Chito Miranda lauds stay-at-home moms like Neri Naig during quarantine | Inquirer Entertainment

Chito Miranda lauds stay-at-home moms like Neri Naig during quarantine

/ 01:13 PM May 15, 2020
Chito Miranda and Neri Naig

Chito Miranda (left), Neri Naig and their son Miggy (Image: Instagram/@chitomirandajr)

Musician Chito Miranda has found time to appreciate stay-at-home moms, especially his wife, actress Neri Naig, during this time of quarantine brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

The frontman of the rock band Parokya ni Edgar talked about some of his realizations during this lockdown via his Instagram post yesterday, May 14. Accompanying Miranda’s message of appreciation is a photo of Naig and their son Miggy’s bonding moment while baking at home.


“One thing na na-realize ko during this lockdown is sobrang hirap pala talaga ng ginagawa ni Neri bilang [stay-at-home] mom (One thing I realized during this lockdown is that what Neri does as a stay-at-home mom is indeed very difficult),” Miranda said.

Miranda added that he loves spending time at home with his son, especially now that he is in a “long break from work” as a performer.


“Pero I must admit, sooobrang nakakapagod pala talaga makipag-sabayan kay Miggy day in, day out,” he said. “[Iisa] pa lang sya nyan a!”

(But I must admit, it is very exhausting to keep up with Miggy day in [and] day out. And there is just one of him.)

The singer-songwriter expressed that “Neri makes it look so easy” despite the fact that the actress has work and deadlines to meet in addition to the household chores such as cooking and gardening.

“Kaya ngayon, lahat ng pwede ko ibawi, ginagawa ko,” he said. “Gusto ko makapag-nap [siya] tuwing may chance. Gusto ko nagkakaroon sya ng ‘me time’ whenever possible. Pinagsisilbihan ko din [siya] hangga’t maaari.”

(So now, everything I can do to give back, I do it. I want her to catch a nap when she gets the chance. I want her to have more ‘me time’ whenever possible. I serve her whenever I can.)

Miranda stated that he has developed a better understanding of and a deeper appreciation for what Naig does. He also salutes all the moms and all mom-figures taking care of others.

Naig showed how she and her little “helpers” made homemade pandesals while the enhanced community quarantine is still in place in their area, as seen on her Instagram post on May 12.


“More bonding time with our family. Maraming pwedeng gawin sa bahay na sama sama kayong gumagawa (There are plenty of things that people can do at home if you work together),” Naig said.

Aside from tending to her vegetable garden and taking care of their child, Naig has also been busy contributing to COVID-19 relief efforts by distributing food and face shields to frontliners.  /ra


Korina Sanchez’s quarantine weight loss routine: Exercise, lots of water, 8 hours sleep

Andi Eigenmann urges fellow moms to embrace pregnancy stretch marks

The hottest entertainment news straight to your inbox

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

For more news about the novel coronavirus click here.
What you need to know about Coronavirus.
For more information on COVID-19, call the DOH Hotline: (02) 86517800 local 1149/1150.

The Inquirer Foundation supports our healthcare frontliners and is still accepting cash donations to be deposited at Banco de Oro (BDO) current account #007960018860 or donate through PayMaya using this link .

Read Next
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Chito Miranda, coronavirus, covid-19, Neri Naig, Parokya ni Edgar
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.

Subscribe to our entertainment news

By providing an email address. I agree to the Terms of Use and
acknowledge that I have read the Privacy Policy.

© Copyright 1997-2021 | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.