Here in the Philippines there is a practice of throwing big blow out parties for your kid's 1st, 5th and 7th birthday. We've never followed this. In fact I've never thrown Diplo Baby a big party. It's . . .
When our neighbors heard about TD (The Diplomat) was diagnosed with colon cancer stage 1 last February 2019, his second primary cancer after his Bone Cancer stage 2 diagnosis in January 2018 (that . . .
E-waste are discarded electrical or electronic devices which if not disposed of properly can lead to adverse effects to our health and toxic environmental pollution. Many electronic scrap components . . .
In my last post about where to send decluttered items, I talked about where to donate usable and damaged clothings. In this post, I'd like to share with you my favorite place to send decluttered . . .
I feel really lucky that one of my best friends is a dentist and she is absolutely obsessed about teeth. I've never had a dentist THIS PASSIONATE about teeth. Introducing the lovely Doc. Laura Urzola . . .
WE ARE AT THE RIGHT PLACE & TIME When I moved back to Manila around 2.5 years ago, I was shocked by the difference in the city. I wrote about it here. Who knew that repatriation, though . . .
Did you think it was harmless to keep all those clothes for years and years in your closet??? Hoarding clothes has real consequences to our daily lives, health and happiness. Yes it's true! Whenever I . . .
One of the skills I've learned as a trailing spouse or expat/diplo wife is how to declutter before a move. Moving our entire lives in increments of forty-foot containers is not as easy as it seems . . .
When we arrived in Metro Manila two years ago, I vowed to find ways to live a good life without wasting precious time (better spent with my family) sitting in traffic and doing mind-numbing, . . .
Even before I my son was born, we became very conscious about our cleaning products because of our (fur)baby, Diplo Dog. Small beings are much more affected by harmful chemicals, than larger beings. . . .