Bits & Pieces

Choosing To Be Happy

I often hear that being happy is a choice. According to some it is just a matter of perspective. But sometimes it is hard to choose to if we are carrying so many and facing so many but we don’t get the we need. Sometimes we can’t help but to  as if crying can lessen our Often times we forget that our is…

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Bits & Pieces, Family

Cancelled Trip

CANCELLED TRIP We were supposed to be already in Manila since yesterday to attend our sending church’s anniversary which starts today. But our trip didn’t pursue because of conflict schedule and insufficient budget. Since we booked the trip, there had been several unexpected expenses which drained our pockets. Husband’s schedule is also tight that he can’t leave Bohol at the moment. We…

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Finances

Stock Investment

Recently, I started my journey to stock investment. What convinced me? The story of Bo’s maids convinced me to invest on stocks. Just like Bo’s maid, I don’t also earn that much. Aside from my low income, I also need to support my parents financially. But I have a monthly “paluwagan” in which my entire year contribution  is returned to me…

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Breastfeeding, Parenting

Breastfeeding Journey

My breastfeeding journey with my 3 year and 3 month old daughter has not yet totally reached the finish line. There were nights that she still requested to be breastfed but there were also nights that she could cope up without any. Our sessions do not last for so long. I could not the take the pain when her teeth rest on my nipple…

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Womanhood

Ang Pagal Kong Katawan

Masarap na sanang tapusin ang araw na ito sa pamamagitan ng pagtulog. Naeengganyo na akong ilatag ang pagod kong katawan sa naghihintay na higaan.Ang mga mata ko’y hindi na mapigil ang maya-mayang pagpikit at ang paghikab ko’y dumadalas na rin. Ngunit hindi pa maari. Habang naririnig ko ang mahinang paghilik ng asawa ko, hinahabol ko ang mga trabahong dapat ay ginawa ko kaninang…

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