When You Can’t Afford Christmas

When you Can't Afford Christmas - A childhood memory

There was a time when I dreaded Christmas. Don’t get me wrong, I love Christmas with all of my heart but there were times when we could barely afford it. And when you can’t afford Christmas, there’s panic in your heart. The Santa’s wish list, the decors, the celebration itself costs too damn much. I never thought that a tiny Christmas ham could cause so much pain in a mother’s heart. READ MORE...

Help Our Kids Reach Their Full Potential with The BrainFit Advantage

The BrainFit Advantage-Help Our Kids Reach Their Full Potential

How can we really help our kids reach their full potential? Are we doing enough? Are we even doing it right? This is something that parents worry about since we all want the best for our children. We want them to grow up as successful individuals, but what does reaching full potential really mean?

Is it graduating from school with honors? Getting gold medals from sports competitions? Having the ability to play all musical instruments known to man? Or is it making sure that they grow up as empathetic and kind individuals? READ MORE...

Gift Ideas for 5 to 6 Year Old Girls

Holiday Gift Ideas for 5 to 6 Year Old Girls

It’s that time of the year again when parents all over the world scour the shops for gifts for their kids! I have already posted  a gift guide containing Amazon’s Best Selling Toys for 2017 but I decided to post another one but this time, I’m sharing 15 beautiful gift ideas for 5 to 6 year old girls. I based these on what my 6 year old daughter is currently wishing for! READ MORE...

Holiday Cooking Made Easier with Induction Cooktops

Cooking Made Easier with Induction Cooktops Induction Hob

It’s almost Christmas season and this means there will be a lot of yummy holiday meals to be shared with our friends and family. Although Christmas and New Year parties can be fun, it can also be totally chaotic for us moms, what with all the planning, shopping and cooking that we have to do. Let’s add to that all the cleaning and washing afterwards. READ MORE...

Family Car Safety Tips (Preparing for a Road Trip)

Family Car Safety Tips (Before You Go on a Road Trip!)

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Holidays are just around the corner which means it’s the season to see our family and relatives! In fact, many of us will travel long and far just so we can spend time with them. But before you go on that much awaited road trip, take a look at these family car safety tips to make sure that your trip remains smooth and hassle free. Nothing ruins the holiday more than being stuck somewhere due to car troubles. READ MORE...

McDonald’s Stripes Run 2017 Makes A Comeback in Cebu!

It’s that time of the year again when thousands of families and individuals from around the country run for the benefit of literacy. Now on its 8th year, the highly anticipated Stripes Run 2017 is happening in Cebu City on November 25, 2017 at Garden Bloc, Cebu IT Park.

My son joined the McDonald’s Stripes Run last year and I am so happy that our family will be joining again this year. It is such a great opportunity to teach the kids the value of helping others because more than just a day of active lifestyle and fun, if you run, you are also able to help grades 1 and 2 public school children learn how to read  through the Ronald McDonald House Charity’s (RMHC) Read to Learn program. READ MORE...