• Watch! Listen! Play! PLDT HOME Telpad Upgrades to a Quad Core power!
  • Johnson’s Active Fresh: “Let the Kids Play Outdoors!”
  • Easter 2014: Places to Go for Egg Hunting Events in Metro Manila!
  • Experience a different adventure with Tang’s Rio 2 hologram cards!

Watch! Listen! Play! PLDT HOME Telpad Upgrades to a Quad Core power!

PLDT Telpad quad core

PLDT HOME  Telpad announced that it is now equipped with a powerful Quad Core Processor! With the upgrade, the all-new Telpad now has twice the power to multitask! Yes moms, the entire family can now enjoy the Telpad all the more because the quad core technology provides the tablet the firepower to handle multiple tasks at once. The new platform allows us to WATCH, LISTEN and PLAY- the three content pillars of the new PLDT Home Telpad! The launch of the more powerful Telepad happened last ... [ Read More ]


free printable 2014 desktop calendar

If you've loved the fun and colorful Shining Mom Desktop Calendar published last year,   here's my second set of free printable 2014 desktop calendar that you might just like again. This version is nature-inspired, I've used different hues of green in writing the months to make it a little more distinctive than the usual calendars you can find on line. The monthly calendars look so refreshing, and each have lots of white spaces for you to write on your notes. You may click on to the images to ... [ Read More ]

Johnson’s Active Fresh: “Let the Kids Play Outdoors!”

shadow playground

Back when I was a kid, whenever my brother and cousins would say, “Let’s play!”, it would mean going out  in our  backyard (and sometimes even on the side streets) to play! Our favorite games? Patintero, Agawan Base, Sipa, Tumbang Preso and Taguan! These days, however, many kids spend much of their play time indoors, playing on their iPads, or cellphones. What happened to the fun games the kids of my generation once had? If you’re a regular reader of the blog, you must have read some posts of ... [ Read More ]

Easter 2014: Places to Go for Egg Hunting Events in Metro Manila!

2014 easter events and activities manila

Still wondering where to take your kids this Easter? As always, there are lots of egg hunts and other fun activities lined up for them! If you're now searching for places to go to for your kids and family to enjoy, here's a short list of egg hunting events you might want to begin with. Find the best activities for your kids as several hotels, shopping malls, restaurants and playgrounds here in Manila  offer  a wide range of fun things to do this Easter 2014! Here then is the list of Easter ... [ Read More ]

Experience a different adventure with Tang’s Rio 2 hologram cards!


Enjoy an animated journey to the Amazon as Tang Philippines is set to bring you to a colorful rainbow of rainforest fun with its Tang Rio 2 Cologram promo. To join, check the powdered drink aisle in supermarkets for packs of Tang marked with the Rio 2 logo. Inside each of the specially-marked packs is a hologram card featuring Rio 2 characters! With the cards, one can log on and register at www. http://tanggalingclub.com/cologram.php, select the design of the card from the Tang packet, and ... [ Read More ]


pandora charms pearl philippines

It’s true-- If you like anything feminine and unique and if you like the idea of preserving memories in charms to serve as lovely constant reminder of great times, you could fall in love with Pandora.  My husband just clutched my first Pandora bracelet on my wrist and I love it! The Story Behind the Gift One early morning, while Alex and I were on our way to our offices, I was contemplating as to what gift I should buy for myself before I resign from my work (Sort of remembrance, you ... [ Read More ]

2014 List of Summer Workshops in Metro Manila for Kids!


Hi moms! It's officially summer! What are your summer plans?  If you're thinking of sending your kids to summer workshops, you might want to check out this list! Whether your kids want to express and enhance their talents in drawing, painting and acting or just move their body through dancing, swimming and playing, let the summer workshops compiled here guide you in deciding! Here then is the list of 15 note-worthy summer workshops here in metro Manila! SPORTS Dance Make Believe ... [ Read More ]

2014 Edition: 12 Awesome Party Venues for Baptism and Birthday!

Dance Vision Events Place

Hello party planning momma! Today's post is for you! If you're still looking for a venue for your child's upcoming birthday or baptism celebration,  here's a new directory of party venues here in metro Manila!   1. Dance Vision Arena Events Place Address: Madison Square Bldg. 264 N.Domingo St. Cor. M. Paterno st., infront of Little Baguio Terraces Condo, 1500 San Juan, Philippines Contact Numner: (02) 722 2237 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dancevisionarena01 Image ... [ Read More ]

Your Free Printable Calendar and Home Planners for Summer are Here!


So the first wave of Shining Mom printable designs that was officially launched a few weeks ago is finally here! I’ve created some organizers that you can (hopefully) use this summer. Included in this post are meal planners, daily chores charts, and  summer planner calendar for the months of April and May. The planners I created come in dainty and bright summer colors. Feel free to download and use them! Summer Calendar In need of a summer calendar to plan out your summer escapades? ... [ Read More ]

Featured Mompreneur: Lei Garcia of Crafty Hattie {with a giveaway raffle of party supplies!}

crafty hattie 1

Today on the blog is the crafty mom behind the  crafts shop "Crafty Hattie", the brand born out of love, with a purpose to help. Meet mommy Lei Garcia, the mom who made several parties crafty and stylish! And oh, if your kiddo is celebrating his/her birthday soon and would like to host a mini party at home, you might want to join our giveaway raffle (right below the interview) because we're giving away a mini set of party supplies! Okay, now on to the interview! Khaye: Tell us a little ... [ Read More ]