Jobs to Do

My major task is still going on and hopefully tomorrow evening it will be done.  Then only a few more things on my list to be done.  My EDAD homework was put on hold but at least i have done already half of it.  Good thing i endorsed the motorhome repairs to my cousin to… Continue Reading

Nostalgia (my 9th)


FIRST TIME IN DIPOLOG/DAPITAN (Part I) I was one of the faculty/staff chaperons of an Educational Tour ~~Almost to reach our destination ~~ That’s our first stop. For lunch. The place feels like attending a debu or a formal party. hehehe ~~ After lunch, this was the next destination. A student activity that was suppose… Continue Reading

8 + 1 Postcards Yesterday

8 postcard exchange plus 1 direct swap postcards i picked from the post office yesterday noontime.  I forgot when was the last time i went there to pick my cards.  But obviously couple of the 9 have stayed in the postoffice for several weeks already because one card has reached me after 150 days and… Continue Reading

Overnight at a Log Cabin

One of my wishes for an outdoor activity is to spend a weekend at a log cabin in a far away resort.  I wanna see different kinds of log furniture . Someone told me that there is a retreat house up in the Bukidnon area but i haven’t tried making a plan with my friends…. Continue Reading

Nostalgia {8th}


CAMIGUIN ISLAND THE FIRST TIME The first time i was there was in 1993 during the Holy week weekend. I was with my boyfriend (my long time college bf) 😉 To me it was an unplanned trip destination. I knew we were going somewhere but he did not disclose the destination not until we were… Continue Reading

Note from Neitherlands

One of my postcards arrived in Netherlands after 17 days.  Mirjam sent me this note: MirjamvanderBijl wrote you a message: “Dear Arlene, I love the Postcard you sent me! What a great festival!! I would love to see it sometime! My sister in law comes also from the Philipines. She is now here for almost… Continue Reading

My First Skywatch Entry


My first was posted in March 28, 2008. That was two years ago and the host blog is Tom’s blog. I am trying to recall where was this taken and what happened that day then i am remembering now — this is the day we buried the brother of my mom. Please click here to… Continue Reading

Nostalgia (My 7th)


MY FIRST PLANE RIDE! It was November 2001. The flight was from Bacolod City to Manila. The plane ride was not the original plan. I was traveling to Manila from Cagayan de Oro City via Bacolod City to see a friend. Since i have enough funds for a Manila fare, my friend suggested that instead… Continue Reading