Mom-Finds: Myra VitaGlow Tinted Facial Moisturizer

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-Finds under P500 / Beauty Moisturizer. Foundation. Concealer. With minerals, Vitamin E and SPF 15. All these in one tube.   I’ve been using Myra VITAGLOW Tinted Facial Moisturizer for almost a week now and I am loving it! This is only my second beauty post after a year of … Continue reading

A One-of-a-kind Excursion for Discerning Moms

It started with an invitation to be a part of a project that advocates health and wellness. As a mother, the health and welfare of my family comes first and an opportunity for a plant tour hosted by United Laboratories, Inc. (UNILAB) was something I didn’t want to miss. This was not a typical out-of-town … Continue reading

Fun Friday: WIN a Fro-yo Treat from TUTTI FRUTTI Centris Walk!

Third Friday of the month:  Fun & RecreationThere’s a fro-yo frenzy now sweeping the nation, and TUTTI FRUTTI blew me away with more than 40 flavors!!! Last weekend, the kids and I finally had a taste of one of the newest frozen yogurts in town — Tutti Frutti at Centris Walk. Tutti Frutti is a … Continue reading

Day-Out At Eton Centris Walk

A new commercial center right smack in the middle, or should I say corner, of busy EDSA and Quezon Avenue?  First time I’ve heard of Eton Centris, I cannot really visualize where and what this place is, so I have got to see it first hand. The family took the opportunity to visit the place … Continue reading

Family Friday: On Picky Eaters and Feeding Woes

Second Friday of the month:  Kids and Health “No, I don’t want to eat yet.”  “I still want to play.” “I can’t finish…“ Sounds familiar? Everyday, there’s always an excuse for my kids to escape meal times. Or maybe escape my cooking?!? (“,)  Those are their usual lines up there. And now that they’re both … Continue reading

Mom-Cook: Garlic Chicken Pesto Rice

Leftover chicken + Lots of garlic + Homemade pesto + Rice = _________. Garlic Chicken Pesto Rice is what I call this dish. And the equation above is all it takes to toss this whole rice dish together for a quick, flavorful and satisfying meal. My first guest feedback nailed it right away, and a … Continue reading

Mom-Cook: What Rice Dish is This?

While making a pot of my Cream Corn and Chicken Soup for the family, I decided to have this instant rice dish dinner meal for one — that’s for moi! Can you take a guess? Watch out for the reveal on Wednesday. If you didn’t catch my first mystery food game, click and guess here, … Continue reading

Foodie Friday: Cream Corn & Chicken Comfort Soup

First Friday of the Month:  Mom-Cook / Food It was drizzling the other day and finally got inspired to feature this family favorite. I realized I have been holding on to several picture files and recipes for too long. Like this one, I have a line-up of dishes waiting to star in their own Friday … Continue reading

Got Milk? It’s World Breastfeeding Week!

First Friday of the month:  (Baby) Food/Drink Breastfeeding is one of the most fulfilling experiences that motherhood has brought me. Breastfeeding is serious business as it can bring much joy and deep depression at the same time. Mothers each have unique experiences on nursing, and I thought I’d share mine today, plus a few personal … Continue reading

Espadrilles a’la Liliw

Cool, comfy, colorful, open-toe, ankle strap, denim upper, locally-made abaca platform wedge sandals — or simply, wedge espadrilles from Liliw, Laguna. Nice! I know Mom-Finds is for the last Fridays, but I can’t resist posting this yet another fab shoe find since they are only available in Tiendesitas up to the 15th of August. I’ve … Continue reading