The little man doesn't have performance anxiety. That is good -- very good! At a young age, they are trained to come in front of class and talk about something they are interested in, may it be a hobby, an extra curricular or something that they did during the weekend or on a school vacation.… Continue reading No Stage Fright
I looked everywhere for her birthday crown the day before. But alas, I had to sew her a new one. She didn't quite knew what was going to happen that day. I suppose she's way too young to realize. However, she's been singing the happy birthday song in Dutch for days. So when she got… Continue reading Fantastic TWO: Take 2
Another year has gone and our little Eskimo is now turning 2! One might call me the crazy mom. I plan my kids birthdays 6 months before hand. From party themes to give-aways. I want to do it all on my own. And no, my husband doesn't need to help! So yesterday I thought it… Continue reading Fantastic TWO!
They aren't as smooth as many others. I am self aware that the most difficult and the most challenging roads in life are what drives me and keep me going. So, here I am. Pushing pens at 35 to follow my dreams. Who ever said it isn't possible? Many. Fact is, to study fulltime and… Continue reading Road To My Dreams…
I have been told that even a blind baby who has never seen light smiles just the same way as everyone else anywhere in the world. Which is true. To know more about why we smile, I will refer you to this article: Why Do We Smile? The Science Of Smiles Is Spotty, But Some… Continue reading Pinay Smiles
I make it a point that the little man gets to see the dentist at least once a year. I don't want him to just go there for tooth extraction or just when he have dental problems. Motherhood. So many things to think about. My kids are my priority before anything else. That, and Belgian… Continue reading Happiness is…
I have a "really old" cellular phone -- Google Nexus 5. I ordered it before it even came out of the market, about 4 years ago. However I dropped it 4 weeks later in Paris and the screen shattered into thousand pieces. I got a new one right after that and happy me, I'm still using… Continue reading The Amazing GOOGLE NEXUS 5!
Saturday and it has been raining the whole day--well almost. At least our little man's wish came true, at last! Whenever we go somewhere he'd nag and say, "Mom, I would just want to stay at home during the weekend as well. Not having to go anywhere and do anything. Just be lazy at home."… Continue reading Maple Glazed Salmon
Kay pobre man. Hubby likes Thai chicken in red curry sauce. So when I told him we will have 🍚 for dinner... Hubby: Are we going to have thai for dinner? Me: No. Wala ko'y manok. Ginaling ra nga baboy kay barato ra man. (I don't have chicken. Only ground port because it is cheap.) Hubby: Kay… Continue reading Kay Pobre Man Ta
Though I have been here for more than 10 years already, most of those who I know or even strangers would think that this has become my "home". How does one cope up with being homesick when living abroad for a while already? Simple. By doing small things that reminds them of their home. Like...… Continue reading Coping Homesickness