Husband and the boys went to Pangasinan last weekend. The children climbed trees, rode bikes, and caught fish. Husband relayed that they ate under the tree and only went inside their small kubo to wash and sleep. The next day before they left for Manila, they again stayed most of the day outdoors. No wonder they smelled amoy-araw. Yes, even my 2 1/2 years old boy smelled amoy-araw already when left for too long under the sun.
Now that summer has officially kicked in, surely this familiar scent wafting through the air when the boys come in for an afternoon of play is set to fill the house. I guess our toddler could avoid such foul smell with some of these tips: