It wouldn’t be jampacked “Weekend” if it’s just saturday right? So here’s the sunday sched. My previous post, was our day in Bolinao. Yup, we spent the whole day doing those touristy things and going to the beach. Chill, relax, and totally unplugging. However, the second day, still touristy I suppose, but very demanding as it required us to challenge our physical abilities. In the end, the pain was totally worth it.
“Beat the Heat” and “Summer” posts are rampant, and in the first few weeks of May, I thought that facebook might crash with the amount of uploads happening, but that’s just here I guess. I’m trying to make some excuses for forgetting to post our first summer escapade of 2014. So Here we go:
We planned it to coincide with one of my cousin’s birthday. It would be her first time, after a very long time, to go to the beach, with us! Sometimes, you can find your best girl buds inside your family. 🙂
Yup, this post is not my usual adventure/ trip/ food/ place post. For some this is boring stuff, but for several people, like me, i guess, this stuff is what makes us alive. Of course I mean books. It’s not how many you’ve already read, or what genre, or who are your favorite authors, series, stand-alone, fiction, non-fiction. Just books really. I admit, I’m a little bit of an escapist, ok maybe A LOT.
I’ve wondered how many I can read for this year, not that I’m really counting, I just realized its also good to have a goal. As of today, 2nd of May, I’ve read 12 novels, a few of them are children’s books, mostly sci-fi/ dystopian theme, so it’s not really a lot, and I feel like I’m slacking off in my readings. Here’s what I’ve finished off, in no particular order:
- Book Thief
- Sputnik Sweetheart
- My Sister’s Keeper
- The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
- Bridge to Terabithia
- Ender’s Game
- Unbearable Lightness of Being
- Witch Hunt
- Speaker for the Dead -> EnderSaga
- Hollow City
And here’s what I’m currently reading:
- To Kill a Mocking Bird
- Xenocide -> (EnderSaga 3)
- The remains of the day
- Sandman: Book of Dreams
- Insurgent (mixed feelings if I’d push through with this)
There, I’ve said it, I’m a book
nerd lover and there’s nothing to be ashamed of.
Every year our family goes home to my mother’s hometown. In part to celebrate a religious holiday and partly to just relax and have a vacation. This time though we came with several of our relatives who hasn’t been back for sometime now. It’s a different experience with them! To the countryside!