Literature (posthumous)
3. Federico Aguilar-Alcuaz: for Visual Arts, Painting, Sculpture and Mixed Media;
4. Cecilia Guidote-Alvarez: for Theater;
5. Francisco “Bobby” Mañosa: for Architecture;
6. Carlo J. Caparas: for Visual Arts and Film
7. Jose "Pitoy" Moreno: for Fashion Design
Wednesday, July 29, 2009
Bawal Magkasakit !!! Lalo na ngayong panahon na laganap parin ang A(H1N1) virus na yan. Isa sa magandang proteksyon laban sa mga sakit eh ang pag-inom ng Vit. C gaya nitong FERN-C. Hindi ito nabibili sa drugstore, sa mga dealer lamang. Masasakitin ang 2 kong pamangkin kaya sila'y umiinom nito at nakakatulong naman sya.
No one is allowed to get sick!! Especially these days when the deadly A(H1N1) virus is still spreading. One of the best ways to fight ailments is by drinking Vit. C like this FERN-C that can't be bought in the drugstore, it is only sold through dealers. My nephew and niece are drinking this and it helps them. Join us at LITRATONG PINOY
Tuesday, July 28, 2009
Wow it's August already on Saturday and it seems that the days goes by so quickly that I didn't almost noticed.
I am looking forward to more beautiful things to come this second half of the year. Aside from recent shopping loot s online that I am still waiting for it to arrive, I am already anticipating our highschool 25th (silver) Reunion come this Dec. Our Hongkong trip in December as well makes me want to pull all the days to finish so that we'll have a vacation there.
I am also hoping for more good business opportunities online and also here at my net cafe. There are many things that I am thankful for and I know if I feel down lately, new windows and blessings will come my way. Have a great day everyone!
Monday, July 27, 2009
A Man Named Kelly Hildebrandt will Marry a Woman named Kelly Hildebrandt. Wow this is amazing and one of a kind! I was blog hopping when I read this one of a kind and very unique incident. Kelly with the same name and surname met on Facebook and soon they will be getting married.
Their romance started when Kelly, the woman (20) searched her own name on Facebook and the same name Kelly Hildebrandt (24)(the man) appeared on her search. She got curious and left a message for him and they started communicating. Soon they will be getting married. Really a very unique incident.
Learn more about their story here
Each year a lot of people and companies hold Halloween parties. Though preparations may seem a little bit tiring if you’re the one that will do all the hard work, fret not because Halloween Party Invitations are readily available to order at http://www.holiday-invitations.com.They have themed Party Halloween Invitations that you can choose from plus any card can be modified if you want too.
Choose among their unique designs and if not, Holiday Invitations shop can make a special design for your Invitations Halloween. Furthermore, they can ship your orders for free as the same day your design was approved. Unlimited changes can be made at no extra cost plus a logo or your own photo can be printed at any Halloween Invitation. Check them out now!
The SONA started around 4 pm today at the Batasan building and right now our TV was on and I could hear her on the background. My mom is watching it and I could hear her talking about her accomplishments and telling the nation that our economy is stable. I am not sure how long will her speech will take. Hmmm I can hear applauses every time she finishes her few sentences.
Sunday, July 26, 2009
One of my fave Sunday shows ANG PINAKA TV Show listed another helpful tips for all of us. It was aired every Sunday, 6 pm over at QTV 11. Here is the list for the Ang Pinaka: Sure Signs For a Career Change and hope you'll learn from this.
10. Your company is unstable
9. You're the wrong person in the wrong job.
8. Your health is compromised.
7. Your work relationship is not good
6. Your job bores you.
5. You feel burned out
4. You're not allowed to explore your full potential
3. Your salary is not enough
2.You have no personal growth anymore
1. You're not happy with your job
Saturday, July 25, 2009
Tomorrow my sister in law will be making one for our lunch to pacify my craving.. Can't wait for it.
Boo... searching searching and I hope I can find one.
Friday, July 24, 2009
Had a nice snack but oh no i think I am going to have a migraine attack right now, must be because of that and too much heat right now. Oh gosh I want to go right now... Oh well, if the pain didn't subside, I guess I need to drink med already.
Yay, I almost forgot that today is Food Friday. Kindly excuse my memory gap hehe. Anyway, this is a CHICKEN SNITZEL platter with salad and fries. This is one of my favorities to order when we dine out while I was in Australia. Eventhough there's no rice, it is still filling because their serving is BIG compared here, plus the fries will serve as the carbo. Oh yumm... I miss eating this.
Thursday, July 23, 2009
Everyone is up and about during holiday season. The smiles on the faces of the kids are priceless as they receive and open their gifts. As I child I have a vivid recollection on how my mom wake us up excitedly to have Christmas Eve dinner and to open our gifts. Our eyes beam with delight especially when we got what we like. During Christmas day we go to our relatives to receive more gifts. The get together serves also our bonding times.
These days it’s also nice to have Christmas parties among our family and it’s pretty easy now to order< Christmas Party Invitations online at Invitations Shoppe. I know we’ll not have a hard time looking for unique designs where we can also have it personalized. You can add a photo or a logo on your Christmas Party Invitation that you’ll order at http://www.invitations-shoppe.com as they offer free shipping as well. Christmas parties are not also complete without Christmas Invitations being sent out. I am looking forward in receiving a Christmas Invitation these coming months.
Come listen with me. Here's I'll Be by Edwin McCain with Lyrics.
Wish me luck so I can have more ideas on what to take photos each day.
Monday, July 20, 2009
You Need Friends to Be Happy
You are a friendly, social person. You seek out connections and relationships.Being close to others is very important to you, and you don't like discord. You feel great when you're cooperating and working with others. You enjoy belonging to a group.Nothing makes you feel worse that feeling alone or alienated. You want to be liked by those around you.
Halloween can be one of the fun ways where kids can get together. Each year more and more cute Halloween costumes are being seen and other people are very creative on how they dress up their children. From the simple witch suit to Buzz light year get up, the costumes are endless. It’s fun to see kids glam up for the day but sometimes they got bored walking and knocking on other’s houses.
There are other fun ways to keep the children interested in Halloween. You can send out Halloween Invitation that you can order at Cards Shoppe and hand them out to kid’s parents to gather for a Halloween Party. You can have an award for the best dressed kid for the Halloween and have scary games too. Be creative and allow children to play along. I know kids will always enjoy getting their Halloween candies and stuff after the party. So if you are planning to host the party this year. Have fun organizing!
I have been reminiscing my younger years (not that I am too old) lately and I it's funny sometimes to think about what I have it mind then. I remember telling myself I wanted to work in a bank as a teller because my sis and I have been playing about being in a bank when we are kids. It's doesn't come through I guess because i hated math..lol
Anyway, enough of it. I just wanted to share some Quotations that I found here and it's inspiring:
"If you can imagine it you can create it. If you can dream it, you can become it."
Ward, William Arthur
"In your heart, keep one still, secret spot where dreams may go and sheltered so may thrive and grow." Driscoll, Louise
Saturday, July 18, 2009
I remember I have always enjoyed doing crafts like crochet, tatting and embroidery way back in elementary and highschool. I also made crafts like, door hangers, door wreaths for myself and as gifts as well. Buying local natural items even brought me to Divisoria where I can buy them at low price because it was wholesale. It was fun but later on, I had to give up making such because I found another new hobby.
In the 90's, Cross-Stitching faved its way to hands of hobby lovers. I found myself stitching in 1995 till the wee hours of the night. It was rewarding to see all my stitched works framed and hanged up on the wall. If I will have time I will shared some photos here. I did stitched till 2001.
I later found DIGITAL SCRAPBOOKING as my hobby now and I have made and have printed some of my works. I am also into DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY which I enjoyed as well.
How about you what is/are your hobby/hobbies?
Just one of the most celebrated events all over the world is Christmas and everyone is up and jolly during this Holiday Season. Though it may seem a bit far yet but it’s never too early to make our preparations a little bit ahead. You know during Christmas everyone will be busy and most of the shops got tons of orders so if you are late in ordering your Christmas Party Invitation then you’ll end up cramming or you might not send any Party Christmas Invitations at all and that’s a boo!
Found this card at Holiday-Invitations where they make Christmas invites and it seems nicer to send cards like that. They print and ship orders the same day it is approved so it’s not a hassle anymore. If you have a picture or a logo for your company, you can have it inserted on the card.
Friday, July 17, 2009
I could not leave our house because It was raining real hard yesterday morning but I still went ahead as I have to pay some bills. It was about almost 12 noon when I am heading back to my shop but the continuous rain made our street flooded. The jeepney that I was in didn't want to drive across the floods so he gave my money back to I can ride another one.
I boarded another jeepney but the driver saw the deep floods ahead so all passengers are then instructed to go down. Arghhhh.. I don't want to walk in the floods so I decided to wait for a while. Finally after waiting for about half an hour, a brave jeepney driver drove through the floods and finally I reached our place. It will flood easily here in our place if there is a continues rains.
My nephew on the other hand, went to Manila and was on his way home round 5 pm when he got stranded. Nothing to ride he decided to walk till he reached the place where buses are there. He managed to squeeze himself in the bus and he got home at 11 pm. YAY!
Floods everywhere!! No classes in NCR right now and other parts of the nation. It's raining still, cold and gloomy. What a nice weather to sip hot soup and laze around.
Thursday, July 16, 2009
Anyway, work wise, It's been doing good. Blessing poured on me lately that I am oh so thankful about it. Wish I can receive more soon. I am also busy with my net cafe, students are back to school again so during late afternoons, students flock in my store to have their projects printed or they need to research something online. My other sidelines like making business cards, invitations etc are taking a back seat. Hopefully it will pick up once again.
Friday, July 10, 2009
Wow it's Food Friday once again and it's time for me to get hungry once again while browsing all the participant's food entry. It'll be lunch time soon so need to feast my eyes again hehe.
Anyway, this is Fish Roll and Ginataang Sitaw at Kalabasa, String beans and squash cooked in coconut extract. The fish roll is made out of TAIWAN fish, have your heard that one? It's my 1st time heard such and these where actualy cooked by my SIL.
We are getting health conscious lately so fish and veggies are not to be missed 2x or 3x a week. Happy Friday everyone!
The start of this month proves to be a good one for me, work wise at least. I have been wanting to get lots of opportunities in my online and offline works and it seems that blessings are pouring. I am thankful for that and it just doesn't come without me exerting extra effort. I have to extend my waking hours that it sometimes replaced my viewing (wacting TV) times at night.
I also had to get up early at aroun 530 or 6:00 am which is unsual for me because I was accustomed to waking and getting up at least at 8:00 am. I slowly have changed my waking habits and it looks like it is working wonders. Like they say early bird catches the worm. I hope there are more worms soon because here I am ready to bite them
Wednesday, July 8, 2009
Umulan muli nung Martes gaya nung Lunes at eto ang kinalabasan sa aming gate. Ito'y basang basa buti na lang at hindi bumaha pero nung kasagsagan ng ulan may hanggang bukond bukong na tubig baha sa kalye. Sa inyo bang lugar eh binabaha?
It rained so hard again last Tuesday and here is the outcome, wet gates with still rain waters. We are glad that it didn't flood during the heavy rains. Did it ever flood in your place?
My other entries: A SLICE OF LIFE, and at JENNY TALKS
Monday, July 6, 2009
It was also very unusual to see Kris Aquino not being vibrant when she hosts last Sunday's show "The Buzz". The family is not sharing more details about Cory as they want to keep it private. Let us just hope that she will recover.
Sunday, July 5, 2009
10. Cory Aquino's Yellow Dress
9. Vilma Santos' White Hanky
8. Fernando Poe Jr. (FPJ's) Patilya or Sideburns
7. Kuya Germ's Colorful Coat
6. Kuya Cesar's Slow Delivery
5. Joseph Estrada ERAP's Wrist Band
4. Randy Santiago's Shades
3. Pilita Corrales' Backward Bend
2. Imelda Marcos' Hair Bun
1. Tessa Prieto- Valdez's Outrageous Outfits
Wednesday, July 1, 2009
My entry for LITRATONG PINOY- Kandado
Sensya na d ko na translate sa Tagalog ang entry ko. My other Entry at my other blog.
These days we can't help but to take extra precautions on safeguarding our belongings and properties. I clearly remember many years ago how our house was almost ransacked by some burglars. They forced their entry on our house leaving our door knobs wrecked and messy. Fortunately no one is at home at that time.
There's also an instance when one afternoon i think it was in 2006, my instinct somewhat told to go home and not long after while I was in my room, I heard a noise inside the backyard. I peeped in my window and to my shock I saw a guy in an orange shirt jumped over our steel gate going at our back door. I was so scared that time because he was forcing our door by stepping on it real hard. That is the only time I screamed ... " Burglar!! Burglar !! and I am glad that he didn't gain entry or else he might have killed me or whatever..
I saw him run fast and left his left rubber slippers. Unfortunately I didn't see his face. None of my neighbors heard my scream that time and gosh for sure if he got inside the house with me in it, I know no one can save me even if I yell. After that I was shaking and called a neighbor over the phone so she can check on me. This I will not forget and I hope I will not experience this anymore.
To this day, we had installed much higher steel gates and put more extra KANDADO (LOCKS) in the gates hoping it will give extra protection but I guess no matter how many locks we put, burglars will really find a way to gain entry. Hmmmppp... Can we really be safe?