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Jan-24-12

What Women Want

posted by constance

Before the turn of 2012, most of my girlfriends, young and middle age as well as the senior ones told me that their resolution would be to lose weight. Oh well, so do I, and guess that goes the same to many of you too. Nope, not everyone does it for the same reason. One does it to look good, one does it to be healthier and another one does it for other health reasons too, because too much weight meant that her soles ache much more with all that weight her aching feet she has to support. One lady told me that if she loses weight, she does not have to worry about buying cheap lingerie as she can afford to buy many more than the brandes ones which may turn out lesser in quantity. Hmm, and I know that losing weight is a good choice for many, as long as it does not jeapordize their health. Don’t you agree?

So, weight is not about all that stuff linked being sexy because sometimes a bit of flesh may be sexy to some too…

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Jan-24-12

Drumming

posted by constance

Lea is very into drums. Nope, she hasn’t had any drum lessons before. But she is always running to try her hands into display drums in the mall and whatever she can get her hands onto. Inclusive the ones we saw in the maritime museum recently. It looked like some native drums or bongos and she went on to bang on them before I could even say ‘please don’t…’ hahahah She had been pestering me to get her electronic drum sets that she saw in the music store while shopping for clothes. My, they are expensive but the advantage about these drum sets are that you can attach an earpiece when practising so you won’t bring the whole house down and have neighbours banging on your front door.. Pretty expensive hobby, though. Would you get one?

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Jan-24-12

When Rubber Won’t Do

posted by constance

I tried to hose down the car last week. But guess what, I had to get down to use the pail instead… ‘splash.. splash.. splash…’ using a pail bucket with a long handle. My hose seemed had small tiny holes since I last used them and water was sprouting everywhere, thus I had to throw them out.. I had not gotten new hose yet, now wondering if I should get one of the teflon hose instead of the usual plastic or rubber ones. If you don’t dry out the hose, it will get mouldy fast. My hose is very long and water sometimes get trapped easily…

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Jan-11-12

Everything is so Different

posted by constance

Times have changed. In my days, we had no phones so we always kept to our punctuality when it comes to meeting friends or just any appointment. Nowadays, we text our friend even just to ask ‘where are you’ in a crowded place. Communication is more frequent but our memory lapses when we need to remember telephone numbers. Take the case of my lost handphone last year… I only can remember a few mobile numbers… and the rest of my friends, well, i lost touch with them because I couldn’t remember their phones. For some of my friends who regular keeps in touch, no problem because I just had to wait for them to call and ask me why I had not been in touch… Then there were those who would not call… well I know who these ‘friends’ are. They only call you when they needed you for some reasons.

And our phone, it has become a multitask gadget. Those smartphones. They are really smart. They tell you where you are with their gps app. But I still don’t get it when it comes to gps and golf… do you hold on to a gps phone when you play or you ‘bug’ the golf ball so you can find where it has landed?

Well, my phone has got the better of me. It has these map gps that I don’t quite know what to do or how to use. It is smarter than me, of course. And so many other apps you can download free too. Most of the time, my phone can outsmart me. I never win in those games… even the Office Jerk makes annoying faces at me wins all the time. I get sloshed with all that mud or cake he throws at me.. I can’t slice much fruit without getting bombed and my thumbs are too big for the ants that I needed to smash. My kids handle the babies better in SuperMom and I run head-on into trees all the time from the black monkeys in Temple Run…

So tell me, is there an easier game. My phone is smart. And it doesn’t look too good on me.

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