Woman On A JouRney

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Current Rank: 1036 (Personal)
Site Description: I am a Filipina transplanted in the U.S. and trying to survive life in a new environment. This is a journal of my journey through life, particularly my experiences in my new home as well as observations of different subjects of interests.
Date Joined: Nov 26, 2008

Tags: Filipiniana, Faith and Spirituality, Relationships, Lifestyle, Expat

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Spring Training with the Yankees
on Mar 30, 2013 in Sports Games Florida One Saturday morning, hubby and I took a four-hour drive to Tampa to watch our favorite team in one of their exhibition games. The Bronx Bombers were playing against the Atlanta Braves that day. Since it was a spontaneous trip, we were not able to bu...

PhotoHunt: Wind
on Mar 30, 2013 in Photography Photo Hunt Nature Florida I woke up to a chilly Sunday morning at the beach.  I could hear the wind howling outside of the bedroom window.  Nevertheless, I love taking a walk on the beach on an early morning to catch the sun rise. Life is, indeed, beautiful here...

Watch the Time
on Mar 17, 2013 in Shopping Beauty and Fashion My hubby is so anal when it comes to punctuality.  He considers it rude to make people wait.  When we have an appointment, we always make it a point to be there on time (or a few minutes early).  He is also not very patient when people...

PhotoHunt: Footprints
on Mar 16, 2013 in Photography Photo Hunt Nature Florida I don't think these footprints in the sand belong to this little birdie :) Taken at Deerfield Beach, FL...

The Heat is On
on Mar 13, 2013 in Accessories Home Home improvement Spring is almost around the corner but we have not bid the cold weather goodbye yet. We still experience chilly mornings and afternoons and especially, chilly evenings. The temperature here in Florida may not be as cold compared to Alaska, North Dako...

Happy Wednesday, Everyone!
on Mar 5, 2013 in Lifestyle On weekdays, I have my alarm set at 5:00 A.M. but hubby and I got up an hour earlier this morning. Today's going to be an extra busy day for me at the office.  I hope there will be less distractions, less phone calls so that I will be able to f...

Relax in Bed
on Mar 3, 2013 in Accessories Pillows I have this perennial lower back pain that has been a nuisance to me ever since I can remember. At work, I have this small pillow-like back support I place on my swivel chair so that I can sit upright and with comfort.  I am also glad that hu...

Flying Home
on Mar 2, 2013 in Photography Straight-Out-of-the-Camera Sunday Filipiniana Travel It took me more than 30 hours to reach the Philippines from South Florida (flying time, including stopovers). The trip was EXHAUSTING.  When I looked out the window and saw this view, my exhaustion turned into EXCITEMENT.  There's no place...

You're Hired
on Mar 2, 2013 in Career and Job Employment Our economy is in bad shape today: recession,  high unemployment rate, and recently, talks about sequestration.  With our current economic state, getting a job can be very challenging.   How does one get ahead in today's competitive...

Weekend's Over --- almost
on Mar 2, 2013 in Career and Job Lifestyle My weekend is over.  Well, almost.  A few hours from now, I'll be seated at my desk working on those voluminous files, preparing cases scheduled for hearing and non-jury trials, trying hard not to miss a hearing.   My line of wo...

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