If I am MIA here, I might be tapping the keyboard at MaKiMeJi. Come join us there.
Wednesday, January 30, 2008
Love and live. Live and love. Indeed, the heart is a vital organ that gives us life.
Now, the American heart Association together with Campbell invites you to join Go Red For Women movement and celebrate "the energy, passion and power we have as women to band together and fight heart disease." The goal of which is to empower women with knowledge and tools so we can take positive action to reduce their risks and protect their health.
Also, you can vote for the dress that Toni Braxton should wear to kickoff American Heart Month by visiting here. For every vote,
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Tuesday, January 29, 2008
And every year, rather than leaving it to rot or discarding it, I'd be thinking of ways to re-use it.
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Sunday, January 27, 2008
A long time ago, ZJ tagged me to do this birthmonth meme. Now, procrastinator that I am left it in my draft to develop fungi.
But I'm cleaning my things today and I have decided to get this done. So...
JANUARY: Stubborn and hard-hearted. Ambitious and serious. Loves to teach and be taught. Always looking at people’s flaws and weaknesses. Likes to criticize. Hardworking and productive. Smart, neat and organized. Sensitive and has deep thoughts. Knows how to make others happy. Quiet unless excited or tensed. Rather reserved. Highly attentive. Resistant to illnesses but prone to colds. Romantic but has difficulties expressing love. Loves children. Loyal. Has great social abilities yet easily jealous. Very stubborn and money cautious.
FEBRUARY: Abstract thoughts. Loves reality and abstract. Intelligent and clever. Changing personality. Attractive. Sexy. Temperamental. Quiet, shy and humble. Honest and loyal. Determined to reach goals. Loves freedom. Rebellious when restricted. Loves aggressiveness. Too sensitive and easily hurt. Gets angry really easily but does not show it. Dislikes unnecessary things. Loves making friends but rarely shows it. Daring and stubborn. Ambitious. Realizes dreams and hopes. Sharp. Loves entertainment and leisure. Romantic on the inside not outside. Superstitious and ludicrous. Spendthrift. Tries to learn to show emotions.
MARCH: Attractive personality. Sexy. Affectionate. Shy and reserved. Secretive. Naturally honest, generous and sympathetic. Loves peace and serenity. Sensitive to others. Loves to serve others. Easily angered. Trustworthy. Appreciative and returns kindness. Observant and assesses others. Revengeful. Loves to dream and fantasize. Loves traveling. Loves attention. Hasty decisions in choosing partners. Loves home decors. Musically talented. Loves special things. Moody.
APRIL: Active and dynamic. Decisive and hasty but tends to regret. Attractive and affectionate to oneself. Strong mentality. Loves attention. Diplomatic. Consoling, friendly and solves people’s problems. Brave and fearless. Adventurous. Loving and caring. Suave and generous. Emotional. Aggressive. Hasty. Good memory. Moving. Motivates oneself and others. Sickness usually of the head and chest. Sexy in a way that only their lover can see.
MAY: Stubborn and hard-hearted. Strong-willed and highly motivated. Sharp thoughts. Easily angered. Attracts others and loves attention. Deep feelings. Beautiful physically and mentally. Firm Standpoint. Needs no motivation. Easily consoled. Systematic (left brain). Loves to dream. Strong clairvoyance. Understanding. Sickness usually in the ear and neck. Good imagination. Good physical. Weak breathing. Loves literature and the arts. Loves traveling. Dislike being at home. Restless. Not having many children. Hardworking. High spirited. Spendthrift.
JUNE: Thinks far with vision. Easily influenced by kindness. Polite and soft-spoken. Having ideas. Sensitive. Active mind. Hesitating, tends to delay. Choosy and always wants the best. Temperamental. Funny and humorous. Loves to joke. Good debating skills. Talkative. Daydreamer. Friendly. Knows how to make friends. Able to show character. Easily hurt. Prone to getting colds. Loves to dress up. Easily bored. Fussy. Seldom shows emotions. Takes time to recover when hurt. Brand conscious. Executive. Stubborn.
JULY: Fun to be with. Secretive. Difficult to fathom and to be understood. Quiet unless excited or tensed. Takes pride in oneself. Has reputation. Easily consoled. Honest. Concerned about people’s feelings. Tactful. Friendly. Approachable. Emotional temperamental and unpredictable. Moody and easily hurt. Witty and sparkly. Not revengeful. Forgiving but never forgets. Dislikes nonsensical and unnecessary things. Guides others physically and mentally. Sensitive and forms impressions carefully. Caring and loving. Treats others equally. Strong sense of sympathy. Wary and sharp. Judges people through observations. Hardworking. No difficulties in studying. Loves to be alone. Always broods about the past and the old friends. Likes to be quiet. Homely person. Waits for friends. Never looks for friends. Not aggressive unless provoked. Prone to having stomach and dieting problems. Loves to be loved. Easily hurt but takes long to recover.
AUGUST: Loves to joke. Attractive. Suave and caring. Brave and fearless. Firm and has leadership qualities. Knows how to console others. Too generous and egoistic. Takes high pride in oneself. Thirsty for praises. Extraordinary spirit. Easily angered. Angry when provoked. Easily jealous. Observant. Careful and cautious. Thinks quickly. Independent thoughts. Loves to lead and to be led. Loves to dream. Talented in the arts, music and defense. Sensitive but not petty. Poor resistance against illnesses. Learns to relax. Hasty and trusty. Romantic. Loving and caring. Loves to make friends.
SEPTEMBER: Suave and compromising. Careful, cautious and organized. Likes to point out people’s mistakes. Likes to criticize. Stubborn. Quiet but able to talk well. Calm and cool. Kind and sympathetic. Concerned and detailed. Loyal but not always honest. Does work well. Very confident. Sensitive. Good memory. Clever and knowledgeable. Loves to look for information. Must control oneself when criticizing. Able to motivate oneself. Understanding. Fun to be around. Secretive. Loves leisure and traveling. Hardly shows emotions. Tends to bottle up feelings. Very choosy, especially in relationships. Systematic.
OCTOBER: Loves to chat. Loves those who loves them. Loves to take things at the center. Inner and physical beauty. Lies but doesn’t pretend. Gets angry often. Treats friends importantly. Always making friends. Easily hurt but recovers easily. Daydreamer. Opinionated. Does not care of what others think. Emotional. Decisive. Strong clairvoyance. Loves to travel, the arts and literature. Touchy and easily jealous. Concerned. Loves outdoors. Just and fair. Spendthrift. Easily influenced. Easily loses confidence. Loves children.
NOVEMBER: Has a lot of ideas. Difficult to fathom. Thinks forward. Unique and brilliant. Extraordinary ideas. Sharp thinking. Fine and strong clairvoyance. Can become good doctors. Dynamic in personality. Secretive. Inquisitive. Knows how to dig secrets. Always thinking. Less talkative but amiable. Brave and generous. Patient. Stubborn and hard-hearted. If there is a will, there is a way. Determined. Never give up. Hardly becomes angry unless provoked. Loves to be alone. Thinks differently from others. Sharp-minded. Motivates oneself. Does not appreciate praises. High-spirited. Well-built and tough. Deep love and emotions. Romantic. Uncertain in relationships. Homely. Hardworking. High abilities. Trustworthy. Honest and keeps secrets. Not able to control emotions. Unpredictable.
DECEMBER: Loyal and generous. Sexy. Patriotic. Active in games and interactions. Impatient and hasty. Ambitious. Influential in organizations. Fun to be with. Loves to socialize. Loves praises. Loves attention. Loves to be loved. Honest and trustworthy. Not pretending. Short tempered. Changing personality. Not egotistic. Take high pride in oneself. Hates restrictions. Loves to joke. Good sense of humor. Logical.
Saturday, January 26, 2008
I, of course, flagged Paypal to save my soul
but we know how long it takes before they get back to you. But agitated, panic-stricken, worried, etc.. I also asked around and searched the net.
I had yet to hear a word from PayPal when I found this. You just cannot imagine how relieved I was
and how pissed I was with all these spam mails. Anyway, I have installed ICONIX now so it's easier to know whether a PayPal email is legit or not.
As with the card enrolment (to PayPal), it seems that there was a minor error somewhere in the process. But that taken cared of, my EON was successfully registered and my initial transfer went smoothly (even faster than I expected). Thanks Unionbank for everything! BTW, to date, Unionbank is the only bank in PI that makes withdrawal possible with PayPal.
Also thanks to PayPal
despite the fact that I only heard from them when it no longer mattered to me.
Thursday, January 24, 2008
I’m saying it now. I’ve always, ALWAYS been contented with what I have. Despite the flabs here and there. Despite the not too long nose. Despite having breasts almost the size of an anthill. But maybe it’s a matter of feeling good about oneself.
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Wednesday, January 23, 2008
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Now, I'm tagging my 5 friends: ZJ, Che, Amy, Thess and Yenny.
Tuesday, January 22, 2008
So before I sent Matt to bed last night, I asked him to pick the contest winner (so he can have some sort of participation to my blogging activity) among the yellow Lego blocks -where underneath is a paper with a name written on it.
Thanks everyone for participating in my little contest.
Sunday, January 20, 2008
1. Name one thing you do everyday.
- Open my eyes.
2. Name two things you wish you could learn.
- I wish I could learn to be as patient and uncomplaining as my husband. Paging GOD.
3. Name three things that remind you of your childhood.
- Christmas Carols
4. Name four things you love to eat but rarely do.
- food cooked/prepared by my husband (because he's away from home)
- Bigby's steak (because they cost a fortune)
- Haagen Daaz (so expensive)
- Anything with chicken in it (because I'm too chicken to take the risk)
5. Name five things/people that make you feel good.
- Lots of sleep (I can only wish for this)
- Long bath (which are only in my dreams now)
- Good meals
UPDATE: Happy Birthday to my brother! I know he is so happy as he got the most wonderful present today -in the person of a newborn son. Same birthdate. Amazing!
Saturday, January 19, 2008
How time flies! Although I still feel it’s Christmas because we still have our Christmas lights and my son still sings Christmas songs, reality is Christmas has passed and Valentine’s Day - another gift-giving occasion -is fast approaching.
But tell you what? Love was all I gave my husband on Christmas. Isn't that great? He didn't complain (and he is not the type who complains) but it felt awkward especially when he gave me an iTouch (though still in transit), while I gave him nothing - not even a book or a pen. Shame on me.
(So Pops, hope this goes to show that you'll always -okay, not really always, but I can make a place for you anytime on this blog. And this is either tooooo late or tooooo advance but Happy Birthday!)
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Friday, January 18, 2008
This week, I am thankful...
...that my hub is getting enough rest. I couldn't say that when he was working in his previous employer (when even in his sleep, his project would haunt him).
...for Matt's creativity. He always bring pleasant surprises for us all.
...for the music. They are the perfect drug to take on a hectic day.
...for friends who keep in touch. And who share their lives.
...for the sleep I get even when I am working on night shift (Aha! Working while sleeping is not really a good idea but we are allowed to do that when there's no activity in the network).
...that I am able to open my lids this morning. It's good to be alive! And it's the best to come to a kid who jumps when he sees you, hugs and tells you "I love you."
From experience, few times when I was the presenter (and boy, it’s not an easy feat to be up there), I’d usually employ these to aid me in delivering a message to the audience or driving home my point. And most times that I’m down there as audience, I must admit that these attention-getter illustrations or animations keep me awake.
In short, pictures, images, animations or illustrations are essential in making a presentation interesting because they leave impression on the audience. And if you are the presenter or trainer and you are able to provide a great presentation, it could put you on a good spot with the boss. Extra pogi points. Bonus points, enough for a raise or a promotion. Important, yes.
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Thursday, January 17, 2008
Wouldn’t you love to call your loved ones anytime and anywhere around the globe? I do. I’m actually more of a caller than a texter (SMS fan), and good thing that I’m working for a telecoms company and get to enjoy free airtime. Lucky me. Otherwise, with my habit, a huge chunk of my salary would have gone straight to a telephone company’s coffer.
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Wednesday, January 16, 2008
“Oh.” I was surprised. No, that is not a remote. I was almost tempted to say but held my tongue in check.
“What is this remote control for?” I playfully asked instead.
“Remote for [the] yo-yo.”
And I pulled all my reserved acting skills to keep a straight face.
Made out of sticking a cottonbud (arrow) on a hole of wrist toy (that makes sound by pressing the red triangle). He said the cottonbud is the antenna!
And this is my son's entry for this week's MakeIt FromScratch! Eugene Polley- step aside.
I found something good this morning. It’s called Pay-Per-Play, an online media channel that plays 5 second audio advertisement everytime a visitor opens your page. With Pay-Per-Play audio ads, one will be paid for every visitor and no click is necessary from them. I actually signed up for this. For more details, visit NetAudioAds now.
Also, here's a site that offers you almost everything you need. From web designing needs to audio needs, they have it all. So if are you looking for website softwares or DVD/MP3 players, check them here.
Monday, January 14, 2008
So if you are interested, just leave a comment (with your valid email) in this post. That's one entry. If you blog about this, I'll give you an extra entry. This is open for anyone and everyone around the globe.
I'll be drawing the winner next week January 19, 2008 (Oh, this is my brother's birthday - Advance Happy Birthday to him!). So goodluck everyone.
Note: To thwart spammers, please add brackets to your email addy. Ex. emailme[at]mail[dot]com.
Penned by ZAM at 10:42 AM
Sunday, January 13, 2008
I was once prescribed to use glasses and I had been using it for more than a year. But you know what they say about getting so used to it and ending up getting a higher grade glasses – so I decided to chuck and forget about it. Last year, I had complained about my eyes and went to an eye doctor – and expected he’d give me glasses but I was prescribed an eye drop only!
Last December, I was considering getting back to the eye doctor again because too much blogging had maybe finally kicked me in the eye- but I made excuses not to.
Now, I’m doing this post for Great Discovery: www.ZenniOptical.com, which offers wide selection of high quality frames and lens. Isn’t this supposed to be a sign to set that appointment again?
Saturday, January 12, 2008
Okay, Steve Perry's fans, I'm not going to make any big statement about that. I still believe Steve Perry is Steve Perry.
But I'm just happy Arnel got the break. I hope he'll do his best to be just himself. Good luck, Arnel.
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Friday, January 11, 2008
The Nipa thatch roof offered a weak resistance against the violent rain and small puddles of water were slowly forming on the floor. Nowhere else to go for cover except the wooden kama (bed), where she eventually hid the kids to protect them from the harsh weather.
And she scurried to finish her cooking in a detached dirty kitchen, connected but outside of the house. She braved the cruel storm to provide everyone something hot to put in their tummy. And she did more than that.
She may have thought I have forgotten that scene from the distant past but I have not. Maybe not ever.
And we are still far from being glimmering rich now, but through all the comfortable trapping we have, I will not forget everything she did for us. Through all the love. The sacrifices. The lessons. I'm so blessed to have her as my mother.
Of course, there are times we do not see eye to eye, but I love her. She’s our anchor. Our light. Our strength.
Wednesday, January 09, 2008
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