Category: Raising Hunter

Baby-Proofing Your Home (for Age 0-2)

Part of the challenges of the early stages of parenthood is making sure that your child grows up in one piece. That means no ugly scars or broken bones, complete set of fingers, no bumps, no hemorrhage. It may sound a little morbid and exaggerated but, really, if you ask

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Raising a Music Lover

At two and six months now, it really amazes me how much my daughter Hunter would show signs of love and appreciation for the music. I have consistently observed how she would really pay attention to even the classic songs that she hears from her grandparent’s stereo. She would try

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Two Exciting Years and Counting…

They say time really flies by so quickly when you’re enjoying yourself. Well, being a mom to my Hunter, I guess I am. It’s been more than two years now. My Cassey Hunter is now looking like a little lady with a personality so awesomely developed at her very young

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A “Mother Packer” Guide to Packing for a Winter Trip

***Mother Packer- n. a mother being considered an expert (in her own right) in packing  clothes and stuff for her family. Pun intended. Originally coined by stand-up comedian, Rex Navarette. So yes mommies, I’m just trying to be funny, no offense meant. Nothing is more challenging than packing for your

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5 Practical Tips for Cleaning Up After the Holidays

I finally got my feet up! (APPLAUSE!)  If you are still in a holiday coma by the time you read this, time check, week 2 of the new year, it’s about time you tackle and embrace the fact that someone’s gotta grab those boxes and put away the Christmas tree

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A Peek at the Oldest Zoo in Asia: Manila Zoo

I have some sentimental feeling and vivid recollection of Manila Zoo, because of the lasting memories that it imprinted in my childhood mind. Back in the early 80’s when there were no other places to go to, to actually see how those animals we see in the books and TV

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Spruce up Your Home this Holiday Season

Decorating for Christmas doesn’t have to hurt your wallet really badly. All you need to do is find the right place to shop for inexpensive but good quality trinkets… There’s one place we go to when it comes to unique novelty finds. We still call it Uniwide (from Uniwide Warehouse

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Tsk tsk, Mommy Brain!

  Motherhood becomes her: 3mos, 6mos, 3mos post birth I didn’t know that a “momnesthesia brain” was for real until it actually hit me. Baby Shower: a month before birth It’s gone so bad that I couldn’t remember exactly when it started. About two years ago, I guess, after giving

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Food Trippin’ Around Town

Let me start by saying it’s really been a while since I’ve done this… Resto-hopping and food-tripping in my lupang-sinilangan! And my first time ever to feature in my blog my hometown, Malolos, Bulacan as a foodie haven. So, this better be good, Jennie. I’m not proud of saying this

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A full-time mom to an adorable little girl named Cassey. An environmental enthusiast and an avid fan of beauty and the arts, always been a promoter of everything that is eco-friendly, tasteful and artistic.

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