Author: Mommy Iris

I'm a lifestyle and mommy blogger from the Philippines. Pinay Ads was created to share bits and pieces of my life and my family. I have a wide array of interests that include entertainment, movies, music, gadgets, traveling, food, baking, and more. So, I hope you’ll stick around and enjoy reading!

“Yes Man” stars Jim Carrey as Carl Allen, a guy whose life is going nowhere—the operative word being “no”—until he signs up for a self-help program based on one simple covenant: say “yes” to everything…and anything. Unleashing the power of “YES” begins to transform Carl’s life in amazing and unexpected ways, getting him promoted at work and opening the door to a new romance. But his willingness to embrace every opportunity might just become too much of a good thing. I’m not a spoiler so I won’t tell the whole story. I really like the movie. I can’t remember when…

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While checking for area rugs online, I received a comment on my Biz-N-Honey blog regarding the Fully Booked Book Geek Competition. It says: “Hi there! Thanks for coming to the Fully Booked Bloggers event. Bloggers Book Club (BBC) members are exclusively invited to join the Book Geek Competition this January.  Please check the link for the e-invite that will be posted in the Fully Booked website.  http://lootwagon.wordpress.com/2009/01/17/bloggers-book-club-announcement/ Would appreciate it if you could help spread the word to other members. Thanks! :-)” So here it is:

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The news about the flood in Cagayan de Oro is very alarming. Due to the heavy rain there are lots of casualties, around 1,740 houses were damaged, 391 of them washed away by overflowing rivers or huge waves. Several barangay, municipal and provincial roads and bridges were reported unpassable by floods and landslide. Chiq Montes, a fellow blogger has posted an announcement on plurk and her blog asking for donations in order to raise enough money for a Feeding Program this coming weekend.  She is asking for 3 dollar donations via her paypal account : [email protected]

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Here’s the updated calendar of events for the Baguio Flower Festival “Panagbenga” 2009 celebration. MAJOR EVENTS: February 1: Grand Opening (Melvin Jones) | Field Demonstration (Athletic Bowl) February 1 – March 8: Market Encounter | Landscaping Contest (Burnham Park) February 14: Fluvial Parade (Burnham Lake) February 22: Let a Thousand Flowers Bloom (Melvin Jones)** February 23-25: Legarda Rocks (Legarda Road)** February 26-28: Abanao Nights (Abanao Street) February 28: GRAND STREET PARADE (Session Road) | Field Demonstration (Athletic Bowl) March 1: GRAND FLOAT PARADE March 2-8: Session Road in Bloom (Session Road) March 8: Closing Ceremony (Athletic Bowl)

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