Solving the Yaya Problem

Solving the Yaya Problem

Note: I use the “yaya” term to loosely refer to yaya/domestic helper/kasambahay. 4 years and 14 yayas later, I’ve just about had it with them. The latest statistic just asked to go out on a day-off today to send money to her kin. Hours later, I received a text message from her saying that she’s […]

Top 10 Yaya Answers

A couple of days ago, our kasambahay said that she will be leaving us already. When asked why, she just gave a vague “may aasikasuhin kasi ako” and did not explain further. I’ve since prodded her to say more but haven’t been successful. I have asked about the usual concerns like compensation, load work, rest, […]