Mga Kwento ni Nanay : A Storytelling Workshop

As we celebrate the National Reading Month this November 24 and 25, the Gateway Gallery will hold the 2nd Mga Kwento ni Nanay : A Storytelling Workshop in partnership with Adarna House. The one-day workshop is designed to strengthen the reading campaign by involving parents, guardian, teachers and volunteers in the community. The activity not only aims to emphasize…

Raising Children in a Digital World by Michelle Lichauco-Tambunting

Though my daughter is only 7 months old, I decided to attend the Pre-school Block talks at the Smart Parenting Convention 2017.  Since the Pregnancy and Newborn talks were no longer appropriate for me, I opted to listen to talks related to dealing with toddlers. Considering how time flies when I take care of Tash,…

Smart Parenting Convention 2017

Because I gained a lot of freebies and wisdom from its previous events (Smart Parenting Baby Shower and Smart Parenting Baby and Birth Workshop) when I was still pregnant, I made sure not to miss the first ever Smart Parenting Convention. So though I had to tag along my 9 kg baby girl (Thanks to…

Events for Moms and Expectant Moms in July 2017

Mommies and expectant moms, it’s time to log these great events on your calendar! 🙂 July 1 Mom’s Day Out by Sun Life Financial More than the promised spa session, I look forward to learning more about this event’s advocacy: self-care and money management.  So though I can’t make it on the 1st of July,…

Big Stuff, Big Savings: Baby Furniture Sale by Baby Company

This back-to-school month is also a great time for moms and dads to go back to Baby Company. The Baby Specialist store has declared June a “Big Stuff, Big Savings” month, giving parents up to 50% discount on select baby furniture!  Wanting to grab some practical stuff that our Baby Tash can use for a…

Mom Events for June 2017

The rainy month of June has finally arrived, and several events for moms are in store for us this month. 🙂 Bring out that calendar and take note of the following: June 3-4: Momzilla Fair Momzilla PH invites moms to a weekend event that puts together everything needed to “make parenting a sweet dream”.  Aside from bringing…

Event Announcement: Homemaking 101

The Parenting Emporium, together with Millennial Moms PH and PLDT, invites moms to Homemaking 101, a workshop for newbie homemakers like me. 🙂  

Baby Company Baby Gear Sale 2017

Our Baby Tash turned 4 months recently, and she is now strong enough to join Dad and Mom’s simple getaways.  Whether it’s a quick trip to the nearby store or a long “pasyal day” far from home, hubby and I are always excited to bring with us our baby girl. And since Tash is now…

Event Announcement: Smart Parenting Baby Shower 2017

When I was pregnant with Baby Tash, I enjoyed the perks during last year’s Smart Parenting Baby Shower.  So I encourage moms-to-be to join this fun and empowering event. Event Date: Saturday, April 22, 2017 Registration: 12:30 pm Event Time: 1:30pm to 5:00 pm Event Address: Ballroom CDE, Crowne Plaza Manila, Galleria, Ortigas Center, Pasig…

Event Announcement: Expo Mom 2017

Mark your calendar, Mommies! 🙂 Launched in 2008, Expo Mom is an annual trade expo of mom and baby products in Manila.  Other than shopping bazaars, the event features various noteworthy talks and interactive activities that mommies will surely enjoy. Let’s follow Mommy Mundo’s page for updates on this event.

Birth and Baby Workshop by Smart Parenting

Since I enjoyed my experience at the Smart Parenting’s Baby Shower event, I attended another event for pregnant women organized by Smart Parenting — the Smart Parenting Birth and Baby Workshop.  Like the Baby Shower event, what’s best about the Birth and Baby workshop was it’s free! All I needed was to be one of…

Smart Parenting Baby Shower 2016

In the Philippines, there are so many restrictions imposed on a pregnant woman not just by her OB, but also by her family, colleagues, friends and yes, even strangers. “Buntis ka, bawal kang lakad nang lakad. Wag ka maglalalabas. Bawal ka nito. Bawal ka nyan.” As if you’re debilitated, people will (sincerely or not) caution…