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Showing posts from April 19, 2020

Carmina's Home Improvements by Adding Multi-Layer Shelf Standing Storage Cabinet Space Saving

We all know moving to a new environment is a difficult decision. When a home has been vacant for one year there are items that no longer function property. Only way to know what works and doesn't is to actually live in the home. We grow up raised to clean our homes and make it organized. Moving into a home you see things that may distract yourself by figuring out what needs to be done. Manang V had asked if she can have my kitchen table when I left the previous home. I figured the time I had assemble that old table was during my pandemic years. I decided to make another purchase for a kitchen table that is a bit taller in height. I felt having to many appliances can add on to your room. Carmina made her purchase from  Amaia Furniture  Shopee Philippines. I have made a purchase from them in the past. The type of table I had purchase in their descriptions was the  Amaia Furniture Multi layer Shelf Standing Storage Shelf Cabinet Space saving Microwave Oven Rack  for 1,320.00 pesos not

Changes After Staying at Home

Funny Story: Sometimes when someone looks at your picture and they notice something different the way you look that your appearance is different from the time they last saw you and when you stay home in your house for so many months they see something right away that you may not see. What they see is your hair is longer because you have no source in having it cut and your friends realize that the hair style looks good on you. Your friend tells you not to have it cut when it is time to come out and explore. What my mom notice is that I have some make up on my face so my mom had questioned my new profile picture. My Mom : Wow! Nice make up! Guess you enjoy staying home! Me : Yes I am so bored staying at home nothing else to do. My Mom : I don’t want to put make up on because no one sees me here. Me : I prefer to put make up on because I have video calls from my friends I don’t want to look like I didn’t take a bath. My Mom : I don’t blo

Mother's Day is Coming May 10, 2020

Mother’s Day is coming up on May 10, 2020 and since you have so much time on our hands why not make something your mom will like to receive from you. You can be creative in making something from your heart that means a lot to you and something your mom will really appreciate all your hard work on a homemade item. List of things to make: Make a scrapbook of your memories gather old pictures and make it into a album. Make a slideshow with her favorite music with memories of pictures. Compile music that your mom like to listen too put in a flash drive Sew your mom something nice Make a flower arrangement Bake her a dessert Cook a meal made by you Type all her homemade recipe and make it into a book Things to do if your mom is living with you: Cook together Bake together Teach your mom something new and make notes for her Give her a massage (if you know how) Cut her hair (if you know how) Teach your mom how to use her android phone and make notes for her

Social Distance

Life is boring so we find other things to do if we can’t go out why not call your friend up and have a video call and drink together but in our own homes. We may want to spend time with our friends but since we’re not allowed to we find other ways to spend time with our friends. Yann wanted me to drink and she was the only girl in the house she was at and she asked, me do you have an alcohol to drink with me. I said, yes I do so we started toasting each other by taking our pictures during our conversation. I was in charge of taking our picture during our call. Toward the end I couldn’t finish my bottle I was already red I am not a drinker so I always cannot finish one bottle. Yann told me she will attend a barbecue and she said, I am inviting you to come along I said, sure so another video call will take place during that time. No matter if you cannot be with your friends there are always a video call away so if you are feeling lonely and want to go o

Jail from Home

I can’t seem to wait until I get released from my jail home that makes us eat the same food every day and we wake up in odd hours as we have a guard outside to check out if we are in our room. We wake up awkward hours not like we have anything to do. Our hair has sprouts and we want to have it cut but all we do is keep having it keep growing. We look at our pictures of the outside world and keep crossing out the days until we can go out and be paroled soon we’ll be released. We have a list of places and places to eat when the time comes and we are released from our jail home. There will no longer be a violation under our name because our name is already cleared. One day the key is there to see the world how we miss so much for the two months in jail home we are home sick but not from our home but from the life outside.

Korean Ice Cream Sandwich

It's summer time in the Philippines and we need something to cool us down when we can't go out but have Korean Grocery delivered through your home why not take the advantages of trying something new for a change. This is an ice cream sandwich the top and bottom is a red velvet cake and the inside is the cream cheese ice cream. They also have cookies and cream sandwich for the same brand. Note: Carmina is not selling or advertising for  Korean Ice Cream Sandwich just my favorite to eat.

Friendships Begins to Change

As we are staying home we come across friends who you haven’t chat or communicated for a long time and when they start chatting with you they come across giving you not your name but a name they are suppose to give their boyfriend/girlfriend or spouse not really meant for a friend. I have come across this recently and I have seen people get really lonely when they stay home and they are bored to death but they have spouses in their home but when you come across a friend calling you baby. I start to question them who are you referring to baby you know for sure that is not your name. As I am talking to my friends I will stop them question them hey I am not your baby and I don’t like being called a baby in the first place. I have a name and I’d rather stick to it. Sometimes you need to put a stop on your friendship it might lead to something else that you don’t see yourself in that direction. I’ve notice these past weeks how my friends are reacting how they start to cli

Be Your Own Spy

When you have been hurt before you don’t trust anyone easily who comes into your life there is a point in your life you feel like a fool who there are people who mistreated you and there was no signs to see because they had hidden their tracks or their tracks was hidden from someone else for you not to see it. What happens when those tracks gets discovered and you find out later that someone you know is fooling behind your friends back do you inform them or let them figure out on your own? This doesn’t mean only based on marriage, boyfriend and girlfriend relationship it also goes beyond friendship. Today someone had asked for a friend request and I am not the type of person who adds people easily I need to know who you are especially if your social media is not using an actual name. Sometimes you need to test them ask so many questions until you figure out the person you are talking too and through that always check their profile see if they have friends listed or f

Budget Your Expenses

We are living in our homes for a long time we find out our work will be cutting hours and we realize the expenses we make every day doesn't seem to be enough and how will we start to adjust our expenses from our new world of reality. Times like this when we come back from work after the covid -19 and our hours have been cut through extreme we need to start to budget our expenses. List the following expenses: How much it does it cost to commute to work round trip? How much do you pay for food? Daily expenses like medicine and etc. Subtotal your daily expenses When you receive your new paycheck deducts the expenses and you will find out your total on how much money you have remaining. Tips How to Save Money from Expenses: Bring food coming from home and pack it for work How to Have an Extra Income: Research in your area what product sells that you can profit your money Check out how much each product cost in your area Find a supplier who sell