Lifelong Learning

Book Reco: I Wish They Taught Money in School (Published on Millenial Moms PH)

"We have so much potential as millennial moms. Sometimes, we just need a little push to take that little step towards our financial (or other personal) goals. This book is one instrument that will encourage us to step forward. It’s never too late to be taught about money." Read my review of the book entitled… Continue reading Book Reco: I Wish They Taught Money in School (Published on Millenial Moms PH)

Lifelong Learning

Mike Grogan: Inspiring Filipinos to succeed through books and talks

The spirits of Jose Rizal and the Katipuneros must have connived for a plan to send someone bold enough to preach to me, a millennial Filipino whose patriotism level is on the brink of collapse. But before I tell you about this preacher, I need to admit that through the years I have lost affection… Continue reading Mike Grogan: Inspiring Filipinos to succeed through books and talks

Breastfeeding

Baby Care Room at Robinsons Galleria

Since it’s a challenge to look for a lactation spot in my current workplace, expressing milk at work has been very difficult for me for the last four months.  But determined to keep my milk supply up, this working mom will do everything just to have a few minutes of putting that electric breast pump… Continue reading Baby Care Room at Robinsons Galleria

Baby Feeding, Baby Products, Motherhood Joys

Tash’s 1st Solid Food…Avocado!

I'm so happy that Tash has another milestone: eating solid food! 🙂 Two weeks ago, hubby and I started to let Baby Tash take small amounts of broth, as per the instruction of her pedia.  My Mom also started giving her rice water. She loves everything we give her. It isn't surprising why she's almost… Continue reading Tash’s 1st Solid Food…Avocado!

Baby Products, Travels

Checklist for Travel with Baby Tash

As a father’s day celebration and a super late summer outing of our family, we spent our weekend at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club in Lipa, Batangas. It’s Tash’s first out-of-town vacation, and we’re all excited! Tash's excited first-time mom and dad bought her Mustela sunblock and a yellow baby floater.   Just when… Continue reading Checklist for Travel with Baby Tash

Family, Travels

Family Outing at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club

As a father’s day celebration and a super late summer outing of our family, we spent our weekend at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club in Lipa, Batangas. It’s Tash’s first out-of-town vacation, and we’re all excited! Since it’s just a 2-hour drive away from Metro Manila, it is an ideal vacation spot for those… Continue reading Family Outing at Mt. Malarayat Golf and Country Club

Baby Products, Event for Moms, Shopping for Moms

Big Stuff, Big Savings: Baby Furniture Sale by Baby Company

This back-to-school month is also a great time for moms and dads to go back to Baby Company. The Baby Specialist store has declared June a "Big Stuff, Big Savings" month, giving parents up to 50% discount on select baby furniture!  Wanting to grab some practical stuff that our Baby Tash can use for a… Continue reading Big Stuff, Big Savings: Baby Furniture Sale by Baby Company

Breastfeeding, Motherhood Joys

The Oxymorons of Breastfeeding (Published in The Asian Parent)

During the first weeks of breastfeeding, I stayed wide awake in the middle of the night as tears dramatically rolled down my cheeks. On my arms rested my baby, latching on me in all serenity. In every infant’s peaceful slumber, there is an unsung story of a mother’s restlessness. Read the full article on The… Continue reading The Oxymorons of Breastfeeding (Published in The Asian Parent)