My little ponies.

Meet my little ponies. ?

? Dada was born on Christmas Day of 2014, Year of the Horse. She’s my little sister’s permanent youngest. Very tough, very clever, overflowing with intelligence and cuteness! ?

? A few weeks later, my

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Been down so long there’s no other way but up.

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My little sister is down with the flu. Her throat hurts and she hopes it’s just bacterial (or viral) tonsilitis and not goiter she was diagnosed with a few months ago. I suspect recurring laryngitis.

I am

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Nobena kay San Judas Tadeo

Because I could not find a Tagalog version of the Novena to Saint Jude Thaddeus online, I’m posting my translation on this site:

Saint Jude Thaddeus: “Patron Saint of Desperate Cases and Lost Causes”

Nobena kay San Judas Tadeo (dadasalin

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National Shrine of Saint Padre Pio and Max’s with the fam.

I finished Day 8 of the first of my 2 current novenas early in the morning — before preparing for going out today with Mudrakels, my sister’s fam, my 2 older kids, and a cousin’s kid. Free merienda as

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Counting my blessings #3.

Didn’t I say I never run out of blessings to count? As a matter of fact, sometimes I even forget one or few to add to the list.

? For instance, I forgot Yaela’s Lucky 777! My pretty niece turned

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Counting my blessings #2.

A friend and I were discussing religion and spirituality a few days ago. She thought I didn’t believe in God and/or religion because she’d never heard me say anything about either, and I do like to babble about stuff. It Read More