Archives for August 2012

Anticipating the Weekend

Indeed I’m overly excited for the weekend and I’m happy to spend quality time with my friends and family. To keep the positive vibes, let me share this treasured video of my daughter when she was about 6 months old.

Vitapops: Unilab’s Newest Vitamin C Product that Pops and Rocks

You must have heard about it from Mom bloggers and celebrity Moms, Donita Rose and Daphne. But what is this newest craze that Unilab brilliantly launched? It’s called Vitapops. It’s an awesome Vitamin C that takes the form of a pop rock candy. BUT MOMS, it’s not candy… it’s a vitamin and there’s still recommended […]

Email Scam Alert: Laurie_Ridgway@mail.com

I received a suspicious email today and the email subject was:  JOB OFFER FOR YOU  And it goes like this: You have been selected for assignment as a “Secretshopper” in your area. You will get $200 has been a Secretshopper and your employment packet will include funds for the shopping. Full job description will be […]

Stop Smoking for Your Kids

My kids’ health is very important, and I often do what I can to make sure that they’re ok by eating the right foods and staying away from things that are bad for them. I do the same, and steer clear of things like junk food and cigarettes. There was a time when I smoked […]

PCOS, Duphaston & OB Gyne Tips

When was your last OB Gyne check up?  I just had my visit last weekend and if it was not for a super delayed period (with 4 negative pregnancy tests), I would have not gone to my OB. I’m 29 and supposedly I have to have at least 1 pap smear a year since I […]

Things to Consider When Building a Farm Shed

Animals and tractors may not just be your business or investments but also a part of your family because they are the ones who are with you every day at work and help you earn a living. Being part of your extended family, it is important that you provide them with a suitable place to […]

Serenity Yoga Retreats Yoga Workshop in Kuala Lumpur for October

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, August 20, 2012 – One of the best yoga sites in the internet will be holding a yoga workshop on October 06, 2012 at their new studio retreat at the 1st Floor, No 45, Block F, Jalan PJU 1A/3A, Petaling Jaya , Selangor, Malaysia. A much awaited different kind of yoga experience […]

Understanding Your Rights During Accidents at Work

Working in an office, hospital, construction site or in any environment can place you in a hazardous situation. It’s good to know your rights when undesirable accidents happen at your workplace. Primarily, it’s your employer’s duty to keep you and your colleagues safe, protected and informed about health and work related issues that concern you. Most […]

Cool Ideas on Study Areas for Kids’ Room

My daughter likes to write and read a lot so I want her to have a comfortable study area so she appreciates them even more. Living in a condo doesn’t give me much choice but just a small table and chair for her. A bit of decoration and girly touches I know it’ll be an […]

Practical Tips In Staying Motivated As A Work At Home Mom

Like any other job, working at home could lead you into feeling like the laziest person in the world. I sometimes feel like not working or finishing a task just because I don’t feel like it. I learned that the best thing to do is to accept that it’s a fact and it’s normal to […]

How to Apply for a US Tourist Visa In the Philippines

This post is 1 month overdue but I hope it would still be of help to anyone who’s researching on US Visa for Filipino tourists and families or any aspiring resident of the Philippines. Note: This is strictly for those who wish to visit the US for a holiday/vacation and touristic purposes or for business. […]

Work At Home Tips: Ways to Keep Your Kids Busy While You Work

The most challenging part of being a work at home Mom is to keep the kid busy while you try to get some work done. It’s really hard when you have a client anxiously waiting on the other end of Skype while your kid craves attention– and we all know what happens when kids desperately […]

Thursday Inspiration

Daddy Blog: Daddy Tabe!

My husband, Troy, started a blog called Daddy Tabe! 🙂 Please do give him some love from the blogosphere as he’s new to all these. You’ll find him really funny and you’ll be happy to read his posts. Here’s one I love, Reasons Why You Need A Cat – Reason #1 – Pest Control

Parenting: Don’t Fear It

The day your child was born is likely to top your list of the most memorable days you’ve ever had or ever will have. There is no bond like the one formed between a parent and a child. You can utilize the information in the article to learn how to keep a strong bond with […]

Practical Tips On Doing Home Improvement

You do not have to spend a lot of money or time making home improvement repairs. Adding some pictures to the walls, new carpeting or area rugs or even adding fresh, new towels to your kitchen and bathrooms can give you the updated look you want. I hope you will learn some great tips and […]

Ted’s Chronicles

Ted is our pet cat. We rescued Ted from PAWS (Philippine Animal Welfare Society) last March 2012 and he has been part of the family ever since. Our friends are all hoomin Mamas and Papas to cute felines and we have great support from them and learned so much about being a responsible hoomin parents […]