I Kept Quiet About My Pregnancy

When you’re pregnant, you’re dying to tell the world, but you want to wait till you pass the 12-week milestone. Waiting till the end of the first trimester is increasingly common, as this period is normally the highest risk period for any pregnancy complications. But for someone like me who found out that I wasContinue reading “I Kept Quiet About My Pregnancy”

Be Grateful When Life is Tough

How to be grateful and strong when things go wrong? There are times when we may feel like we cannot be grateful about anything in our lives. Losing a job or feeling burned out can contribute to one’s negative attitude. Experiencing financial losses or not being able to make ends meet can hurt deeply. EnduringContinue reading “Be Grateful When Life is Tough”

Three Things To Learn in Time of Covid-19

One of the most important life lessons a person can learn is, “This too shall pass”. It’s a simple realization that this pandemic is not permanent. This moment, the way things are as they currently appear, shall change… and, it already has. Everything is always changing. People changed and people learned from this crisis. ThisContinue reading “Three Things To Learn in Time of Covid-19”

Love Yourself

Love yourself. It doesn’t mean being conceited or thinking that you are better than anyone else either. It is about accepting who you are. It is being grateful for the good things and the bad. I have a friend who’s a single parent. At age of 19 she got pregnant with her boyfriend. Unfortunately, he’sContinue reading “Love Yourself”

Gratitude Works

It’s often easy to practice gratitude when you’re on the receiving end of life’s greater fortunes. But do you still feel grateful during times of hardship or the doldrums of everyday living. It can be hard to see the goodness when we are living in the shadows of life. But that is when we need gratitudeContinue reading “Gratitude Works”

A Story of a Working Student

Paumanhin, mahaba. Pero gusto ko lang mag-kwento. While decluttering … gosh ilan ito sa mga nakita ko! Mahilig kase ako mag tago ng mga bagay na may sentimental value. Sabi nga ng Lola Ko, ‘wag na ‘wag makalimot lalo na sa mga taong tumulong sa’yo. Naiiyak ako habang tinitingnan ko ‘to. Ang daming puyat, pagodContinue reading “A Story of a Working Student”