Wednesday, July 29, 2009

WW: It's a Bird!

We're in the middle of the week again! I can't wait for the weekend because there might be a party going on! When all things are good and I am perfectly fit, I will surely have fun again! I hope you too guys. I got here a birdie who was so innocent that he don't know that somebody was taking him a snapshot! Not sure if its a he or she..whatever..happy Wordless Wednesday! take care everyone!

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Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Mellow Yellow Monday #1-Excalibur Hotel in Las Vegas

This humble blog of mine is joining for the first time this fantastic meme, Mellow Yelow Monday. My first entry was taken inside the shopping mall of Excalibur Hotel in Las Vegas during my vacation last year. I would love to participate when possible every week! have fun viewing the pictures!
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Monday, July 27, 2009

TF- some kind of white Gladiolus or Gladiola

I love this colour which is somewhat white pink. Isn't it guys! No matter what this is still a beautiful flower for me! Happy TF evening!

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Sunday, July 26, 2009

SC: Garden in Willibald Castle in Eichstätt, Bavaria

I guess this is a nice photo to share for Scenic Sunday! This is the fountain in the garden of Willibald Castle in Eichstätt, Bavaria, Germany. We had a sightseeing in this city yesterday and it was really fun and interesting. You can also see from afar some towers of the castle and the beautiful sky. I wish everyone a great week ahead!

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Wednesday, July 22, 2009

WW: Mother Shipton's Cave in in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, England

This is quite a scary wordless Wednesday! wink! just kidding guys! I hope you are all doing great out there! I got here a photo near the sign of Mother Shipton's Cave and the Petrifying Well. This cave is found in Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, England and is known to be the oldest attraction of England since 1630. Isn't it amazing when you visit place like this! I am happy to visit this place but sad to say I don't have the chance to go inside the cave because the train where I will be riding back to Birmingham is leaving soon. here is a little info about this place.

Mother Shipton's Cave (or "Old Mother Shipton's Cave") is at Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, England, near to the River Nidd. Nearby is a petrifying well which has been a tourist attraction since 1630 due to its association with the legendary soothsayer and prophetess Mother Shipton (c. 1488 - 1561), born Ursula Southeil, wife of Toby Shipton. According to legend she was born in the cave. The cave and dropping well, together with other attractions, remain open to visitors and are run by Mother Shiptons Cave Ltd.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mother_Shipton%27s_Cave
copyright photo by: Ruby Benz

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Tuesday, July 21, 2009

SS: Burglengenfeld in Bavaria Germany

We happened to passed-by this city of Burglengenfeld last month. We also drove to this place last Saturday because I was rushed to the hospital due to severe migraine. Our car was running as I took this photo. That is the reason why it is not so nicely taken..I think the view fits for Scenic Sunday..sorry for posting this meme late already. take care everyone!

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TF: Dicentra Flowers

I finally found the name of these lovely pink flowers. This is called Dicentra spectabilis..more info below from wikipedia...sorry for being late for my TF posting..

Dicentra spectabilis also known as Venus's car, bleeding heart, Dutchman's trousers, or lyre flower, is a perennial herbaceous plant native to eastern Asia from Siberia south to Japan. This species of bleeding heart can grow to 24"-36" tall and has ternately compound leaves (leaflets that come in threes). The flowers are pendulous, shaped much like hearts, produced in a raceme bearing 3-15 individual flowers, each one 1-2" long, with pink outer petals and white inner petals. The flowering season is from early spring to mid summer. The common name of this plant, bleeding heart, comes from the heart-shaped flowers which have a longer inner petal that extends below the 'heart'.

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Monday, July 20, 2009

Suffering in Silence....Again!

I thought the sun will shine good today. It seems that the rain starts to pour again outside. I'll just give you a short update of what had happened last Saturday. As I woke-up in the morning I already felt pain in the left part of my head. My eyes just want to remain close because it seems that when I see light, the pain in my head is also getting stronger. I still manage to drink my tea and eat two cookies for breakfast. After that, I went back to bed. Around lunch time, I felt very hungry already and decided to cook canned foods. That is the easiest food that I can cook. If possible I don't want to eat anymore to lose some weight. I wish to find the best weight loss supplements but still not sure what is really the best. Anyway, after I ate lunch I went back to bed again. Around in the afternoon, I was pretending that I felt better. I even go with my husband shopping in Parsberg and Burglengenfeld. On our way to Burglengenfeld, I told my husband to stop the car somewhere because I feel like vomiting. As I went out from the cars, there I go and vomited so hard. To make the story short, I told him that I really need to go to the hospital...It was a very bad migraine again.....to be continued...

I hope you all guys are doing perfectly healthy...more updates soon...

Wednesday, July 15, 2009

WW: Sweet Shirt

This is a cool sign! would you think the ants will run after you once you wear this so-called "sweet shirt". Have fun in today's WW! Thanks to my friend Merz for sharing this!

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Monday, July 13, 2009

Scenic Sunday #1- Paris, France

Before I sign-off for tonight, let me share first my first entry in Scenic Sunday! I guess this is a very beautiful scene taken outside Louvre Museum in Paris, France during our trip last March of this year. From afar, you can see the replica of the Arc of Triumph. That's me facing with the red and white jacket facing to that replica..

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Sunday, July 12, 2009

Today's Flowers- Roses in Our Garden

These are just some roses in our garden. The one I got here is not growing good. I just discovered that there are a lot of ants under the ground surrounding this rose plant. I hope I can take away those ants next time. This rose has three flowers with different colors. The other one is fading and dying, the other just reach its maturity and the other one has fresh red color....such a beauty of nature!

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Friday, July 10, 2009

Escapades With Friends

It was raining dogs and cats yesterday but I still need to go out and have fun with friends. I have no choice but to drive to the Motorway despite the strong rain. Thanks God that I arrived safely in Neumarkt. Another friend was waiting for me there because we have to drive again to another friend in Moening. I also have to see this other friend to give some important papers. These are invitations for my sister and brother whom I want to visit us here in Germany in the next coming months.

After taking our lunch, we proceeded to Berle in Berching to go swimming. We had a lot of fun there especially in the jacuzzi. We only stayed around three hours in Berle because Maria's Mother-in-law prepared a small despedida or goodbye party for Maria's sister who had a flight this afternoon back to the Philippines. That was a great afternoon seeing good friends again. I am sharing some photos from yesterday's escapade with friends.

I also wish everyone a happy and wonderful weekend! Have fun!

Wednesday, July 8, 2009

Weekend Escapades!

We had a great time last Saturday weekend. We went to Landshut to see the famous festival called Landshuter Hochzeit. We toured around the old city and I was amazed by the beauty of the place. That was a lot of walking too. Since we parked our car some kilometers from the city, we have to walk going to the old city. Would you think I need ephedra products if I go walking and have exercise everyday?

Last Sunday, we also went walking in our place. I got here a nice photo of the walking way where we always go for some walk. It was a great sunny day and we truly enjoyed the scenery of the nature around! below is also a picture taken in Landshut. feel free to visit my other sites or more photos and updates!

Tuesday, July 7, 2009

WW: Kallmuenz Castle Ruins

I am joining for today's Wordless Wednesday Tuesday edition! I am sharing a town named Kallmuenz which is near to us. You can also see in the background the Castle ruins and the tower of St. Michael Church. That smaller tower is from the old Municipal Building. have fun viewing the photos!
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Sunday, July 5, 2009

Today's Flowers #5 - Phalaenopsis Hybrid

I got another kind of Phalaenopsis Orchid here..I love these flowers! our is still not flowering but I already saw some new flowers coming out..hope to share it next time..Take care guys and happy viewing. Have a great Sunday to all!
taken in a garden center near our place..lovely orchids!! I love it!
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Friday, July 3, 2009

Happy 4th of July

I would like to take this opportunity to greet and wish all American people a joyous and safe celebration of this very memorable day, the celebration of Independence Day! God bless you all and America!

“Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe, to assure the survival and success of liberty.”
John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Thursday, July 2, 2009

Our Paper Container was Forgotten

Good evening everyone! I hope you had a great day today. It is almost ending in Europe and I am still here to give you some updates. I was waken-up by a familiar sound of a vehicle this morning. Yesterday our trash was picked-up. Normally today is also the collection of paper and cartoon container. As I heard the loud sound of the truck that collects paper and cartoons, I immediately woke-up and check our paper container in the garage. My husband forgot to put it outside for collection. Well, can't do anything now the truck is away. Next month again. I better search for best diet pills before I sign-off for tonight. I wish everyone a very pleasant evening! take care guys!

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