Saturday, April 14, 2012

(Finally) Finding Joy in Doing the Groceries

Being a wife and mother is a 24/7 job, no holidays, no weekends off and no overtime pay. It is the most underrated but hardest job in the world and entails utmost commitment and sacrifice. We can only fully understand what our mothers have gone through when we become wives and mothers ourselves. I know that now. No complaints though as the journey and experience per se is just absolutely priceless. The happiness, bliss, laughter, learnings and memorable moments are worth more than any paycheck.

One of the challenges of married life is having to manage the household and keep the household budget in check, just like in any other company. This means having to be always on the lookout for the best value deals for big items on the budget, such as the groceries, especially if you want to save up for the occasional good dinner out, weekend getaway or out of town trip. (click on read more)

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Tricks of the Trade (Video Version)

It has been a blessedly crazy few weeks at work and at home hence the lack of posts. 

Here's a little quick treat to make up for it.

If you read about Manu's newest trick, check out the video version below. 

And since we can all do with a little more smiles in the world, here's an extra dose of cuteness to get you over hump day.

So which look do you like more- his blue steel or magnum pa-cute or gigil?