When You Can’t Afford Christmas

When You Can't Afford Christmas

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 […]

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Struggles of a Working Mother

Struggles of a Working Mother

I became a working mother when my son was still 7 months old, he’s 10 now which means I have already mastered this so-called work-life balance. A little. Now, although I am hoping to be a work-at-home mom in the future, I kinda like my job right now. It helps put food on our table and it […]

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Pushover Parenting – Why it needs to stop

Pushover Parenting – Why it needs to stop

Pushover parenting is getting the best of me. I looked at my three year old as she held the pencil sharpener in one hand and the pencil on the other “Do you need help?” I asked. “No mom, me only. I do it.” Clumsily, she inserted the pencil into the little hole and started twisting. Crunch……………………. […]

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