Hear the Bells of Notre Dame de Paris

The Ringing Bells of Notre Dame de Paris – turn up your volume.


Which Would You Rather Break?

At the shopping center… Mother and daughter, of about 4 years old, were deciding which vase to bring home. Finally, they picked one, which, according to the child, “Oh! This one, please, Mom? Daddy will be happy to see this. It’s blue, it’s his favorite color and simple like what he always says.” The Mom […]

Luisito “Louie” Bautista, The Road To Public Service

If you have a house in Dasmariñas City, you probably would have heard of the Craftsmen Enterprises (formerly GTJ Glass and Aluminum Supply). This is among the (if not the) town’s leading supplier of aluminum and glass windows, doors and other projects involving such materials. Humble Beginnings Craftsmen Enterprises is owned and operated by Tito […]

SSS Updated Table Of Contributions

As promised in this article – Expanded Maternity Leave: Inclusions and Implications in the Workplace, here are the updated table of contributions for the SSS fund. (ER – Employer, EE – Employee) For those of you who have kasambahays (helpers), here’s their table. OFW contribution table is as well noted here. Not working? A stay […]

Extended Maternity Leave: Condensed Version for Moms in the Ph

Hello mommies! Finally, what we’ve all waited for! More time with our new born babe. The Republic Act 11210 is very long and can I say, boring? 😉 So here, let me chop it up for you. Here’s the link to the full document in downloadable PDF format. What are its Highlights of RA 11210? […]

Tips for That-Time-of-the-Month Blues for Mommies

Hormones. Hormonal changes. That’s all that is. But, these hormonal changes can be so big it may lead to huge fights between couples. It’s like having the so-called S.A.D. or Seasonal Affective Disorder that afflicts some around the Christmas season; only this kind of S.A.D. recurs on a monthly basis.
Can you relate? How has it affected you? How do you handle it? I have tips to share…