FAMILY & LIFESTYLE

Where we share snippets of our lives (mostly of my son), family, and lifestyle.

  • AdultingAccomplice
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    #ADULTINGACCOMPLICE Book Giveaway

    “As we grow older and wiser, we begin to realize what we need and what we need to leave behind. Sometimes there are things in our lives that aren’t meant to stay. Sometimes the changes we don’t want are the changes we need to grow. And sometimes walking away is a step forward.” – Unknown Wouldn’t it be nice kung may manual tayo to the world of adulting? And that my dear friends ang binigay mismo ni Ms Lianne Martha Maiquez Laroya sa kanyang book na #ADULTINGACCOMPLICE. In this book, she wrote “99 Adulting Tips You Wish You Knew in your 20’s” and a lot more learnings. “Ms Lianne is a…

  • Mom You are Enough
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    Am I Good Enough as a Mom?

    As a mom, am I good enough? Being a parent is not easy, especially for us, first-time moms. Most of the time, we rely on our own strength and push ourselves to be the best mom that we can be, competing with other moms. Then we get overwhelmed and feel sad asking ourselves, can I really do this? As I was looking for devotional for moms online, I bumped into this great plan from YouVersion Bible App. I would like to share this to moms who are having a hard time. May this inspire and answer your questions as well. Rejoicing in our Weakness “You are enough.” You’ve probably heard…

  • Perks of being a toddler's mom
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    6 Perks of Being a Toddler’s Mom

    Being a toddler’s mom for the first time is stressful. Don’t even say otherwise, because it is! But, setting aside the stress, those sleepless nights, after all the hard work you do every day, having a child brings joy and unexplainable happiness in any parent’s life. Today, I listed 6 perks that I get to enjoy as a mom despite ranting about my toddler’s actions every day. 1. If you are afraid to be alone, don’t worry, YOU WILL NEVER BE ALONE! 2. You’ll get lots of hugs and kisses — unlimited, even if you don’t ask for it. Prepare a tissue or a cloth for the saliva though. 😂😂…

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    Why Am I Blogging?

    **Just a heads up, this is a long, very personal story of why I am blogging. ** Have you ever felt that you would really like to do something but can’t? Either you don’t have the inspiration, the tools or someone’s discouraging you. Have you ever felt that you would like to write something but you just ignore it or you are just procrastinating? Those times that you are just talking to yourself, ideas coming in, and thoughts pouring, it’s overwhelming! You promised to write everything but when you find the time and you’re ready to write everything, you don’t know where to start. All of those thoughts that you…

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    The Joy I Felt When I Found Out I’m Pregnant

    It was a busy week in my world of freelancing and I am having a normal change of attitude when I’m expecting my period. I have a 25-28-day cycle but I freaked out when I missed Day 1 last March 2016. The thought of being pregnant came to mind. We were married for 10 months then and was not really trying to conceive, be pregnant. I told my husband that I missed my period. As we wait for the right time to check, we had this mixed emotion of fear, excitement, and what-ifs letting the days pass by. I took the test after 7 days. March 26, 2016 (we slept…