Cooking Chronicles #1

Truth: I only learned how to cook when I got married. I hardly saw my mom in the kitchen growing up.. so it never came naturally to me. I actually thought not knowing how to cook was in our blood or part of our “lahi”. Crazy right? kaartehan lang siguro… because I know how to […]

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How I Communicate with My Toddler

My daughter is now two years old but she’s barely communicating in phrases. Although it can be quite worrisome, her teachers assure me that it’s normal and she does seem to excel in other developmental aspects – motor skills, attentiveness, and listening skills. I trust that she’s learning at a good rate and I just […]

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Mommy Matters: Intentional Education

Growing up, I’ve always known I wanted kids. I’ve prayed so hard to God to cure my PCOS so I could have at least one child.. and now with two, I am immensely grateful.  THANK YOU LORD. I love being a mom. I am so so sooo happy God gave me two children. I hope […]

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First Overseas Trip with Janella

Truth be told, I loved this experience! I was so worried before leaving for the trip… but traveling without a nanny is both challenging and very very fulfilling. To have my daughter so close to me, sharing every moment together.. is really priceless. She won’t remember much but these moments will mean so much to […]

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Mommy Matters: The REALISTIC Baby Starter Pack!

It’s round two for me… and I can’t help but realize how much i spent on unnecessary (useless) baby items the first time around! Haha I credit it to my inexperience and overthinking whilst pregnant for the first time. THIS is a realistic list of baby things you will really need and appreciate, and the […]

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Best Vacation Ideas for Parents With Young Children | By: Kiley Morrow

If you have young children, finding a vacation that actually feels like a vacation, rather than doing more of what you do at home, can be tricky. Some parents simply decide to stop vacationing all together, and stick to staycations until the kids are older and more independent. But there’s no need to do that! […]

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Mommy Matters: Traveling with a Toddler

Lately, Jet and I have been so caught up in the busy-ness of everyday life.. that we just coasted through the months on a very strict/automated schedule. Everyday became like clockwork to us! There were days where I would daydream wishing we could take a vacation! However, Jet and I weren’t able to make any […]

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I Have PCOS, Can I Still Get Pregnant? – YES.

According to numerous online sources, it is estimated that polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) affects about 8-10% of women of reproductive age. This means it is very common. To those who may not know, the infertility rate with polycystic ovaries is very high. Some have difficulty conceiving, and others may opt to have fertility treatments to improve […]

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Choosing My Baby’s First Solids..

There are a lot of ready-made and easy-prep solid food options for babies in the market today. These would range from purees, puffs, juices, biscuits, and more. As a first time mom, baby food options with too much sugar, too much unknown ingredients, and which ended up too “tasty” were already off my list to […]

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Cycles and Cradle for Babies

Since giving birth, Cycles and Cradle has been my go-to brand for several baby products, specifically the laundry products, the bottle and nipple cleaner, the toy and surface cleaner, and the mosquito patches. Imagine my surprise when I received this lovely package, full of the products I usually buy plus more of their wonderful products! […]

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