Being in a corporate world or in a  free working space!

My husband is a corporate man and I am a freelancer working as a mother as well. What is the difference between my corporate husband and me as a freelancer?   1. Vacation   The corporate man has an option to focus his vacation and deny any nuisance of work left in the office. I…

Needle Fear – not just for kids but also their parents!

  Just arrived from a week of confinement in the hospital. My son Philnand needs to undergo a biopsy to confirm if he has Hirschsprung’s disease! As a mother of two kids who experienced going to the hospital of a similar procedure, the fear of the needle hasn’t changed. It was a challenge to show to our…

Barium Enema for Hirschsprung’s disease – How to calm child’s fear during the procedure?

It was two years ago when my eldest son was diagnosed with Hirschsprung’s. Just as age as my eldest, now my youngest needs to undergo tests for possible Hirschsprung’s disease! He already had gone through Barium Enema and sad to say, the white chemicals did not flush out after 24 hours. Hirschsprung’s disease was said to be a rare disease but in my case, it’s not rare anymore. My two offspring’s are vulnerable to this kind of disease.

Christmas: I need to get fit! – OFW wife.

December is about to pop! It’s also the time most of the Overseas Pilipino Workers are booked to go home with their families. I came across with few of the wive’s of OFW in my son’s school. Moms who choose to look after their kids full time while husbands earn a living. I had some fun knowing that…

Our journey with Hirschsprung Disease

According to US Department of Health and Human Services at least one of the 500,000 newborns are affected by Hirschsprung disease. Hirschsprung disease is a disease acquired since birth, it is a congenital disease with an operation as the only cure. I first heard this disease because of my son. We noticed the symptoms when…

Philippines: Medical Cannabis is now legal.

The use of Marijuana since 1972 in the Philippines has been unlawful and after some states of the US declared recreational cannabis as legal,  the Philippines as well declared Medical Cannabis legal this year; 2017 a press release from the house of representative dated 26th of September 2017  titled: “House Committee Approves the Medical Cannabis…

Importance Of Physical Activities to Kids While Learning.

This article will talk about the importance of Physical Activities in sustaining overall health; and will point advantages of exercise to those straight “A” students who usually avoid it. I will be pointing out different advantages of physical activities emotionally, mentally and physically. I have gathered resources of studies from different organizations like US National Library…