I've been itching to melt the crayons to form a new ones. Nung nagkaputol-putol na kasi, hindi na ginamit ng mga anak ko. Jela would just scatter them on the floor which is mahirap ayusin kasi sa liit, may mga napupunta na sa sulok sulok na mahirap abutin. I used to see crayon melting in … Continue reading Melt Crayons without a Microwave Oven
Naalala ko nung araw ng kasal namin, tinanong kami ng pari kung bakit yun ang napili naming araw. Wednesday din yon, sa simbahan kung saan niya ako unang niyayang magsimba. Ang daming beses ko na yata kinuwento kung paano kami nagsimula ni Jolo. Baka nagsasawa na kayo magbasa hehe. Pero yung totoo? Ang sarap kasing … Continue reading 12 years
It's the last month of the 3rd Quarter of the year. Grabe, ang bilis! Hindi ako makapaniwala, lumipas yung mga araw ng ganun lang?! And yet, we are still on community quarantine until September ends. Hanggang kailan kaya talaga? Kamusta kayo? July and August were busy months for me. Busy because of anxiety. Lols. Sino … Continue reading BER Months na. Kamusta ka?
...thirty something years ago. Hehe I might have a different story, I might feel different, pero I am always thankful that it happened - na inilabas ako dito kasi it means na may purpose ako sa mundong ito, whatever that is. One day, maikukwento ko rin ang buong pangyayari hehe but for now, celebrate with … Continue reading I was Born this Day
Woke up to a sad news today: A friend died shortly after giving birth. Hindi naman talaga kami as in super close but her husband is the mister’s highschool bestfriend. Their wedding, which was last year, was Jhia’s first time to walk in the aisle. For some reason, ang lungkot lang talaga. She just celebrated … Continue reading So Long..
Thankfully, we were able to celebrate Jela’s birthday before community quarantine was announced. It was a Monday. Came weekend, nag-lockdown na. Her play party, though, was postponed to a later date - baka sa birthday na ni ate. Nakaplano talaga yon to be an exclusive family dinner para separate sa play party which was supposed … Continue reading Jela’s First Birthday (Late Kwento)
Currently on day 26 of quarantine, hindi parin tapos ang laban natin with the unknown, not even close to ending the lockdown. Extended pa nga e. E kasi naman ni wala pa ata tayo sa umpisa ng flattening of the curve. Kamusta, gaano ka na kabagot by now? Hehe. Hindi naman bago saken ma-quarantine. I’ve … Continue reading The Things I Learned During Quarantine
No doubt, this pandemic is bringing too much anxiety to many. I guess lalo na for moms like me na may mga bata pang anak. Sunod-sunod na ang mga unfortunate events sa paligid. Whether related to CoVid or not, I have to admit it’s bothering me a lot, lately. I used to thing that we … Continue reading Anxiety During This Pandemic
The President has placed the entire Luzon to Enhanced Community Quarantine. This is still in lieu of the rising number of cases of CoVid-19 in the country and upon seeing the effect of the previously announced Community Quarantine. As usual, there’ve been different reactions to this and questions as well. Do we really have to … Continue reading Enhanced Community Quarantine: Dapat Ba Tayong Matakot?
Bilang nanay, the least we could imagine is getting the family infected, lalo na kids. We can't afford seeing them struggle in isolation while we wait for them to be well, can we? Kaya naman ginagawa natin ang lahat para maportektahan sila. Pero ano nga ba ang magagawa natin? STAY AT HOME. We may be … Continue reading CoVid-19: Paano na When You Have Kids?