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  • Gossip Girl

    So, I’ve been spending my free time, before school starts, catching up on my current favorite shows–Heroes, Prison Break, Private Practice and Grey’s Anatomy.  A colleague introduced me to Gossip Girl, one of the new shows in the U.S.  If you enjoyed The O.C., I think you’re gonna get the hang of this new show.  After all, […]

  • Shameless Plug

    My four-year-old nephew Miguel has a video blog.  E set this one up some time ago so we can share some videos and photos we have of him. Here are some quick facts about Migmig: He was born on January 19, 2003 in Angeles City. He loves to eat vegetables. He has long, curly hair so people […]

  • Food Trip

    A former colleague is promoting their new restaurant. It’s called Aroma’s, located at 87 Maria Clara St., near the National Orthopedic Hospital. They serve Spanish and Continental cuisine. I haven’t been there but I’m looking forward to dine there sometime. I’m partial to Japanese food though (yum!). Another former colleague has also moved on to […]

  • Christmas Traffic is Back

    We’ve been running traffic stories for the past few days because there aren’t enough stories to air at 12 noon. Christmas is just around the corner so the traffic is really bad but of course Metro Manila has the worst traffic at any season. It really gets on my nerves when I see students in […]

  • Japanese Cinderella

    This sembreak, I’ve been reading Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha. The writing is very simple, sometimes resembling a fairy tale. Sayuri is the Japanese Cinderella, Hatsumomo is like her evil stepsister and Mameha her fairy godmother. Other characters include the Chairman, Sayuri’s love interest and Nobu, a former soldier who might benefit from a […]