Monthly Archives: April 2007

Chris’ crazy 8

So I’m going to be busy for a while, I don’t know for how long but blogging’s gonna have to take a backseat for the next couple of weeks, possibly months. I have been dutifully busy doing the following (not … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 10 Comments

Dental drawback

My teeth are falling apart! I’ve been trying to schedule an appointment with my dentist for nearly 2 months now but she’s always busy. If it’s not her daughter’s recital, it’s her son’s awarding night or her family’s going on … Continue reading

Posted in Toothy tales | 3 Comments

Pinoy overheard #2

Two girls are walking back to their desks with a couple of packets of junk food. One girl reads from the label of one: Girl 1: Bakit ‘ribbed’? Diba pang-condom yun? Girl 2: (laughing) Anong ‘ribbed’? Ano ba naman yan pinagsasabi … Continue reading

Posted in Humor, Life in Manila, Pinoy overheard | 5 Comments

Choices choices

The dream job people rang again. Apparently they’ve upped their offer, making me re-rethink my semi-concrete-already-drying plan. As much as it strays a bit of a ways from my current path, it’s a choice that’s definitely gotten a lot more enticing. … Continue reading

Posted in At work, To ponder | 1 Comment

Last weekend

I went on a company outing to a beach resort in Nasugbu, Batangas. I’ve been to Nasugbu before and I enjoyed that trip. I did stay in a different place and went to a different beach though. But this last one we visited … Continue reading

Posted in Good to know, Trips | 6 Comments

Spammer

A week ago I received what may have been the millionth email from a lawyer (sometimes it’s barrister) with a problem about some rich guy who died recently (this last one died in the 2004 tsunami) and hasn’t got anyone … Continue reading

Posted in Humor | 11 Comments

Instability

They’ve started laying people off at work. We work on contracts in teams, and one contract reached its termination date and now some people have suddenly been made redundant. It’s really unfair considering most of these people have been loyal … Continue reading

Posted in At work | 1 Comment