Wednesday, September 10, 2014

DIY Bracelet

Hey guys! If you've been wanting to know how you can make your own easy version of Rastaclats and Paracords here's my DIY version:

Note: I found this tutorial on YouTube by helloiampika. So, if you want you can check YouTube for shoelace bracelet tutorials. I just use different material here. Instead of using shoelace, I opted a recycled one.

All you need:
 pair of scissors
 cloth cut-outs from old shirts

Happy Crafting!
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Thursday, July 31, 2014

DIY Galaxy Art

Hey guys! I think I'm starting to LOVE galaxy prints lately, that I decided to give it a try. Galaxy art had been a hit last year especially on Tumblr and Pinterest. There are lots of inspirations that you can choose from. So, I definitely tried doing it on my own just awhile ago and here's the outcome! Haha! I loved how it looks...

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Sunday, July 27, 2014

Looming before it's too late

Hey guys! I'm finally back!

I've been missing blogging big time. And because I have more leisure time now, I guessed this is the perfect time to be a blogger again. 

So, how's your day?

I surfed the net and I found out that some of the blogs that I used to follow also lie-lowed with blogging. I don't know, but maybe because other popular social media sites are the craze right now. People don't have the time to read what a blogger has to say. They just want to see instant photos, short posts and make internet friends. Well, what I can say is that we're free to choose what we want. 

So, as long as my page continue to exist on the net and people are still searching for the things that I posted, I would do my best to keep my blog. I'm not being sentimental but having a blog is a better way to connect with people around the world. At least, you have your own page where you can share whatever you want. And as for me, I'll try to keep up with my blog objective: to spread creativity vibes and share my crafts. 

Okay. Okay. So much for that part. 

While I'm away and busy with school and work, a fun craft had been the talk of the town (here in the Philippines). It's the Rainbow Loom Bands. Kids and adults alike had been crazy about looming these colorful rubber bands into bracelets, necklaces, flowers, hearts and other cute things. And of course, even if it's a bit late, I tried it too.

 They say that its a good way to kill time and at the same time it's addicting. So, I bought some bands and loom them into a bracelet. Here's the first loom band bracelet that I made.

I came up with a simple band bracelet and added up a snowflake flower I learned from YouTube. I had a great time doing it and it's addicting indeed. Plus, this craft uses the same hook as crochet so I had no problem with the hook and I think they somehow got the idea with crocheting, because it looks like crochet. Kids used to sell their bracelets for fifty pesos, some are cheaper. It depends on how complicated the style is. It's a fun craft because you have plenty of colors to choose from and a lot patterns to make. Just like crocheting, the pattern is almost infinite (just exaggerating).

I remember my grade school days when beads are the famous crafts for kids. There are a lot of colorful beads, in different shapes and sizes too, plus the colorful plastic threads that you can choose from. I made a lot of bracelets and necklaces that time. I guessed Loom bands is the beads of the new generation. I might buy some more and try to make other patterns too while it is still available. 

How about you? Have you tried making them? Share them below. 

Here's my loomband watch..

Have a great day!

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Saturday, April 19, 2014

What happened lately?

As you can see, I failed to update my blog lately because of work and school. I tried to come up with a post at least once a week but honestly, I don't have any idea what to write about. I don't have any inspiration and was actually loosing motivation again.

I'm on this period of life crisis again, where I lost all the motivation to continue what I am doing. This is the time when I lost interest on things and even interaction with people. But I am not depressed or anything it's just that I always had this point in my life once in a while, a time to crave for change, to try new things, to learn something new, a time to challenge myself to step up to the next level and learn from the past. To actually forget this chapter and write a new one.
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Friday, March 28, 2014

Easy Strawberry Milkshake to Welcome Summer

Hey guys!

Summer is here! So, to welcome the heat why not make your own milkshake. This is a super easy thirst-quencher you can make in 5 mins.

First thing you'll need..strawberries...

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Saturday, January 04, 2014

My Goals this 2014!!!

Goals are set. Now, it's time to make them happen. I will really do my best to accomplish them all. This is actually a challenge for me, so, we'll see how many will be achieved by the end of the year. 

#1 - I have to passed my subjects this semester so I could enroll for next school year. Hopefully, my professors would be good to me.

#2 - I couldn't find time to finish that project but this Summer I would try.

#3 - I've been planning to buy the bag ever since but I always end up using the money for more important things. This time I really have to buy one. 
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DIY: Graham Balls and Marshmallows

Here's a super quick and easy sweet snack you can make for the whole family. 

DIY: Graham Balls with marshmallows

This has been a hit for kids and teens so I'm sure everyone in the family would love this. It only took me about 20 mins to make 'em. So let's set the table and start rolling the balls.


marshmallows and 200g crushed Graham crackers

a regular can of condensed milk
choco powder (optional)

1. Mix the crushed Graham crackers (setting aside one tablespoon of crushed Graham) and about half of the condensed milk. The mixture would depend on how consistent and how sweet you want your graham balls to be.
2. Then, the exciting part...form them into balls. The size is up to you. 
3. After molding them, pinch the center the ball using your thumb and put the marshmallow on the center.
4. Cover the marshmallow and mold the Graham into balls. 
5. Roll the balls on left over crushed Graham. Freeze for 10mins.

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Saturday, December 28, 2013

DISTRACT ME - reblog from TUMBLR

1. selfie
-most recent :)

2. what would you name your future kids?
- I don't know yet but I'm in love with names like Daniel, Dave, Erin, Lian
3. do you miss anyone?
- my college friends
4. what are you looking forward to?
- finishing my To-do list esp. my research
5. is there anyone who can always make you smile?
- Yeah, one of my officemates. Not just smile, laugh really.

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Things I ought to do

Before 2013 ends, I am certainly hoping that I can finish my to-do list. Instead of having fun this holiday season I prefer to stay at home and read my notes. Honestly, now I can say that it's hard to study while working. It's difficult to manage your time even if you really want to. Because at work you should focus with your job when you arrived at home you'll be tired to do other things aside from going to bed and stretch your legs.
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Saturday, December 07, 2013

What's Up Blogging World?

Hey guys! How's everyone!

Sorry it took me awhile to update my blog. As I've said before, I'm kinda busy with my M.A. class and have I told you that I am now working? Yeah! I am working at a clinic as a Psychometrician, the one who is responsible for administration, scoring and interpretation of Psychological Exams. Nothing's official yet 'cause I'm just starting but I can say I enjoy the job especially when I have to interview my clients. I learned a lot from them, from what they shared with me, and of course, everything's confidential.

So, I just wanna share what I've been to lately...

Since I got hired, I have attended two seminars on different hotels and that was a great experience for me. I get to socialized with other psychometricians and psychologist as well and learned more about personality tests. It's a good opportunity for me and I'm thankful that my employer allowed me to attend those events.

My first seminar certificate at work. Thanks to NMC! Sorry, I have to blur out my name for privacy purposes :)
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