Sunday, September 30, 2012

Tranvia

Thankful that:

Manny fixed the fuse box
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Vin, Bambino, and Mia ride the tranvia at Fort Santiago


Quick page: Shabby Princess Designs

Saturday, September 29, 2012

Lovestruck

Thankful for:

Skype
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Hansel and me


Template: Fiddle-Dee-Dee Designs

Used for this layout is Wordart World by Jennifer's Love Struck kit which features a set of 34 elements, 20 papers, and 15 art images and a set of typewriter alphas with upper-case letters and numbers.



Friday, September 28, 2012

Cross-stitching

Thankful that:

I won Tinci Design's new template pack, Cluster and colors: Pink donut
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Before I became a digital scrapbooker I cross-stitched. One day I hope to have enough time to indulge in this hobby


Used for this layout are Snips and Snails Designs' Sew Creative kit and a cardstock from the Sew Creative Cardstock set, the previews of which you'll find in the post below.

Likewise used is Sew Creative Alpha.


Finally, I used a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's My Story Vol 5 12x12, the preview of which you'll find in the September 15, 2011 post.

Thursday, September 27, 2012

Fashion

Thankful that:

Sarah Alma Lim treated me and Beth Sorianosos to lunch at Ta Yann
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Women's fashion during Jose Rizal's time which are displayed at the Rizal Shrine in Fort Santiago


Template: Colie's Corner

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

Sew Creative kit which includes 15 patterned and textured papers and plenty of elements and


a cardstock from the Sew Creative Cardstock set.

Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Purpose of life

Thankful that:

my badminton partner, Rita Rojo, and I won our badminton match as we were able to narrow the 11-point gap
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I was quite fascinated with all the lovely things I found at Bygone Beautys. I could have stayed there the whole afternoon and it still would not have been enough.


Used for this layout is Cilenia Curtis' Lovely in Lilac PSD Template.

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Durian coffee

Thankful that:

Aiai Tumale washed my badminton tournament shirt

an unknown person found my layouts nice
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Cats and I tried the durian coffee. Its taste is indiscernible until I've almost finished my cup. It was delicious.


Quick page: Shabby Princess Designs

Monday, September 24, 2012

Memory

Thankful that:

Hansel ate his breakfast quickly so that he could call again and that was after we've already said our goodbyes
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How I wish Mommy's memory is as sharp as Frederick Manansala's mom.


Used for this layout are Aria's Follow Your Art Feb Kit and a cluster from Follow Your Art Feb Clusters, the preview and description of which you'll find in the post below.

Likewise used is a digital scrapbook template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No 27 12x12, the preview of which is found in the September 7, 2012 post.

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Heart full of love

Thankful that:

I got my badminton racket restringed
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Mommy in Sydney Airport


Used for this layout are the following products by Aria:

Follow Your Art Feb Kit which includes 12 artsy papers and 23 elements and


a cluster frame from Follow Your Art Feb Clusters.


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.

Saturday, September 22, 2012

You take my breath away

Thankful that:

Hansel and I talked thrice via Skype
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Hansel takes my breath away even with a towel wrapped around his head.


Template: Fiddle-Dee-Dee Designs

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

Wishes and Wings - the kit containing 22 papers, 68 unique elements and a full alpha in 2 colors, blue and pink, which includes upper- and lower-case letters, numerals and common symbols,



Wishes and Wings - the Add-On, and


a word art from Wishes and Wings - the Word Art Clusters containing a set of 10 word art clusters.

Friday, September 21, 2012

Jealousy

Thankful that:

Beth Sorianosos treated me to lunch at Bistro Ravioli

my fellow CT member, Kim VanAken Kerr informed me that I won AK Designs' new template pack, Our Life in a Year: March templates
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I never knew that Hansel has a jealous bone in his body. It's kinda exciting to know that.


Used for this layout are the following products by Angie Young:

Just Breathe -- Kit which includes 12 textured artistic papers and 30 elements,


Just Breathe -- clipping Masks which contains 5 photo mask blending elements, and


a word art from the Just Breathe -- Word Art pack.

Thursday, September 20, 2012

Live each day to the fullest

Thankful that:

Nol Castillo accompanied me to the photo developing shop
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Lunch at Almon Marina with Eli Reyes


Template: Scrappy Cocoa

Used for this layout is Delight Of Bakery kit by Keley Designs which contains 10 papers and 64 elements.



Likewise used is a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's Friends Word Art Pack, the preview and description you'll find in the October 7, 2010 post.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Grace in her steps

Thankful that:

Nol Castillo brought me a chouquette from Delifrance

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Mommy in Mount Tomah


Quick page: Babinetky
Word art: Caroline S.

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Crater lake

Thankful that:

Happy to Create was on sale so instead of only 1 item I was able to purchase 2 items with my $10 gift certificate
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After being assured that it's safe to swim in the sulfuric lake, Hansel swam in it. Meanwhile Bambino and Mia dipped their toes in the water and Liza sat on a tree trunk.


Used for this layout is Beachcomber -- Page Kit by Booland and Manu Scraps, the preview and description of which can be found in the September 15, 2012 post.

Likewise used is a word art from Meagan’s Creations' Beach Baby Word Art Clusters, the preview of which is given in the post below.

Finally, I used a digital scrapbooking template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's Template Pack No33 12x12, the preview of which you'll find in the April 30, 2012 post.

Monday, September 17, 2012

Walk by the beach

Thankful that:

I won a $10 gift certificate again at Happy to Create
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This spot is near the Cape Bojeador Lighthouse in Ilocos Norte


Used for this layout is Beachcomber -- Page Kit by Booland and Manu Scraps, the preview and description of which can be found in the September 15, 2012 post.

Likewise used is a word art from Meagan’s Creations' Beach Baby Word Art Clusters.

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Manly Beach

Thankful that:

Hansel and I talked via Skype

I won Angelclaud Art Room's new template set
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In Manly


Used for this layout is Beachcomber -- Page Kit by Booland and Manu Scraps, the preview and description of which are found in the post below.

Saturday, September 15, 2012

Ocean's tides

Thankful that:

the floodwater did not rise too much

I had a PLDT budget card which enabled me to call Hansel in Colombia _______________________________

With workmates In Boracay


Used for this layout is Beachcomber -- Page Kit by Booland and ManuScraps which contains 104 elements and 24 papers.


Likewise used is a word art from Beachcomber - Word Arts by Booland and Manu Scraps.

Friday, September 14, 2012

Farmer's market freebie quick page

Thankful that:

my layout Grandparents (October 2, 2012 post) was chosen LOTD at Scrapbook Bytes

a former law school classmate, Ed Calo, recognized me after 20 years of not having seen each other
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I made 2 quick pages -- one in a 12x12 format and the other in an 8x8 format -- with Scrappy Cats' Farmer's Market, the description and preview of which you'll find in the August 7, 2010 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 September 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, September 13, 2012

Relaxing

Thankful that:

I won a $10 gift certificate at Happy to Create

Mommy, Ann, Aiai, and I ate at Luk Yuen after going to Uncle Ditoy's
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Relaxing at Crystal Cove Island with Jena Cudillo and Mark Guiriba


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

Beach Baby which is a grungy summer kit with unique papers and elements, 74 elements, 20 papers and full sandy alpha, and



a template from Stack Me Templates pack.

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Fabulous

Thankful that:

I won all my games in badminton (4 sets)
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We definitely looked fabulous at Nol Cera's wedding.


Used for this layout are the following:

Keley Designs' Enchanted Garden kit which includes 17 papers and 76 individual elements,




a word art from Wordart World by Jennifer's Bold Words and


a digital scrapbooking template from Kristin’s Scrap Design's 2-Page Layouts No 16.

Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Through and through

Thankful that:

I put pistachio ice cream on top of warmed bread pudding and it tasted great
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Mommy in Sydney Harbour


Quick page: Babinetky
Word art: Tlc Creations

Monday, September 10, 2012

Jeepney ride

Thankful that:

the Apple-Raisin Bread Pudding I made was good
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Cats and I take the jeepney to San Pedro Cathedral


Used for this layout is Snips and Snails Designs' Retroscopic kit, the description and preview of which you'll find in the post below.

Likewise used is a template from Meagan's Creations' Textys Templates pack, the preview of which you can find in the January 28, 2012 post.