How Do You Help A Friend Going Through a Tough Time?

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I recently had a mom friend whose kid died. And I know that she’s having a hard time. And when someone we know is having a hard time, we want to give them our support and express our care for them. However, it isn’t easy to know how we can help in a way that’s […]

The secret to thriving


Scientists says they found the secret to thriving. What does thriving mean. How do people thrive? I understand how plants can thrive but how does thriving apply to people? The dictionary says, to prosper, to flourish. In Tagalog, we have umunlad o lumago. This probably means we are growing happily and not just growing or […]

Relax and Hydrate

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Dear Mommies, When you think about rest, what comes to mind? When you think about relaxation? I was at the Mommy Wellness Workshop given by Mommy Pie of BILCI and was asked this same question. And my answer was grocery. It was a tongue in cheek answer. I said it without really thinking.¬†Several mommies laughed, […]

7 Surprisingly Quick And Easy Ways For Moms To Feel Happier

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Contrary to popular belief, moms are not perfect. We are so swamped with chores at home, budgetting, planning, cooking, cleaning. Sometimes it’s hard to come up for air. I understand that. All of us have days when we’re out of sorts. Were so easy to get annoyed. And sometimes, you just wish you were in […]

From the Mommy Bloggers Desk

Dear Mom, Life is what we make of it. Two¬†years ago, after a decade of relative success in the Metro, our family business plummeted to nothing -taking with it almost everything we own including our savings and small investments. Everything went to paying debts and old employees. My husband became depressed and I went into […]