Those Deeper Cravings.

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I've just entered the second trimester, and while I'm still feeling a bit of the "ickies"/"baby woozies" from time to time, I'm feeling much better than I've been in weeks. Last Sunday (family day at my mom's side), I had expressed a craving for cherry pie and apple pie. Why? I have no idea. I just wanted both pies. And so, my mom, being the awesome mom ... Continue Reading

Mommy, Don’t Worry, You’re Doing Fine


By Louise Fandino of Mommy Practicality I receive a number of messages from fellow working moms telling me that most of the time they feel guilty about being away from home for most of the days in a week, that how they wish they could take care of their kids themselves.  To make them feel better, it’s easy to say not to feel that way because honestly, I get ... Continue Reading

Lost in Transition

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By Toni Tiu of Wifely Steps It’s harder when you know what you’re missing. My transition from work-at-home-mom to full-time corporate mom was expectedly difficult. There was the pain of leaving the little one in the morning while he was still asleep. There was the ache of coming home to a sleeping child. Those were realities I knew would hit me hard once ... Continue Reading

So many signatures of love – Johnson’s Baby new video TVC

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Remember my video from a couple of months ago, about Vito’s and my “signature” moments? We shared about “our colorful moments” for the Signatures of Love - Johnson's Baby campaign: My son’s approaching the four year-old mark, but in many ways, he’s still my baby. He’s growing up fast, and with his growth comes many changes, both for him and me as his mom. ... Continue Reading

Rhiza Sanchez-Oyos of Chasing Dreams


Welcome to Mom Bliss, my regular feature on Dainty Mom that sheds the spotlight on ladies who are living their best lives, according to their definition of "bliss". Today, my guest is one of those bloggers I immediately fell in love with, because of her creativity, her passion for life, and her love for God. Meet the super-talented Rhiza Sanchez-Oyos, of ... Continue Reading

What’s your signature of love?

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Have you seen the latest commercial by Johnson's Baby called Signatures of Love? (Click here to view it!). It's gorgeous. In fact, whenever I watch it, I feel like looking back at the photos of my little Vito's bath times, when he was a teeny tiny baby. My baby was so cute in the bath tub, or in any kind of water, haha! I remember how his eyes would beam each ... Continue Reading