You are the exception, not the rule. I remember the husband reminding me on times that I feel different than what others are feeling. It's been almost 2 months but to this day I wonder why new parents or mothers always talked about the famed zombie-mode because I honestly think I haven't been to that… Continue reading First Time Parents: The Next 7 Days – Mom Alone!
Had a friend who is exclusively breast feeding her little one (lo)? Give them a tap on the back or a shout out for their awesomeness and dedication. Breast feeding is not easy. If it is for them, they must have been one blessed Momma. Well I am one blessed Momma too but breast feeding… Continue reading First Time Mom: How Breast Pump & Nipple Shield Frees from Breast Feeding Agony
It's been 7 days since but in my heart, I have been Unyara's Mommy at that moment when we first knew she is aboard. The 9 months of wait, the 12+ hours of labor and the pain of unfulfilled goal of normal delivery was all worth it. In the 7 days of our journey as… Continue reading First Time Parents: The First 7 Days
Hello Unyara! Oi, kagwapa gud nimo. Red lips man kau ka and white. Said the still groggy me at the operating room when the pedia had her latch on me. In my mind was a picture of snow white. Cool. She is worth every pain indeed. How I Ended at the Operating Room after 12+… Continue reading First Time Mom: A Delivery Story of Both Worlds
I don't know when I started considering you as my friend in the truest sense of the word but now as I recall about it, you have always been there for me. Our friendship is a complicated journey in my memory. My earliest memory of you was one of contempt back when we were in… Continue reading To You My Most Underrated Friend
Oh well not really funny FUNNY but more of a kresia funny-ness! So as I've narrated in my Facebook updates, this September because it's almost Unyara's time to shine, I'm only required to be in the office once a week. The requirement was actually just set by me because my manager and almost everyone in… Continue reading It’s Kind Of A Funny Story
When my manager forwarded the invite to the #ArtTherapy event, I had 2nd thoughts. I consider myself artsy but I'm more of a freedom artist, which means I don't do well with structure. I like making scrapbook because it's a personal expression of creativity. When a line is skewed or colors are messed up, I… Continue reading #BuhayACN: AOTW Art Journaling