BE IN THE MOMENT: Life lesson from children

In a generation where multitasking has become a way of life, practicing mindfulness is something easier said than done. Though I have read a lot of articles about it and attended quite a few events that promote it, being mindful is still something I find hard to consistently do. As a work-at-home mom, I try…

Susuru Japanese Cuisine at The Pop Up

While we’ve been taught that eating quietly is one of the mealtime manners we should never break, a loud sucking sound while eating is actually fine in Japan. 🇯🇵 Susuru, the Japanese word for “slurping”,  is a sign of appreciation for a meal in Japanese culture.  The slurping is an expression of how much a…

NEW Pampers Sensitive Wipes

One of the baby products that I can’t live without is the baby wipes. Since Tash was a newborn until now that she’s an active toddler, the mighty wipes has been a big help during cleaning time. From diaper changing and removing the mess after feeding to cleaning up Tash’s hands and face after hours…

Let’s do small things with great love this 2020

Can’t believe the holidays are over! 🤭 Time flies when everyone’s having fun, right? Here’s our little family savoring the few hours left of the long holiday break with another family food trip. 😍 While we wish the happy holiday season won’t end, let’s just be excited with the new opportunities to love and serve our…

Shopping for baby products at Watsons

When I was still single, it was my habit to shop at Watsons every after payday. Right after withdrawing cash from the ATM, my officemates and I would go straight to the Watsons branch near our office to buy my ever reliable wipes and our other girly needs (and wants). 💅💄 Then, single life ended…

Chemical-free Hair Straightening Treatment at Stud & Sassy Salon

While we deserve to have a beautiful crowning glory, moms often feel guilty about getting a salon hair treatment. Of course, when you’re pregnant 🤰🏻 or you’re breastfeeding 🤱🏻 or you have an adorable toddler who loves to play with your hair 👩‍👧, you’re a bit hesitant to get a hair treatment because of the…

ABS CBN Studio Experience

Looking for a fun yet affordable activity for your next family or barkada get together? Try the ABS CBN Studio Experience in Trinoma! 🤩 During ABS CBN’s Media Party, I experienced for the first time the exciting attractions inside Studio XP.  Inside this Studio City, I had the opportunity to be a star for a…

Benefits of Drinking DG Goat Milk

My husband used to tell me that, when he was a child, he only drank goat’s milk. He was allergic to the popular milk brands in the market so his parents made him drink goat’s milk. Based on this picture, I must say goat’s milk made him one very healthy kid! 👍🏻 I used to…

Fight Maternal Nutrient Deficiency

This photo was taken 3 years ago, a few weeks before I gave birth to our daughter Natacia. 🤰🏻 Pregnancy taught me to embrace a healthy diet (or at least try). Nutrition is very important for a soon to be mom. Whatever I ate affected not only my health but also my baby’s development. Every time…

Ensure food safety this holiday season with GLAD products

The holiday season is a joyful yet busy time of attending or hosting several parties and get-togethers. Since food is a big part of any event, homemakers and hosts should give importance to food safety and handling. One wife and mom who’s very particular with proper food handling and safety is culinary entrepreneur Happy Ongpauco-Tiu….

Enjoy unlimited coffee or tea date at Katherine’s Cafe

That much needed coffee break is best spent with a friend. ☕️❤️ We definitely need a good laugh and those genuine face-to-face conversations once in a while. 👩‍❤️‍💋‍👨👩‍❤️‍💋‍👩 Spend quality #cuppyhour with your favorite person at @katherinescafe Chat with a friend over refillable coffee or tea and a tower of delectable pastries. Avail this afternoon…