How many are​ too many?

I am reading a lot of articles online about having fewer toys for toddlers and kids to play with – less clutter…the better… they say. I am okay with it but not 100% because my question is how less is less? A box? A cabinet? A drum or maybe a crate? An entire room? I…

Teaching Life Skills to Toddlers

My mom used to say  “You will have kids of your own…when that time comes you’ll know” sounds like a threat and it’s even more threatening when spoken in Tagalog. TRUTH: I appreciated my parents more when I became a parent too. Imagine…raising ME as a kid, versus ME raising a kid – the difference…

Graduating.Graduated.

I’ve been MIA for some weeks because of… work. Summer is almost here in the UAE and it’s already the third month of 2018. March reminds me of summer vacation and graduation. It’s been a decade since I finished college and said hello to the corporate world and now I am working overseas (with my…

[Mrs.Tags Bakes]Banana Bread Recipe

Weekends are for baking :) Last Saturday, Ellie requested for Chocolate Crinkles – but my mom suggested to make a good use of the super ripe Bananas that we have at home. It’s my mother who taught me about this recipe when we are still in the Philippines and I can say that this is…