SM Markets is now on Grabmart

It’s been years since I last went to SM Supermarket. I miss all the practical SM Bonus items I used to buy and, of course, the “Happy to Serve” cheer of all the SM Markets staff. 😄 Good thing SM Markets recently partnered with GrabMart to continue offering grocery essentials to us even if we’re…

Apartment Hunting Tips for Millennials Starting a Family

Gone were the days when our only concern in buying or renting a place is whether or not it has interiors close to our Pinterest finds. When you’re already a parent or you wholeheartedly plan to be one, choosing a new place you can call “home” means more than just looking for fancy furniture and…

A Working Mom’s Mental Toughness Challenge 🧠🧘‍♀️

Mental Toughness Challenge Accepted! Learning the art of gracefully transitioning from Thought # 1: Humanizing the role of Edge Computing in a Digital Society 🤓👩🏻‍💻 to ⬇️ Thought # 2: Listening to Tashy’s story about Ken, Barbie and Chelsea’s lemonade adventure in the Dreamhouse 👧🏻 and struggling to go back to ➡️ Thought # 1…

Christmas in July at Unilever and Lazada’s Shop2Give Care Sale

No need to wait for the BER months to celebrate Christmas! 🎄 As early as July, @unileverphilippines will celebrate Christmas with the Shop2Give Care Sale! Unilever and @lazadaph will have an early Christmas sale that will celebrate the “act of care” among Filipinos! ♥️ On July 2, you can Shop2Give care by purchasing any Unilever product (swipe to see…

5 Dirtiest Spots in Your Home and How To Clean Them

We are spending more time indoors now than ever, and as we retreat to our sanctuary, it is vital to keep our indoor environment clean and hygienic all day long. However, germs have mastered the art of hiding in some areas—and they are usually not the easiest to clean! This includes our hard-to-wash fabrics which…

5 Absolutely Free Online Video Games for Titas and Moms

I’m no gamer, but I occasionally played quite a few video games when I was still a carefree bachelorette (circa 1990s-2014). From Battle City and Super Mario to Plants vs Zombies and Diner Dash, I enjoyed playing games at home as a way to relax at the end of a long day at school or…

Bust the Germumus with NEW Downy Antibac+ Fabric Spray

My latest role? I’m the official “Germumu buster” at home! 👻 Germumus are the scary unseen germs living in hard-to-wash fabrics! They’re secretly staying on our sofa, curtains, beddings, mattresses, carpets, bags, and shoes! 😱 The problem is that we can’t afford to clean these things every day. I’m glad I found a way to…

Mommy, why do you lock me here all day?

“Mommy, why do you lock me here all day?” This was the funny comment of my feeling-adult 4-year-old last week. So ako si Mother Gothel and siya si Rapunzel stuck in a tower? 🤪 But while I laughed about it, hearing this from my daughter surely breaks my heart. 💔 Though she understands that we’re…

Bepanthen SensiDaily Moisturizer and Anti Itch Relief Cream

Last year, I experienced how difficult it is to have eczema. My hand eczema was so itchy and painful that it made working and doing home chores twice difficult for me. To continue with my daily responsibilities despite my skin condition, I had to relieve the itch quickly by applying Bepanthen Itch Relief Cream. It…

Homebased teaching opportunity at 51Talk

Securing income in the middle of the pandemic is really not easy. While I’m thankful for being able to work on my content writing business while taking care of my daughter, obtaining enough regular clients and hitting my goals are honestly more difficult nowadays. 😞 So, I can just imagine how hard it may be…

Eden Showcases the Power of a Mother’s Unconditional Love

Motherhood today is embraced by eyes that hold various forms, shapes and sizes. Understanding that each motherhood journey is distinctly unique from others pose an essential role in helping them thrive in each path they are on. As a brand that advocates for the universal love and acceptance for mothers, this Mother’s Day campaign by…

Anti-boredom Project: Recycled Silver Girl Costume

Meet our Super Girl Tash! Amazed at how children can be so happy with the simplest things. Turning an insulated food wrap and a paper plate into a Silver Girl costume was the highlight of her day. With her recycled costume on, her quarantine boredom left the Earth! Until our next anti-boredom project! 🦸🏻‍♀️

Taympers (time first)!⌚️

If you’re a 90s kid with a happy childhood, you probably said this line several times during play time decades ago. Whether it’s tagu-taguan or patintero we were playing, the magic words “Taympers” (with matching hand gesture forming the letter T) gave us the super power to be exempted from being tagged by playmates even…

Our very own kiddie Summer Household Chores Workshop at Home

It’s summertime again! 🌞 Because we can’t go out for a beach getaway yet, we had to think of ways to keep little Tash entertained at home. So we decided to give her a Summer Household Chores Workshop! 😆 Remember those days when we enrolled the kids to various face-to-face summer workshops and classes: ballet,…

Irony of the pandemic

The irony of the pandemic — it tells you to stop and hide for safety, yet it presses you to move forward because life must go on. Guide us throughout this ironic phase of our life, Lord. 🙏🏻

Surprise virtual kiddie birthday greeting via ABS-CBN’s Just Love Kids portal

Make the most of your children’s birthday celebration in quarantine with virtual “Happy BirthYeY” shout-outs via ABS-CBN’s child-friendly edutainment portal Just Love Kids. Previously seen on YeY channel, the monthly birthday greeting “Happy BirthYeY” is now on digital, giving out surprise birthday shout-outs for kids 12 years old and below. Parents may register in advance…

7 Benefits I Got (still get) from Blogging

As a child, I wrote every single day on my scented diary (with lock that ensured my youthful privacy). My diary was a quiet confidant to whom I shared my views and sentiments without reservations. I’d write about almost anything—my experience in school, my favorite cartoon series, my crush, my friends, my family vacation, my…