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Luluandteacups is now Dollhouse Diary

I am so ecstatic to announce that my new blog is finally up and running.

Thanks a bunch to Brian Sahagun for making one of my dreams come true, to have my very own pretty little dollhouse.

My excitement is beyond words can express. I am so in love with the new charming design.

Go ahead and fall in love with it, too.

Take a peek at our new home, Dollhouse Diary.

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Amici + Bizu = best all girls day out

One of my girl friends, Angela, visited us in the office last June 30, Wednesday. The rest of our friends are out for the day due to holiday so that means me, Michelle and Angela have the day to ourselves. Immediately after work we head to Greenhills for our all girls date.

I got a taste of Amici (which was formerly called Amici di Don Bosco) that serve up authentic Italian dishes, first known for its home-made Italian gelato, pastas and wood fire oven-cooked pizzas. No wonder why many people equate Amici with both authentic Italian cuisine and quality service.

They started their first branch in Don Bosco, Makati, which was part of my must-try list but I ended up having my first taste here in their 4th branch in Greenhills with the girls.

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Hotel Vida, The Home of Widus Vacation Club Part 2 of 2

June 27, 2010 Sunday

Morning time. I had the most peaceful, sweetest sleep in days. Now it’s time to indulge in the buffet breakfast included in our package. Sweet!

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Hotel Vida, The Home of Widus Vacation Club Part 1 of 2

Brian was invited to be the photographer for his friend’s mom’s 60th birthday in Pampanga for June 27th. Since it’s on the weekend, it’s more likely that I will be with him. We planned to go there a day earlier and have our post-monthly celebration. A hotel accommodation is a must since the main event falls on a Sunday. I barely knew any hotel in the area aside from the old villas for rent and old hotels.

Lucky enough while I was googling, I found a new hotel and vacation club right smack in the middle of Clark Freeport Zone.

June 26, 2010 Saturday

Brian and I can probably join the next Amazing Race challenge since we’ve been practicing rushing and turbo-ing (our own lil term) each and every time we will go out. We love it like that. Kidding! We are just two slow-moving creatures and always rushing to make our way to whatever event on time (or at least we try to but mostly we are late). Just like today. We planned to hop on the bus for their 11am schedule but we needed to grab some stuff in the groceries first.

One of the bus lines that goes to Pampanga daily is Partas Bus Lines. After picking up some stuff, we went to their Aurora, Cubao terminal and got the 11:30am schedule. Phew! That was a lot of rushing this early morning. I told you we can totally join the Amazing Race! Continue reading

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Sizzling Pepper Steak and side story

June 20, 2010 Sunday

In lieu of our little monthsary celebration, we planned to go on a picnic at La Mesa Ecopark. With recipes prepared in my head such as Monte Cristo sandwich, chocolate covered strawberries, fresh fruits esp grapes and probably my favorite Nestea iced tea or lemonade.

Plans changed though and we agreed to re-schedule this little picnic of ours. We are also beat because we spent last night hanging out with our couple friends with my latest favorite alcomix drink, Tanduay Ice, in hand. It has the right alcohol, right sweetness and good mouth feel. It’s like I’m drinking Sprite with just a few drops of alcohol. I prefer this more than the usual crowd favorite beer that has its bitter taste.

Fast forward to Sunday morning, we got up few times to rehydrate ourselves with water and stuff our tummy with some food. But the rest of the day were spent sleeping on the couch. None of our plans were accomplished. Still, spending time catching up on Zzz can’t be a bad thing, right?

It’s about 3 or 4 in the afternoon when our body decided to finally wake up. So off to MOA we go!

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We’re having a makeover!

Hi dolls!

Lulu and Teacups blog has been around for only a little over half a year but we are already building a new home.

With the help of my ever talented and creative B, Brian Sahagun, whose finishing up designing and building my ‘dream’ house.

I’m all excited about this project because for the first time, I will actually have my very first Dollhouse!

Yes, that’s right. We will re-launch my blog under it’s new name, Dollhouse Diary, with its all-new peachy design.

Isn’t it charming, dainty and dreamy, fit for dolls?!

A little tweak here and there and SOON we will let you in into our new home.



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Zsi-Zsi’s Baby Shower @ Celsius Gastrolounge

June 19, 2010 Saturday

We had a surprise baby shower for Brian’s soon-to-be niece at Celsius Gastrolounge.

Here are photos of the fun celebration we had.

Tinkerbell themed balloons.

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