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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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The Amazing Binurong point – Baras, Catanduanes

When my nephew told me, we will be going early morning (4 am) to Binurong point, I said..”yes” happily not knowing, were going to ride a motorcycle and trek a mountain. Wow! exciting! at age 56 here I am 🙂 riding a motorbike and trekking.  It was a cool morning and suddenly the rain poured,

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Serenata – Beyond the Horizon

Once again, I have the best moment to witness the 11th season of Serenata, courtesy of Mr. Gerard Cua. This is also the first time in 29 years, my big boss and I took time out from work to watch a concert. See ? This is really the best moment 🙂  We always took turn

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29 years after, she looked back

“There are moments which mark your life. Moments when you realise nothing will ever be the same and time is divided into two parts, before this and after this.” – Unknown Oh how time flies! A young mom with 1 ½ year old boy wondering what future will bring. A people’s power brought sad and

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Valentine’s date.. for fifty and beyond

Happy Valentines everyone! Getting ready for your date? At age 56, I still think of having a date on Valentines day,..hmm, don’t roll your eyes on me! why not? because… … because… because.. See, I can’t think of a reason..hahaha Well, have you been in love? Isn’t it the best feeling? Remember your first date?

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Age 56: bold and never mind :-)

Six years ago, the first photoshoot taken by my son landed a page in Star studio magazine, middle East edition. His first camera was Nikon D90. Last year I got him D7000 and we went on holiday together. This time, I told him I want something bold as bold as my decision to let go

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Weekly photo challenge: vibrant

Bloom and keep growing even you are fifty and beyond.. Photographer: Edge M.Suarez Location: Santa Monica, California USA Photos were taken last October 2015 on my 56th birthday, I got a surprise flowers and cupcake from my two sons.Sweet! <a href=”https://dailypost.wordpress.com/photo-challenges/vibrant/”>Vibrant</a> Cheers, jamilamimi    

There’s no Santa this year!

Being a OFW (Overseas Filipino worker) we look forward to go home to Philippines every December to celebrate Christmas with our love ones, but there are few circumstances we can not.. for various reasons such as, company disapproved the leave,financially uptight etc. So for those, who are celebrating Christmas in Saudi Arabia, Jeddah in particular,

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