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…

A Story of Generosity

Here's a story to warm your heart.At lunch today, our manang proudly told us with glee, "Ma'am may suman ako‚Ķbigay ng Shoppee delivery!" Curious as to why the delivery guy gave her suman, I said, "Uy, ang bait naman. Bakit daw?" What she said next made me pause and got me choked up. "Hindi maam,…

Appreciating All Things

The pandemic has given me a deeper appreciation for the ordinary things we used to take for granted. Like trips to the supermarket which once upon a time we used to think of as one other thing we needed to do in order to live.Not anymore. Yesterday I went to the grocery again after six…