Tag Archives: Playtime

Visiting Xin Xin and Kai Kai

In a simulated indoor garden, Xin Xin munched on bamboo leaves. She seemed unfazed by the crowd, albeit small at 10 in the morning. Outside, Kai Kai is the same, although he seemed more playful than his friend. We took the … Continue reading

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Random Travel Snaps: Spotted Eagle Ray

Photo courtesy of R.Rellosa Somewhere near Blue Corner off the waters of Palau, a creature gracefully glided its way towards us.  It was my first encounter with rays and it was intoxicating.  Stupefied, I watched its flat disk-shape body with … Continue reading

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The Kawasan High

Credits:  Papers by Queen of Quirks, Elements by Scrap Matters’ Life Simple Surprises Kit Remarkable diving defines Moalboal and many combine it with a side trip to Kawasan Falls in nearby Badian town. Just an hour away from Cebu’s diving … Continue reading

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Parma Ham & Quinoa

A colleague came back from Parma, Italy and brought home for me a whole chunk of… Parma ham, what else?  Oh my!  How the hell do I slice this beauty nice and thinly?  So it sat on my ref for … Continue reading

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I am smitten once again. Ain’t he a sweetheart?   😀

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I Believe…

Our generally peaceful elections happened more than a week ago.  We have a new president-elect.  My candidate did not win and it left me emotional for a day or two but life does not stop just because…  and so it … Continue reading

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I ❤ Fireworks!

Glimpses of the annual Macau International Fireworks Display Contest.  Awesome! Credits:  Papers from J Sprague’s Home Away from Home Paper kit; House of 3 brush# 12

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