Random musings about life.

31 Years Blessed

I thought about how I can best capture my special day this year. I decided I'd write myself a letter so I can keep going back to this beautiful day in the years to come. Feel free to share your greetings, prayers, and birthday messages in the comments so I…

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Why I Blog

Note: This was originally written in March of 2013. I updated it in June 2020 because life happened and my why grew even bigger. Through the blur, I wondered if I was alone or if other parents felt the same way I did - that everything involving our children was…

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My Kid Just Said #16

My husband and I were talking last night about our quarantine thoughts and I realized I haven't shared a My Kid Just Said entry for four years. Yes, folks. The last time I shared wisdom from our minis was way back in 2016. I kind of hate myself for not…

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The Instant Pot Is Now In The Philippines!
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The Instant Pot Is Now In The Philippines!

Good news, fellow home-cooks! The much raved about Instant Pot is now available in the Philippines. The Instant Pot Duo packs seven appliances in one cooker: Pressure Cooker Slow Cooker Rice Cooker Steamer Saute/Searing Yogurt Maker Warmer Moreover, it has 14 smart built-in programs with a press of a button…

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3 Lessons The Manila Water Crisis Taught Me

I was frustrated, disappointed, and angry today. I haven’t been that way since the Manila Water Crises started. But, today it was different. I woke up with all our stored water gone. It was an unspoken rule at home, but everyone understood that it’s a must to fill up our water drums with water when you use them up so whoever needs the supply next will have water to use. Not everyone understood that agreement, unfortunately. (more…)

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