I found a new way of enjoying a couple of hours of me-time – media streaming! Technically, streaming is (receiving) content sent over the internet in compressed form and is displayed real-time. That way, the recipient or viewer/user need not download a file to play it since the file is sent in a continuous stream…… Continue reading Streaming is Life!
The second quarter exams of my two schoolchildren are finally over. We can now prepare for their sembreak! It’s one of the reasons why I’m MIA the past weeks. That and the deadly quarter work deadlines. This particular quarter was challenging for us. Jonath had a bad cough. I had a bad cough. I was…… Continue reading How to Prepare Your Kids for School Exams?
I have confessed that I suck at following video tutorials. So, when the bento baon became a trend, my mama heart got a little broken because I could not prepare one for my children. At that time, buti na lang bata pa sila and they do not care about their classmates’ baon. Well, until now…… Continue reading Un-Bento Mama? No problem! Baon Tips for Kids
One thing I realized in my #LessWasteJourney is that things won’t happen overnight. It will be a continuous conscious effort for the first months or even years until it becomes an effortless habit and a lifestyle. I read a Bloomberg and a TED article which discuss how small the impact is of reducing or banning…… Continue reading #LessWasteJourney : Bamboo Cloth Sanitary Pads and Panty Liners Review
Last week was an awesome week of learning, momsies. I attended three seminars, two of them were for free. The two seminars I attended for free were about Digital Marketing and Facebook Marketing and they were given by Google Philippines and Facebook Asia and Pacific reps respectively. The other one is about my Accountancy profession.…… Continue reading ♥ Vivalyte: The Electrolyte Drink for Children ♥
After successfully finding a Vitamin C supplement that my children like taking by themselves (yep, without drama or pilitan), my next mommy quest is to find them an iron supplement that they will also like as much as they like their Vitamin C. I’m too tired na kasi from work most of the weekdays that’s…… Continue reading ♥ Iron Supplement Your Kids Will Love ♥
Rainy season is here! Flu season is here, too! Huhu. We just had our flu shots so we can be better protected. However, Jonath was not spared. Thankfully, his condition was not severe because of his vaccine last year is in the works. Even if he was not very ill we still decided to…… Continue reading ♥ What Will Your Doctor Ask About Your Sick Child? ♥
My two school kids have breezily become more technology savvy than I am. The truth is that we never deprived them of gadget use but between me and their father, he is the more tolerant while I, the mother, regulate. To be honest, I am guilty of turning to gadgets for help when it comes…… Continue reading ♥ House Rules on Children’s Gadget Use ♥
Most of us were shocked and still in disbelief of what has been in the news weeks ago about the deaths of two prominent personalities, Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain. God bless their souls. Kate Spade is, as you and I know, the woman behind the Kate Spade fashion brand which bags are adored for…… Continue reading Let’s Talk About the Mental Health of Our Children
For most of us, vacation has finally come to an end. June starts, school starts, additional tasks start (i.e. making baon, doing homework, school activities) and gastos starts. When I was a student, I was always excited about the opening of classes. It meant the end of doing house chores. It meant seeing my friends…… Continue reading ♥ Back-to-School Splurge Checklist ♥