Good morning Sunshine!

[kuh–nek-tid]  adjective 1. united, joined, or linked. 2. having a connection. 3. joined together in sequence; linked coherently: connected ideas. 4. related by family ties. 5. having social or professional relationships, especially with influential or powerful persons. 6. Mathematics. pertaining to a set for which no cover exists, consisting of two open sets whose intersections with the given set are disjoint and nonempty. Continue reading Good morning Sunshine!

You can take the girl out of Paris…

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…

The French word of the day: trottinette

Sunny Sunday in the French capital: a perfect day for a lazy brunch and for wandering in parks. Un jour pour faire de la trottinette ! Repeat after me: tro-tee-net! The little scooter is the must have of the Bobo kids, but lots of hipster Dads have theirs too. I tried it, and I really enjoyed the ride. I had really missed the Parisian proper sidewalks, those quiet … Continue reading The French word of the day: trottinette

Tigers are (my) girl’s best friends

Ms Attila proudly introduces her best friend, Tiger. So far, diamonds mean nothing to her. Her Tiger is so much more precious! (Carpe Diem 😛 ) My Princess, I want you to know for sure that if you want the moon, let alone a diamond, you are smart and capable enough to get it by yourself (yes, Tiger can give you a leg up!) Believe in yourself Ms … Continue reading Tigers are (my) girl’s best friends

Inspiring vocation?

In my quest for unique Christmas presents 100% Cebuano, I recently interviewed the inspiring founder of Huni Ukuleles. Maelle insisted on coming with me, as she “can ask questions too!”. Fair enough I thought, might be inspiring a vocation here? … After I asked the first two questions, she raised her little finger. Me (sooo proud): yes Maelle, you have a question? Maelle: does he have an … Continue reading Inspiring vocation?