I got rainbowed

23 May 2016


Yesterday morning, me and my colleagues got "rainbowed" during the Rainbow Run Goes Neon 2016 event. This is the second rainbow run in the City of Pines.

I woke up at 4AM, took a shower, dressed up for the run, and hailed a cab by quarter to 5AM. I arrived at the venue at around 5:10AM and I waited for my colleagues for 5 minutes.

All runners took their positions at the starting line, and... "ready, get set", gun starts, "go"! We got rainbowed for the first time and here we go!

After just few minutes of running, my heart rate increases, blood flows faster, and the millions of tiny capillaries and arteries in my muscles begin to expand rapidly. Not lesser than 1 kilometer, trying to keep pace with other runners and trying to avoid not being left behind. I am panting for air, I am starting to feel tired. I feel so thirsty. What am I doing? This is such a bad idea. Okay now, no turning back. I can do this. 1, 2, 3. One foot forward, another foot forward. Run.

What's this? Now, I can feel an itchy sensation all over my legs. Ack! An allergic response of my body. I have the urge to stop running and just scratch the heck out of it.

Another kilometer. I went for the first stop to grab some water, quench my dried throat, and run back on track again. I can feel my legs. Shaky. Oh my, I wanna stop and just go home.

We run (and walked) for 3.5 kilometers from Baguio Burnham Park to Scout Barrio barangay and another 3.5 kilometers back - a total of 7 kilometers - while we are showered with a myriad of neon colored powder every 1-2 kilometers.

Now we've reached the turning point. Grabbed the 7k sticker and started to run back. I can no longer run, so me and my colleagues just walked and jogged in between while returning to the finish line.

And finally, we've reached the finish line. Other runners who were done, joined the bandwagon and danced with the music while waiting for everybody to reach the final line. We took this opportunity to have a photo-opp instead. Afterwards, the winners were awarded and we had the final rainbow shower. So here's a photo-spammed post.


This was my first ever run and I can't believe I survived 7 kilometers of walking, I mean, running. Haha.

As of this moment of writing, my legs and arms are still sore from the morning run yesterday. It's been months since I last went to the gym, so, not being physically active for months resulted to this.

I had a blast. I had so much fun during the event, and, despite all the body aches today, I'm looking forward for the next run.

Yes, I'll be doing more runs this year.


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Kids Academy Math Games App

13 May 2016


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Kids Academy Releases #1 Math Games: Singapore Math App for Android and Updates iOS Version of Math Games App for Kids in Preschool & Kindergarten!


Kids Academy is a well-known mobile app developer working in the sphere of children’s early education. The team combines all the expertise, creativity and truly remarkable skills to develop a wide range of best educational games and fun worksheets for kids.

The great news is that the team just released the long-awaited update #1 Math Games: Singapore Maths App for Kids in Preschool & Kindergarten - iOS version of the app.

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This best math app for kids in preschool and kindergarten offers a great variety of fun educational games for kids. Children will get a fantastic chance to:
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  • improve their cognitive skills
  • learn to follow instructions

While playing the fun math games, little mathematicians will grasp their numbers, addition and subtraction facts in a fun and enjoyable way. Kids will trace numbers, master their geometric shapes, practice skip counting and acquire other useful skills too. The cool math games by Kids Academy are based on the famous Singapore Math method. They help children visualize math problems and solve them in a simple way.

You can find a number of best educational apps for children by Kids Academy featured in the Family section of the Android store in the USA, Australia and Canada. This featuring is a reliable indicator of high quality and value of the fun educational games created by this team.

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We have more terrific news from Kids Academy. Available mid-May 2016 is the long-awaited Android version of their cool #1 Math Games: Singapore Maths App.

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This app has it all! It boasts hundreds of new cool math games, videos and interactive surprises. Your kid is sure to love the new innovative system of motivation and rewards, lively music, colorful graphics and amusing animation. Parents will be happy too – while kids play the new fun math games, they will not need any assistance from grown-up.

FREE PRINTABLE WORKSHEETS


But that's not all. You can also try out the impressive collection of free printable worksheets and educational games on Kids Academy website. View a great variety of pre-school and kindergarten worksheets by topic and choose the perfect printables for your little learners. Download and print out the fun worksheets and give your kid a wonderful head start on math, writing, reading and other useful skills.

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Designer wedding dresses x Cocomelody

1 May 2016

Ladies love to shop and it's no secret. Looking for a new dress for a special occasion can get costly, especially the designer ones. But did you know, you can take advantage of the great deals that several online stores has to offer. You can get your dream wedding dress for only less than the original price or you could avail buy one get one deals online. Sounds great right?

Cocomelody is an online dress retailer which offers a vast selection of wedding dresses, bridesmaid dresses, mother-of-the-bride dresses, and special occasion dresses for prom, cocktail parties, homecoming, graduation, sweet 16 and QuinceaƱeras.

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