Why I am bragging that I am the best mom in the world

brought to you by RJ's Mama In my heart, and in my soul, I firmly believe that I am the best mother in the world because I take after my mom’s personal parenting style. She seems to have passed on to me her knack for selflessly taking care of her … [Continue reading]

Circle of Moms Top 25 Blogs on Single Parenting: I’m nominated!

I can't even begin to describe how I'm feeling at this very moment. I'm elated, ecstatic, speechless, excited, nervous all in the same breath. Somewhere in the middle of all this blogging, I must be doing something good, as (drumroll, please!) this … [Continue reading]

Weekend Blog Follower Caravan 11

Altruism is probably foremost on the mind of Mommy Rubz, the brains behind the Weekend Blog Follower Caravan. She came up with this weekly meme as an avenue for bloggers to help other bloggers in terms of gaining followers to their blogs. This has … [Continue reading]

Family Time#7: Fun at the Fun Ranch

I’m lucky enough that the company I work for has extended our weekend to today, Monday, in lieu of the May 1 Labor Day holiday. My daughter and I couldn’t help but give out a shrieking “Weeeeee!!!!!” This is one of the rare times when I get to … [Continue reading]

GT: A Gorgeous Orange Camera

On a recent trip to Boracay with a friend, I have to admit that I was green with envy at the camera she brought along. It was a 12.1-megapixel Panasonic Lumix DMC-TS3 Orange digital camera. The striking orange exterior is enough to make anybody … [Continue reading]

Introducing photography to your kids

If you feel your little one has grown tired of his crayons, poster paint and clay, take consolation in the fact that there is still another option out there to enhance his or her creativity: photography. Don’t be too quick to think that this is a … [Continue reading]

Top 3 Ways to Find Love

I still haven’t found what I’m looking for. Yes, I’m singing to an old U2 tune. I couldn’t help but have that song play over and over in my head as my daughter and I were fervently looking for Easter eggs at an Easter egg hunt we went to yesterday. … [Continue reading]

Versatile Blogger Award

If you could see me now, I am grinning from ear to ear. My cup of gratitude is about to overflow, as I am so wholeheartedly thankful to Mama Mia of Online Confessions of a Stay-at-Home Mom for giving me this Versatile Blogger Award. A recognition … [Continue reading]

Polvoron Perfected

Has it ever occurred to you that heaven could be contained in tiny one-and-a-half inch oblongs, and packed in colorful cellophane?  A thousand and one delights burst in your mouth as you take a bite off a single Fedhz polvoron.  Imagine how much more … [Continue reading]

What You Need To Know About Mosquito Repellents

Just as any paranoid mother would, we habitually slop on spoonfuls of insect repellent lotion on our little one’s skin, short of putting an anti-mosquito force-field around him or her. Though it is hardly in our power to turn our daughter into … [Continue reading]