Antonette is a Girly Boymom of 2, a Dogmom of 3 and a wife of a hard-working husband in the medical field. Born in Detroit and raised in the "Burbs" they now reside in Macomb Township where they love to update their sweet, sweet home little by little for 10 years now. She was a SAHM-Socially Active Home Mom- due to the Pandemic. But then worked for a children's charity organization for over a year where she found her Philanthropy passion for the non-profit world! With that she has worked in Retail Management for a number of years from High-End Fashion to Home Decor! You can say “This Filipina Mama has a Sense of Style”! When she’s not having fun with her boys, you will find her volunteering at church or Instablogging @quaityofwifeandboys. Here, she shares Filipino Recipes, Kid Stuff, Fashion-Forward Reels and anything and everything about being MOM! She also loves to sing and dance! You’ll always find her wearing some sort of Pink and drinking a Latte! There's also a momprenuer bug inside this non-stop Filipina! She is a freelance writer/content creator for various businesses and publications. She is here to help your business or non-profit organization!
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The Best and Worst Day of My Life: A Firstborn’s Birth Story

“STOP, I can’t breathe! NO! I can't lay down! PLEASE, don’t make me lay down, I can’t do this right now!” This is what I wanted to forget about my firstborn’s birth story. But...

Being 40: The Good and The Bad

There is nothing better than netflixing and noshing on Christmas break. Yes, there were kids to be fed, a husband in need of some love, dogs to be let out, and plants to be...

Giving Back + Volunteering: Teaching Your Kids the Importance

We are in the season of giving! Throughout the year, we work hard, so the holidays are a wonderful time when we can slow down and start thinking about how grateful we are and...
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National Cocoa Day: The Best Local Hot Chocolate In + Around Detroit

You had me at CHOCOLATE! National Cocoa Day is today, December 13th. If it were up to chocolate lovers, however, National Cocoa Day would be every day. Today, we will celebrate the wonderful, smooth,...

Let’s Celebrate Filipino American History Month

Did you know that October is Filipino American History Month? Let me tell you why I celebrate it and why this month is Filipino American History Month. Also, I'll tell you how YOU can...
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Five Must-Visit Fashion Boutiques In + Around Detroit

It’s looking a lot like summer in the D. Thank goodness Detroit Moms, because with the April we had (snow galore), I thought I would have to keep our winter wardrobe still lingering “just...
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Easy Ways to Celebrate National Sister’s Day

“Hey Sis, no, not you! I'm talking to my other sis. Nope! Not you either!” Sunday is National Sister's Day, and I am the youngest of four girls--ahem, I mean women--with no brothers! So,...

Detroit Mom’s Travel Series: Manistee

Growing up in the mitten, I hate to admit it, but I thought a great vacation was traveling to the beautiful state of Florida or the glamorous state of California--not my own home state...
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Worry-Free Gift Ideas for Father’s Day

Who remembers Detroit River Days? I certainly do! The fun-filled, action-packed festival right along the Detroit Riverfront always landed the weekend of Father’s Day! Our family loved to take the boys' grandfather almost every...
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5 Beauty and Skincare Routines to Update for Spring

Picture this: The fresh, warm air on your beautiful face. The hot sun beating down on you and the children running around in circles at the park laughing and playing. SPRING in Detroit. It’s...