Canada Living

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 […]

Immigrant Stories

My Immigrant Story – #MoreThanALabel

September 25, 2015 Cristina 2

I am participating in #MoreThanALabel: Immigrant Stories, Simmons College’s online MSW Program’s campaign to promote transcending labels. By participating in this campaign, I will be sharing my story and how I believe we can shatter […]

Immigrant Resources

What About a Survival Job? 

August 10, 2015 Cristina 0

Most new comers come to Canada with all the zeal and expectations when they arrived – to get a good and stable job, be able to have their own home, to buy a new car […]

Momsies Chronicles

Leaving a Place called “Home”

March 1, 2015 Momsiecle 2

There are a lot of videos uploaded in different social media sites, most specifically in youtube.com about OFWs (Overseas Filipino Workers). There are some that even left me teary-eyed after watching them. One of the most […]

Momsies Chronicles

Choosing to be a Manitoban

October 14, 2014 Momsiecle 1

I was recently asked if Manitoba is a good place to immigrate? In almost all of my posts in this website, I never fail to mention that my family and I are just immigrants of Canada, […]

My Canadian Journey

Encouraging my Kids to Speak in Filipino

August 9, 2014 Momsiecle 1

Buwan ng Wika (Week of the Philippine Language) falls on the month of August in the Philippines, so I thought of writing something about my country’s National Language — Filipino. When we just came to […]

My Canadian Journey

The Visiting Parents

May 15, 2014 Momsiecle 1

I was going through some old pictures saved in my laptop when I came across some pictures from 2012. Most of these pictures are taken while my Dad and Mom were here in Winnipeg with […]