• My surgery while pregnant
  • Overcoming My Fear of Surgery During Pregnancy
  • 2014 Edition: 12 Awesome Party Venues for Baptism and Birthday!
  • Welcome to Our Country Home
  • A Kite Party To Celebrate Kyle’s Third Birthday!

Join the 2014 McHappy Day Stripes Run!

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  I am happy to share this news from Mcdonald's: Your family is invited to put on your running shoes and enjoy a one of a kind play date at the 2014 McHappy Day Stripes Run on December 6, 2014 at the Bonifacio Global City! Yes moms and dads, the schedule of the most awaited family run is already set and you are invited to go out and  play with your kids on this fun day! This year’s stripes theme and race categories, named after the lovable McDonaldland characters, are sure to be a ... [ Read More ]

Watch Domex’s “Fiesta” video and support the “One Million Clean Toilets Movement!”

The typical scene during fiestas would be people crowding in the streets, drawn by the sound of a marching band, eager to see the "star" of the celebration. In this  Domex video entitled "Fiesta" however, the "star" was neither a movie celebrity nor a politician,  it is an unlikely, yet very much welcome sight—a new, clean toilet facility. The "Fiesta" video shows how underprivileged Filipinos welcome the “arrival” of clean toilet facilities in their communities. “The video aims to make ... [ Read More ]

Have you set your Christmas budget yet? (with a Holiday Planning Printable!)

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I truly love Christmas. I love how homes transform beautifully in Christmas themes. I also love the view in the streets, the sounds, and all the other activities that come along with it. But I admit, it's also the time of the year that I have the tendency to overspend! Hence I need to set a BUDGET. So tonight, I'll finally be discussing our Christmas Budget with my husband (I hope It's not that late, we usually do this 2 months ahead). We already need to agree on how much (or little) we can ... [ Read More ]

Kyle is Five!


I cannot begin to tell you how much I get reminded of my mom's warning way back when Kyle was just an infant-- that years pick up speed as they roll along. Where does time go? He is now five years old... and 5 years have passed by so quickly! We celebrated his birthday the other week, right after I was discharged from the hospital for my surgery. As planned, the boy wanted to celebrate in school. But since my confinement was prolonged and wasn't sure if I would already be discharged on his ... [ Read More ]

Win 1 Year Supply of Huggies Dry Pants!

Huggies Dry Pants Testimonial Promo

Have you tried the new Huggies Dry Pants? I received a press kit from Huggies last week containing Huggies diapers but since  my kid is a preschooler already and does not wear diapers anymore, we delivered the gift to my little niece and she was was delighted to see the box-- a baby doll that came with her pack of diapers! Before giving the gift to my niece, my boy and I tried changing the diaper of the baby doll at home (some sort of showing him how it's going to be like when his sibling on ... [ Read More ]

My surgery while pregnant


I WAS already dressed in hospital gown ready for my surgery at around 9:30 in the morning of October 14th. I was then on the 16th week of my pregnancy and my OB-GYN said it was the optimum time to have the surgical procedure to remove my bilateral ovarian tumor. My husband held my hand and in a very gentle voice he said, "Don't let your fear defeat you. Just surrender everything to the Lord and everything is going to be fine. You and our baby are going to be safe... I'll see you later." Then he ... [ Read More ]