Motherly Vitori and His Secret Recipe

Posted on Thursday, August 12, 2010 |

"Mothers do extra-ordinary things in their own simple ways."

Motherly duties are not at all my forte. I can take minimal motherly tasks though like doing the dishes (my own but is negotiable) and the laundry (my own and will never change)!

I was home alone the whole day because my Uncle had to go to his friends house and his wife's store. So I had to fend for myself. Cook my own food and take care of his kids. Take note. Take care of his kids and that includes cooking dinner for them. I did not realize that those motherly instincts can resurface at any given time.

"I should've made my life easier by ordering french fries from the nearest McDonalds!"

As soon as the kids arrived from school, they asked me if I know how to cook French Fries and of course I said YES without any hesitation! Time for dinner and my Uncle has not arrived yet, they asked what's for dinner. Hence, I cooked rice, re-fried the fish I found on the fridge, reheated the vegetables and sauteed some Purefoods Corned Beef with Magic Sarap and Star Margarine (Iwas just experimenting.) But the kids liked it or maybe they were left without a choice.

"Gourmet Corned Beef Ingredients"

It did not end there. While watching my daily dose of Magkaribal, I saw my cousin Mitzi working hard on her t-shirt design project. She was meticulously and painstakingly inserting the needle with a thread on the littlest hole on that sequin. So I decided to help her out with the flower and Philippine map painting to save her from doing more mess on her designs.
"Good thing Mitzi did not do the same thing on her hands."

At the end of the day, I smiled at myself because I think I've done a pretty good job! (Applause please!)

"My mother had a great deal of trouble with me, but I think she enjoyed it."-Mark Twain

Vitori Vita


Yani ٩(̾●̮̮̃̾•̃̾)۶◙ said...


Thanks for dropping by!

Yup, you definitely deserve a round of applause for a job well done for that day!

And yes, I agree, mothers indeed do extra-ordinary things in their own simple ways!

Happy Thursday hun!

Vitori Thinks said...

Thanks Yani!!! =) My pleasure... =)

Cio said...

Good job mr.Vitori! Glad the kids seem to be nice & polite.

Ex Jason said...

Naks pwede na mag asawa. =P

Thanks sa pagbisita. Wala ka ba talagang follow button o hindi ko lang mahanap? lol.

my-so-called-Quest said...

buti di makukulit ang mga kids. hehe
matry nga yang lutong yan pero lagyan ko naman ng fries. hmmmmmm. hehhe

terry said...

good job future motha! ;)

Vitori Thinks said...

@Cio: hahaha! Thank you! With emphasis on Mister... =) Yah! I'm a very scary creature when I get mad... So I think they dint wanna see that... HAHAHA!

@Ex Jason: pwede ng maging yaya! hahaha! sure sure... ganda nga ng mga blog nyo eh... may follow button ako... di ko pa na -unleash! =))

@my-so-called-Quest: buti nalang talga nakikinig naman sila saken... amateur cooking contest lang yang recipe ko... HAHAHA! I experimented on it coz it worked on eggs... thought it might work on corned beef too... HAHAHA! =)

jemina said...

Oh GOSH, how I LOVE your post
As a mother of 2 children I am really touched by your wonderfully woven words, and that reminds me that we had Mc Donald's for dinner. It was such a treat for the children as we try not to eat fast food all the time, but a mama needs her break once in a while right? :))

and I would like to say thank you so very much for your kind words, I am humbled and honoured

I hope we can keep in touch and I wish you the most wonderful weekend

Love Love Love
Jemina, xoxo

Werooh said...

Thanks for following!

Becca said...

It's always interesting to get thrown into a situation watching little ones. It shows you what you're made of, and in my case that you aren't quite ready to be a mom yet!

Vitori Thinks said...

@jemina: I agree with Moms having a break once in a while... Like doing everything for the kids... =) and you truly deserved those kind words... honestly... I will surely keep in touch... =) and I hope you had a fabulous weekend... =)

@weerooh: you are always welcome please feel free to follow me back... =)

@becca: hahaha! =) I know... I don't even know if I will ever be ready for such a nice task... =)

Mac Callister said...

clap clap cla!

good job haha!

Morning Cloak said...

Sounds like you did an excellent job!

Vitori Thinks said...

@Mac Callister: Thanks for dropping a comment on my blog... =_

@Morning Cloak: Thank you so much too... You made it sound like I won Miss Universe... =)

Emma said...

sounds like a good job to me, congrats to you!


Anonymous said...

Good job!
Haha, I really enjoyed reading this. I love kids.
Have a good week.


jamie-lee said...

I think I would've been petrified if I had to take care of little kids, so sounds like you did well! x

My Republic of Fashion said...

Great job, especially where small children come into the equation! That picture of the 2 pigs is so random, I love it!! Thanks for your comment on my blog.:)SarahD

Jade "Purple" Brown said...

sounds like you will always have motherly instincts, great job!

Vitori Thinks said...

@emma: thank you.. I had fun too...

@tywo: i hope you'll have a fun week ahead.... =)

@jamie-lee: yes... the thought petrifies me... but good thing the kids cooperated... =)

@my republic of Fashion: Im glad you had fun... =) So random it makes us laugh... =)

@jade brown: i know right? hahaha! well.. it comes out naturally..

@everyone: thanks for dropping some comments on my blog... you guys keep me going... =)

Jen said...

Mothers... what would we do without them?? ;-)

Happy Weekend Friend!

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