Life · Mommy Duties · Nicest & Dearest

Interesting facts about babies and kids that will surprise you

Ma, how did you give birth to us? Normal or CS? Ma, when will you and Papa separate? Ma, will you die too? Sasha asked me those questions. At times (actually most of the times), I struggle to give her the answer that would satisfy her ever-inquisitive mind. But I had to answer her because… Continue reading Interesting facts about babies and kids that will surprise you

In School · Life

Play-based learning: What is it and how to do it right

I was writing an article for a client yesterday about play-based learning. I am aware of this concept since Sasha's school, Joyland Playschool Childcare and Learning Center, is an advocate of such. Play is a fundamental part of the school's curriculum. Hubby and I couldn't agree more that's why we chose this school for Sasha… Continue reading Play-based learning: What is it and how to do it right

Balance · Life · Work

10 Smart ways to spend your 13th month pay

I wrote this blog post which was originally published in Lifestyle Upgrade 101. Admit it or not, if there is one thing that we anticipate come the BER months, it is our 13th month pay. Perhaps, you have already planned what you will do with the money as early as September. Well, there is nothing wrong… Continue reading 10 Smart ways to spend your 13th month pay

Balance · In Antipolo · Life

Antipolo City celebrates its town fiesta on December 8

By virtue of House Bill 5241, December 8 could be declared as a special non-working holiday in the Philippines to commemorate the Feast of Immaculate Conception of Mary, the country's principal patroness. The Blessed Virgin Mary (Our Lady of Peace and Good Voyage) is also our patroness, so the 8th of December was traditionally a… Continue reading Antipolo City celebrates its town fiesta on December 8

Balance · Life · Mommy Duties · Nicest & Dearest

How to survive a funfair with kids in tow

Invest in experience, so they say, so here it is. 😀 Two weeks from now, my mother, sister, my daughters #sashadele (Sasha and Adele) and I will be attending a funfair in Antipolo City. It'll be their first time to participate in a funfair and a first for me as well since I had them.… Continue reading How to survive a funfair with kids in tow

Balance · In Antipolo · Life

ConVersa: The first and only language school in Antipolo

Kinain na tayong mga Pilipino ng sistemang Korea…! [The Korean system has consumed us!…] We often hear that phrase, and I couldn’'t agree more. Even I have been bitten by the Korean bug, binging over K-dramas whenever I had spare time. My elder daughter Sasha would even tell me “'Ma, good night. Saranghe!'” as if… Continue reading ConVersa: The first and only language school in Antipolo

Balance · Random

[PRESS RELEASE]: Lazada Philippines Online Revolution Survival Kit: 11 things you have to know before 11.11

Lazada Philippines’ Online Revolution sale has begun. Millions of online shoppers are still on the lookout for jaw-dropping deals and offers from Lazada’s brands, merchants and partners. Hours left before the most-awaited 11.11 and here are 11 ways to slay the mega day. 1. Be ready and download the shopping app. Readiness is your best… Continue reading [PRESS RELEASE]: Lazada Philippines Online Revolution Survival Kit: 11 things you have to know before 11.11