Archives for April 2012

Practicing Positive Parenting

When I was pregnant my husband and I talked about how we will be as parents we both agree that physical punishment is not the ONLY way to discipline a child. We started practicing positive parenting the moment our little girl was born and so far our daughter is growing really well. Don’t get me […]

MetaFit Challenge Week 1 Update

Last week I wrote about the Immuvit MetaFit Challenge that I took and today I am sharing what I have accomplished since then. I also started on our Week 2 workout plan and I’ll discuss it further later on. So, what did I do on my first week of the challenge?  

Unlimited Pizza at Papa John’s Every Tuesday

Not a bad deal! Too bad I’m on a diet šŸ™ But hey if you’re not, go get those yummy pizza!

CityBuffet Restaurant At Robinson’s Galleria Ortigas

Last night we had our traditional family dinner because my MIL was leaving for Europe. MIL personally checked this new buffet at Robinson’s Galleria, the Citybuffet Restaurant. She found out that children below 4 feet will be charged P399 if they eat or share with a parent. The adult buffet costs P499 and yes it’sĀ ridiculousĀ that […]

Immuvit Metafit Challenge Accepted

For more than 3 months my husband and I were spending more than an hour in the gym, working out to whatever “program” we think fit us. It has been great for my husband because he is very hardworking and focused on his routine. HeĀ in fact, lostĀ aroundĀ 40lbs in 3 months whereas I remained the same […]

Ditching The Supermarket For The Wet Market

Okay, okay not totally but I decided to do the daunting chore of going to the nearest wet market when buying our week’s supply of vegetables, rice, fish and fruits. The rest of the must-buy-stuff for the week, we still get from the nearest Supermarket. I am saving at least P1,000 from our usual weekly […]

Dream Adventure Destination: Heaven’s Gate in China

Heaven’s Gate can be found in the Tianmen Mountain in Hunan, China. It has a natural water eroded cave that’s shaped like a door– a super huge door! and so it was called Heaven’s gate. It hasĀ a height of 131.5 meters, a width of 57 meters and a depth of 60 meters. Ā The entire mountain […]

Invitation: Baby Blast 3 Fun Family Activity At Trinoma

Mommies! On April 22, 2012 from 10AM to 8PM there will be an awesome baby and family event at Trinoma Mall. Ā This fun filled event is tagged asĀ Baby Blast Year 3: It’s More Fun in the Family. It’s FREE!!! All you have to do is pre-register. Read on to know how….         […]

From Toddler To Pre-K

Peaches started as a toddler at School Room Inc. and she’s a very eager learner.                                 She was so little! But after 3 years, She’s all grown up and bid her farewell to her first teachers at School Room.   […]

How To Deal With The Negativity Around You

Most of us deal with different kinds of people either at work or at home and the probability of dealing with a negative or difficult person is huge. I learned to deflect or block negative energy and I did it with a lot of practice. A few days ago, my husband came to me and […]

Easter Egg Hunt At Home

Today is my brother-in-law’s birthday and we had our usual lunch date with the in laws so we didn’t have time toĀ participateĀ on any Easter activities on the malls or the hotels so I DIY-ed it at home with Peaches and our cat, Ted. Peaches had 10 colorful plastic eggs from last year’s so all I […]

How To Deal With Young Bullies At Your Child’s School

Believe it or not, it happens— bullies on preschool and bullies as young as 4 years old! Really I don’t know how it happened but it’s a fact and many parents (myself included) feel frustrated because we feel like our hands are tied and don’t know how to handle it. This post is brought about […]

Where To This Good Friday?

Why not join theĀ CUARESMA AND SEMANA SANTAĀ PILGRIMAGE TO BULACAN CHURCHES? The pilgrimage starts at 7AM on board a bus going to the First Church in Bulacan. I think there’s about 10 churches to visit and a Spiritual director that will guide the pilgrims. At P1,880 you have the ride, pilgrim leader, visits and food. Not […]

How Many of These Things You Know From Childhood?

I remember everything from my childhood and ate them! I know a lot are missing still but indulge me and tell me which of these awesome stuff you had when you were little šŸ™‚ And what you remember from them?                     And for the record I […]