Tuesday, July 31, 2012

Cherries

Thankful that:


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Eating cherries in Gundagai, at the site of The Dog on the Tuckerbox monument



Used for this layout are Snips and Snails Designs' Cherry Picking kit and a stacked paper from Cherry Picking Stacked Papers, the previews of which you will find in the post below.

Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No36 12x12, the preview of which you'll find in the March 19, 2012 post.

Monday, July 30, 2012

Mukti Gupleshwar Mandir

Thankful that:


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At the Mukti Gupleshwar Mandir in Minto


Used for this layout are the following products by Snips and Snails Designs:

Cherry Picking kit which contains 12 patterned and textured papers and many elements and


a stacked paper from Cherry Picking Stacked Papers

Sunday, July 29, 2012

Sheep

Thankful that:


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At the Fairfield City Farm


For this layout I used Heavenly Scraps' A Farm Life for Me Page Kit, the description and preview of which are given below.

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Cow

Thankful that:


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From what I understand this cow is owned by my father-in-law but tended by the caretaker, Tiboy. When it is sold the proceeds are divided equally between these two men.


Used for this layout is Heavenly Scraps' A Farm Life for Me Page Kit which includes 20 papers and 103 elements.

Friday, July 27, 2012

Mother's Day

Thankful that:

I got to introduce Hansel to my high school classmates
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Celebrating Mother's Day at Bents Basin


Template: Kathy Winters Designs

Used for this layout is A Mother's Day kit by Kathy Winters Designs which contains 24 papers and 44 elements.



Likewise used is a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's Dear Mom Word Art Pack, the preview of which is found in the August 4, 2011 post.

Thursday, July 26, 2012

Color your memories

Thankful that:

Hansel prepared my favourite dishes, adobong pusit and radish relish
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In the alley outside Boracay Sands Hotel


Quick page: Camomile Designs

Wednesday, July 25, 2012

Dear Mom

Thankful that:

Hansel and I had dinner at our favourite Korean fastfood chain, Kim n Chi
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Mommy in Milton Park


Used for this layout is Collab May by Scrap Team Girls which includes a mini-kit by Keley Designs.



Likewise used is a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's Dear Mom Word Art Pack, the preview of which is found in the August 4, 2011 post.

Tuesday, July 24, 2012

William Shakespeare

Thankful that:

Hansel's visa application was approved
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William Shakespeare at Madame Tussauds Hongkong


Used for this layout are Snips and Snails Designs' Letters from Tuscany kit and a stacked paper from the Letters from Tuscany Stacked Papers set, the previews of which are in the post below.

Monday, July 23, 2012

Busker in Macau

Thankful that:

Hansel fetched me and and we had dinner at Karate Kid
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Wina, me, Manang Asing and Gemma at The Venetian in Macau


Used for this layout are the following products by Snips and Snails Designs:

Letters from Tuscany kit which has a vintage Italian feel to it and includes 15 patterned and textured papers as well as numerous elements and


a stacked paper from the Letters from Tuscany Stacked Papers set.

Sunday, July 22, 2012

Party time

Thankful that:

Hansel remembered to buy me "bandi" even though I did not ask him to buy me some
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Celebrating Mario Garcia's birthday



Template: Yin Designs

Used for this layout is Keley Designs' portion in the Collab July by Scrap Team Girls.



Likewise used is a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's Happy Birthday Word Art Pack, the preview and description of which you'll find in the July 20, 2011 post.

Saturday, July 21, 2012

Peacock watching

Thankful that:

the floodwaters subsided in around two hours
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We watched the peacocks at Blackbutt Reserve


Used for this layout is Missy kit by Keley Designs and Ma Moreira which contains 19 papers and 65 individual elements.



Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No31 12x12.


Finally, I used an alpha from Wordart World by Jennifer's January 2012 Facebook Freebie.

Friday, July 20, 2012

Blue's clues

Thankful that:

Beth Sorianosos and I had lunch at Soi
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Bambino celebrates his birthday with a Blue's Clues cake.


Paper: AUDacious Designs
Journaling pad: Jen Martakis Designs
Frame cluster: Jady Day Studio

Thursday, July 19, 2012

Rawr

Thankful that:

Hansel passed his pre-employment medical examination
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Used for this layout are Kathy Winters Designs' A Mighty Rawr kit, a word art from A Mighty Rawr Wordart pack, the previews of which are in the post below, and one of her freebie templates.

Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Sorianosaurus

Thankful that:

LBC in Victory Mall, Pasay City accepts payments for water bills
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A classmate of Eunice Sorianosos coined the term Sorianosaurus for the Sorianosos family.


Template: Heather Landry

Used for this layout are the following products by Kathy Winters Designs:

A Mighty Rawr kit which contains 12 patterned, 6 solid and 47 elements,



a word art from A Mighty Rawr Wordart pack, and


A Mighty Rawr Alpha.

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

Photographer

Thankful for:

a fellow lady passenger at the LRT who gave me a seat
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Bambino tries his hand at self-photography.


Used for this layout is Cynthia Powell Designs' Artistic Renderings-Full Size-Mini Kit which includes 8 papers and many elements.

Monday, July 16, 2012

Happiness is a butterfly

Thankful that:

we now have an extra hand, Liza's niece, to help look after Mommy
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After picking up the kids in school, I let Bambino and Mia play for a little bit in the playground near their school.


Used for this layout are Kathy Winters Designs' Butterflies In Bloom kit, a word art from Butterflies In Bloom Wordart, the previews of which you'll find in the post below, and

a stacked paper from Butterflies In Bloom Stacked Papers.

Sunday, July 15, 2012

Cardogan Hotel

Thankful that:

we had a nice farewell lunch at Dads

I've got one of the cards filled up which means that I already have one free buffet meal

there is no longer any period wherein I can have my free buffet meal
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Evelyn Guillermo and me at Cardogan Hotel when we stayed in Kuala Lumpur


Used for this layout are the following products by Kathy Winters Designs:

Butterflies In Bloom kit which contains 12 papers, 47 elements and 1 alpha and


a word art from Butterflies In Bloom Wordart

Saturday, July 14, 2012

Coconut

Thankful that:

we were able to reach the crater of Taal Volcano
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There were many things I did not know about Hansel: one of which is that he knows how to open coconuts.


Quick page: Dawn Inskip

Friday, July 13, 2012

Dress up

Thankful that:

I was able to go to the wake of Rose Andrion's dad
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At a Christmas party where the theme was the 1960s I won best dressed female with the help of Ann who chose my outfit as well as the accessories which would go with it.


Used for this layout are the following products by Meagan’s Creations:

Just Like Mom -- the kit which is a full kit with fun elements and a pinch of glam! It has a full alpha (lower- and upper-case letters, numerals and common symbols), 61 unique elements and 17 papers,


Just Like Mom -- the Word Art Clusters which is a set of 9 clustered word art, and


a template from the Sugar & Spice Templates pack, the preview of which you'll find in the June 13, 2012 post.

Thursday, July 12, 2012

Calamansi

Thankful that:

it didn't take three (3) days for the large sized photos to be printed
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The calamansi that grow in Vin's backyard


Used for this layout are Snips and Snails Designs' Garden Patch kit and a card stock from Garden Patch Cardstock, the previews of which you'll find in the post below.

Likewise used is a stacked paper from Garden Patch Stacked Papers.

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

Siling labuyo

Thankful that:

the weather cooperated, as it didn't rain at all for the entire day, notwithstanding the weather forecast that said it would
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The chillies (siling labuyo) that grow in Mar's backyard


Used for this layout are the following products by Snips and Snails Designs:

Garden Patch kit which is all about working your little patch of earth and


a card stock from Garden Patch Cardstock.


Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No 30 12x12.