Category Archives: Life

Yes, I Am Talking To You

  My friend,   You have 1 life. Do it your way, defy the odds, take the plunge. Just live. Don’t forget to live, each and everyday.   Write your own life story. Make it unique, own it, create beauty. … Continue reading

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When It Rains, It Pours

Yesterday as I was surfing Instagram, I saw this post from a friend: This brought back 2009 memories. While Caitlin was confined in the Pedia Intensive Care Unit (PICU) of the Philippine General Hospital, we have been shuttling back and … Continue reading

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Go “Baby,” Go Go!

I had my 2nd check-up with my Rheumatologist yesterday (November 6), he discussed with me my amazingly awesome blood test results. ANA positive- as to be expected, this is the Lupus indicator. C3 is a little below normal BUT because … Continue reading

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Ippudo In Garden’s Mall, Kuala Lumpur

I had my first taste of Ippudo’s ramen in the East Village in NYC. I loved it! 27 years of friendship! I had lunch there last June 2014 with my good friend of 27 years, (Ate) Rissa and Will, her ex … Continue reading

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Combing Things Into Perspective

I get my hair cut in Manila every 2 months, I will spend to go the Jing Monis’ salon in Bellevue because I trust my bangs to no one but Roger. I love my bangs, they are my babies. I … Continue reading

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Marrying my Husband

My husband and I have been married for 5 years and 8 months We initially did the civil wedding in 2008. Then in 2012, God swished his hand and said, “It’s time for you to get married in my house, … Continue reading

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Size 4-6

The last time I checked, I was a size 0-2. I was recently in the mall trying on clothes when I discovered that my hips that bore a child to full term (4 years ago) wouldn’t fit in a 2, even … Continue reading

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Kylie’s poem about Caitlin

My 13 year old sister had to make a poem for school. She wrote about our angel, Caitlin. Thank you Kylie, I love and miss hugging you and Kino each and everyday.. CAITLIN by Kylie Padilla At night, morning, or … Continue reading

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Our ME weekend. It’s been 2 years already?!?

2 years ago we finally joined the Marriage Enrichment weekend. It wasn’t our decision to attend, it was God’s. He laid out this perfect plan, and everything just fell into place. Flashback time – – – Dec 2011. Marco and … Continue reading

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My Kali Beary

7 months ago we got ourselves a Labrador. This was my 1st time to have a pet. At first I wasn’t too keen on the idea, but Marco wanted one and I finally got tired of saying no. Welll… BEST … Continue reading

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