Back to Basics

As much as I want to be in control of the things happening right now, honestly, I can’t. I’ve been feeling tired lately following a part time nanny. I feel my day job is going to be compromised. We only have two days left to look for a replacement. Oh dear. An option is to … More Back to Basics

The Growing Phase

I can’t believe it’s already February! So much has happened in our household since after the holidays, from child care problems to developmental shifts on my toddler. This year started with no luck on finding a good caregiver for Maia, even showing full kindness is not enough. Meanwhile, Ivor’s been highly active, super clingy when … More The Growing Phase

Goodbye 2017

This has been a year full of learning. It wasn’t all happy times, there were those ‘down’ days, but the good thing is, I always get back to myself, with help from our big God up there. Saying goodbye to 2017 gives me a sad but not regrettable feeling, but I’m also excited for the … More Goodbye 2017

Life Lately

I didn’t have a big birthday celebration. Just a simple dinner and a cake, the way I like it. The cake was actually a gift haha. Since we are going up north for the New Year, it’s prudent to keep expenses to a minimum, spending only on what’s necessary. We will be taking the kids … More Life Lately

Floral Maxi Dress

It’s been a chaotic first quarter of the year. I’m swamped with lots of paper work in the office, a new boss, and mommy hood duties – in no particular order. It’s a bit of a challenge to find time to reflect and get my thoughts together. I have two ‘babies’ – one being breastfed, … More Floral Maxi Dress

July Musings

Have you ever felt worn out that you badly need an R & R yet you can’t because you have your priorities? I’m sure  most moms would agree especially  when the hubs is away. There are times of the day that I have to rush, like when going to work, I have to start running  … More July Musings