Aaaand I’m back! It feels good to be back writing again. I have been away for almost 2 months with nary a post even in my favorite social media, Instagram.   Last May, kids and I had our summer vacation in Australia and for the most part of June we had balikbayans over for my brother’s […]

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TheGoMom Nominated as Best Parenting Blog at Nuffnang Awards 2016 #NNMatchlessMomLilian #NUFFNANGAWARDS2016 #Blogopolis4D


  I am beyond words!   When I received an email from Nuffnang, I felt I already won! 😉 Really, I did. I was beaming from ear to ear and I called my family to let them know of the nomination. And syempre, it wasn’t enough that I tell them, I had to make them read […]

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Happy New Year 2016!


2015 has been chaotic for me. To-do lists hounded my days and I was always harassed, stressed and dead tired. Running after finishing one deadline after another. And it is not because I have so many things to do, it was because I was so disorganized and quite frankly, I was as slow as a […]

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Update from TheGoMom


Hi guys! How are you?  I’m sure nerves are wracked because of the quarterly tests.  Tomorrow is the last day of exam for my kids (now grade 9 and 7) and they can’t wait for finals to be over.  I have turned them over to a tutor already at Bright Tomorrow* and my life has […]

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Happy New Year 2015!


Happy 2015 everyone! The holidays has been packed and busy for me and it is only now that I have time to sit down to recollect on 2014 and plan on 2015. 2014 has been fun and very, very busy for me. TheGoMom joined Nuffnang.  Joining Nuffnang has been monumentally great  for TheGoMom.  For 5 […]

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TheGoMom Favorite Quote #5


Life changing quote.  I encountered it on the bulletin board in my daughter’s school.  It struck me when I first read it, like love at first sight.  It lingered in my mind. I entertained it. I pondered on it. And finally, I accepted its grace. It is so true and it is so powerful. It […]

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TheGoMom Original Quote #3


Before soap and shampoo lang ok na,  now, shampoo and then may conditioner pa.  Not to mention the weekly hair power dose.  Before, one soap  for all body parts, now there is a special soap for face, special soap for down there, next time we know there will be a special soap for the feet […]

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TheGoMom Original Quote #2


Don’t you just grit your teeth when you need to use your cellphone and can’t use it because your kids are still using it? Hehe breathe in, breathe out tayo mothers! All my kids (aged 13, 10 and 3) don’t have cellphones so the only time they can use one is when I’m there.  I’m […]

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TheGoMom Original Quote #1


I have one million and one things to do today!  Ding, ang bato!  I need to use my Darna powers.  Paghati-hatiaan natin ang mahiwagang bato, mga busy mothers!

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TheGoMom Favorite Quote #3


Why is Monday so far from Friday, and Friday so near to Monday? Huwhaaat? #Monday na???  #Weekend went so fast.  Let’s make this week fast and packed we’ll be hugging #Friday in a bit.  Have a great week everyone!  

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TheGoMom Favorite Quote #2!


Shine and radiate lovely!  Happy Monday everyone!  Bring sunshine to the rest of week with your positive vibes!    

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Sundays with Lolo and Lola


My parents were thrilled when we were served with a can of Coke with Lolo written on it!  We immediately asked the waiter to look for a Lola!  #Simple joy! Sundays are best spent with Lolo and Lola:-)  Have a great and blessed Sunday everyone!      

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The Week that Was: Nutrition Week of My Pre-Schooler


It has been a busy week for my pre-schooler.  Monday was their fruit costume parade.  Grover!  Na-challenge ang aking creative skills because we needed to make costumes for them out of cartolina etc.  My first question was,  how in the world, does he wear a cartolina?  Of course the internet is not lacking in resources. […]

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The Power of Glenda


My 2 elder kids and I woke up early July 16 to the howling winds of #Glenda.  The three of us watched the power of nature as it hurled strong winds, one after another.  We stood silent, humbled by the strength of the typhoon as it blew tree branches and whistled its power through.  There […]

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