Monthly Archives: October 2012

Little Miss Knowsy

“Mommy, look. This is my apex,” touching the tiny bridge of her nose. A-what?? She got my complete attention immediately. “Where did you learn that?” “Teacher… and these are the wings,” pointing to the sides of her nose. “Good job! … Continue reading

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We pick out her outfit together but she selects the matching bag all on her own– which I don’t notice until we’re waiting for the elevator. Girls!  

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Glass Ceiling 101

With training like this, he’ll be ruling pre-school.                

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The Mom Show

Thanks to Smart Parenting for asking me to create an original piece for their October issue! This is my fifth published work with Smart Parenting. I am so grateful to Mia Fausto-Cruz and Nikki Constantino for appreciating my perspective. Cheers!

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My Son, My Sun

Dear Little One, This week you turned nine months old and you have done me no wrong except make me bed ridden for the last ten weeks of my pregnancy with you, and after all that, prefer your yaya over … Continue reading

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Ever since the Little One was born, my attention has been divided.  But there came a time two weeks ago that made me stop in my tracks and look at my little girl in all her budding four year old … Continue reading

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