Time Management for Moms Who Love Their 8 to 5

It's a struggle for parents to balance the demands of work and family life. And, it's especially tough if you have small children at home. But there are ways to manage time well when you're busy with your toddler: Set reminders.Prepare things in advance.Prioritize your to-do list.Let go of perfectionism.Meal prep.Exercise for energy.Batch similar tasks … Continue reading Time Management for Moms Who Love Their 8 to 5

Keeping the House Clean with a Toddler and an 8 to 5 + FREE Chores Template

As a mom to a toddler, a government worker, and now a new homemaker, keeping the house clean does seem overwhelming at times. After all, I'm not someone you'd call tidy and I'm super clumsy, too. (I spilled cold water all over my shirt as I typed this.) But I always remind myself that countless … Continue reading Keeping the House Clean with a Toddler and an 8 to 5 + FREE Chores Template

Celebrating Sprout’s 1st Birthday with Shakey’s San Jose City

Last month, we celebrated Sprout's first birthday. I still can't believe it: she's now officially a toddler! Because this is a busy period for our full-time office jobs, Francis and I did not have the time to prepare for her birthday. (We both work at DepEd and Sprout's birthday coincided with the first week of … Continue reading Celebrating Sprout’s 1st Birthday with Shakey’s San Jose City