Proud Filipino Nanay

I am in Japan as part of a goodwill exchange program called JENESYS (Japan-East Asia Network of Exchange for Students and Youths); hence, I am away from Jeff and the mutants. The Jenesys program is sponsored by the Japan Government through the Japan International Cooperation Center (JICE) in partnership with the …

While I’m here.

A year ago today I was an emotional wreck. We were still living in Kalispell, Montana and I was a stay-at-home mother taking care of two-year-old twins and a seven-month-old baby. I was still breastfeeding Jeff Junior and was on my last semester as a graduate student under the language …