SSS Maternity Benefit Part 1: How to avail?

Sorry for the inconvenience. I just checked my links for the forms and it seems that the Official Website of the Office of the President is under construction currently down. I know I should host the forms but I’m lazy, remember?┬áBesides, it would be a waste of web space redundant to host it if there’s

Breast Crawl

Every newborn, when placed on the mother’s abdomen, soon after birth, has the ability to find its mother’s breast all on its own and to decide when to take the first breastfeed. Had I known this before I had Jack Jack, I would have it done after birth. It still amazes me even if I


I remember scheduling this post but then I just saw it sitting in the Drafts folder. It’s probably just a glitch or maybe my memory just failed me. It’s pretty much the latter. Next to the fridge, the microwave has got to be my favorite kitchen appliance. Since the time it was invented, I think

Healthy Fastfood

When I was pregnant with Jack Jack, I didn’t have a housekeeper. We lived in a condominium and I was pretty sure I could handle things without help. That pregnancy allowed me to cook only a few dishes. The smell of frying something makes me gag and cooking other menus for one is hard for

Bills Payment

I used to dread paying bills. Just thinking about having to fall into really long lines, standing and waiting for your turn… And this is not just one line we’re talking about. There’s one for credit card, water, electricity, cable, internet, phone and mobile phone. Did I mention we have to pay for two households?