Mom-Finds For Girls: Glam-Rock Princess Look

My Mom-Finds posts have been scarce lately as I have been quite preoccupied for the last several weekends. As I did the last time, these finds are, again, for the little girls.  Most moms would agree with me that there really are so much more good finds for girls out there than for boys.  I … Continue reading

Tagaytay Family Holiday, Album 2: Paradizoo

Farm Animals, Vegetable Farm, Flower and Evolution Garden, Perpetual Park, Butterfly Garden, Honey Bee Farm, and a host of in-house facilities and activities are available for visitors of all ages in this private-owned zoo and farm.  Welcome to Paradizoo! What to do and where to go with four kids in tow?  I took a cue … Continue reading

Tagaytay Family Holiday, Album 1

Cool, fresh air of December, blue-gray skies, and a view of the smallest active volcano en route to our destination — Tagaytay. It’s been three long years since I last went to this beautiful and bustling city south of the metro. It was December of 2006 when we had a day trip and celebrated my … Continue reading

Crunchy Panko on Asuhos Fillets, et al

Crunchy chicken, crunchy fish, crunchy pizza, crunchy everything…that’s what you’ll hear from the kids every so often when it’s meal time. Panko, the Japanese bread crumbs is a staple in my kitchen as it gives that light, crispiness to everything I coat it with. Most often, fillets of fish, pork cutlets, and slices of tofu … Continue reading

Seeing Yellow, Black, and White: The Wedding

“Love is patient, love is kind.  It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.”1 Corinthians 13:4 This is the unifying theme of last December’s event.  Truly a joyous celebration with a “mix of serious, funny, laughter, tears, romance and comedy…that’s life, that’s marriage…”, perfectly summed up by one of the couple’s … Continue reading

The Girl is 3

“I’m three years old…I’m already big…I’m the leader of the kids”, proclaimed my precious little girl as I greeted her this morning. This post is dedicated to our lovely daughter who’s always pretty in pink, sugar and spice, and everything nice (“,) What Is a Daughter? A daughter is a rainbow bubblea star glimmering in … Continue reading

Table for Seven Moms at Chef’s Table

“Private dining on the rooftop with awesome view of the sunset and the busy city life at night.  Awe-inspiring food presentation with the promise of satiating the palette.  An opportunity to actually be in the popular Tablescapes kitchen that is slowly etching Filipino food and culture into the world map.  Friendly service team led by … Continue reading

Welcome 2010 With Joy and Remembrance

A new year brings new resolutions, new goals, new challenges, new discoveries, new blessings. It took me two days contemplating on what I will write about on my first new year entry.  And this is the first time I missed my Friday post. I want to begin by saying ‘Thank You’, and welcome 2010 with … Continue reading