What a Difference a Year Makes – How I lost 23 lbs

From the very beginning, I knew that the pandemic, although difficult, would bring with it many gifts. For me, the most tangible one over the course of one year has been my 23 pound weight loss. I’m 56 and in menopause, and any woman whose been there will tell you that’s so no mean feat.…

The Seasons of Motherhood

The first order of the day on her 30th year was a humble bowl of taho. Real, authentic taho. The kind that comes from a large stainless steel tub. “My only request for breakfast on my birthday is taho.” Serendipitously, I found the only taho vendor in our community through a post on our community…

My Christmas 2020 Story

Do you remember my suman story? About the Shopee delivery guy who gave out suman to the families he regularly delivers to because his mother said that it was Christmas and it was his turn to give back, even a little, to those who were kind to him during the year. The story has a…