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15 Easy to Crochet Christmas Projects + Last Minute Gift Ideas

It’s the most wonderful time of the year once again! And if you’re scrambling to setup your home for the holidays or make those last-minute gifts, I’ve got some super easy crochet projects that will surely make the holidays brighter! I’ve done some of these projects myself and I can tell you, they’re perfect for us uberbusy mommies. You can …

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FootballLife & Leisure


Good nutrition is such as an important aspect in every athlete’s health and career.  The proper diet and hydration can help optimize an athlete’s  performance, prevent injury and hasten recovery. Nutrients and supplements are often included in an athlete’s dietary program. Recently,International football super star Cristiano Ronaldo, an Herbalife Nutrition-sponsored athlete since 2013, was dubbed “The Best FIFA Men’s Player” …

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7 Money Lessons My Ilocano Mom Taught Me + Giveaway

When people think of Ilocanos, it’s a common stereotype that they are kuripot ( stingy with money). Unfortunately, Ilocanos haven’t quite been perceived as generous or giving. However, I’d rather see this regional trait in a more positive light. Instead of stingy, I think llocanos are practical when it comes to handling money. Take my mom, for instance. My mom …

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Life Lessons from the 25th Shell National Youth Active Chess Grand Finals

When I was in elementary school, I used to compete in chess. No, I wasn’t in any nationwide competition but I was honored to represent my school in a few district meet-ups. It was a long time ago but last weekend, I was hit with a sense of nostalgia recently when I attended the 25th Shell Active Chess Grand Finals at …

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