Tag Archives: Water

Plastic-Bottled Water – Blech

I remember being in a flight where I had to buy plastic-bottled water (lest I die from dehydration on the plane) and when I tasted it, my gosh it was so awful.  It tasted like it was expired!! Can water expire??  It was Philippine-bottled but we were coming from Osaka so I’m not sure what the factors were – was … Continue reading

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Glass Is Better Than Plastic

I remember I was in ATC a few years ago and I bought lemonade from Auntie Anne’s.  The girl gets the lemonade from the dispenser and puts it in the plastic cup. AA Girl: Ma’am naubusan po kami ng cover [Ma’am, we ran out of cup covers] ME: Ha, maglalakad ako sa mall na walang takip yung lemonade ko? [Huh, … Continue reading

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Only the Mildest Water for My Baby

Before going home, the pedia gave us instructions in the hospital on bathing and cleaning the baby.  She advised not to use ordinary soap (or those wipes you can just buy in the drugstore for cheap) as the baby’s skin is still very thin and sensitive. Only water should be used.  However, because I am familiar what lies in our … Continue reading

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The Quality of Water You Drink Affects How Your Body Functions

The human body is made up of more than 70% water. The blood is more than 80%, The brain more than 75%, and the liver is an amazing 96% water. When I read this about 2 years ago, it just dawned on me how vital water is in our life and how we take this clear boring liquid for granted.  … Continue reading

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