Happy 2nd birthday Baby Ella!
It was the weekend of Mother's Day and our 3rd wedding anniversary, but it was also Philippines' mid-term election and Game of Thrones penultimate episode of the series' final season. Truly a weekend of good times and bad. My husband unwittingly told me I am already becoming too negative and cynical. Basing on who will… Continue reading Of good times and bad
Holidays as spent by a working Mom like me.
It's Ella's 13th month today!
Ella's first birthday.
Ala una na ng madaling araw pero gising pa din ako. Inaantok naman ako pero hindi ako makatulog. Biglang humarap sakin si Aljhon at hinawakan ang kamay ko. Parehas pala kami. Nagpe-play pa rin sa utak namin yung mga salita nila Papa.. "Maawa naman kayo sa anak nyo. Ampayat na ni Ella." "Huwag kang maniwala… Continue reading Being shaped by the shame
Mas masaya pala magcelebrate ng Mother's Day pag ikaw mismo ang mommy. Kumbaga ikaw ang bida. Hahah! My first Mother's day was filled with food, flowers, sweet messages, and of course, a whole lot more of hugs and kisses. Parang birthday ko lang ulit! Hahah ^_^ I started the day by serving in the 6am… Continue reading My first Mother’s Day
As our family's thanksgiving, as well as advanced celebration of Papa & Mama's anniversary, we spent last Sunday at Noah's Park Resort in Rodriguez, Montalban, Rizal. Ella enjoyed her first experience of "swimming", though at first she was so scared of the water and the new environment. It just melts my heart to see her… Continue reading Ella’s first Summer Adventure