In addition to our first blog roundup list, here is list of blogs to add to your reading list. This we time we focused on Pinay mommy bloggers that help women to love and embrace the life they have and inspire them to be the best they can be.
If you want regular doses of spiritual inspiration on motherhood, parenting, homeschooling and marriage, Joy Tan Chi-Mendoza’s blog is a treasure trove of lessons. With five children under 10, you are sure to get some lessons on child-rearing from her blog along side thought-provoking posts about how to have a more Christ-centric marriage and how to try and be better spouse and partner to your husband.
Frances Sales, author of the Topaz Horizon blog, started Topaz Mommy when she was pregnant with her firstborn. Three sons later, she still maintains the blog with thoughts on motherhood, balancing work and parenthood and the occasional anecdote of her adorable kids. She keeps it real with her posts, preferring to be authentic and show imperfections than to present herself as a perfect supermom.
Mish Aventajado always knew she wanted to be a mom and she has documented not only her motherhood journey in her blog but her other passions as well – yoga, cooking and eating, crafting and raising a special child, whom she fondly calls Gellibean, and raising awareness about Down Syndrome. A Filipino with American and Italian bloodlines, she also shares how living in Manila is like in her blog posts.
A popular actress during her days as a single woman, Rica Peralejo-Bonifacio has transitioned into a celebrity that doesn’t perform on screen but very much affects and influences people through her ministry. She is a proud follower of Jesus together with her husband, Joseph Bonifactio and it shows in her blog posts. She doesn’t only narrate experiences but draws insights and lessons learned about situations and how one can apply that teaching to her own life. Rica has found her new passion, and she is thriving in it.
Rhiza Oyos keeps a day job, does gorgeous graphic and web site design on the side, raises a set of beautiful and adorable twin girls (who you see featured on her blog regularly) and still has time to lead a group of passion-driven women centered in Christ through the Pursuit Manila community. Her blog is pure eye-candy and soul food – we guarantee it!
Armed with her passion of reaffirming parents that they are their child’s best and first teachers, Mariel Uyquiengco blogs regularly about how to be your child’s teacher. She regularly conducts workshops about homeschooling and starting your children with pre-school learning and runs a online bookshop through the Learning Basket as well.
Aside from seeing her articles on major publications, homeschooling mom and writer-editor Tina Santiago Rodriguez updates her blog regularly her advocacies – Catholic lay empowerment, homeschooling and financial literacy. She calls herself truly rich, as she wants to help inspire other discover their true riches, a life full of love and faith.
Do you read other Pinay mommy blogs and want to recommend someone? Sound them off in the comments – we would love to add them to our reading list!