Dainty white dress

Here’s my daughter in her graduation dress. I really love the dress but my daughter said she could have chosen a different color and style. Photo taken last month.


College Graduation Outfit

My daughter will be wearing this simple white dress on her graduation day next month. We also purchased this cute but elegant flat shoes to match her dress. And as an accessory, we got this small black bag that can be converted into a wallet. We were thinking of a nice hairstyle that would look…

Trendy jacket

My son got this jacket for P500. He’s eyeing this jacket for some time now and promised to go back to the mall once he raised the amount. Like his sister, Kyle loves to wear jacket and has been collecting a few pieces since junior high school. I wish to get the same design in…

What to wear on my child’s graduation day

I’ve been looking around for the perfect outfit to wear on my daughter’s graduation day. I’m on the heavy side and I want something that is comfortable and presentable. I don’t usually wear a dress so most likely I would be looking for a pair of knit black pants and a loose blouse. I will…

Basic items to build your wardrobe (for beginners)

I stumbled upon an article about power dressing and thought the list could be useful one day (especially for my daughter who will be hunting for a job a few months from now). Build your wardrobe with the following basic items: 1. Black jacket or a well-fitting blazer 2. Black pants (not pleated) 3. Black skirt (slightly…

Where to find affordable summer clothes

A friend who is a regular thrift-shop goer can attest to the affordability of summer clothes at pre-loved stores near their place. You can purchase a halter blouse and short or skirt for kids at $1 (P41) per pair. The clothes are overrun supply from local and international manufacturers. The ukay stores are open at…

Bring out your tried and tested microphones

Do you still remember singing Pabasa or Pasyon, the Lenten tradition of chanting the life, passion, death and resurrection of Jesus Christ? Pabasa is usually sung by a group of elderly people during Holy Week. I’ve experienced joining Pabasa when I was young. The chanters usually use wireless microphones at guitarcenter.com and speakers so the…