• Family - Life in Belgium

    How to Choose An Excellent Long-distance Cargo Freight Service

    Since I moved here in Belgium, it is part of all Filipino abroad to share the experience of being abroad to our loved ones by simply sending them, groceries, chocolates, clothes and little that they truly appreciate. I have tried two so far the one is far from here. They are coming from Germany. Then, I do not have personal contact with their people. It made me try to find one reliable that is available sooner. That was the time we are going home as my sister Maco will get married. We sent in June. While I was one day…

  • Faith - Family - Life in Belgium - Parenting

    Safe and Sound

    Being on the edge of the situation right now. The year has been very difficult for everyone, in every part of the world. I have been working from home and mummying for the past 46 days alone (as my husband is at work, he needs to be at work). The world has turned upside side down. Our children staying home the government in each and every country are all trying to find solutions. It took me a while to write something about the whole pandemic that ishappening now. I feel like so many people made an obligatory blog post aboutwhat…

  • Family

    Overcoming Emotional Anxiety After Aggression

    Years ago when I used to live in the Philippines. I am always paying attention outside with all sorts of negative energy, including pickpockets and harassment. This is very odd for me in my adult life to experience this here in Europe. I am in total awe how bad people with bad business are everywhere nowadays. Even on daylight, they exist, they are not afraid to engage their dark practices. Ah! To cut my intro short, yes! I got mugged by four men nearby work during my precious lunch break. Walking on the street that I am totally at ease…

  • Family - Health - Parenting

    Toddler Eye Check-Up: Why Is It Necessary?

    Many parents are thinking about protecting their kids’ eyesight at a very early age. I noticed children with eye issues, early glasses at the age of 2 OR 3, this actually good because it only tells they are being checked. We knew this day would come not because my daughter is having so much screentime it is only because we knew I can be an influence to her eye condition as sometimes, or oh mostly eyesight condition can be hereditary. Then we also noticed Laia blinking her eyes, beginning September 2018. Asking the paediatrician what to do as he saw…

  • Family

    Life in Belgium: 3 Things I Have Learned

    Moving here to be with my husband is a whole new adventure for me. Coming from a different culture, another language and weather that is tropical. I have been at least trained now to be he here, I can say that I am now home. It is not only the geographical state of Belgium you need to understand. So may factors why there are so many people complaining about the country. To be honest, it is workable with a lot of roundabouts, ways of understanding why and how the country works. At first, it is very hard to understand everything.…

  • Family

    Parenting When You Are Sick

    Just imagining it while I am totally fine and fit. It gives me the feeling of being sick, running away and closing the door for hours. But in reality, I have to get up, care for my child, bring her to school, be a Mom and a wife. The hardest thing to keep up is going out with a cold at the cold being cold. While having all the symptoms that are totally driving you crazy. Now, being under the weather is a sure light word to describe it the moment your down and dead it is another story. It…

  • Family

    My Transition Back Being A Working Mom

    Coming in January, I can clearly remember how disappointing was I making choices from last year. I could not do any of my career plans because I have to stay home and care for my toddler. Now, time has gone, as and looking my self every day in the mirror and bring Laia to school catching the metro subway to go to Brussels and work. Ta daaaa! I am back! I cherished all little moments I have shared with my little one. Everything we do together with our routines and our play time. Somehow part of me still says I…