Hello, SM Southmall

The existence of this mall confirms that SM City Bicutan is the worst SM in the south. It also tells me that there’s much to be appreciated in an SM that isn’t the size of a small country. It’s got everything you need but feels like a neighborhood mall – it’s cozy, it’s homey, and … More Hello, SM Southmall

What day off

I’ve been struggling to write about the day I was compelled into taking the day off. Compelled, I know, but where others would swoop in at the chance, I find myself wanting a day off not for rest but for undisturbed housework. It has come to that, I suppose, my idea of a day off … More What day off

Summer gymnastics

My daughter had a classmate that practiced gymnastics. For a petite girl, she was agile, and could do backbends already (the yogi in me cried inside a little). She’s also around 4 years old. Personally I’m not very familiar with gymnastics and don’t know a lot of kids who practice the sport, or grownups who … More Summer gymnastics

Wait up, summer

Summer zoomed past us, or at least that’s how it felt like. I deplored the fact that for us, summer 2017 was just a bunch of impromptu escapades – hello, Easter staycation and Laguna day trip – but in the end, who am I to complain? It will always be better than nothing. I decided … More Wait up, summer