Thank You for the Music

The lil girl spent part of summer learning how to play the piano and learn she did! I’m one proud momma because after only a couple of (sporadic) lessons, she can already read notes and play nursery rhymes.  That’s a huge thanks to Maverick School of Music and to Teacher Louise Ybanez, who patiently mentored […]

Flores de Maria Tradition

Our town Pateros even if part of the metro, is still provincial-like in many ways.  Before, this used to get to me since it’s like my life is for all to know since everybody seems to know everybody.  When I get older, it’s only then I realized how important a small town dynamics is and […]

McDonald’s Kiddie Crew

To keep the lil girl busy this summer we decided to enroll her in the nearby McDonald’s branch. The Kiddie Crew workshop runs for a week and during that period, the kids are taught the basic counter courtesies and kitchen processes. Lian was so excited when she was assigned in the ice cream counter.  Here […]

Fiesta…Pateros Style

We celebrated the Fiesta of Sta. Marta yesterday in my hometown, Pateros – the town by the river. This tag stuck because of the coffee table book the Municipal Government and the San Roque Parish launched last Friday. My Aunt attended the party and according to her, it was really a reunion of sorts for […]