Lifelock

| May 7, 2008

It scares me to know that identity theft is so rampant here in the US.  In fact, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) estimates that each year, 9 million Americans have their identities stolen.  Come to think of it, I know someone whose identity has been stolen! It’s good to know, however, than something can be […]

Sea Salt

| May 7, 2008

I have something to confess.  I haven’t used patis (fish sauce) in months!  Surprise!  Surprise!  This will only come as a surprise to fellow Asians (Filipinos specially), I guess.  And to think the first thing I wanted to know when I got to Austin was where to buy patis.  We have a supply of the […]

Sunset Malibu

| May 7, 2008

We got a surprise call from J, a long time family friend.  He’s currently staying in Houston with his sister and her family.  Unfortunately, he didn’t come to the US for a vacation.  His youngest brother, T, is with him and J and his siter are currently going through a list of  drug treatment centers hoping they can find the one that […]

I4VEGAS

| May 7, 2008

Our recent house guests, dear relatives vacationing from the Philippines, came from a 5-day Vegas get-away before making their stop with us here in Austin.  They had a glorious time in Vegas and since it’s been 5 years since hubby and I were there last, we thought we should really push through with our planned […]

White Chip Brownies

| May 7, 2008

As I mentioned in my Wordless Wednesday post, it’s Teacher’s Appreciation Week from 05 to 09 May.  In Abby’s school, the kids bring a little something for their teachers everyday, that fall under a certain theme.  Monday was “Made on Monday” so the kids brought something that they themselves made.  Abby brought a painting for each of […]