Archives for September 2011

The Yellow Playhouse: Recycle, Be Creative & Save the Mother Earth

Yesterday we had a nice surprise which left us with a huge yellow balik bayan box that was so sturdy and nice (I’m a sucker for anything yellow!) so I decided to make Peaches a simple playhouse! Have a look:   And now I have a very happy and behaved little girl! I love the […]

Black Eyed Peas to Unite for Grand Concert on October 25!

Most sections full! Tickets selling like pancakes! This is the latest update from Futuretainment and Music Management International, producers behind successful and most enjoyed concerts such as Bruno Mars, Maroon 5, Miley Cyrus and Thirty Seconds to Mars. The Black Eyed Peas dance and all- hits concert happening next month on October 25, 2011 at […]

Safeguard Your Way to Healthy Skin

Contrary to what you might think, this is not a paid post nor any kind of paid advertisement. This is an applaud to Safeguard for creating an effective product and finally a product that does not sugar coat their tag lines on commercials and prints. I just thought of trying Safeguard for a change (read: […]

Philippines Emergency Hotlines- Disaster Emergency Numbers

Disaster Emergency Rescue Operations National Disaster Coordinating Council (NDCC) (+632-9125668, +632-9111406, +632-9115061, +632-9122665)  Help hotlines: (+65 734-2118, 734-2120) Philippine Coast Guard (+632-5276136) Air Force (+63908-1126976, +632-8535023) Metro Manila Development Authority (136) Marikina City Rescue (+632-6462436, +632-6462423, +632920-9072902) Pasig Rescue Emergency Number (+632-6310099) Quezon City Rescue (161) San Juan City Hall Command Post (+632-4681697) Bureau of […]

Sally is in Surgery

Sally is my best bud and she has been with me for a year and since then we’ve been inseparable. She has endured a lot from me,multitasked with me and had put up a good fight until it was very apparent that she needed a general surgery. Sally my good friends, is my Toshiba laptop. […]

Thoughts Pondered On Family

A few weeks ago, my cousins and Aunts were here in Manila for a quick vacation and my cousin Rian took his NCLEX (and passed!). It was a perfect time to bond since my cousins are all grown up and it’s easier to relate with them. And what joyous bonding it was! I was really […]

A Day of Sweets & Pleasant Memories by Van Houten Chocolate

Yes ladies and gentlemen, Van Houten is back! Well, technically they were never gone; I’d like to think that most of us outgrew Van Houten Chocolates and became a part of the past. But a few days ago, I was called back to a time where my Tatay and I used to eat a box […]

Bon Appetea Milk Tea Opens In Ortigas

It’s as if Summer has not ended  because of the recent (or shall I say current?) heatwave that hit the Metro. Mrs. Weather can’t make up its mind, one moment the heat is scorching and in a blink of an eye, rain comes pouring. What better way to quench your thirst but with a cold […]

Buddhist Artworks and Buddha’s Words of Wisdom To Clear your Mind

  Many thanks to the Art of Happiness for making the video.

SpongeBob impairs little kids’ thinking, study finds

There was an article in LA Times that Moms should all read about. Watching a few minutes of a show about an “animated sponge that lives under the sea” impaired 4-year-olds’ executive function, University of Virginia researchers found And to back this up, I also have read about how too much TV can affect a […]

Partial Directory of Schools in Manila

I compiled these schools for Moms like me who are looking (and comparing) big schools for their kids. Hurry and inquire about their admission because it might have started already!   EXCLUSIVE SCHOOLS FOR GIRLS Assumption San Lorenzo- 892 6159/ 817 0757 Collegio De San Agustin- 843-9998 Immaculate Conception Academy (ICA)- 723-7041 Miriam College- 435-9235/ […]

New Way To Keep Your Baby Cool: Johnson’s Baby Cooling Bath

The newest baby bath from Johnson & Johnson is so lovely! Even I use it! It never smelled so good and it reminds me of an expensive shower gel. The Johnson difference is that J&J is safe for kids and it’s tear free 😀 It’s the Johnson’s Baby Cooling Bath that I’m going ga-ga over. […]

Legend Villas Presents Crystal Dreams Promo

Press Release Visit Legend Villas’ Crystal Weddings open house from September 17 to 18, 2011 and get as much as P50,000 off your wedding package in the Crystal Dreams raffle promo. Book your special day during the open house weekend to get one raffle ticket. Winners will be announced immediately after the event. “The overwhelming […]

Public Service: DepEd Vigorously Pushes Environmental Education in Public and Private schools

Strengthen environmental education and match this with concrete school-based activities that will preserve and protect the environment. This is the marching order of Education Secretary Armin Luistro to both public and private schools nationwide as contained in DepEd Order No. 52 s. 2011. The move of the education chief is pursuant to Republic Act 9512 […]

DOJ Advisory on CheckPoints- Must Read!

Subject:   DOJ advisory on checkpoints Please note the following DOJ advisory regarding military and police check points.  It takes only a few minutes to read, but has the potential of saving your life and possession.  May I also suggest that you print copies to carry around or to leave in your vehicles.  You may also want […]