How does an 8hr flight with a two-year-old sound to you? How about we add another 6 hours to that with a little layover of more or less 3 hours? Sounds a bit scary and tiring already?
and what I regretted bringing along! With only weeks into our three-week-long trip to Rome, I felt somewhat excited because finally, I’ll be going back to Rome. But, what it made it extra special was that I brought my daughter with me. Like everyone else, I made a list of the things that I should […]
Now that we are halfway through our 3-week trip here in Italy, and while we are taking a day off from touring around the city, I’m sharing a guide on how to simplify the Schengen Visa application for parents with toddlers. From my experience, getting a Schengen Visa was the most time consuming one because […]
Make up to my daughter’s bad experience and show her the genuine customer service even to young guests like her.
It was my brother’s birthday week. I thought it would be nice to greet him in person, in Hong Kong! After some back and forth, budget considerations topped with a YOLO vibe, I said: “Anak! Let’s just go!” I booked a flight, packed our bags and off we go to our flight the next day! “We […]
“I didn’t give it much of a thought. At first I thought it was cute until I realized jet lag is a real toddler problem! “ So jet lag is real? 🙄 Kerrigan woke me up in the middle of the night because she thought it was playtime. She explored the living room and decided to read […]
This is part two of our San Diego vacation story with the Gaviola family ‘Peryahan’ American style That day there was a country fair at Del Mar, so Angely took us there to experience the American style ‘peryahan’. It was really far from the traditional town fair that we have back here in the Philippines. There were farm […]
My first US trip with my 18-month old daughter was the quickest and one of the bravest adventures that we had together, so far. The whole trip was fun and overall it was pleasant in spite of the crazy jet lag. Thanks to my generous best friend and her family who made our one week […]
We went to SG! It was her first international flight, so I prepared well and planned out our itinerary with too much excitement. She’s a very active and talkative one-year-old. She also knows how to keep us on our toes, but it was mostly I who’s chasing her around and that wasn’t even the challenging part of the […]
A few months ago, while I was desperately trying to think of ways to fully enjoy my role as a new mom, I thought of going after the things I enjoy without sacrificing the time spent with my little girl. It wasn’t exactly an easy and cheap fix but there are workarounds to make motherhood, […]