Finding Your First Family Home: Tips & Suggestions For Success

You’ve been thinking about starting a family for a while, and have been pondering where you should live when you do. After all, a teeny tiny flat in the middle of the city isn’t actually the ideal location for starting a family in, is it?  Luckily, you’ve managed to save up enough to put down…

Fresh Options Meat Shop: Fresh from Farm to Store

Here’s my latest mommy discovery— a clean (air-conditioned, oh yes!) meat shop just a few minutes away from our home! So glad I found out about Fresh Options store in Visayas Avenue! Thanks to the reco of my friend, Dette of Millennial Moms PH. What I like best about Fresh Options is I can shop…

How You Can Be A Great Dinner Party Host

Now that quarantine restriction in Metro Manila is easing, many families are excited to host dinner parties, whether to celebrate a milestone or just to catch up on each other’s lives. It could be a way to celebrate a huge milestone or get your close friends to dress up for a fancy evening. This yearning…

Chicken Pot Pie with a Twist: Baked Potatoes Instead of Pie

What’s cooking at Novo & Gwen’s kitchen on the first weekend of 2022? To veer away from our usual favorites, my husband and I decided to try the all-American comfort food—Chicken Pot Pie! And since we’re trying to be more “daring” this new year, we did it with a twist! Instead of making the pot…