No Judgment. (Is there such a thing?)

Judgment. It’s all around us, in the eyes of everyone we meet, it seems, and maybe even more prevalent and insidious today because of social media. Everyone has an opinion — and not just any Read More »

The Right Stuff

I used to pride myself on getting the job done. I would take on lots of assignments, reveling in the challenge and in the work (yes, the work). And now, despite being interrupted every few Read More »

Motherhood: Such a Lonely Game

It’s ironic, isn’t it, that we want to have children because we want to fill our lives with love, companionship, laughter, and happiness. And yes of course that’s what we get when the babies arrive. Read More »

Amazing Kids

I’ve always been intrigued by yoga. It’s not just how toned and athletic and healthy these yoga-practicing girls look, it’s also how calm and together they seem. So unlike me! Thus, when Addie was born, Read More »

The Superwoman Myth

A few days ago, there was a heated discussion (one-sided but heated anyway) on Facebook about a certain yogurt ad praising Filipina women as superwomen. We can do it all, it said. We can wake Read More »