mafañagu. birthday. kaadlawan.

I tend to speak very lightly about my own childhood. I've covered that I had a fairly typical toxic Filipino family growing up, one that never made me feel safe being my total self around them. I stopped talking, took every word spoken to me with a grain of salt and was left largely alone … Continue reading mafañagu. birthday. kaadlawan.

Nerdy Mommas: Gen. 3

It should be noted that I am a member of the Nerdy Mommas Guild (essentially a brand rep) and while it comes with some perks, I will not be talking up the brand dishonestly. I joined the guild AFTER using the products so I have good things to say. Use "Zelle10" at check out for … Continue reading Nerdy Mommas: Gen. 3

Identity, Culture and other musings of a Filipina giya Guåhan

So I've decided to screw the whole "100 days" thing. I clearly don't care enough about the pressure but I do feel a little bit more confident that I'll be motivated to write more.  As a child, I visited the Philippines 3 times and I barely remember the first one. My upbringing didn't allow me … Continue reading Identity, Culture and other musings of a Filipina giya Guåhan