Archive for September, 2008


Posted in digital scrap with tags , on September 13, 2008 by engrlouraine

Today, I almost flooded my files with the freebies I have downloaded. I didn’t realized that I have been doing this for almost 10 hrs. Yay! ahihihihi Don’t blame me I just couldn’t contain myself peeking from one blog to another offering marvelous freebies for digital scrapping. Whew! I think my eyes are starting to swell.. ahihihih just kidding but hey try it for yourself the gifts.

Digital Scraps Freebies Links


Baz Luhrmann – Everybody’s Free (To Wear Sunscreen)

Posted in Song/Lyrics with tags , on September 12, 2008 by engrlouraine
Ladies and Gentlemen of the class of ’97
Wear Sunscreen

If I could offer you only one tip for the future,
sunscreen would be it.
The long term benefits of sunscreen have been proved by scientists,
whereas the rest of my advice has no basis more reliable than my own meandering experience
I will dispense this advice now.

Enjoy the power and beauty of your youth, oh nevermind,
you will not understand the power and beauty of your youth until they’ve faded.
But trust me, in 20 years you’ll look back at photos of yourself
and recall in a way you can’t grasp now, how much possibility lay before you
and how fabulous you really looked,
you are not as fat as you imagine.

Don’t worry about the future, or worry, but know that worrying is as effective as trying to solve an algebra equation by chewing bubblegum.
The real troubles in your life are apt to be things that never crossed your worried mind, the kind that blindside you at 4pm on some idle Tuesday.

Do one thing everyday that scares you


Don’t be reckless with other people’s hearts,
don’t put up with people who are reckless with yours.


Don’t waste your time on jealousy, sometimes you’re ahead, sometimes you’re behind,
the race is long, and in the end, it’s only with yourself.

Remember the compliments you receive, forget the insults,
if you succeed in doing this, tell me how.

Keep your old love letters, throw away your old bank statements.


Don’t feel guilty if you don’t know what you want to do with your life,
the most interesting people I know didn’t know at 22
what they wanted to do with their lives,
some of the most interesting 40 year olds I know still don’t.

Get plenty of calcium.

Be kind to your knees, you’ll miss them when they’re gone.

Maybe you’ll marry, maybe you won’t, maybe you’ll have children, maybe you won’t,
Maybe you’ll divorce at 40,
Maybe you’ll dance the funky chicken on your 75th wedding anniversary
What ever you do, don’t congratulate yourself too much or berate yourself either
Your choices are half chance, so are everybody else’s.

Enjoy your body, use it every way you can, don’t be afraid of it,
or what other people think of it, it’s the greatest instrument you’ll ever own

Dance, even if you have nowhere to do it but in your own living room.

Read the directions, even if you don’t follow them.

Do not read beauty magazines, they will only make you feel ugly.

Brother and sister together we’ll make it through
Someday a spirit will take you and guide you there
I know you’ve been hurtin, but I’ve been waitin’ to be there for you
And I’ll be there just helping you out whenever I can

Get to know your parents, you never know when they’ll be gone for good.

Be nice to your siblings, they are the best link to your past
and the people most likely to stick with you in the future.

Understand that friends come and go, but for the precious few you should hold on.
Work hard to bridge the gaps in geography and lifestyle because the older you get,
the more you need the people you knew when you were young.

Live in New York City once, but leave before it makes you hard,
Live in Northern California once, but leave before it makes you soft.


Accept certain inalienable truths, prices will rise, politicians will philander,
you too will get old, and when you do you’ll fantasize that when you were young
prices were reasonable, politicians were noble and children respected their elders.

Respect your elders.

Don’t expect anyone else to support you. Maybe you have a trust fund,
Maybe you have a wealthy spouse; but you never know when either one might run out.

Don’t mess too much with your hair, or by the time you’re 40, it will look 85.

Be careful whose advice you buy, but, be patient with those who supply it.
Advice is a form of nostalgia,
dispensing it is a way of fishing the past from the disposal, wiping it off,
painting over the ugly parts and recycling it for more than it’s worth.

But trust me on the sunscreen

Brother and sister together we’ll make it through
Someday a spirit will take you and guide you there
I know you’ve been hurtin, but I’ve been waitin’ to be there for you
And I’ll be there just helping you out whenever I can
Everybody’s free oh yeah
Everybody’s free oh yeah

How to create an Animated gif?

Posted in Tutorials with tags , on September 12, 2008 by engrlouraine

Got a real good start this morning. While I was half awake, I felt a kiss from a cute lips. ahahhahaha thinking of something? It was my daughter zaina. We end up cuddling each other. So cute.

Yesterday after doing my work I was browsing through my multiply account and saw some photos on fast slide all in one file. I can’t get to stop myself to know how it was created. And so I search for it and was linked to youtube.

Here’s the thing I was talking about.


Go experiment for yourselves. Enjoy.
Here’s the link to help you. How to create an Animated gif

Lazy Days

Posted in Personal with tags , on September 11, 2008 by engrlouraine

I’m having a bad week. hayyy. I just don’t want to go out and be at the office and do the same task everyday *sigh* Things like starting to go boring. I feel like there are no growth and that I feel my brain cells are all stuck-up. Grrr!

I’ve been lazy posting anything on this blog. I have lots on mind but I just could not start writing to pour out what I have been thinking and feeling right now.

My officemate Melody said that what I am now is of Quarter life crisis. Me feeling like I like to resign from work. Feeling like I don’t know what to feel hahahahhaha.. sounds like i’m going out a little tormented but I am not.

Starting to fuel up again!

Member of the Month

Posted in Blog with tags , , , on September 2, 2008 by engrlouraine

I got a prestigious recognition from my bisdakplanet family. I was announced as Member of the Month- September.

As many filipino says Christmas season starts at September. And good for me, I got this gift first day of September. Yahoooo..