Monthly Archives: February 2007

Of Birthdays and Techno-upgrading

How addicted are you to technogadgets? I ask because we are – Baggy and I. We ache and pine after the latest gadgets available, be it MP3 players, DVD players, HDTVs, whatever. How often do you go to the electronics … Continue reading

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Bayan Ko (My Country)

Finally! I was able to extract the video file of Aya’s song, Bayan Ko from my old cellphone. This song was recorded last November 25, 2004. Aya was only 2 years old at that time. As to how she was … Continue reading

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Ready? One, Two, Three!

New-kid-in-my-blogroll Bill Mitsuru Shimizu tagged me with the 123 meme. For the sake of those who are not familiar with this meme, here are the instructions: 1. Grab the nearest book. 2. Turn to page 123. 3. Mark the fifth … Continue reading

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Ten Things to Do When Stuck in Traffic

We’re baaaaccckkkkkkkkkk!!! 😀 We had so much fun making the first episode of “The K Zone,” we just have to follow it up with another. I’m kinda amazed at how much we have loosened up in this second episode. Maybe … Continue reading

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Geeks Rush In

Just in time for Valentine’s day, I was amused to find a special report published in Nature, entitled: Scientists in love: When two worlds collide. Inspite of the work I have to do, I found myself dropping everything else, and … Continue reading

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Pounding Rice is Always Fun

Do you remember the song that goes: Planting rice is never fun Bent from morn till the end of sun Cannot stand and cannot sit Cannot rest for a little bit This is the English version of the Filipino song, … Continue reading

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Ten Types of Relationships That Won’t Work

Here is our initial offering for our new show entitled “The K Zone.” This show’s topic is: Ten Types of Relationships That Won’t Work. Oh yeah, we’re getting into the mood for some Valentine bashing. [podcast: “uploads/Podcast/episode1.mp3”] My sister and … Continue reading

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Shh…Secrets

Oh no, another meme! Blog pal Rhodora has tagged me to unlock my closet. It took me a while to figure out what to include in my “Infamous 5 Secrets” because the truth is, I am a very secretive person. … Continue reading

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Lost in Translation

Have you ever seen the movie “Lost in Translation”? Although the movie seems to exaggerate certain things about living in Japan, it does offer glimpses of how difficult life could be for someone who doesn’t know the language, not to … Continue reading

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Acid Test

This is one of Aya’s most favorite experiments, maybe because it is really fun to mix liquids and watch them turn into different colors. Nowadays, when I ask her what an “acid” is, she immediately recalls the experiment and tells … Continue reading

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