LSGH Undergraduates’ Recognition Ceremonies for School Year 2014-2015

Last Friday, June 26, 2015, we attended the LSGH Undergraduates’ Recognition Ceremonies for school year 2014-2015 at the Brother Rafael Donato Center for Performing Arts at LSGH. Our son Justin was one of the Grade 3 awardees.

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Justin received a bronze medal for being the Top 3 student of his batch. He also received two subject medals: a silver medal for Math and a bronze medal for Science.

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We’re so proud of you, son! Keep up the good work! Thank you, Lord, for these blessings!

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Gala Uniform

Last Friday, LSGH celebrated the Mass of the Holy Spirit. Grades 4 to 6 pupils were required to come to school wearing their gala uniform. According to the Pupil Handbook, the gala uniform should be worn on formal assemblies. The gala uniform consists of the following: green long-sleeved polo shirt with the school patch sewn on the left side or left pocket, any color of necktie, black pants, black socks and black leather shoes.

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Here is my son wearing his gala uniform for the first time. He wasn’t really keen on having his picture taken as he was preoccupied with the TV show he was watching that time. I still think he looks dapper here. Agree?

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Product Review: Moringa-O2 Malunggay Herbal Shampoo and Herbal Conditioner with Argan Oil

I started using Moringa-O2 Malunggay Herbal Shampoo and Herbal Conditioner with Argan Oil last month. I first bought the shampoo at Robinsons Supermarket and later purchased the conditioner at Watsons (because it wasn’t available in the supermarket that time). That’s when I noticed the price difference between these products in the two stores, Php162.00 at Robinsons Supermarket and Php180.00 at Watsons.

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Moringa-O2 Malunggay Herbal Shampoo and Herbal Conditioner with Argan Oil (200 ml)

Product Ingredients
Both products contain Malunggay (Moringa), Olive, Omega (Sunflower) and Argan oils. Argan oils are rich in anti-oxidants, vitamins (A, C, D, E and B-complex), essential fatty acids (Omega 6 and Omega 9), calcium and other minerals.

Product Description
Moringa-O2 Malunggay Herbal Shampoo with Argan Oil is an anti-hairfall and revitalizing shampoo. It claims to minimize hairfall, provide gentle cleansing, strengthen hair, stimulate hair growth, and moisturize and soften hair.

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Aside from its anti-hairfall, revitalizing and smoothening properties, Moringa-O2 Malunggay Herbal Conditioner with Argan Oil promises to soften and strengthen hair, make hair more manageable and seal in moisture for healthy hair.

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How to Use
Apply Moringa-O2 Malunggay Herbal Shampoo with Argan Oil on wet hair, massage the scalp, then rinse. Follow with Moringa-O2 Malunggay Herbal Conditioner with Argan Oil, then rinse hair again.

My Experience
I love the sweet, fruity scent of these Moringga- O2 products. Only a faint scent is left after the hair dries, however. My hair is manageable after shampooing, but it is smoother and softer when the conditioner is used. Also, when I use both shampoo and conditioner, my hair looks good in the morning when I wake up. I also notice less hair on the floor every day, which means that that these products effectively minimize hairfall. Overall, I’m satisfied with these products, and I’m going to use them for a long time.

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Four Ways to Get Ahead in School

School has gotten harder and more competitive than ever before, and students need all the help they can get. Microsoft understands this, so together with its partners, the company launched various promos to make Windows devices more affordable and accessible. These gadgets will enable students to quickly accomplish school requirements, learn more, collaborate, and get ahead in the classroom and beyond.

1. Aspire Switch Device + an Instax Mini 8 Camera

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Acer is giving away an Instax Mini 8 camera for free for every purchase of any Aspire Switch 2-in-1 device. Acer’s Aspire Switch line comes in various screen sizes and colors. This bundle is perfect for students who like to explore their skills in photography and get their schoolwork done with ease. Promo runs from May 25 to June 30, 2015. For more details, go to www.facebook.com/AcerPH.

2. ASUS Laptop/2-in-1 + Quicksilver Backpack

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Aside from rolling out discounts on select Windows devices, ASUS is also giving away a free Quicksilver backpack worth Php1,990 to Php2,990. Buyers can select from a wide array of devices including regular notebooks, 2-in-1s, and multimedia laptops. Promo runs until June 30. Visit www.facebook.com/ASUSph for complete promo details.

3. Acer Iconia W1 2-in-1 Netbook + Smart Bro 4G Pocket Wi-Fi

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Get a FREE Smart Bro 4G Pocket Wi-Fi when you buy an Acer Iconia W1 2-in-1 netbook. This bundle is ideal for those who are constantly browsing the Web. Promo runs from May 15 to June 15, 2015. Go to www.facebook.com/AcerPH to learn more.

4. SMART’s Gadget Plus Plan

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Microsoft, in partnership with SMART, created gadget plans with ultrafast 4G Pocket WiFi from Smart Bro. The Gadget Plus Plans, which start at Plan 799 up to Plan 1,299, are as follows:
• HP Stream with two-year Office 365 subscription plus 4G Pocket WiFi
• Acer Iconia W1 with free pre-installed Office 365 plus 4G Pocket WiFi
• Acer Aspire Switch 10 with free pre-installed Office 365 plus 4G Pocket WiFi
• Asus T100 with pre-installed Office Home and Student 2013 plus 4G Pocket WiFi

For more information about the Gadget Plus Plans, visit www.smart.com.ph.

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First Day of 4th Grade

Last Monday, June 8, was our son’s first day in school. He is now officially a 4th grader. How time flies! To be honest, we aren’t ready for school yet, and if he had his way, our son would have wanted to extend his summer vacation.

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Going down for his school service with his crisp uniform, fairly new black shoes and school backpack

He has grown bigger and taller, so we had to buy him new uniforms. He didn’t bring his Hawk trolley bag to school last Monday as they were asked to bring a small bag only for the entire week, hence, the backpack.

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I went with him to class that day to see his new classroom, to meet his new homeroom adviser and to take a mandatory first-day-of-school photo inside the classroom.

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He was excited to go to school to see his classmates and friends but a bit apprehensive about their new teachers. He was hoping to have teachers who are not so strict. They will be meeting all of their subject teachers today and will be following their official class schedule starting next Monday.

As Grade 4 students, they are now being trained to be independent. They now have their snacks and lunch at the school canteen, but he hasn’t been able to eat properly in school since Day 1 due to lack of time. He also goes home later than 4:00p.m. every day because class dismissal is at 3pm and he still has to wait 40 more minutes before his school service departs.

There will certainly be major adjustments for our son this school year, but I hope that he will adapt quickly to these new changes in his school routine. You can do it, son! Mommy and Daddy are here to help you in any way we can.

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