OUR JOURNEY | by khrista cornista

HOME FEATURE: Mommy Sheena

Here's another beautiful home we were beyond blessed to have as our accommodation during our stay in the Philippines three months ago. Don Pecaoco, Sheena's husband, is AJ's college friend. Don and Sheena are both flight attendants (Don is also in school to be a...

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YOUNG WANDERLUST: Tips for Traveling with Kids

The first time I flew out of my home country was when I was nine years old. My family traveled a lot while I was growing up, and at seventeen, I flew alone to the United States, rode the bus and BART (Bay Area Rapid Transit) in San Francisco by myself, and got...

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ENTRYWAY

It's almost our 2nd home anniversary, and only recently did I realize that we don't have a proper mail organization system in place. If there's anything I hate and have always had issues dealing with ever since we had our own address, it would be sorting mail. I think...

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HOME FEATURE: Mommy Yayen

As I've always been about sharing and learning about each other's experiences, I thought about featuring some homes that I'm so humbled to have been welcomed into when we visited the Philippines last month. What inspired me to share these homes (of course, with the...

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EVEN MORE MINE

My family and I have been blessed to travel last month mainly because we were appointed important roles in my cousin's wedding in the Philippines. I was called to be the Matron of Honor, and my husband as one of the groomsmen. As I've shared in my speech during the...

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THIS FATHER’S DAY

My initial goal for this blog was to post every week, but we were on vacation so I apologize for not meeting the goal thrice in a row. With two toddlers and working full-time, I now realize it's an ambitious goal. The good news is I have more than three weeks worth of...

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THIS MOTHER’S DAY

It is my fourth Mother's Day as a mom to two children, Jesse, 3, and Brooke, 2 in 20 days. My first Mother's Day, I was crazy busy with a 3-month infant, nursing school and church wedding preps. My second Mother's Day, I was a whale and about to pop the second time...

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PIPE TABLE

I've been wanting to build a table for our back patio and I wasn't too crazy about the traditional farmhouse tables. I've been eyeing the pipe tables on Pinterest and they seemed totally doable, so I decided to make one and design the top like our plank wall. Tips: -...

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FLOORING

We have been itching to convert our bedroom flooring from carpet to anything wood (laminate or hardwood), and we stalled on doing the task for months because we thought it was so daunting. I bought the wood from Home Depot for only less than $150 (glueless laminate)...

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