Pool Get Together

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It was around 12 noon when we finally got checked into our bungalow. I was really tired and desperately needing a nap because in the evening we had invited my siblings and close friends for a swimming pool get together and dinner. Even though the bed was nice and the room was quite and cozy I was still having a hard time getting sleep because of the shipwreck incident. It kept flashing back in my mind and even now I still get scared when I think about it.

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Despite my nervous, I was able to fall asleep and when I … Read the rest

Savings on your Back-to-School Meals

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The summer season is my favorite season here in northern Minnesota – not too hot, just right!  It is the best time of the year to enjoy a lot of outdoor activities such as fishing, gardening and cooking out with family and friends.

With back to school around the corner, it’s time to think about quick and easy weeknight meals. Saving money is an important factor, too. Campbell’s® has you covered with a variety of savings and easy meal inspiration featuring great … Read the rest

10 Movie Princess Collection

 photo IMG_0308_zpseyh6qolt.jpgPocahontas is the new princess movie that I recently watched. I think I made the right decision when I bought the 10 Movie Princess Collection DVD at the time when I was shopping for DVDs at Walmart for my niece. I did not have a chance to watch princess movies in my younger years because I grew up in a poor family. We did not have enough money for our food much less for DVDs. The Pocahontas that I watched was not the Walt Disney Pictures film. I thought it was, I should have read the fine print, regardless I … Read the rest

Fishing is Fun!

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I didn’t know how much fun fishing was until I got here to the US. Even though I live near a big lake when I was still in the Philippines, I didn’t get a chance to go fishing there. My father wouldn’t let us go to the lake because we did not know how to swim.  

My hubby has always been a big fishing fanatic. He often serves as a fishing guide to our friends and family. When I first got here, I took to fishing on … Read the rest

A Birthday Celebration

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I recently turned thirty five and yes, I am getting old. I have a lot of things to be thankful for.  I am grateful for all the things that I went through both positive and negative because they have made me who I am today.  I am looking forward to what the future has in store for me.  Hopefully, whatever it is that comes my way I will be able to deal and face with it with my head held high.  

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