Don’t Speak Good. Speak Well!

“2-pc Spicy ChickenJoy with extra rice…” “and upgrade to pineapple juice…” Yes, I still have the Jollibee commercial hangover LOL! “For Dine in or take out?” We’re so used to hearing that last line from restaurant crews but do you know that it’s actually incorrect? So says this book, Don’t Speak Good. Speak Well! The “nosebleed” edition.  […]

Vecirin, the Daily Gentle Cleanser

The last time I’ve used gentle cleansers (you know, those non bubbly, no-scent kind), was when the kids were still babies. Lately though, my youngest’s skin has been drier and more sensitive. His back literally feels like sandpaper! This has prompted me to look for an alternative body cleanser for him. A friend recommended Vecirin, a […]

Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful

Dove Says: Be Your Own Kind of Beautiful

A couple of days ago, I received this gift from Dove. It came with the message that every woman should celebrate her unique beauty, embrace and even express it. The message reminded me of a contest the brand had in a local publication 10 years ago. Yes, 10 long years ago! I remember because I […]

8 Travel Must-Haves

OPPO F1S: Travel Essentials

As a mom, I am the official luggage packer whenever the family is getting ready for a trip. I have to pack for myself, the husband, and the kids. After a couple of tries, I think I’ve gotten the hang of it. Apart from having a good travel checklist, I have an arsenal of packing tools […]

How to Win and Lose like a Pro

And the third place goes to… It was the day of the kids’ declamation contest. Each of the seven classes has performed its stint, showcasing the students’ vocal powers and acting abilities. In all fairness, my class had done very well. No, I’m not the teacher, nor was I the coach. I was just the class rep sitting […]

STAR Fairy Bread, a New Snack Idea

STAR Fairy Bread, a New Snack Idea

Since it’s still the holidays (Happy Chinese New Year! 🙂 ), we’ve been receiving a lot of visitors at home, both adult and kids. The adults are quite easy to please when it comes to food but frankly for the kids, I’ve ran out of ideas! It’s a good thing that this wonderful idea of fairy […]