What I really wanted for Christmas

There’s a lot of things that I hate about Christmas: the traffic, the crowded everywhere, mark-ups on items that used to be cheap and on sale, hyperactive Christmas carols, over-bearing relatives and the need to be nice to everyone just because it’s Christmas. Out of all the things that I find reason to gripe about,…

So, what did ya get?

Had a great Christmas this year–in fact, I had a great year and as the year came to a close: lots of good things came to me. The universe has been exceptionally nice to me this year and I keep wracking my brain trying to come up with ways on how to thank the universe…

All I want for Christmas is yooooooou…!

Seven days before Christmas and I am unveiling my Christmas wish list. I pretty much stopped wishing and asking for a lot of material stuff, mainly because the Lord has been very kind to me–my husband and I. He has given me too much, and even answered some of my deepest wishes and fondest dreams….

Nippon No Arashi: bringing SexyBack in text books!

How can I get a copy of this: Photo – not my property. Full Credits go to owner I’ve already posted a notice on Facebook PLEADING for all my Japan-based friends and family to send me a copy of this text book which I heard, is distributed for FREE for all elementary, junior high and…

My latest sin: COVET

I seriously covet this: My dilemma is that Greenwich (the pizza company) has conveniently did not include any promo inclusion dates, meaning–these babies are on a LIMITED EDITION basis. So, if some crazed E-Heads fan will buy a lot of these in a single day: I AM FREAKING DOOMED. Eraserheads is the band which accompanied…

WISH

With the impending birthday comes the usual requisite wish list. When I was younger, I get really disappointed when I don’t get what I wish for. Maybe it’s damn arrogance or the innocence of youth–where I think I am entitled for things that my heart desires. And since the Universe ALWAYS gets a kick out…

Xmas Gift idea: This one’s for my sister!

Surfing over to one of my favorite J-themed sites, Tokyo Mango I came across this endearing Christmas gift that will surely make my sister love me for the rest of her life! Surely Kawaii! The Itazura coin bank from Strapya World features a kitten or a puppy. Just simply leave your coin in the fish…

All I want for Christmas…

It was only after I went out for dinner with my sister last night that I’ve finally noticed that, yes–it is indeed Christmas already. Left and right, mall outlets scream SALE! And it is only then that I noticed that people are already doing their Christmas shopping, with moms with kids in tow trying out…