When one thinks of Taiwan they think of rows and rows of factories with little albeit no tourist areas to boast of. I had no intention of visiting the place but since my husband is currently Taipei based I had the pleasure of calling “Ilha Formosa,” the beautiful island, our second home.
Here are my top 7 reasons why you should visit Taipei: [Read More...]
Probiotic is the buzzword nowadays in mommy circles when it comes to tummy care for our little ones. I have mommy groups and when we compare notes, some are into it already, some are getting into it and others are reading up already about it.
When my teen son went on a 6 week trip to China for school purposes, most of the moms sent probiotic as supplement. When there was a spread of diarrhea cases for my kindergartner, a number of moms commented they give probiotics to their kids to protect their kids from any tummy related problems.
So, what is probiotic exactly?
My family often takes trips with family friends and of course our extended family. It is nice to see the kids develop friendships with the children of my siblings, cousins and good friends. It brings extra warmth and fun to the trip. And what would be a better destination for such a big group but a whole resort to ourselves!
Last weekend, we had our family reunion (4 families) at Awilihan Private Resort in Tanauan, Batangas. It is just an hour's drive away from Makati even on a December weekend! I have attended an overnight birthday party of a friend here last year and fell in love with the place. I wouldn't exactly call it a resort because resorts sound grand and commercial. Awilihan is more like a provincial home, charming and modest.It enjoys the view of [Read More...]