Friday, December 25, 2009

Still Waiting

Waiting for my very own bathtub can get very daunting sometimes. You might think I'm a little nuts for wanting and longing for a bathtub of my own but that's how it is when you don't have something that you really love. The yearning, the wondering and the wait is something you go through on a daily occurrence. I see my shower inside my bathroom and then I look at all the beautiful scent-sational
Lush bath products sitting on my dresser and a sigh involuntarily escapes; wistfully wishing for a huge bathtub to soak all my worries and stress away.

On my last visit to Tokyo, we stayed in two different hotels, one in Shinjuku and another in Roppongi. When I first entered the hotel suite in Shinjuku, the first thing I checked was the bathroom for I could not wait to luxuriate in a spacious bathtub. I was however shocked into silence at the size of the compact bathtub waiting for me inside! Smiley

So shocked was I that I totally forgot to take pictures of the extremely tiny bathroom and the very compact bathtub the Japanese managed to squeeze inside such a tiny suite. I think the bathroom size is even smaller than my current bathroom at home! Smiley

Anyway, after 3 days of staying in the Shinjuku hotel, I never once took a bubble bath simply because the tub was too small to really enjoy a good bath, know what I mean? So even though I know now that it is possible to install a tiny compact bathtub inside my not-so-big bathroom at home, I told B that it's best to wait until we move into a bigger home with a bigger bathroom suite prior to installing our own bathtub.

And when that time comes, I know just where to go to get ideas on designs and furniture for my new bathroom - Better Bathrooms! Currently offering a massive year-end deal of the month on all Bathroom Suites, Better Bathrooms take complete pride in providing homes with Better Prices and Better Deals.

This right hand L-shaped shower bath Suite Deal for instance, comes with a Plaza WC and Basin with Pedestal. Also included in this deal are the Form Basin Mixer and Form Bath Shower Mixer. A brand new contemporary designer style guaranteed to look stunning in any bathroom; I think the best part of this whole deal is the awesome discount you will enjoy when you make your purchase before the New Year. Retail price is £699 but Better Bathroom is giving you a good reason to shop and save with a reduced price of only £499.95! Smiley

Happy shopping everybody and Merry Christmas to all my friends and readers celebrating this joyous holiday! Smiley

-FC Scoreboard points for my first THREE commenters-



Beth,  December 25, 2009 at 4:05 AM

Merry Christmas :)

Beth,  December 25, 2009 at 4:05 AM

I got the FC :) yay!

Martin Eichelmann,  December 25, 2009 at 10:12 AM

Merry Christmas (again) to Mariuca and B!

Hope you get your new Bathtube as Christmas gift :-P

LadyJava,  December 25, 2009 at 10:26 AM

:* :* :* :*

LadyJava,  December 25, 2009 at 10:28 AM

Wah very expensive lah tub nowadays.. but so syiok if we can indeed have one at home.. to destress and what not.. sigh!!

LadyJava,  December 25, 2009 at 10:29 AM

Oh CHOP!!! lol!

LadyJava,  December 25, 2009 at 10:30 AM

am back at home now dearie.. will shower and probably sleep a while.. was up whole night doing work for my client.. so many things to do before the new year..

Ane,  December 25, 2009 at 7:31 PM

Yay! I am on your EC widget today! :) I mean ANE is... :)

Ane,  December 25, 2009 at 7:31 PM

Happy Holidays Marzie! :)

Ane,  December 25, 2009 at 7:32 PM

Ooh, still making kaching during the holidays, I see... :) Yay! More kaching for us in 2010! :)

Lil,  December 26, 2009 at 2:39 PM

Hi Marzie!
Oh! I love bathtub and bubble bath, biasa juga soak in it with all the bubbles and nice aroma.
Not anymore these days, well! if I get lucky who knows, nak cari rumah kat KL pun masih tak dapat lagi! Hopefully I will get it soon, nampat nya new year lah baru boleh pindah.

I like what you displayed up here, beautiful bathtub and all the nice aroma soaps, make ones wonder and dream on.. for all the good stuff we all deserved!

Hope you will get your dream bathtub soon, dear.

Hugzzz to you and all your Meow, Meow cats :) ;) 8-) :* :*

Gargantua,  December 26, 2009 at 8:57 PM

I've heard all kinds of stories about the compactness of living quarters in Tokyo. I remember seeing a program on the travel channel once that showed a hotel where you paid by the hour and got to sleep in a sort of coffin like thing that got shoved into the wall. For someone who does not like close spaces, I don't think I could survive.

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:36 PM

:* :* :* :*Beth FC1!

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:37 PM

he he you did get this one sweetie, so happy to see ur name in my FCSB this month, thanks and Merry Christmas! :* :* :* :* :* :*

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:37 PM

Woot Martin FC2! 8-) 8-) 8-) 8-)

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:38 PM

Merry Christmas Martin! So what did u get ur wife and son this year???? Something cool I bet! :* :* :* :* :*

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:39 PM

:* :* :* :* :* And LJ FC3!

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:39 PM

Thanks for the bathtub chop peeps, when will I get mine???? *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW*

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:47 PM

Tell me abt it dearie, I can't wait for my own bestub nanti....B will love it too cause can berendam in hot water, release stress... sigh.... *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW*

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:48 PM

Thanks LJ! :* :* :* :* I just choppd ur shopping blog post he he...

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:49 PM

Wah LJ busy with her obersea client! I just finished my last PB and now nothing left to work on.... *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW* :-P :-P :-P

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:51 PM

Yay ANE, thanks for gracing MPG with ur presence on Christmas Day, love and hugs! :* :* :*

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:52 PM

Happy Holidays Ane, what do u and B have planned this time of the year? Just chilling like me or planning a trip for u and the kids? *DONT_KNOW* *DONT_KNOW* :* :* :* :*

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:53 PM

LOL @ still making kaching during the hols hah ha ha.... dis one was due edi Ane so I had to quickly post! Yay to more kaching in 2010!!! :-$ :-$ :-$ :-$ :-$

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:54 PM

Thanks for such a sweet message here Lil', I do love my bath products, am very girly when it comes to things like these he he! Bestnye u ada bestub kat rumah u is it? I can only enjoy a good bubble bath when I go on my hotel getaways... that's why we always plan several hotel stays every year, lepaskan geram! meow meow! :* :* :* :* :*

Mariuca,  December 26, 2009 at 9:57 PM

Hey Gargantua! Oooooooh I remember watching something similar on TV too, perhaps the same show! Well, the first hotel was really compact so not much room for us but the second hotel in Roppongi was superb! The room was spacious and the bathroom oh so big! So I had fun at my second hotel yay! :* :* :* :*

Tina,  January 3, 2010 at 9:39 PM

lol im the same but i long for a shower instead. you wanna swop ;)

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