Soulful Thoughts of Rachel

This is my life. It is my one time to be me. I want to experience every good thing. ~ Maya Angelou

Mother’s Day Surprise

A mother’s love is so strong that it brings joy to everyone’s heart. A mother’s hug can bring warmth and comfort. A mother teaches her children values that help them develop into better individuals. She always thinks of her children before herself. She touches the lives of the people around her in more ways than […]

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Happy Hearts Day!

Sorry for the late greeting. As they say, better late than never. Hope you had a nice Valentine’s Day. I was busy yesterday morning preparing small Valentine’s Day gifts for Yohan’s classmates and teachers. For his classmates, I bought individually foil wrapped cookies. For his teachers, I used heart-shaped foil baking cups and filled them […]

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Books as Gifts

I bought several Childen’s books last weekend. I plan to give them to my niece and nephews for Christmas. I believe that books are wonderful gifts. They are perfect for any occasion. Giving books to young children will help them appreciate books at an early age. It will encourage them to become wide readers and […]

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Black cashmere sweater

The climate is getting colder as December approaches. I noticed that it’s getting colder during the early mornings and evenings. I don’t use the air-conditioner as often as I used to. I also brought out some of my sweaters and jackets. I prefer cashmere sweaters because they feel light and comfortable on the body. I […]

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Shopping for Christmas

The next special occasion after Halloween is Christmas. There are only 52 days to go before Christmas. With the season of giving just around the corner, it’s about time that you finalize your Christmas list. It’s time to shop for gifts and look for great bargains to save some money. If you find yourself a […]

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Buying Christmas gifts

I often hear the Christmas countdown on the radio. Today I was surprised to hear that it’s only 60 more days before Christmas. I should take time to do more Christmas shopping. I bought a couple of toys already for my nephews and nieces. I had them wrapped in advance.  I already have gifts for […]

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Gift for Grandma

Tomorrow is the 90th birthday celebration of hubby’s grandmother. It’s a big gathering of family and friends. Ninety years is an amazing milestone worth celebrating.  My little boy prepared a short recitation dedicated to his grandmother.  As one of our gifts, we bought a sign frame with the celebrant’s picture and printed words saying “Celebrating […]

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Memorable Gifts

It’s always touching to receive gifts during special occasions. The thought is more important than the value of the gift. I really appreciate gifts with personal touches because it means that the person took time to make the gift extra special. A personalized gift is something that the recipient will surely appreciate. Customized gifts are […]

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Upcoming Christening

I received an invitation from the driver of our school service. It’s an invitation to the Christening of his first born son this coming 3rd week of November. The Christian sacrament of baptizing and naming a baby is considered as a very important occasion for Catholic families. I’m touched that he invited my family to this […]

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Valuable Savings on Wholesale T-shirts

I like wearing t-shirts because they are comfortable and go well with jeans. I always buy t-shirts because they are perfect for casual wear. In buying t-shirts, I always think of comfort but I also take into consideration design. You can still look chic wearing just t-shirt and jeans. I always make sure I buy […]

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