October 2015 Events for Mommies and Expecting Moms!

Hello mommies! I summarized various October 2015 events for your convenience! Enjoy!


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October 13, 2015

Kwentong Kababaihan: Pagbubuntis, Panganganak at Pagpapasuso
Trinoma Family Lounge
5:30 – 8:00 PM
Entrance/Registration Fee: 150 per mom (Register here)

Details here

October 17, 2015

Philippine Homeschool Conference 2015: Ready for the World
Samsung Hall SMX Aura/ SMX Convention Center
8:00AM – 5:00PM
Entrance/Registration Fee: 1,200 per person

Details here

October 17-18, 2015

Rockwell Tent
11:00AM – 9:00PM
Entrance/Registration Fee: Free

Details here


October 24, 2015

The Circus comes to Shang (The Shang Halloween Party 2015)
Edsa Shangri-la Mall
1:00 – 4:00 PM
Entrance/Registration Fee: 550 per child

Details here

100% Wholemom Workshop
1:00 – 4:00PM
Entrance/Registration Fee: 1,500

Details here

Pregnant Pause
F1 Hotel Manila
1:00 – 4:00PM
Entrance/Registration Fee: Free (but pre-registration is a must)

Details here

How to Register to Sun Life Online System (Philippines)

This post shows you how to register to Sun Life Online System, the SunLink Online.

Before you can view your investments from Sun Life, you need to register first to SunLink online. Below are the steps.

Step 1: Go to http://www.sunlife.com.ph

Step 2: From the “Quick Links:” (right portion of the web page), click “SunLink Online” from the drop down box and click “Go” button.
Sun Life Home Page
* You will be redirected to the SunLink Online login page.

Step 3: In the Login page, click “here” link from “Don’t have SunLink account? Click here to register”
SunLink Online Login Page
* You will be redirected to the “Terms and Conditions” page.

Step 4: Read the “Terms and Conditions” page, and click “I Agree” button at the bottom part of the page.
Terms and Conditions
* You will be redirected to “My Personal Page”

Step 5: Fill-up the form accordingly
My Personal Page

    Check the “Policy Records” checkbox
    For VUL, input your policy number and birth place in the “Life Policy Information” section (ignore “Pre Need Information” and “Mutual Fund Information”).

VUL Information
Step 6. Click “Submit” button.


After the registration, you will receive an e-mail from Sun Life.

Then you can now access your Sun Link Online using your registered username and password :)


Planner 2015: Hindi pa Huli ang Lahat

February 2015 na, wala ka pa ding planner?! O eto , check mo. Ewan ko nalang kung hindi ka pa makapili!!!! Rawr!

1. Startbucks 2015 planner

Starbucks 2015 Planner

Ref: From Starbucks Philippines Website.


Since tapos na ang pag collect ng stickers sa starbucks, wala ka ng chance na makuha ito ng libre. Pwera nalang kung may mabait ka na kaibigan na magbibigay sa iyo nito. Kung wala ka namang mabait na kabaibigan na magbibigay sa iyo ng planner, bili ka nalang sa olx.com.ph sa halagang 2,500 pesos!

2. Moleskine 2015 Planner

Moleskine 2015 Planner

REf: From Moleskine Website


19.95 USD or 885.13Php kung ang exchange rate ay 44.37 (napansin mo ba na bumaba ang dollars? OO! tama ang napansin mo kasi sabi sa news lumakas daw ang peso hehehehe).

Meron din pala nito sa National Bookstore :P

3. Hobonchi 2015 Planner

Hobonichi Planner 2015

Ref: From Hobonichi Japan Website


3,780jpy or 1418.66php kung ang exchange rate ay 0.38 :| (ang baba ng yen :( ) hahaha !

4. Filoflax 2015 Planner

Filofax 2015 PLanner

Ref: Filofax Website


52usd or 2305.94php kung ang exchange rate ay 44.34 (tama magkaiba ang exchange rate ko compared sa Moleskine, kasi magkaibang araw ko ito sinulat :) )

[SOLVED!] Service Unavailable HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable.


Service Unavailable HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable.


I changed the password of my PC and the Identity of one of my Application Pool is set my PC account.


Enter again the correct password to the Application Pool’s Identity.


Service Unavailable HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable.

HTTP Error 503. The service is unavailable.







My seatmate told me that I need to deploy some web app to my local IIS for. Little that I know of, my IIS is not working!!! These are the items that I checked to solve this issue.

  • Check if IIS services is started (Open IIS, check in Action Pane if Restart is enabled) – OK
  • Check if Web sites is started (Open IIS, check in Connections Pane, Sites -> Default Web Site is started) – OK
  • Check if Application Pools is started ———- AHA!

Soooooo….. My Application Pool is not started. So I started it.

But still , error occurs. And I checked again the Application Pool if it is started, but it was automatically stops :(

Then I remembered that the Identity for that Application Pool is set to a specific PC user and I changed the password of that user.

Soooooo… I just updated the password, then walah ! It now works!! HAHAHAH ! bow.

Moldiv-Fied !!!

Woah! I was Moldiv-fied!

Moldiv is free Photography i-Phone app that offers in-app purchases.

Below are the things you can create using Moldiv. Note: I did not purchase anything :)

Photos by Shanel (that’s me! )
Hokkaido, Japan

Create photo collage


Photos with Round Borders




Normal Photo Frame


C’mon! Try it too! Share your Moldiv-fied photos using the hashtag #moldivfied ^_^

Shine Bakery & Cafe

Now that my son is almost 2 years old (yes, that’s almost 2 years of breastfeeding for me), I feel that I can now eat anything I want! Before, I am so conscious about the food that I eat (caffeine from chocolates, tea, and common desserts) because it might affect my breastmilk, but now…… Wohoooo, LO, you’re almost two. So Shine Bakery & Cafe, here we go!!!

Breastfeeding/Infant Friendly Rating:
From now on, I’ll try to add the ratings below in every post about restaurants that I will make.

Breastfeeding Station:
The store is located at SM Aura, so mothers can go their breastfeeding station inside their family room (or just breastfeed inside Shine Bakery :) )

High Chair:
Their high chair is the common high chair across the universe (joke! Hahaha), Rubbermaid High Chair!

The Facade


The Reverse Facade


The Kitchen


The Menu



The Food