Share a cup of Caffeined Kindness with a “Caffè Sospeso”

 Christmas and its tribute to the era of consumerism are over. Time to really relax for a minute, preferably out of the battlefield of paper wraps and hysterical electronic toys and find refuge in my child free/ safe haven : Café! The best coffees I ever had were all Italian. No Starbuckest paper bucket there, but the classic and timeless porcelain espresso cup. Standing at … Continue reading Share a cup of Caffeined Kindness with a “Caffè Sospeso”

Look at your man, then look at this one…

This ad is almost 5 years old, but I bet it will make your Monday: It aimed at boosting the image of the body wash Old Spice, which was typically the kind of present you would offer to your grand Dad for his birthday. The mission of the ad agency was to market the body wash to female purchasers and at the same time making it more interesting than … Continue reading Look at your man, then look at this one…

Christmas is looming in Cebu!!! Keep calm and Uke On

If for the rest of the world Santa is coming in 2 months, in the Philippines it is tomorrow! With Christmas carols heard as early as September, I already feel under an intense shopping pressure. No plastic crap made in China, hyperactive electronic toy nor materialistic Barbie for us. If I start shopping so early, it’s because I am looking for something special. My criteria: organic, … Continue reading Christmas is looming in Cebu!!! Keep calm and Uke On

Santa, I love your present!

http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_prompt/you-robot/ Dear Santa Thank you so much for the early Christmas present. The notice says that The Robot could clean the house in 10 minutes, and this is no lie : in exactly 9.59 mn, our whole place was immaculate. Not only clean, but so nicely tied up. We have been looking frantically for a forgotten dust for more than 2h, in vain. The robot is perfectly … Continue reading Santa, I love your present!