It is summer break in our side of the world, so hot that the only options are to live it like a Pinoy: wandering in airconed malls or run away to the nearest beach. Lucky us, we can escape roasting Cebu (40 degrees today!) and retreat in Bantayan for another 2 weeks. Here is a glimpse of our life here, in case you want to join … Continue reading Summer School in Bantayan
Since their Dad’s office has been moved to Bantayan island (6 hours away from us), we try to visit him every couple of months. The Attilas’ school has been very understanding, giving us all the homework we would need so the kids won’t feel left behind when they’ll resume school. Mornings are the best times to go out and explore, so we have our special … Continue reading Home schooling kind of morning
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
“The quieter you become, the more you can hear” – Mother Nature In response to Jennifer Nichole Wells challenge “Colour your World!” Continue reading Colour your world: burnt Orange
And so was this week! At this time of year, there is hardly any tourist on Bantayan island, let me know when you come and we’ll pick you up at the pier. You won’t find any clubs or bars on our side of the island but the Buko juices and the San Miguel are the most refreshing… Continue reading WPC : Today was a good day
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!
Are Blue. Like Bantayan. Turn off your clock to “Beach Time” today and next Friday to share our little trip to the pearl of the Philippines. For those of you living in cold countries, here is your massive dose of Vitamin D. Hope our pictures will help in warming your hands and foot… Continue reading The kind of 50 shades that gets me really High (1/4)
Et voilà! Au revoir Paris, ciao Switzerland, thanks for the great times and see you next year! We are back on the rock, back to our 30°C, to our trips by the great Pacific Ocean, the (little) mountains and much much more … So stay tuned, just give me a few more days to deal with the jet lags of the Attilas and we’ll be back on track. … Continue reading Back on the Rock!
Here is the translation, from Malapascua… Another incredible island of the Philippines, a divers’ paradise. My kind of traffic, my kind of February 🙂 Continue reading How do you say “Traffic” in Cebuano?