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Googly Gooeys Five Excuses Guys Give When Caught Looking at a Girl 1) "Were you looking at her?" "The cute girl? Where is she?" 2) "I'm observing my subjects. This is part of my breakthrough research. Hmmp. Really?!" 3) "Well.. I was umm...looking at that interesting wall behind her!" "I really hope so" 4) "I was just curious. She might have been a ghost...or a goddess!" 5) "I thought she was someone I knew from high school." "Oh. Right!"

Five Excuses Guys Give When Caught Looking at a Girl

It’s Valentine’s day! Well, at least in this side of the world :) As much as 1/2 of me (or more accurately, 48.3452%) would like...
Googly Gooeys Speaking in Code "Are you feeling okay?" "Yes." "Are you sure? I something bothering you?" "I'm fine...Really." "Alright. If you need me, you know where to find me." "Okay." After an Hour... "Nobody loves me. I feel soooo alone." "I thought you said you were okay?" "When I say I'm okay it means I'm not really okay" "Sigh. I'll never be able to figure this out"

Speaking in Code

Our first ever fight back when we were still dating (umm...more than 10 years ago) was pretty much about this.  When I said yes...

Sweet to Sour & Edgardo Lantin’s Exhibit at the Ayala Museum

Try reading the title again when you're done reading the comics! :) This is how I am each time I'm talking to someone on the...
Googly Gooeys You Know You're a Bad Cook When... When you volunteer to cook... "May I cook for you today?" "Umm...Why don't we eat out? I'll treat ya!" Division of tasks at the kitchen: "I'll cook. Why don't you start microwaving the rest of the stuff?" "Oh okay." When you volunteer to cook...again... "Should I start cooking our dinner?" "Are you threatening me? Why do you have to rob me of my happiness and my right to good, edible food?" The bad cook's brutally honest food review: "Eww...The food here is really bad. It tastes like something I cooked!" "That's good! Knowing is half the battle!"

You Know You’re a Bad Cook When… & The DLSU-CSB Simplexity Exhibit

I'm a bad cook. I really am.  I mostly  microwave stuff.  Ponggo refuses to use the microwave.  He loves his food cooked just the...

(Tipsy’s) Misinterpreted Drawings & Dan Matutina’s Into Space Exhibit

It's a new year (Happy New Year!) and as much as people want things to change, some things will always stay the same.  Take...
Googly Gooeys Last Christmas Christmas 3 Years Ago: "So, how do you like my gift?" "Well, I was hoping for something with more meaning." Christmas 2 Years Ago: "What do you think about my gift?" "I know this pen means a lot to you but it's not my type" Last Christmas: "I know how much you're into color so I got you this!" "I'm not in love with that color palette" THis Christmas: "So, what's your gift for me." "We're going to buy it together. I'm so tired of your comments." "Really? How about the element of surprise?" "I give up!"

Last Christmas I Gave You My…

Gift-giving is probably not the most exciting part of our relationship.  After so many years of trying, Ponggo has finally given up on me.  I...
Googly Gooeys Best Gift Ever! "I don't really know how to feel about the USB you gave me." "You'll get to use it every single day! You'll remember me all the time!" "Hmm...I doesn't reflect my personality. But wait, isn't this the USB you've always wanted?" "Yes, yes." "If you really want it, why don't you have it?" "Really? This is the best Christmas gift ever!!! Woohoo!" "Why do you buy gifts that you can eventually give to yourself?" "Am I that obvious?"

Best Gift Ever!

Ever shopped for Christmas stuff with a back-up plan?  Did you ever go, "Hmm...I'll buy this notebook for my sister but if she doesn't...
Googly Gooeys Asking for Suggestions "So, should it be the pink or the other one?" "The pink one!" "Alright! I'll get the other one!" "Oh Okay." "Do you think I should rest or work on my projects tonight?" "Why don't we watch a movie instead?" "That settles it! I'll be working tonight!" "Fine. fine." "You always ask for my suggestions but you never follow any of them." "That's why they're called suggestion & not commands."

Asking for Suggestions

Here's another classic Tipsy & Ponggo conversation.  I don't know why I haven't posted about this too!  Ponggo always gets annoyed as to why...
Googly Gooeys I'm Not Angry "Are you mad at me?" "No. Not at all." "But look at that straight face..." "This is indeed a straight face but I'm not angry." "No. You're angry." *Sigh* "Fine! Fine! I'm NOW angry but that's because you're so ANNOYING!" "See. I'm right! You're angry!" "Sigh. There's no way I can win this."

I’m Not Angry

I can't believe I still haven't posted a comic about this (until I stumbled upon it in my handy dandy notebook)!   Here's a...
Googl y Gooeys Of Questions & Answers “Hmp! I will not honor your question with an answer” “Of course! It was meant to be rhetorical”

Questions and Answers

Questions and Answers: I wonder if other couples also spend time doing nothing but trying to beat & outwit their partners for fun. Ha!...
Googly Gooeys 5 Signs That You're in Love 1) Your notebook is filled with your fictional married name: "What!? I'm officiall unfriending you in all social networking sites & in real life!" 2) You associate everything you see to your object of affection (or obsession!) "Did you see the plate number of the car that passed by? It has his initials. Eeeek! 3) None of your friends can talk to you becuase you're busy daydreaming - "Oy vey! When is this madness going to stop?" 4) You have this habit of bursting into song about how you feel "My heart stops when you look at me...Baby you're a firework!" "Have mercy on they eardrums! Oh please stop singing! 5) You floow your friends with cryptic status updates & love quotes "Thank you for the hid in news feed button as well as the mute button"

Signs That You’re in Love

If you've been a reader of this site since late last year, you would probably know that Tipsy & Ponggo are married. To avoid...
Googly Gooeys Different Responses to "Flowers for You" "Flowers for You" The Economist: That's so expensive! We could have used the money for something else! The Environmentalist: Awww...Thanks but that's technically mass murder of flowers The Instagram Addict: Oooooh! So pretty! Let me Instagram this! The Sheltered Child: Achooo! I'm allergic! The Grateful One: Thank yoooooou! I feel so loved! :) The Cynical One: Flowers for you! :) What do you need this time?

Flowers for You!

Different Responses to Flowers for You! Flowers for you! While I was doing the first frame for this post, the idea for this entry just popped...
Googly Gooeys Dissecting Phrases "Look! This is too funny not to share!" "Do you mean that sometimes, you choose not to share?" "Wait! I meant..." "Which just shows how selfish you are!" "Yikes! No!!" "YOu're always selfish: You want the TV to yourself, the cookies, the blanket..." "Sigh...She's got issues" "I heard that!"

Reading Too Much Into Things & Dissecting Phrases

Are you reading too much into things? Reading too much into things & reading between the lines are two different things and are often interchanged....
Googly Gooeys Honesty in a Relationship "We promised that we'll be honest with each other right?" "Yes. And...?" "I just wanted to tell you that your the handsomest goo. You're #1." "Awww. Shucks. I can't help it. That's just me." "So, how do I rank?" "#30 on my list of prettiest goo of all time." "#30?" "I thought you wanted us to be honest?" "It's a trap. I should've seen it coming!"

The Value of Honesty in a Relationship

The value of honesty in a relationship has been stressed so many times by older people and a number of magazine articles and talk shows....
"Wish we could go stargazing, I'd love to see some shooting stars" "Why waste your time watching the ultimate symbols of crash & burn" "Oh. Don't you just love it when it rains?" "You love rain? You mean you love acid? It's mostly acid rain these days" "Why are you so negative? When are you going to see the sunshine in all this?" "Sunshine? The skin cancer causing UV rays? Why should I be excited about that" "Sigh. You're hopeless." "Look who's negative now!"

Optimist versus Pessimist

Optimist versus Pessimist: This is one of the usual conversations that Ponggo & I have. I accuse him of being negative and he accuses...

Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned: (This post is dedicated to our good friend Aina Banana who gives the best advice ever! Low fat milk for the win!) If you've...
The Googly Gooeys Saying I Know Right too much is annoying

I Know Right?

I used to say "Awww...That's so sad" all the time Ponggo asked me to change my expression since, according to him, it sounds annoying...
Unpredictably Predictable "You know you can't be too predictable." "Unless you want to be predictably unpredictable."

Predictably Unpredictable

Predictably Unpredictable: People tend to expect consistency but you also have to have a good amount of predictable unpredictability. More about the Wordplay here: Spelling Awkward An...
A Gazillion Times by the Googly Gooeys: "I love you a million times" "I love you a billion times" "I love you a gazillion times" "But a gazillion isn't real, so your love is not real?"

A Gazillion Times

A Gazillion Times First of all, my source of happiness today is the fact that I'm finally able to include those colorful washi tapes as...
Googly Gooeys Keeping Secrets Tipsy: So, what's your secret? Ponggo: Can you keep a secret? Tipsy: Yes I can! Ponggo: So can I!

Keeping Secrets: Can You Keep a Secret?

On Keeping Secrets So, are you good at keeping secrets? How long have you kept a secret? Is it such a hard task for ya?...