Tuesday, November 6, 2012

night and day out

creating moments that we could remember in the future is the best. bonding time a midst the busyness of our individual lives something that we look forward to. ruby and i had six days of free time last week and we went to panglao to spend it with sister and her husband. they are on final two weeks of construction in their hotel/resort and we want to help out any way we can. and that any-way-we-can turned out to be mopping, dusting, crawling on all fours on the floor, heavy-lifting of furnitures,wiping, sweeping...blah, blah, blah 
(confession: i am making this way harder than it was! hehe

in reality though we did some help but we had a good night and morning out. carsten and his brother treat us to a delicious dinner and drinks after.

mango shake @ 11:30pm

moon peeking though the leaves while we're sitting on the beach 

moon later at 1 am

then on the third day we head out to dumaluan beach and strategically planned to just sneak into bohol beach club without actually paying the 500php entrance fee *wink*. we planned to wake up @ 5 in the morning (take note of the word planned please), we woke up 6: 45 am and arrive at around 7 something. great. the sun is finally up and it already hurts the skin when you stay for 5 minutes (it is a wonder to me how white skinned people can stay out in the sun and baked


les and ruby

what else was left for us to do was walked a little bit and settled in having breakfast.

fried rice and egg and veggies

best gambas i've had in three years! yes. it can only be found here.

old wooden tables

it was low tide... and the beach was calm and quiet with only a few vacationers and not one tourist (foreigners)

this guy right here was a little nuts.while sister were fixing themselves and changing into swimming attire... he kept looking at us and grinning with his missing teeth. funny but sister did not think so. haha.

a nutty guy

strawberrys!!! we don't even have these in cebu!


Leovi said...

Wonderful photos, great, all are exquisite.

Maria @ LSS said...

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New Jersey Memories said...

Great photos! You're making me hungry :)

Emily S said...

Lovely photos! The midnight stroll on the beach sounded peaceful and relaxing!

Mary said...

You made me smile. What a great morning. You have some really nice shots. And I love the commentary. :) Thanks for dropping by my blog.

Mary said...

Love the droplets in this picture.

mail4rosey said...

It looks like everyone had a nice time. The beach looks great and so do those strawberries!

Alesha @ Full Time Mama said...

What a fun time! The beach sounds perfect...

Roslyn said...

You ladies do not look at all like laborers, much too small & cute!

Nicole Buckingham said...

what beautiful photos.

It's oh so sweet to meet ya. I'm following you now and can't wait to get to know ya better. If you're up for a bit of a ride I'd love for you to join me at Local Sugar Hawaii. It's a beautifully kooky space just for us... I hope you'll come as you are and stay for a bit.



Joyce Lansky said...

Wonderful photos. I wish I were there.


Birgitta said...

Great photoserie!

anotherjennifer said...

Beautiful photos. Looks like a fun time.

Here in Maine, we just got our first snowfall!

Kat said...

Beautiful photos! Looks heavenly! :)

Paula Miller said...

Lovely photos! I especially like the two of the moon :)

I'm really white person and just load up on the sunblock. Works ok for the most part unless you miss a spot, or don't keep reapplying which isn't fun at all.

Thanks for linking up for WW!

Kristin Aquariann said...

Fun times! I'd love to eat a meal at those old wooden tables, overlooking the water. What character!

♥ aquariann
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Anonymous said...

Thanks for coming by. These are some lovely photos. The beach and food look wonderful.

Yael from Home Garden Diggers

Lisa Isabella Russo said...

Wonderful photographs and story! It sounds like you had an amazing time. Thank you for sharing it.

Uisce said...

You had me at the mango shake --mangoes are one of my favorite things to eat!!