• Memes

    100 Truths Tag

    This lengthy tag came from my friend Luana of BellaChino.net. Though it lengthy, I am having fun while answering it. I felt like I am being interviewed for being a Supah Star! hehehe 😀 001. Real Name: Ruby 002. Nickname(s): pinaymommy, Mommy R, Rabbi, Rubz, Rubai 003. Age: almost 30 004. Horoscope: Leo 005. Male or Female: Female 006. Elementary: Montessori de Oro 007. Middle School: Montessori de Oro 008. High School: Montessori de Oro 009. College School: Cagayan de Oro College 010. Hair color: Dark Brown 011. Long or Short: Shoulder Length – Long, I guess? 012. Loud or Quiet: Quiet 013. Sweats or Jeans: Jeans 014. Phone or…

  • Family

    We Observed Earth Hour

    Before I left for Cagayan de Oro, I was really convinced deep inside that our family should observe the Earth Hour. So when we arrived at Bacolod, my husband also agreed that we should observe it too. Finally, when the time to observe Earth Hour came, my children started asking why we were turning off the lights. So, I explained to them over dinner about saving Mother Earth. Since they didn’t understand terms like the ozone layer, I used a plastic to symbolize it and a piece of meat as the Earth. Then explained to them how all the environment is dying because of pollutants and tree cutting. It was…

  • Musings

    Pregnancy Updates: Week 14

    It’s been awhile since I have blogged about my pregnancy updates. So now, I am showing you some personal stuff. Now, I am already 14 weeks pregnant and this is how my tummy looks: According to www.baby2see.com, at fourteen weeks, these are the developments of my baby inside me: Your baby now is peeing into the amniotic fluid round itself as well as making breathing movements. With the effect of hormones, the boys now have a prostate gland. For girls, the ovaries move from the abdomen into the pelvis. During this week of pregnancy the head and eyebrow hair develops. Your child’s bones are getting harder and stronger by the…

  • Musings

    Safe, Sound and Stressed *

    I am here now! Well, actually I arrived last night around 9pm. The delay took more time than expected. We were supposed to leave Cagayan de Oro around 4pm then they texted that it will be moved around 7pm but we eventually left around 12mn! Imagine an 8 hour delay! Aside from the delay, when we were about to embark the vessel, it was really so darn stressful! They made people stand in line for many hours at the boarding gate. And when we got out the boarding gate, I was expected that the passenger ship was just about a few steps away, I was shocked when we were forced…