Our Hand Foot and Mouth Disease ( HFMD ) Experience

“Mommy, carry me. I feel sick,” said my daughter on a busy Monday morning. I thought it was just her cough and colds making her feel bad. Little did I know it was the start of our long quarantine period due to the dreaded Hand Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD). Watch out for symptoms I’ve…

McDonald’s Stripes Run 2019: A Fun Run for Literacy

McDonald’s Stripes Run is back on its 10th year! On December 1, 2019 at the SM Mall of Asia Concert Grounds, join McDonald’s run for reading at Stripes Run 2019! For the past 10 years, Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) in the Philippines has been the beneficiary of McDonald’s Stripes Run. Proceeds of the annual…

4S to protect your family against Dengue

Yesterday, the Department of Health (DOH) declared a national dengue alert because of the growing number of cases of the mosquito-borne disease.  The DOH recorded 106,630 dengue cases nationwide from January 1 to June 29, 2019.  (Source: ABS CBN News) With a huge number of dengue reported, many of us parents are surely worried. We…

Lavender Loca: The Calm Box Perfect for Every Tita or Mommy Me Time ❤️

Basking in the glory of my early 30s years, I must admit I now enjoy anything “tita” or “momshy”. 😎 Thanks to the ingenuity of millennial moms and titas for making such things as aromatherapy and meditation look so cool and chic. You see, there’s nothing terrifying about being “lampas sa kalendaryo” nowadays. 💃🏻 One…

The new Olay Natural White Ageless Aura Facial Moisturizer

The first 2-in-1 whitening cream to offer the power of anti-aging, Olay Natural White launches its newest variant – Ageless Aura – to target both skin concerns in one go. It comes with two powerful ingredients to effectively deliver that youthful aura. Ageless Aura contains Mulberry Root Extract which is known for its anti-oxidant properties,…

Lhiezle Creatives Makeup Artistry

Want to know one of my weaknesses? It’s honestly my inability to do my own make-up. 🤦🏻‍♀️ As I don’t want to get stressed whenever I need to attend a social event or a photo shoot, I often opt to seek the help of an expert — the hair and makeup artist aka HMUA. 💄 And…

Do you fall into #MalnutritionTraps?

“Pag healthy food, mahal na, matrabaho pa gawin!”   I am guilty of having this mindset.  We often think it’s time-consuming and expensive to prepare healthy food.  When it’s so convenient to just buy an affordable meal in the nearest fast food store, being conscious of what I eat is often taken for granted.  Truth is even busy…

Snail Mucus Mask from Korean Brand ‘Cool Collection’ + Giveaway

Believe it or not, my husband and I used to have regular “facial treatment” sessions when we were still dating. Of course, we had the luxury to do that when we weren’t thinking about buying diapers or saving for tuition fees yet. 🙂 Three years into marriage, my husband and I can no longer afford…

Blog Giveaway: Free Fitness Class from Silver Pod Studio

Five (5) blooming ladies will receive a FREE FITNESS CLASS (Zumba/Hatha Yoga/Yoga Barre) from Silver Pod Studio. Mechanics 1. Like Blissful Blooming’s Instagram page. 2. Like Silver Pod Studio’s Facebook page. 3. On the comment section of this blog post, type “Joined” and leave your name and email ad. The blooming winners of Silver Pod…

Shop online for quality beauty supplies and wigs at Black Hairspray

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are mine.   Prettifying ourselves is a confidence and mood booster we often underestimate.  While others might think it’s unnecessary, giving ourselves a simple manicure session or a brand new hair color treat can make a positive difference in the way we feel.  And yes, we ladies don’t…

USANA to launch skincare products in 2018

Do you know what’s in store for beauty-loving ladies this coming 2018?  A new line of high-performance skin care products from cellular nutrition company USANA! 🙂 Celebrity Sam Pinto, Beauty queen Sara Jane Paez and athletes Michelle Barrera and Misagh Bahadoran are the faces of USANA Celavive in the Philippines.  Since most of them have…

How to give your mommy wardrobe a make-over

After becoming pregnant and giving birth, a shocking reality confronted me — my clothes as a petite young lady no longer fit my brand-new “mommy-of-1” self!  I’m sure some moms can relate with me that it’s not easy to accept this drastic change in physical appearance and figure.  Though we try to joke about it…