Jackie or Marilyn ? (but definitely not Kim!)

Once upon a time, women were women: feminine, classy, pin up even.. but not vulgar. Once upon a time, our icones were named Marilyn or Jackie… but not definitely not Kim. I did not read anything about “Da Selfie” until yesterday. But (gross) news travel fast and far, so I could not escape the debate of the infamous Kardashian nude selfie. My first reaction was … Continue reading Jackie or Marilyn ? (but definitely not Kim!)

3 best ways to wear your silver lines

My little girl was snickering at my head, and finally announced “Mum, you got floss in your hair. Let me get them for you”. Before I could say anything, she pulled out her treasure : 2 WHITE HAIRS! “Mum, they really look like hairs .. – Not at all Sweetie, they are strands of glitter !” She liked the answer. I did not. I had to come up with … Continue reading 3 best ways to wear your silver lines

You can take the girl out of Paris…

But you can’t take Paris out of the girl! Cebu is hot. Bantayan is already burning hot (35°C last Sunday!) The Attilas play it like the locals: no beach before 4PM, drink lots of water, apply liters of sunscreen from head to toes. In addition, I asked Ms Attila to make sure she covers her head and wears her shades. And that’s what I got (with a couple … Continue reading You can take the girl out of Paris…

Mother’s Day subliminal message to SuperDad

The kids and I agree that since all great journeys start with a single step, the perfect Mother I am should always have great shoes! Ms Attila voted for those ones, they would match perfectly with my SuperMama red cape: I promise to use them to teach the kids the meaning of quality, craftsmanship, labor and passion. This is priceless, isn’t it? (Little reminder: Mother’s … Continue reading Mother’s Day subliminal message to SuperDad