Garden Trellis

How to Make a Garden Trellis

The community quarantine has made us all into something, wouldn’t you say? Some have turned into gourmet chefs, some into barbers, and still some into gardeners. I’ve recently taken up gardening myself, transforming our tiny balcony into pots of greens. I started out just collecting seeds from the fruits that we ate and germinating them. […]

How to Send Money to Smart Padala with Paymaya

Update: April 3, 2020. Added also instructions on how to send money to Palawan Express (see last part) With the enhanced quarantine casted over the whole metro, life, as we know it, has changed. A whole lot! In an effort to flatten the curve, we are all strictly following the Stay at Home protocol. One of the challenges, apart from sourcing food and supplies however, has been how the household staff […]

How to Apply for Korean Visa as a Family

Updated: October 6, 2018. This was first posted here on March 2015. Our family recently applied for a Korean Visa and thankfully, we were all granted one. Whew! The new and stricter requirements implemented early this month (March 2015) gave us quite a scare. I’ll detail here the steps and requirements for a typical family consisting […]

Zero Waste Birthday Party in School

School birthday parties are generally simple to organize, that is, until I decided to make ZERO WASTE as a requirement. Fast food kiddie/happy meals are typically the easiest way to go as they already come with food, drinks, and giveaways. Thinking about all the trash (used plastic forks and spoons, used plastic cups, used food […]

Renew US Visa via Dropbox

How to Renew US Visa via Dropbox

If you have an expired (within 12 months) or expiring US Visa, you may be able to renew it without having to schedule an interview with the US Embassy. Yey, right? I just got our passports back and ta-da! That’s all via dropbox and it’s super easy! I’ll walk you through how. Qualifications To qualify for […]