Mom-Finds: Accessories Hand-made by Jann

Last Friday of the month:  Fashion finds / Shopping / AccessoriesI’ve got some eye-candy for all you ladies out there… and the men can take a cue from this one too. Big, bold, beautiful. This red mookaite jasper necklace is mine! I have a weakness for unique, eye-catching accessories, especially earrings and necklaces. When I was still single, I … Continue reading

Updating My Wardrobe with Basic Tops

If you get a peek at my closet, you’d surely be surprised that I only have very limited articles of clothing.  My wardrobe consists mainly of the staple denim jeans and comfy tops that allow me to go from school, to grocery, to casual dinners with friends — many of which are older than my … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Multi-way HeadWare

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-finds / Raves, AccessoryOur home is still brimming with new and wonderful things we received over the holidays, with several more items being sent over until after the new year.  Among the gifts were these cool, multi-purpose accessories that the kids and I have enjoyed using. When the package arrived … Continue reading

Sweet Dreams with PJs Sleepwear

Sweet dreams begin with these… What began as a personal need for high quality sleepwear for children, PJs Sleepwear is now a familiar brand of fine sleepwear for kids especially for mall-goers.  PJs head mama Rosette developed and conceptualized the brand when she could not find well-made local brands of pajamas for her family. Since they are … Continue reading

Go Green, Go Organic with Green Sproutlets for Kids

Last Friday of the month:  Fashion finds / Shopping Green Sproutlets was inspired by a husband and wife team who felt the need to provide their daughter and other children who have sensitive skin with soft, hypoallergenic, eco-friendly clothing, which promotes social and environmental awareness while being stylish and hip. I have to be honest … Continue reading

Mom-Grocer: How Much are Your Grocery Items?

First Friday of the month:  Food / Grocery Have you ever compared prices of goods from different supermarkets or grocery stores where you shop?Do you consider the prices of regular items that you buy for your family?  Are you conscious of price differences for goods and services that you avail of? Photo from: http://www.indiamart.com/petals-concept/grocery-bag.html Today’s … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Christmas Gift Ideas for Kids

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-Finds & Raves / ShoppingSo it’s that time of the year again…holiday gift shopping for family and friends… and kids are on the top of my priority list. I posted a simple list last year, mostly composed of toys.  For sure, many of those are now sitting behind shelves or … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Cache-Cache French Clothing Brand

Last Friday of the month:  Mom-Finds and Raves / ShoppingCache-cache (pronounced as kash-kash) is French for hide and seek. http://www.cache-cache.com This is not really a new discovery. Cache-Cache is a French label brought in the country by Store Specialists, Inc. last year.  I only found out about this brand last month while I was creating … Continue reading

Mom-Style: Rone of Mothering Earthlings

After over two years in the blogosphere, I am fortunate to have met some truly wonderful and real people, like-minded moms, and several interesting personalities through social media. One such individual is this hip and fab mom with gorgeous earthlings. She also happens to be the first ever online friend I’ve met in person! I’m pleased … Continue reading

Mom-Finds: Cienta Kids Shoes from Spain

Last Friday of the month: Mom-Finds & Raves / Fashion FindsI really dig espadrilles, and so does my girl. Thanks to a friend’s referral, I was introduced to this fun, stylish and comfortable children’s shoes from Spain. It’s a constant challenge for me to find footwear for my kids that has both style and function, … Continue reading