2021 The New Year is UPon Us

“Let go of all that holds you down, the next three hundred sixty five days are for you.” – Emily Byrnes “To everyone… a new year is UPon us. Let’s make it a Great One!” Although firework displays were cancelled in Melbourne and gatherings are down again to just 15 people indoors…I have still so…

Oh what a year that was …. Melbourne

“Tomorrow is the first blank page of a 365-page book. Write a good one.” – Brad Paisley We are literally in the end of 2020. Same time last year, we were all getting ready for the festive fireworks display that was going to happen in a few hours. None of us expected what the next…

Precious Moments

“I want to take all our best moments, put them in a jar, and take them out like cookies and savor each one of them forever. – Crystal Woods Time flies and there are occasions when I get myself to thinking, “If only I can freeze this moment.” There are some precious moments that I…

Pasko sa Pilipinas! (Christmas in the Philippines)

“The spirit of the season never has to end as long as you keep your loved ones near, and the holiday wish in your heart.” – Jiminy Cricket Disney has always brought us so many wonderful family movies… Now i am proud and it’s about time that the Filipino tradition is being featured in the…

My Wish for You…

MY WISH, FOR YOU, IS THAT THIS LIFE becomes all that you want it to, YOUR DREAMS STAY BIG, and your worries stay small YOU NEVER NEED TO CARRY MORE than you can hold AND WHILE YOU’RE OUT THERE getting where you’re getting to I HOPE YOU KNOW SOMEBODY LOVES YOU, and wants the same…

To My Man

“Happy Father’s Day to the man of my heart, the father of our children, the love of my life.” – unknown A bit of a cheesy quote but sums up my message to my man. He is a bit of a softy when it comes to his children. He doesn’t show it or say it…

Mural from London

“I laugh at the way some people think graffiti is all selfish tagging and vandalism. Thoughtful street art is like good fiction, it speaks out on behalf of everyone, for us all to see.” – Carla H. Krueger I haven’t taken photos of street art for a long time since the lockdown, then this was…

A Return to My Native Land (even only in my dreams)

“Our homes are not defined by geography or one particular location, but by memories, events, people, and places that span the globe.” -Marilyn Gardner I now consider Australia home since I have been living here for more than half of my life. But I can’t help but become teary eyed every time I think of…

Oh, Is it Mother’s Day Already?

“A mother is a person who seeing there are only four pieces of pie for five people, promptly announces she never did care for pie.” — Tenneva Jordan I have been missing Tim for so long already and little by little and slowly I am getting used to not being with him. December 2018 at the…