March 14, 2013

The Twins and a Winner.

The blog give-away ended yesterday. As I mentioned, it was my twin-nephews' birthday. They turned 18. It makes me misty-eyed when I think about it. I used to baby-sit them when they were growing up back in Cebu. They're the nicest kids. Responsible. Talented. Grounded. Funny. And they're really really sweet. And if I sound like a doting stage-aunt, well, I am.

See how cute they were?
That blue crib used to be pink and it used to be mine!
All of us -- me, my three sisters, the twins, and their siblings --
all used that crib! It has been with us for more than three decades!

The twins, all grown-up now. Here, with their parents and siblings Miko and Aiana.
Grabbed this from my sister's FB, taken last Christmas.

The entire family migrated to Canada a little less than two years ago. And I miss them. If I am writing about them in this blog, it is because I am truly proud of them and I love them with all my heart!

These kids love to sing. And although they still have a long way to go, I am glad they are putting their talents to good use. They've been invited to sing a few times in their community in Alberta. They even got invited to sing during the Alberta Summer Games last year!

They are not superstars (at least, not yet), but they are kids with dreams.

This is one of my favorite videos of them.

Happy birthday Anton and Guill!

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Anyway, I promised to announce the winner of the blog give-away today. Here it is!

Congratulations Tara Cabullo!

Please email me your address at
and enjoy the Beabi organisers!

To everyone who joined, THANK YOU!
Thank you for sharing your favorite summer destinations!
I hope to see you here again soon! :)

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1 Leah

2 Tara Cabullo

3 Carina

4 April Rose Jaudian

5 Kristina Godinez

6 Michi

7 Joann

8 Mhalou

9 Kat

10 Ge V

11 Badeth

12 Cecilli

13 Leen

14 Bel

15 Catherine Williams

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1 comment:

  1. Oh, too bad, I missed this! Happy birthday to Anton and Guill! :)




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