Our First Ever Mommy Mundo World: A Huge Success!

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Mommy Mundo World: The Ultimate Mom Resource Destination

As the first multi-platform resource for moms in the Philippines, Mommy Mundo put out all the stops as we launched our new major offering to our mommy community last February 16-17, at The Fifth, Rockwell R5, Powerplant Mall.

Way beyond being just a bazaar, Mommy Mundo World was the place to be for expectant parents and young moms and dads looking for the right information and support to guide them through intentional parenthood.

With over 100 vendors, parenting support and services, the weekend was jam-packed with the best mom and baby finds and family essentials, relevant talks and parent-focused enterprises, especially homegrown mompreneurships that Mommy Mundo World made sure to shine the light on.

Highlights

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Baby Sleep Talk by Ria Campos of @himbing.ph opened Saturday’s program

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Barre Workout with @physique57manila got our moms energized!

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Jane Kingsu-Cheng, Digital Publisher for Manila Bulletin & Moms & Babies with Janice Villanueva, CEO and Founder, Mommy Mundo

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Interactive Storytelling Adventures with Lesley Lina of Make Believe Productions – our kids were game and so were the kids at heart!

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Dad Talk by Life Coach JJ Yulo with Dadvocacy Panel: JR Santiago, Ian Monsod, Gary Villanueva, Simon Villalon and Franco Chan; sharing interesting Dad insights on raising their children.

We also launched Mommy Mundo’s partner Dad Community, DadBudsPH!

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We gained so much learnings from Kit Llamas of People Acuity who gave a talk on the importance of Shifting Up Your Family.

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Alexa Uichico Gutierrez launched Shop Laya at Mommy Mundo World with a dreamy collection fashion show.

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Our Mommy Mundo provincial partners graced the event to show their full support of Mommy Mundo World [L-R] Phatrecia Mendoza from Baguio, CJoy Sy from Cebu, Sheryn Alvarez from Davao, Mommy Mundo founder & CEO Janice Villanueva, Jasmin Ong from Negros, Helen Uy and Cristina Maagad from CDO.

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Life and South mompreneurs with Sheila Catilo and friends.

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It was so inspiring to see @BestBuddies_ph Executive Director Mish Aventajado in action. She also gave a talk on Furthering Inclusions Through Friendship.

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We had a brave, funny and eye-opening discussion on Dating a Single Parent with Gabe Mercado, Grace de Castro and Eliza Santiago.

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Our Kids’ Play Area was courtesy of @onehundredwaysph who officially launched their brand at Mommy Mundo World.

Other talks and activities were: Samba Baby by Denise Gonzales, Why You Should Read Adarna by Teacher Ani Almario of Adarna House, Homeschool FAQs in 30 Minutes by Donna Pangilinan-Simpao, “Masturdating” Book Launch by Kimi Lu, Spark Joy PH by KonMari Consultant, Christine Dychiao, a Creative Workshop by Craft MNL, Why Montessori Pedagogy is the Best Method to Teach Kids by Kathleen Coquico, of Macquarie Preparatory School, and a Kindermusik Musical Segment by Teacher Jeannie Castillo (seen below).

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Education rockstars (L-R) Ani Almario, Donna Pangilinan Simpao, Tina Zamora, Janice Villanueva, Joy & Edric Mendoza

Amenities

Among the many cool amenities found in Mommy Mundo World, was a Mom Lounge exclusive to passport holders, a first-ever Dad Lounge for Dad Communities and Dad Bloggers where they had a cozy seating area, video games, board games and even craft beer! We had our first-ever Quiet Room for Babies by Incy Rooms with soft music, pillows and throw blankets as well as stroller parking. We also had a Food Market by Pinoy Eats World.

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Our first-ever Dad Lounge kept Daddies chill and happy to hang out!

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Our beautiful and relaxing first-ever Quiet Room for Babies by Incy Rooms.

Our Sponsors and Partners

We would like to thank our Co-Presentors Baby Dove and PLDT Home Fiber, and our Vendors and Partners for helping to make us the biggest mom resource event this 2019!

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Thanks too to our Official Media Partners, InqPOP!/INQNET, Manila Bulletin, Moms & Babies, Little Big Day (LBD) by Jason Magbanua, newlyweds@work and Our Awesome Planet.

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Thank you to our supportive community of mothers who continue to share their wisdom, skills and #mompowerment.

Next Up! Mommy Mundo World: Kids’ Activities and Family Travel

Don’t miss Mommy Mundo World 2 on March 16-17 at the Powerplant Mall, this time centering on kids’ activities and family travel. Mark the dates!

Be sure to check our website and follow Mommy Mundo on FB, IG and Twitter for more updates on all things mommy!

*Photos by RJ Dancel and Spark Studio