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Lu Jong and I

Some weeks ago, a Yoga class particularly the traditional Tibetan practice called Lu Jong was announced at the Civic Center just across the street where we live.  I joined because Yoga has always appealed to me, and it is also a good way to meet new friends. I go to sessions two times a week […]

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Cooking out of Desperation :)

It is embarrassing to admit that I have never learned to cook. When I met my husband, I could not even boil an egg correctly. I felt very lucky that I finally found a good man who didn’t care about my lack of cooking skills. I enjoy being my husband’s assistant in the kitchen and […]

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Cost of Living in Spain

My friends in the Philippines have asked me to inform them a little about the cost of living here in Spain. To illustrate it, I will show you the prices of the items we bought yesterday at a local supermarket in La Herradura. Here are the prices: Item Quantity EUR € Php ₱ Mineral Water […]

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Walking, Our Early Morning Routine

In Davao, my husband and I used to brisk-walk around the neighborhood every morning. My husband took the initiative because he wanted to lose weight and we made it a routine to get up at 5.30 am.  The benefits of walking 30 minutes every morning are remarkable and it’s easy to include it in daily […]

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9 Things Which Amaze Me About La Herradura

It has been a week already since I arrived in La Herradura, the southern part of the municipality of Almuñecar in the province of Granada, Spain. In Spanish, La Herradura means the Horseshoe because the bay is shaped like one. I just love the subtropical climate and the peacefulness. No doubt that I miss my […]