I pity today’s children because they tinker with iPads and never really experience what fun we used to have as kids in the 80’s where we filled the kalyes for the love of the “game”— i.e., hide and seek, cops and robbers, mataya-taya, tumbang-preso, langit-lupa, patintero, and ten-twenty.  Back in the day, my brother and […]

Clearly, giving birth is useless.

As you may have noticed, I’m a HUGE FAN of my first real niece, Claire Bear.  She was christened “Claire Marie” but I call her that for kicks.  When my sister-in-law got preggers, I would bug my mom every night if she already gave birth even though she was months far off.  I just wanted […]