Medical cannabis – Is it about Time?

Last week hubby and I attended the Policy forum on Medical cannabis – Is it About Time? It was well attended by panelists from FDA, DDB, PDEA, Senator Sotto, Congressman Albano, Rep. Vicente Belmonte, Atty. Rene Saguisag, Mr. Chuck Manansala (Medical cannabis Research Center), doctors, lawyers, parents and patients, students and guests. We heard all … More Medical cannabis – Is it about Time?


What NOT to say to parents of a special needs child

Ever wonder what you’re not supposed to say to a parent of a special needs child? Sometimes, not commenting at all is better rather than uttering those seemingly innocuous words that almost often adds wound to aching hearts. The following list is from my own personal experience because I receive those questions first hand. DON’T … More What NOT to say to parents of a special needs child

Our Special girl

I have been slacking on my posts lately, as it’s been a difficult time for me. After our visit with my daughter’s neuropedia, she confirmed Maia has special needs and I still find myself unable to accept it. Maybe because that one word means she’s different. But when I see my little one..I see the … More Our Special girl

A Tough Week

This week has been very tough for me. The time I dreaded has come. Our constant search for Maia’s nanny gave us no luck, so our last resort is to leave Maia with my in-laws in the province. Since birth, I was never separated from her.  I see her everyday, and kiss her when I … More A Tough Week

At the Park

The oppressive heat this summer makes us long for getaways like beaches, or just anywhere! Last weekend, we had a short visit to the park near our place. It was Ibeth who nudged me to go there. Of course I brought Maia along! She needs to practice walking. 🙂 We were there late afternoon as … More At the Park

On Christmas Eve

The busiest and craziest time of the year has come. And yes, no matter how hectic the days are, it is still my favorite season. I am happy that my parents and sisters visited because I missed them so much. Having the whole family on occasions like Christmas makes my heart sing! We had a … More On Christmas Eve