the last two weeks in photos

…because i’m too exhausted to go through everything that happened in complete sentences.

our house became a terrorist den for half a day.

i went traipsing around a coal power plant.

alvin and i attended a wedding where we met the bride and groom in person for the first time!

*then* we attended a christening where we also met the christenee for the first time! (yes, i invented that word)

we let jingy drag us to a delightful exhibit opening sponsored by goethe-institut where we, jingy and i, proceeded to get tipsy on some bubbly, hihi.

we were guests at a little girl’s 7th birthday party. *photo of the little girl from her mother’s facebook account.

we roughed it in a nipa hut.

we marketed and grilled.

alvin got his coffee fix.

we had really good carrot cake with pretty chocolate sketches on the side.

we only had coffee and cake, i promise you.

us and pretty paper lanterns from next door!

we gazed in awe at pretty, tall, pointy things.

we walked around a beautiful, old cemetery.

we headed home.

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just another day at the office

there are many reasons why i love my job. here are some of them.

i get to watch the sun rise and set.
*sunrise from the 35th floor, ayala tower one building. sunset at the manila water filtration plant

i get to sit on giant concrete balls and stalk women in heels.

i get to play dress-up with my husband.

i get to hang out in random, grassy areas and watch people jump.

i get to work with great people and occasionally visit my best friend.

i get to fire guns.

i get to pretend to be a factory worker.

i get to meet important people.

i get to hold stuff in front of pretty walls.

i get to listen to different perspectives.

i get to hold weird-shaped fruits and haggle with indians.

i get to travel with a green ball and eat budbud kabug.

i get to make faces.

i get to sit on random floors.

i get to pretend to be in a telenovela.

i get to spend my birthday with balloons!