5 Chic & Inexpensive Mother’s Day Gift Ideas to DIY

“Happy Mother’s Day!” A few days from now we will all be celebrating a day dedicated to the most special woman in our lives– the woman whom God appointed to bear us in her womb for nine long months and took really good care of us from thereon-after, our beautiful MOM.  While I know that the quarantine made it quite challenging for us to come up with something special to give her on this special day, I believe that it...
CategoryCraft Love
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COMING SOON: Stories about MOMMYHOOD

OH, MY HEART! I’ve thought this long and hard enough — this new category I added onto my blog. I’m not really into sharing personal stories mostly to keep our lives, especially my children’s, private. But for the time being, while I’m away, I wanted to share with you tidbits of my mommy journey from afar.  I’m not sure how I’m going to go about this… for sure it is not going to be easy either. But I’m sure there are...
CategoryMommyhood
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On the 6th: Hello, Being Back, and Moving Forward

HELLO!  Wow. Can I just say how much it feels good to have my fingers on the keyboard again– not to work on papers, not to do assignments, but to actually blog. After 3 years of hiatus, I am finally back… back to blogging on the same month as I first launched this blog 6 years ago, April 2014. ON BEING BACK I’m not sure if you’ve seen it but there had been sporadic attempts to get back. It was...
CategoryStories
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The Most Valuable 40 Life Lessons

Well, it’s my birthday! Not quite sure when that happened but yeah, I turn another year older today. *yikes!*  I’m pretty sure it was just yesterday that I got myself into my first job interview, got hired, and worked myself to the top to provide the best life possible for my family, especially my mom. But clearly, it wasn’t yesterday. Not even close. I lost my mom, got more wrinkles, more cellulite, and yes, more wisdom.  So as an ode to...
CategoryFAITH + Reflections
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DIY: Chinese New Year Fortune Cookies

Just when you thought the new year celebration is over, Chinese New Year is officially about to happen on the 25th! And what better day to have this cute DIY Paper Fortune Cookies than on the Chinese New Year, right?  If you’re celebrating the Chinese New Year and will be preparing a little get together with family and friends, this DIY project is perfect to add to your decor or for a game. It’s really pretty simple and you won’t be...
CategoryDIY + Hacks
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2016 Highlights + Happy New Year!

Hello, hello! I know it’s the mid-part of the first month of the year but it’s never too late to do a recap of my favorite moments and things I am most grateful for in 2016, right?  Amidst the challenges and health hiccups here and there, I’d say that 2016 has been a good one because of  a lot of things He has showered me with. Ready to see the highlights of my 2016? Here we go…    BABY AYZLE Together with my...
CategoryFAITH + Reflections
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Black and White, Gold, and Peach Workspaces

A workspace plays a major role in my ability to complete daily tasks. While some people I know can actually work in a somewhat messy space, I have to be in a clean and pretty space that inspires me so I can think and perform well. An OC here, yes I am. And since I’ve been thinking of a workspace make-over, I’ve been checking out different workspace inspo for it, so let’s! Black and white, with a dash of gold and peach, my friends....
CategoryGreat Finds
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