Letters to My Little Lion #2: Hang on to Hope

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Hey baby,

I’m a bit under the weather today. My cold has gotten worse and has most probably turned into a sinus infection, judging from the results of my Google search. (And if WebMD were to be believed, I might be dying as my untreated sinusitis could “lead to meningitis, a brain abscess, or an infection of the bone.”) But I know that my suffering now doesn’t even compare to everything else that’s been happening to the world.

November just began but a series of unfortunate events has already unfolded.

Introducing a New Blog Series: Letters to My Little Lion

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Part of the reason I wanted to start my own blog was to give my son and future descendants a glimpse of me as a person – in case, you know, I don’t survive the zombie apocalypse or contract the deadly flu, and thus, be unable to teach my posterity the rules to living a good life.

Such morbid thoughts and a movie marathon of Korean films have led me to create a blog series dedicated to my son, which I shall call “Letters to My Little Lion.”

Top 3 Child Friendly Restaurants in Cebu

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They say your priorities change once you become a parent. Truer words have never been spoken – especially when it comes to eating out.

Back in the old, pre-baby days, my Partner-in-Crime (PiC) and I used to go on this thing called “dates”. We would watch a movie or maybe stroll around, and then dine at whatever restaurant was nearest or whatever we craved that time.

Five years later, with a little bundle of joy and mischief in tow, our dining habits have changed – to say the least.