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Day 4 of PH Vacation. Interview and Ocular

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This post is first of my PH vacation series:

Day 0 of PH Vacation. Valentine's Day at Vancouver International AirportDay 1 of PH Vacation. Time with FamilyDay 2 of PH Vacation. Confirmation and Time with FriendsDay 3 of PH Vacation. ErrandsDay 4 of PH Vacation. Interview and OcularDay 5 of PH Vacation. High School FriendsDay 6 and 7 of PH Vacation. Jomar's HometownDay 8 of PH Vacation. Food and Pre-Cana SeminarDay 9 of PH Vacation. Last Day
It's our 4th day in Manila and this is my 5th blog post about our vacation. The agenda for today are the following:
Interview with the priest at Manila Cathedral.Ocular and food tasting at Bayleaf IntramurosPotluck dinner with friends in Linden Suites Morning at Intramuros We're awake by 4:00 am again. Jet lag is real and we're off to Intramuros by 6:00 am.
Breakfast at Jollibee Our first goal is to have breakfast at Jollibee. This is our 1800-calorie breakfast. We didn't eat the extra rice from the 2-pc chicken but Jomar gave…

Day 3 of PH Vacation. Errands

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This post is first of my PH vacation series:

Day 0 of PH Vacation. Valentine's Day at Vancouver International AirportDay 1 of PH Vacation. Time with FamilyDay 2 of PH Vacation. Confirmation and Time with FriendsDay 3 of PH Vacation. ErrandsDay 4 of PH Vacation. Interview and OcularDay 5 of PH Vacation. High School FriendsDay 6 and 7 of PH Vacation. Jomar's HometownDay 8 of PH Vacation. Food and Pre-Cana SeminarDay 9 of PH Vacation. Last Day
This is the 4th blog post of my Philippine vacation last February and it's describing our 3rd day back in Manila. It's Monday, February 18. Because jet lag is real, we were already awake at 5:00 in the morning. The agenda for the day is quite boring.

Go to Tita Mimi (our seamstress and designer) in MuntinlupaGo to Pioneer to get the property title of the condominium.Go to Ortigas to withdraw money from our stocks account. Good morning! Tita Mimi is referred to us by Ms. Myna and she lived all the way in Muntinlupa which will be a chal…

How to get the Sacrament of Confirmation in Manila quickly?

Jomar and I have not yet received the Sacrament of Confirmation which is a requirement to receive the Sacrament of Holy Matrimony.

At the recommendation of Manila Cathedral, we looked at both Quiapo Church and National Shrine of Saint Michael and the Archangels (NSSMA).

We decided to go to NSSMA for confirmation the day after we arrived from Canada.

What to prepare?Bring the original and a photocopy of your Baptismal CertificateWear a white shirt with a collarBe ready to donate Php 650.00Talk to friends to be your Ninong and Ninang (Godparents) and yes, you need a pair. What to expect? We arrived there at 7:30 am because jetlag is real and we were awake by 4:00 am. There were around 13 people waiting. At 7:45 am, the security guard started giving out forms which we had to complete. Then, at around 8:00 am, he started giving out numbers. Later on, they started giving both the form and number at the same time.
The office opened shortly after 8:00 am. Confirmation candidates enter by num…

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