I was not expecting that I will be attending one this year. Noellin told me she was receiving a merit certificate for sports and I was not expected to attend as most parents are not coming. Two days before Speech Day, which fell on her birthday, she told me she was getting two more awards. So my half-day off work for her birthday became a full day so I can attend the event.
SYDNEY (MindaNews/14 Nov) -- It is just 35 days before we leave for the Philippines and, like my daughter and nieces, I am also excited to “go back home.” The girls could not wait to see their lolas, cousins and other relatives and experience “Filipino life.” They adore the idea of walking to church, going to the market, riding in tricycles, playing in the backyard and being able to burn leaves, climb trees, visit relatives in different cities all over the country and being invited to their Mom’s friends’ houses or stay with relatives and get pampered “the Pinoy way.”
SYDNEY, Australia (31 December 2006) – A few more hours and we will all bid goodbye to 2006. A few more hours and the 75th year anniversary of the Sydney Harbour Bridge and the beginning of 2007 are going to be celebrated with a fireworks extravaganza. Despite wet weather conditions, organizers claim this year's celebration is something that will leave everyone amazed and they will let the world know how Sydney celebrates.