Nouveau Riche

| May 4, 2008

I dream of being considered Nouveau Riche, French for “new rich” or “new money”, which refers to a person who has acquired considerable wealth in his/her generation. ;)  Why not?  It’s a legitimate wish, if I may say so myself.  If the “law of attraction” were to be believed, thinking and reading about rich people can […]

Crazy Kitchen Gadgets: Drinking Glasses

| May 4, 2008

How are your eyes?  Good I hope!  Did you know that there is an eyeglass looking drinking thingy?  Dig this… It’s called the Sip ‘n Swirl drinking glasses.  Here’s the description:  “This straw sits as glasses on your face and when you sip, the liquid swirls around your eyes! It’s goofy and hilarious! Great for kids […]

Moving the Goods

| May 4, 2008

Our family business in the Philippines, involves the manufacture and export of metal art pieces (sculptures).  My Mom started it all.  When our exporter friends learned last year, that my husband, daughter and I will be moving to the US, they were all suggesting (expecting even!) that I will establish a US office for the […]