Advices from a Tree Stand tall and proud Sink your roots into the Earth Be content with your natural beauty Go out on a limb Drink plenty of water Remember your roots Enjoy the view Want to better photography while opening your eyes and your heart to the Mundane little things all around you? Simply follow Jithin (Photrablogger blog) and especially his Mundane Monday Challenge. All … Continue reading Mundane Monday: off to work (Filipino version)
For those of you who have to deal with cold feet, red noises and grey skies .. For those of you who tend to feel like my friend Hubert those days: here is your dose of Vitamin Sea! Take a picture a day. Focus on its centre for a good 20 secondes, then slowly enlarge the view and embrace it all. Close your eyes and feel … Continue reading Here is to beat the Monday blues
Our version ! How is yours? Continue reading Wordless Wed: Dreaming of a white Xmas ?
Fall, winter and boring are not in the Filipino dictionary. Click here and .. we’ll pick you up at the pier 🙂 Continue reading 15 ways to fall in love with the Philippines
Yes the Swiss mountains are great. But how about Filipino beaches? ocean breeze, salty air, sun kissed air, endless summer, sugar beach … coconut juice anyone? Wishing you all a warm and cosy week 🙂 Continue reading Happy Monday from the Philippines!
Best way to start the week: learning while having fun ! In other words, join Cee’s Fun Photo Challenge. The topic of the week is Number 1 (or 1 item). I combined it with the topic of last week, Perspective (Unusual angle or point of view). The rainy season is looming, the beach is finally totally deserted… How about a Coconut or a Mango juice to start … Continue reading Here is to beat the Monday Blues
Bliss is to be surrounded by the unconditional love of your family, feeling safe and happy, relaxed and totally in the moment.. Thankful and blessed 🙂 Continue reading Photo101: Bliss
Ask everyone in Bantayan about the current heat, and you’ll get the same answer :” it’s never been like that before M’am. Rainy season normally starts in May. It’s so hot!” At least we can take a dip in the ocean in the first wee hours of the morning and at sunset. Even tourists would not dare getting in when the temperature screams 40°C! You … Continue reading Photo101: Even the coast is running short of water
But you can’t take Paris out of the girl! Cebu is hot. Bantayan is already burning hot (35°C last Sunday!) The Attilas play it like the locals: no beach before 4PM, drink lots of water, apply liters of sunscreen from head to toes. In addition, I asked Ms Attila to make sure she covers her head and wears her shades. And that’s what I got (with a couple … Continue reading You can take the girl out of Paris…