Mum Inspires: Starting The Week Right With Monday Motivation

Hello mums, how’ve you all been doing? I know I have not been sharing much here but I hope you enjoy these posts which are chock-full of tips and tricks about parenting, motherhood, and everything else in between.

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Health: Manila Is Fit To Play At The First-Ever Fitness Playground

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One of Asia’s biggest fitness events is bringing together the active and the high-spirited of all ages and from all walks of life. Fitness Playground MNL 2018 is happening on September 29 and 30, 2018 at the SMX Convention Center, SM Mall of Asia.

Set to inspire all fitness enthusiasts and newbies alike, the event is the venue for each and every activity that an individual might want to embark on his or her journey to becoming fit: zumba, jiu-jitsu, yoga, cycling, CrossFit, circuit training, pilates, and many more.

“We are excited to roll out one of the largest international caliber fitness expositions in the Philippines and to bring in international athletes like Commonwealth Games gold medalist and 2017 CrossFit Games’ fittest woman Tia-Clair Toomey. Fitness Playground MNL 2018 will definitely be a place to begin or continue your health and fitness journey,” shares Mike Tinsay, founder and main organizer of Fitness Playground MNL.

This weekend-long affair is to house one of the largest convergences of fitness brands. See a myriad of apparel and equipment labels come together in celebration and support of taking one step closer to a healthier lifestyle.

Co-presented by Hollow Rock Gear and other sponsors, Fitness Playground MNL 2018 also showcases the latest from the industry, paving way for gyms, studios, wellness centers, and coaches to share their knowledge through nutrition talks, fitness workshops and demos. Attendees will also get access to exclusive deals, sales and other promos from participating brands.

Tickets priced at Php300 {one-day PlayPass} and Php500 {two-day PlayPass} will be available soon at smtickets.com, all SM Ticket outlets, and other partner stores. To know more about the event, like us on Facebook {https://www.facebook.com/wearefittoplay}, follow us on Instagram {@wearefittoplay} or visit our website at www.fitnessplayground.org.

A playground, a play park, or a play area…no matter how you coin it, one thing’s for sure: it’s a place where physical coordination, strength, and flexibility is developed. Commit to get fit and let us all ignite the fitness revolution! See you there!

For inquiries about exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities, you may contact the following and look for Maddie Castillo:

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Mum Lists: 5 Things I Wish I Had Known Before Becoming A Parent

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Julie Johnson

Having a child is a joy and a completely fulfilling endeavor, but that’s not to say that there aren’t moments, or even entire days, when you wonder if you made the right choice. People will tell you that you shouldn’t have kids until you’re sure you’re ready, but the truth is ~ you’ll never be completely ready. However, knowing what to expect can help, so here are some top things you should know before you decide to become a parent.

The First Few Months are Pure Torture

You are going to love your little one with a fierceness you never expected, but the truth is that life with a newborn is not easy. In fact, it might be the hardest thing you’ll ever do. In addition to keeping this tiny human alive, you’ll also have to learn what each of his cries mean, how to swaddle, how to change a diaper, how to leave the house without forgetting anything important and how to balance your marriage and work life with being a new parent.

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