All Things Happy

Baby Barangay X BevTools
Just wanted to share some photos from our crazy fun night with the moms/dads of Baby Barangay a few weekends back. It’s always good to carve out time to disconnect from all the work and home stress—and to spend time with good old friends. I find that when Pat and I are able to take these […]

Patty's Picks

Review: DUAL COOL RAC from LG
I recall as newlyweds, our very first “big ticket” purchase was an air-conditioning unit. Coming from our respective family homes—with old, rickety aircons that have seen us through our acne-ladened teenage years to early adulthood—we wanted to start FRESH with a very “smart adult” investment. So together we decided “Let’s get an INVERTER aircon!”. And […]

Random Ramblings

My 10 Baby Travel Tips, Tricks and Missteps
Hey folks! I’m still badly jet lagged and so you’ll have to forgive the blunders in my thought processing, grammar, sentence construction and spelling—include math, geography, and everything else in between just to be sure. Hahaha! I just missed you so much on the blog, I was so excited to write about my experience and […]

Food & Dining Out

Ibiza Beach Club BGC
It seems like just about all the “IT” people on Instagram have been posting about IBIZA BEACH CLUB in BGC. I don’t think I qualify as a legitimate “IT” girl unless it’s used in another context—like “IT” in “What is IT???” with a puzzled look trying to identify an unknown species or spotting some alien […]

Gerbil Adventures

Our South African Safari
I rarely use the word “EPIC”,  in fact, I think I’ve only used it once in the blog. Out of respect for the word itself, I never use it lightly. I’ll call a fun weekend what it is— “a FUN WEEKEND” but never an “EPIC WEEKEND”–because that would mean it would be the weekend of all […]

Patty About Town

Landmark Alabang is Now Open!
Southern Belles and Alabang Mamas let out a collective HOORAY!!! when Landmark officially opened its doors last July 28. Located in the new wing of Festival Mall, this Landmark is HUGE. The department store is still under construction but the supermarket is already full-functioning and more than ready. I visited the store opening with my […]