Food Dine-outs

Top 7 Best and Original Local Cafes and Restaurants in Bohol

best local cafes restaurants bohol
Cathy / November 26, 2016

The culinary scene in my hometown of Bohol is expanding. It seems every month or so, a new cafe or restaurant is being launched. This is thanks to the ever booming tourism of Bohol, making it the new perfect hub of businesses. But before the tourists started exploring our paradise and before non-local food businesses entered my humble hometown, there…

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Our Everyday Moments

Holding on to infanthood just a little longer

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Cathy / November 19, 2016

It’s one o’clock in the afternoon. The Lil One is taking her usual afternoon nap. Lying on her left side, her right chubby arms become more pronounced. Her hair covers her eyes and her cheeks are at their usual roundness. ‘She’s a year old now. If I were still breastfeeding her, now would probably be the proper time to wean…

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DIY

Online stores you’ll need for your DIY candy buffet

online stores diy candy buffet
Cathy / November 18, 2016

In my article, Busy Mom’s Guide: How to create a DIY candy buffet from scratch, I listed buying supplies as the step number 6 of my step-by-step guide on creating your DIY candy buffet. Well, here are the nitty-gritty details of that step, which I separated as another article because where you can buy supplies definitely depend on where you live. At…

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DIY

Busy Mom’s Guide: How to create a DIY candy buffet from scratch

how to create diy candy buffet from scratch
Cathy / November 17, 2016

Candy buffets are becoming great hits at parties because it’s kawaii(!) and has yummy treats! It’s great to have one in your own parties too. The kids and those kids at heart will surely enjoy it. With proper preparation and tutorials on hand, busy moms can make DIY candy buffet for any birthday parties. In this guide article, I will talk about the…

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Motherhood, Our Everyday Moments

Letter to my one-year-old

Cathy / November 8, 2016

I’m scared. I’m anxious. I’m worried. Because I am a mom. I’m euphoric. I’m sober. I’m delighted. Because I am a mom. I’m stumbling. I’m frail. I’m impatient. And I’m sorry. But for you little darling, I will be strong, fierce, and enthusiastic. Because I am your mom. I hope to scratch out every fibre of my imperfections and weaknesses so…

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Catholicism

Saints who were mothers

Cathy / November 1, 2016

Happy feast day! Today is All Saints’ day. If you were like me who thought that all saints belong to a religious order (i.e. priest, nun), it is good to know there are lay people too, and mothers at that. Here’s some saints who were mothers too: St. Monica She is the patron of difficult marriages and (verbally) abused women…

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Health is wealth

My Survival Guide when baby gets sick

survival guide sick baby
Cathy / October 30, 2016

Mommies, it is always worrying whenever babies get sick. When my Lil One caught the cold or had a fever, how i wished that I rather had it. It is never an easy situation, and you are always on your guard. For one, they can not speak yet and tell you what ails them or how you can comfort them.…

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