the 5 things i want to do before i get old

Growing old is something I totally dread but is utterly inevitable. If I could I’d like to stay in my 30-year old self forever! Anyway, here are 5 of the things I’d want to do just before I get old,  too weak to go anywhere or do anything even.

  • shave my head ~ I planned to do this when i turned 30, but i was really having such a fabulous time being 30 + pregnant that i never got the chance to shave my locks off. Besides I was afraid my baby would think I was his dad! :D
  • get a tattoo ~ I had  this all sorted out, I will get an “OM” tattoo {I also wrote about this here} + the name of my son on my back. I just don’t know when I’d master enough courage to have my skin pricked!
  • run in one of those fun runs ~ ever since I caught wind about those fun runs for non-athletes, I have actually wanted to try one for myself. It would be one fun + liberating experience to run, plus it will also be a perfect form of exercise, not to mention a totally new type of mum-son bonding activity, too! Hopefully I will get to find one locally, so me + the little man can participate in one, soon!
  • travel around the country ~ it was also my dream to travel the world, but, alas, the lack of financial to do just that might make it quite impossible, so I guess am gonna have to settle with touring around my beloved country first. I’d love to visit Palawan, Bohol, Boracay, Sagada, Vigan + a whole lot of idyllic + beautiful places in the Philippines.
  • learn french ~ I have always been fascinated with the French language + have been dreaming all my life to learn it. But, sadly I never found the time. It was a good thing I came across this wonderful book on speaking French, Lightning Fast French, which I shall be sharing with you in a up-coming post. Hopefully, I will have that goal ticked off from my bucket list real soon! ;)

I am sure you also have loads of things you want to do before you get old. It was actually quite a chore to just choose 5 ’cause I’ve got plenty. I wanted to ride a plane, go on a mountain hike/climb, or diving or bungee jumping! The works! Oh well, maybe you can include some of those in your own posts + join us in this BC Bloggers Meme + while you’re at it, you might as well join us at BC Bloggers as we’ve got loads of exciting activities slated in the coming weeks! :)

Okay, time for me to catch some shut-eye before the little man wakes me up again. I do hope you all have a great, albeit gloomy + cloudy, Thursday. A post about my medicine box + the little man’s flu shot is in the works + I hope you come visit them when they’re out!  :)

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nice to know you wednesdays #19

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Time for another round of Nice To Know You Wednesdays + this weeks 5 questions is from The 30 Day Challenge which I found here, I have just revised a few questions. Here goes:

  1. Post a recent picture of you + include 5 interesting facts about yourself
  2. What is the meaning behind your Blogger name?
  3. Who is your favorite superhero + why?
  4. What is a habit that you wish you didn’t have?
  5. Hare a picture of somewhere you’ve been to.

+ here are my answers:

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1. Here’s my most recent picture with my little one. This was taken when we went out to watch The Avengers a week before Mother’s Day. We were just clowning + goofing while strolling around the crowd-laden mall. + here are 5 facts about me:

  • I love reading + even reads the dictionary on my spare time when I was little!
  • I enjoy going on a stroll in the park with my son to pass the afternoon away
  • I love collecting postcards + key chains from everywhere!
  • I have never ridden a plane in this lifetime + would love to do it very soon!
  • I do not know how to swim + would love to learn the skill
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nice to know you wednesday #18

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It is the mid-week + how’s this day treating you so far? I, for one is swamped, I’ve got loads of posts to work on + a few things happening on the side. My toddler has started his swimming lessons yesterday + I am so stoked about it. Will share it with you soon enough ;) A number of giveaways are also in the brew + I do hope you all stay tuned for that. Anyway, I do not want to keep you, here are the 5 questions for this week’s Nice To Know You Wednesday:

  1. What’s on your calendar for tomorrow?
  2. What’s inside your bag?
  3. Where is a great place to get breakfast?
  4. What is your favorite ice cream flavor, chocolate, vanilla, or strawberry?
  5. If you could tell the world just one thing, what would you say?

My answers:

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my little man + coach Joy

1. I have not really booked anything for tomorrow as I have kept the next 2 weeks free to make time for my son’s swimming lessons. This is the first time he enrolled in a class + I am as equally thrilled! I shall write a lengthy post about it, with tips on what to get your toddlers to gear up for swimming lessons, later on. ;)

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