5 Tips in Managing Your Wedding Guest List

fete by janina Let’s face it: guest lists are tricky, especially when it comes to weddings. It is one of the first things you need to discuss with your fiancé as soon as you start wedding planning. Intimate weddings are always a win in terms of experience (both for you and your guests) and your budget, but this doesn’t often happen. Not when you come from big [...]

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Pregnancy Diaries: Hello, Third Trimester!

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I haven't posted a lot of my baby bump pictures--simply because we only have a few. Lol! I do have a journal and take note of the changes I go through, but somehow, I always [...]

Pregnancy Diaries: My Babyli.st Registry

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We all know that babies = gifts :) I personally love buying gifts for my cousins' and friends' babies and kids! Yes, I am also a  ninang (godmother) to no less than 25 [...]

Prayers for Strangers

Now that I am evidently pregnant (at 28 weeks!), I admit I get to enjoy small perks. People are more considerate of my time and the limitation of my movement... Like my [...]

Blend on the Water, Long Island City

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Nothing beats a midweek catch-up when things get so hectic. I live for these things-- fellowship (whether with Warren, my sister,  or anyone I'm really close to) is [...]