Momsie's Circle

My First (Ever) Speaking Gig

May 3, 2019 Momsiecle 6

At the start of April, I got a direct message in Instagram from Mr. Benjamin Paul of Daniel McIntyre Collegiate Institute to invite me to give a talk on their Grade 11’s Writer’s Conference. Initially […]

Canada Living

10 Lessons That Canada Taught Me

April 24, 2019 Momsiecle 3

We arrived in Winnipeg with our entire life packed in just 6 balikbayan boxes. As I mentioned in my previous post, the grass on the other side is not always greener, life away from home […]

Immigrant Journey

10 Things I Learned from Living Abroad

April 12, 2019 Momsiecle 0

A Filipino Immigrant’s Realization Canada has been “home” for our family for a decade now and if I were to go back to that year when I am still deciding whether I should complete our […]

Momsie's Circle

What Turning 40 Means to Me

May 10, 2018 Momsiecle 0

There’s this saying that when it comes to age, “a gentleman never asks and a lady never tells.”  But in this post, I am telling my age!  I am 40… It’s been 6 months since […]

Momsie's Circle

Momsie’s Blog is 5!

March 18, 2018 Momsiecle 5

My husband once asked me what it is in blogging that I like… He was wondering that I complain about going home tired from work, not getting enough rest on weekends or not getting enough […]

Filipino Things

My First Homecoming…

November 1, 2017 Momsiecle 0

My family and I have been living in Canada for almost 9 years now. We have already established a new life in Winnipeg, my husband and I have secured permanent jobs, we have a house, […]

Immigrant Journey

Things that I Discovered in Working in Canada

July 27, 2017 Momsiecle 0

To celebrate my work anniversary with my current job, I thought of sharing something that is work-related. After a few years of working in Canada, I had numerous discoveries (and learnings) about Canadian workplace, including […]