Showing posts from November, 2015

My #SSIwishlist

I'm getting fond of making wishlists lately, perhaps because Christmas is fast approaching and I was hoping that Santa would grant one of my wishes: shopping or travel gcs please! Anyway, I'm joining SSI Life Wishlist contest to win P5,000.00 worth of items from their shop. "SSI Life (Stores Specialist, Inc.) is a member of the SSI Group - the number one specialty retailer in the Philippines having the biggest international brand portfolio and largest store network." They offer brands like Nine West, Marks & Spencer, LeSportsac, Lacoste, Boss, High Sierra, Gucci, Gap, Dolce & Gabbana, Armani Exchange and a lot more.

What's on my wishlist?

1. Red Herring Dark Turquoise Textured Dolly Coat - P3,296.00

2. Superga 2750 Fabricw Bahamas shoes - P2,250.00
3. Armani Exchange AX Women's ROSE GOLD Sarena Watch - P10,050.00

4. Max Factor Creme Puff Blush - P675.00
5. Covergirl Colorlicious Lipstick - P395.00
SSI Life offers a wide variety of products for women, …

5 Tips to Boost Your Immunity during the Holidays

Less than 30 days before Christmas and that means Christmas rush, isn't it? We have a few more days to prepare for everything such as buy presents and wrap it in fancy Christmas wrappers, then plan for Noche Buena and Christmas day, as well as attend Christmas parties and family reunions. Well, as for me, I have a lot of things to accomplish on my To Do list, since I have three roles: mother, student and home-based writer.

As a mother I have to... plan out the budget for my kids' Christmas party at school since I have to buy them new clothes and gifts for their classmates and teacher, plan the Christmas dinner and celebration at home, surprise kids with gifts from Santa Mama and Papa, and then plan for Nat's 8th birthday on December 31. In addition, we are also the host for this year's family reunion. As a college student I need to... submit all the requirements at school before Christmas break which includes a big book project for Developmental Reading 2, reflection p…

Taking Gifting to the Next Level

Christmas time brings a lot of good memories of my childhood. I remember, my and siblings I used to hang our school socks at the window on Christmas eve. Then, we would wait for Santa to come along to drop our presents until mommy would send us to bed. On Christmas day we kids would hurry to see what Santa has brought us this time: one shiny red apple, a handful of candies and a 20-peso bill for each of us. Actually, I don't expect much from Santa. Times were hard. I thought we were still lucky for Santa didn't forget to send us some gifts since there were thousands of children who wrote him a letter and sent their Christmas wishes.
Now that I'm already a mother I still feel excited over Christmas because of my kids. Their papa and I play secret Santa each year just like my parents did for me and my siblings back then. I start earning for their Christmas presents before December arrives. I make sure that once they check out their Christmas socks they would be happy to see…