Monthly Archives: December, 2012

Guarding childhood

I know that today is New Year’s Eve and I should be probably talking about resolutions, and the year that has passed. But not yet. I am more excited about a movie I have just seen with my hubby and daughter. Today we saw The Rise of the Guardians. I knew it was a computer …

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Simbang Gabi Down Under

I finally managed to squeeze in some writing! I said writing — the finishing and the publishing, I am not so sure when 🙂 Every year, after Christmas, things seem to slow down.  As in before Christmas came, it was like whoa, it’s coming! It’s coming! Then on the 26th, things go slow mo’.  Sleep …

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Back to being Angels

Charlotte, Daniel, Olivia, Josephine, Ana, Dylan, Madeline, Catherine, Chase, Jesse, James, Grace, Emilie, Jack, Noah, Caroline, Jessica, Benjamin, Avielle, Allison. Just a day before the news of the Newtown shooting came out, my daughter and I were drawing angels.  A very long time ago (and until now I admit), I believed that children, before they …

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Starlight, starbright…

I don’t even know why I chose Starlight Starbright except for the fact that this Jim Brickman/Kenny Loggins song had always brought me to tears whenever I hear it. The song for some reason makes me remember all the children that has left this world too soon… I feel blessed to be able to listen …

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Oh beehive!

There is just too many bad news on tv and in the internet this day I just have to shake off this doomsday feeling with something light… there are times I do reflect on things that make me more appreciative of the kind of life I have been blessed with, but the kind of news …

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‘Tis the Season anyway!

OK so here I am, heavy with beef stroganoff for lunch finished with a piece of that chocolate beehive and cafe au lait, fighting the urge to answer the call of my bed and pillow.  It sure is difficult to ignore this lethargic moment seeing that Deefa is right here curled up on my lap …

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It’s 12.12.12 and all you can think of are CHOCOLATE BEEHIVES???

I have finally succumbed to my wish to have my own blogsite.  Duh, almost everyone is blogging about this and about that and I thought, hmmm, I know I did it before (‘cept I got pretty busy doing other things) so well… why not again?  I know I am not really a writer, but I …

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