DIY Costumes Unlimited

It’s almost Moving Up Day and I just realized how many costumes we’ve put together for one school year! I’ve always enjoyed doing creative stuff for parties, office events and the like. When the time came that I had to come up with a costume for my son, I thought “why...

Mommy Lists

Back when I was still working in corporate, I was very OC when it comes to creating and maintaining documentation. I always made sure that processes are clearly documented and communicated. I made sure meeting invites, agenda and minutes were properly stored, tracked...

You’ve changed

As I was talking to a client, she excitedly told me, “I learned something new about you. M______ ka pala dati. But you’ve changed now.” (You were _____ before. But you’ve changed now.) Apparently, a common acquaintance (who knew me longer) told her about it. I laughed...

Beautiful words with no English translation

I shared about ikigai the other day. Here are some other beautiful and interesting words I stumbled upon while I was thinking of a catchy name for my website. (Of course that was before I finally decided to use my own name) Sobremesa (Spanish) –  Time spent in...
Welcome to Kurlytales!

Welcome to Kurlytales!

Hola! Welcome to kurlytales… Wait, what? Yes, you heard read it right, it’s kurly tales. This is my version of a blog. This is where I share my stories, insights and reflections. As a kid, I grew up with fairy tales like Cinderella, Snow White, Sleeping Beauty, and...