Posted in April 2013

Random Purchases + Product Reviews

Random Purchases + Product Reviews

So how was your weekend? Mine was relatively calm. Exactly what I needed. I originally planned on posting some deep thoughts in this post but I decided to put that off until the time is right. Instead I decided to post something random and shallow. haha. Admit it, sometimes it’s these kind of posts we … Continue reading

She’s only 3 right?

She’s only 3 right?

It surprises me how at three years old, she already has her own set of “concerns”. Just the other day, she asked me (in her usual broken sentences) if I could talk to her teacher. She wanted me to tell her teacher that her name is “Tala”. So when we got to school, I took … Continue reading

I’m Inspired to Blog Because…

…it has lead me to a road of self-discovery. Ever since I started blogging actively last year, my life has been filled with surprises and amazing discoveries. Having said that, let me digress a bit. I promise you I have a point. You see, I was never the athletic type. My classmates back in the day, … Continue reading

Simple Joys

Simple Joys

Given that the past two weekends have been super eventful for me, I seem to have forgotten how a simple weekend at home could be just as fun. Here are some snaps during the weekend. All photos taken with my iPhone. Moonleaf just opened in my neck of the woods. This has become our official … Continue reading

Creative Itch & Odd Dreams

I’ve been in a weird place lately. Not a bad place, but a very confusing one. Since the start of the week, I’ve been thinking about working on a project. Something creative and fun. Something I can draw inspiration from and something I can own. If you ask me what that project is, I don’t … Continue reading

Weekend in La Union

Weekend in La Union

Over the weekend, we took a six hour road trip to La Union. It was an exhausting trip but the excuse to go out-of-town again was a welcome break. I was the emcee to my cousin (in-law)’s 18th birthday party. Here in the Philippines, we call it the “Debut” and is similar to the Quinceañera, … Continue reading

Stuck

Stuck

One morning, the little girl rolled out of bed, stood up and said “Mommy something’s stuck in my hair. Please “merove (remove) it”. I asked her to turn around and what I saw made me gasp. There it was staring me in the face…a large ball of clay. It took us all morning to take … Continue reading

Spontaneous Beach Trip

Spontaneous Beach Trip

The best trips are those which are unplanned. You know…the ‘get up and go’ type of trips which are as rare as a blue moon. Oh yes, especially with kids around. Luckily, we had one of those rare “blue moon” moments during the long weekend when our kid went to the province with her grandparents. … Continue reading

Holy Week

Holy Week

Nope, I haven’t fallen off the face of the earth. Just took a quick blogging hiatus over the long weekend. In my part of the world, the Philippines being a predominantly Catholic country, observed holy week recently. To know more about it, this is how Wikipedia describes this season. To start off the holy week, … Continue reading