Linggo ng Wika 2014

Annually, schools celebrate Linggo ng Wika – a tribute to our national language – Filipino and other local dialects across the country. Students perform to show a bit of patriotism to say the least.

Here’s our daughter in her first ever school event! She’s the one at the center that suddenly stops and poses for the camera for still photos, stops again for the second time to yawn! Haha! ;D Enjoy!

Stage Mom Extraordinaire

In less than 3 years I have shown various signs of being a stage mom. I knew from the very beginning I would be one and am proud of it! First major sign I was a stage mom appeared when we signed up our daughter for her first ever Halloween Costume Party. It was held at Gymboree Trinoma last October 25th. The theme – Candyland.

My mother, being the stage grand that she is checked her tailor and volunteered her services. My mom quickly went out and sourced the fabrics necessary for the costume. Unfortunately, the tailor didn’t live up to our expectations. A few fays before the big day I scoured the web to find the best costume maker. I’ve heard this costume rental store before, Camp Suki and thought it’s worth giving it a call. The owner agreed to take the job despite the very short lead time. I sent them the idea we have and went over to their shop to get our daughter measured up.

I went all out for her costume and guess what, daughter got to win Best in Costume! Oh yeah!

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Gymboree Trinoma Best in Halloween Costume 2013

The Shy One

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Play Time! Taken 2013-06-16

My daughter, Cadi was a shy little girl around people she’s not very familiar with everyone else but me and her dad. So, I tried looking around and tried sending her to play with other kids in the hopes to get her more comfy with other people aside us. We somewhere in Mindanao Ave so the most logical place for us would be either SM North EDSA or Trinoma. It’s a given SM North is always packed so we’re left with Trinoma.

We saw this small place called Kevin’s Toy’s & Library at the 3rd floor and tried it out a couple of times but it seem a little too small and doesn’t smell very clean to me. Yeah, smell is a big issue for me – don’t judge. Having said that, we decided to try out the other place, Gymboree. Here’s a shot of us having fun.  I’ll be posting a review about this place soon!:)

tata, B