“Life is just like that sometimes. We’re hoping for a unicorn and we get a goat.” Gru to Agnes, Despicable Me 3 Yesterday, I had a movie date with my family and laughed our hearts out to Gru's adventures and the adorable minions. Yep, instead of watching Transformers or Wonder … Continue reading Life Lessons From Unicorns and Goats
Dear College Self, Hello to the thin girl with messy hair who fights her way through college life while being a mother at the same time. The journey will not be smooth. You will stumble and fall and make bad decisions, but you have to get up and redeem yourself. Here are a few things … Continue reading A Letter to my College Self
It's been a while since this Nocturnal Mom filed for a vacation leave to have a "real" vacation. When my college friends planned to have a summer getaway, I immediately requested for a 3-day leave because I really felt that my husband and I need it. Thanks to my ever understanding boss, it was approved! … Continue reading Nocturnal Mom Travels: Camping and Island Hopping with Tropa P
My daughter told me her assignment was to write a letter to someone. I was surprised when she chose her father. The husband smiled when he read the letter. "I know you are working hard for me and my brother." The little lady sure knows how to appreciate what Papa does for us. She made … Continue reading Dear P
It's Nocturnal Mom Talks' anniversary today! I never thought it would last this long. I'm thrilled that after a year, I still have my little haven online. Thank you to all the awesome folks I've met here. Your stories have touched my heart in some ways. Cheers to more years of blogging! More power to … Continue reading Nocturnal Mom Talks Turns 1
Do you know the song Love Moves in Mysterious Ways? I liked it when I was in high school. Love really is surprising. It knocks on the door of your heart unexpectedly. Because God is love, I believe that God also moves in mysterious ways. He knows how to comfort you when you need it … Continue reading How Does God Speak to You?
Hey! How's everyone doing? January ended in a just a blink of an eye. Wow! A month has already passed and I did not notice it. Not that I still have a holiday hangover or my days are slow. Maybe it's because I think about the future too much that I don't get to truly … Continue reading Time-out, Take a Step Back, Think