Monthly Archives: December 2006

Vinegar Volcano

In this experiment, Aya learned how to make a “volcano” erupt right at our own kitchen! For this experiment, you will need the following: 1. two small plastic drinks bottles (PET bottles will do just fine) 2. large piece of … Continue reading

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The Path to Greatness

This morning, we went to see a mini-concert sponsored by the music school that Aya has been attending for the past month. We thought it would be a sort of “happyoukai” or presentation to be performed by older kids at … Continue reading

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Keeping Warm

The mercury has plunged to drastically low levels lately. Winter is finally here! I can wear my trench coat again, haha. My sister is already having fun with her first winter and has been quite taken with her new “kinky … Continue reading

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Free Time

Someone asked me recently, “So what do you do in your free time?”   I responded, “Well, we do the laundry, we go to the supermarket for groceries…”   “So it’s not free time after all,” the person replied.   … Continue reading

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Off to Singapore

Baggy, that is. We’re not going with him. He actually didn’t think that he would be needed in this particular trip, not until late last month. One of those last-minute trips. Besides that, we had visited Singapore just last year, … Continue reading

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Blogging about blogging

So when did I/we start blogging? Well, the truth is that I started blogging as early as 2001, when I became pregnant with Aya. Only at that time, blogging wasn’t as hot as it is nowadays. You can still access … Continue reading

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What it takes to be great

This is the title of an article I came across at CNNMoney.com written by Geoffrey Colvin, Fortune Magazine’s senior editor-at-large. According to the article,¬†hard work and not natural talent is what will propel you to great success!¬†"Research now shows that … Continue reading

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