• food,  People

    Welcoming 2012

    I really did not bother prepare bigtime for this year. I guess the excitement was not totally within me. Something strange preoccupied my thoughts and my heart. I wasn’t feeling genuinely happy about a lot of things. I tried my best to shrug it off by taking care of the kids and finding ways to earn from home, so as keeping in touch with friends and relatives. These things and people kept my sanity. I ordered what we call Biko and Palabok from a friend’s sister. I made those cathedral window jellos. The fireworks blasted at the half of this month. We were half an inch away from “the end”,…

  • hobby,  photography

    Shadow Shot Sunday: Luces

    My daughter, when this was taken was about 4 years old… she”s now turning 9 by July. In this featured photo, she”s delighted to have a luces, it”s a small type of firework you held by your hand.  And this by the way was taken New Year”s eve, as we welcome 2007. The reason why I”ve chosen this to upload is because you can no longer have my daughter hold a lighted luces like this one. I”m not sure why though but definite that she”s never had a bad experience about it. She cried the last time I lighted one and gave to her. On the contrary, it is actually…