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Gothic for a cause

July 21, 2018 ” Everything has beauty but not everyone sees it” Confucius Yesterday was an afternoon well spent. I was invited to a photo shoot for a cause. It was a camaraderie fundraising event for a family who needed some help for hospitalization. I am a hobbyist in photography mostly interesting places when I

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Third culture Kids – Adult and parents included?

The third episode of “The Vin and Noira Show” is here Are you a OFW? Expatriates? born in KSA? back in Philippines? you should listen to vin oh! and noira too, she is from Indonesia but studied in Australia. Where are you from? I usually say, from Philippines to make the story short, because I was

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The Vin and Noira Show – a review

When I received the link this morning , I immediately sent a message to my son. What is this? What about Vin and Noira ?  He replied: It’s a thing I’m doing in my free time. For teens ? 18 years old and above Ok, so curious, that I went to it right away, huh?

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Year end hike to AL Shifa

A lot of good and not so good things happened in year 2017,..live at the moment, enjoy day by day, count the blessings. See the little things around, appreciate the beauty of nature and embrace the changes. Easy to say yeah? But hey! 2017 is almost over and we’re still here, isn’t that wonderful? Hence,

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Age 58: House Renovation 101

“If the plan doesn’t work , change the plan but never change the goal” Yay! October is our lucky month. Happy birthday to us, my sons and our house 🙂 Yep! Thirty years of working as OFW (overseas Filipino worker), the first thing that comes to mind is to buy a house, and we did!

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Age 57: Mom shaming

Have you read recently the blog of Maggie Wilson about”mom shaming?” She is on point! Who are you to judge a mom according to what she wears? Can you tell a good mom from just looking at her? SHAME ON YOU!   I know there are appropriate dresses or attire in a particular occasions. Are

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Age 57: DIY – Eyebrow tinting

Warning: This is an experiment…If you are not adventurous please don’t make this at home!                                                                            If you are

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Serenata – simplicity at its best!

” nothing is more simple than greatness; indeed to be simple is to be great” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Indeed! The Serenata annual benefit concert last Saturday ,March 18,2017 was so simple in terms of the costumes and frills but the performance was superb and its charitable cause made the concert great! This was their

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The Amazing Flower Festival 2017-Yanbu, Saudi Arabia

Yanbu flower and garden festival started March 14 and will ends on April 7, 2017. We visited year 2015 and we had a chance to visit again last Friday, March 17,2017. There were a lot of visitors and I think it would be better to come as early as 4 pm to appreciate the flowers.

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