Friday, August 31, 2012

They call me trouble

Thankful that:

the results of my blood tests were good, except for one

Dr. Rowena Genuino did not charge me for the medical certificate

I got Vin's check
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Bambino has never seen chickens before so when he saw some at the Nayong Pilipino he very excitedly chased them.


Used for this layout is Wordart World by Jennifer's All Things Boy kit which features a set of 16 word art images and 39 coordinating elements. Also included are 30 digital papers and two sets of alpha (stamped) and (typewriter). The stamped alpha comes in two different colors. Each set of alpha includes numbers and letters.






Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No35 12x12, the preview of which you'll find in the June 24, 2012 post.

Thursday, August 30, 2012

Minto Mall

Thankful that:

Nol Cera and I had lunch at Cyma
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Mommy in Minto Mall


Quick page: Keepsake Garden Designs

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Shower

Thankful that:

I was the doctor's first patient for the day
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At The Heritage Hotel Manila


Used for this layout is Spa Day kit by Keley Designs which includes 10 papers and 66 elements.


Tuesday, August 28, 2012

Life is ... wonderful

Thankful that:

I didn't have to go out to buy medicines
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Bambino, Ann, and Mia in the van we rented to go around Baguio City


Template: Fiddle-Dee-Dee Designs

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

The Simple Life - the kit which includes a full alpha with upper- and lower-case letters, numberals and common symbols, 22 papers, and 50 unique elements, and



a word art from The Simple Life - the Word Art Clusters.

Monday, August 27, 2012

Never sexier

Thankful that:

I now have a UPS for there were three power failures before noon
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At La Castellana with Vi Vallar


Used for this layout are Snips and Snails Designs'Uptown Girl, a card stock from Uptown Girl Cardstock, the previews of which you'll find in the post below, as well as

a journal card from Uptown Girl Journal Cards.


Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's My Story Vol.3 8,5x11 template pack, the preview of which can also be found in the post below.

Sunday, August 26, 2012

All dressed up

Thankful that:

we (Mommy and Riza Tumale) had lunch at Teriyaki Boy

I won another bag with fruit juices from Landmark
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At La Castellana in Intramuros for Nol Cera's wedding reception


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

Uptown Girl, a girly, sophisticated kit with all that uptown class and



a card stock from Uptown Girl Cardstock.


Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's My Story Vol.3 8,5x11 template pack.

Saturday, August 25, 2012

Discover

Thankful that:

I won two prizes (2 recyclable bags with fruit juices and candies) at the dice games in Landmark
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As I explore Boracay on my own, I discovered that some hotels had closed (due perhaps to financial difficulties?) while some establishments had opened. So many things had happened since my last visit in 2008.


Quick page: Snap Wings
Word art: Katie Pertiet

Friday, August 24, 2012

Summer sunshine freebie quick page

Thankful that:

Hansel called thrice, twice in the morning and one at night
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I made 2 quick pages -- one in a 12x12 format and the other in an 8x8 format -- with Gail Cook's Summer Sunshine Scrapkit, the description and preview of which you'll find in the January 5, 2011 post.


Download the 12 x 12 format HERE

Download the 8 x 8 format HERE

If you want to get the kit for FREE all you have to do is join the QP Collection Game for August at DigiScrap Station.

Don't forget to check out the forum at DigiScrap Station to collect any other free quick pages that are available!

Thursday, August 23, 2012

Blue Hills Wetland

Thankful that:

Jeanett Luyon accompanied me in buying a new phone

I was able to go to the bank
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Mommy in the Blue Hills Wetland


Quick page: Unknown
Word art: Kellies Kreations

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Vi

Thankful that:

Arlin Javier and I had lunch at Recipes
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Vi Vallar and I wait for the boat that will take us around the island of Boracay


Quick page: Manuela Zimmermann
Alpha: digiscrap.ch

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Hope for tomorrow

Thankful that:

the Adobong Atay at Balunbalunan ng Manok recipe I found was delicious
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Clariz Sorianosos and myself in the office


Quick page: Minoush
Word art: Suzy Q Scraps

Monday, August 20, 2012

Bungarribee

Thankful that:

my Nokia phone is fixed now

I found two blouses on sale
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Cha, me and Liza at the Bungarribee in Blacktown



Quick page: Scrappy Cocoa
Word art: Wordart World by Jennifer

Sunday, August 19, 2012

Manila Domestic Airport

Thankful that:

there is a Nokia Care store in Ayala Center
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At the Manila Domestic Airport


Kit: Sweet Digi Scraps Designs, Us Time

Saturday, August 18, 2012

You've got a friend in me

Thankful that:

I found a fantastic bread pudding recipe which Mommy and Ann like
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My friend Jojo Ratilla is one I can really count on to help me out.


Paper: Aprilmouse and Hanulienka Design
Frame cluster: Sekada Designs
Word art: Wordart World by Jennifer

Friday, August 17, 2012

Kindness

Thankful that:

I had the wart in my face removed

I had my hair cut
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This photo was taken in an office in Makati where I accompanied Wina Monceda


Quick page: Sekada Designs
Word art: Elegant WordArt by Bethany

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Flower without sunshine

Thankful that:

there were not too many people buying medicines in Mercury Drug (Pasay City Mall branch)
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Cats Aguinaldo and I at the Flower Garden in Eden Nature Park



Template: Jemima

Used for this layout is Karens Scraps and Graphics' Lovely Day Full Size Kit, the preview and description of which you'll find in the post below.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Shanghai Cuisine

Thankful that:

Hansel and I got to chat before the ship agent fetched him
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Beth Sorianosos and I at Shanghai Cuisine



Used for this layout is Karens Scraps and Graphics' Lovely Day Full Size Kit which contains 104 elements, 30 papers and 2 alphas.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Heart of the home

Thankful that:

I played five sets of badminton
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Mommy in the balcony of Vin's house


Used for this layout are the following products by Wordart World by Jennifer:

Dear Mother Elements Pack which features a set of 30 "mom-themed" elements,


Dear Mother Paper Pack that includes a set of 20 coordinating papers, and


a word art from Dear Mother Word Art pack featuring a set of 15 word art images.


Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No31 12x12, the preview of which is found in the July 21, 2012 post.

Monday, August 13, 2012

Proud daddy

Thankful that:

Hansel is now internet savvy and he and I can now "talk" via Facebook
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Vin is certainly the proud daddy during Bambino's graduation from his Preparatory class.



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

Just Like Dad - the kit which is just the kit for those men in your life. The kit includes 15 papers (9 patterned and 6 solidish), 1 full alpha with letters, numbers and symbols, and 50 elements,





a word art from the Just Like Dad - the Word Art pack, and



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

Sunday, August 12, 2012

Wacky family

Thankful that:

Mrs. Manansala, the mother of Frederick Manansala, still remembered me after more than thirty (30) years and she was quite happy with my achievements
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During the first four takes everybody's (except me) poses and smiles remained the same. After they've gotten the notion of what is expected of them everybody was doing his thing.



Kit: Bee Création, Douceur mini kit
Template: Yin Designs

Saturday, August 11, 2012

Minto Community Library

Thankful that:

the traffic was not so bad, thus, Hansel and I were not late in getting to the airport
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After going to Aldi I dropped by to borrow some books, particularly those by Mary Higgins Clark who is one of my favourite authors.


Used for this layout is Wordart World by Jennifer's Social Butterfly which features a set of 40 spring-themed elements and 10 word art images, 20 coordinating papers and a set of alpha in three colors with numbers and letters.


Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No31 12x12, the preview of which is found in the July 21, 2012 post.

Friday, August 10, 2012

Oreo

Thankful that:

I had oysters for lunch
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Mia doesn't mind smiling for the camera even if she has bits of Oreo cookies stuck on her teeth.


Kit: Debra Anderson Designs, Black Balloon

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Find a seashell

Thankful that:

the rains have stopped and the floodwater has receded
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The kids at Maroubra


Quick page: Piggy Scraps
Word art: Katie Pertiet

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Love of my life

Thankful that:


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Hansel, the love of my life



Used for this layout is Aria's Thoughts of You kit. Twelve patterned papers accompany this medley of couture, travel and home-spun elements. The soft colors are rich in texture, great for a variety of layout styles.



Likewise used is a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's Love Life word art pack featuring a set of 13 digital word art images.



Finally, I used a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No25 12x12.