Elin: The Best Online Shop for Maternity Wear

Last week was World Breastfeeding Week! I joined a celebratory promo hosted by my favorite maternity clothing brand, Elin. I posted a photo of my favorite items from Elin and captioned it with a description of how Elin has made my motherhood journey easier. Here’s the photo: This was the caption: Back when I wasContinue reading “Elin: The Best Online Shop for Maternity Wear”

Sweet Dreams

I once dreamt of becoming the president Ruling the land with graceBenevolent toward my people I once dreamt of becoming a saintLeading thousands in worshipSinging hymns and making miracles I once dreamt of becoming an astronaut Voyaging beyond the unknown Saving the future All those dreamsremained figments of my naivety Worlds away from the realityofContinue reading “Sweet Dreams”

Wolf’s First Solid Food

Today marks Wolf’s 7th month! To celebrate, we decided to let him have his first taste of solid food. Although he is not yet able to sit up well unsupported, he has been eager to participate during meal time by avidly watching me eat and sometimes even grabbing my spoon. He has been showing interestContinue reading “Wolf’s First Solid Food”

Aller Plasma Toy Sterilizer: A Must-Have for OC Moms and Dads

The joy I have felt being a mom is incomparable to any of the previous highs of my life. However, the expense of raising a child is also, unfortunately, unparalleled. Wolf is not yet even one year old, yet I already feel like I’ve spent more on him than I have on myself for myContinue reading “Aller Plasma Toy Sterilizer: A Must-Have for OC Moms and Dads”

Five Benefits of Enrolling in a Birthing Class

Last October to November 2016, Casey and I attended the birthing class of Rome Kanapi held at Ateneo de Manila University. The class consisted of six morning sessions every Sunday. Rome is a birthing class pioneer in the Philippines, specializing in the Lamaze method. She is a certified childbirth educator under the Philippine Association forContinue reading “Five Benefits of Enrolling in a Birthing Class”