Planning for my wedding in 2005 was one of the most exciting, challenging and meticulous tasks I...
During pre-colonial times, a traditional Filipino wedding lasted for three days. It culminated with...
Ang sumusunod ay ang mga basic requirements na hinihingi at the start of the school year. Kung ilan...
They’re stars and matinee idols in their own right, but put them all together to perform fun...
The moment I realized I was pregnant, one of the things I was so excited to do was to shop for the...
In this age of shampoo commercials featuring digitally-animated hair, it has become a mortal sin to...

Isang preschool teacher si Lara (Alonzo) na namatayan ng almost perfect na asawa, si Oliver (Ramsay). Limang buwan pa lamang silang kasal nang bawian ng buhay si Oliver dahil sa aneurysm. Seven months after his death, hirap pa ring maka-move on si Lara. Sa pagkamatay ni Oliver, may mga naiwang...

They’re stars and matinee idols in their own right, but put them all together to perform fun, rollicking numbers and you get must-see TV that is guaranteed to entertain everyone fromcthe age of 2 to 92!

Nasa peak ng kanyang career sa corporate world si Joyce (Dizon) nang malaman niyang mayroon siyang terminal cancer and has barely three months to live. Nag-resign upang i-maximize ang natititrang panahon sa buhay niya --- sa pamamagitan ng pag-accomplish ng 100 things to do before she dies.

Unang nakita ng ating mga kababayang nasa Pilipinas ang maamo at gwapong mukha ni SAM MILBY sa isang toothpaste commercial. Pero nang sumali siya sa Pinoy Big Brother (PBB) sa ABS-CBN, doon nagsimula ang kanyang instant na pagsikat. Sa gabi-gabing panonood ng mga fans ng naturang show, hindi...

Found this on yahoo today. Must admit, I''m always clueless when it comes to resume writing. And even though my line of expertise and the jobs I''ve held in the past rarely require me to submit a resume, panic still overwhelms me each time I am asked to submit one. Anyway,...

Whether you plan on having a civil or a church wedding, the Marriage License is a requirement in getting married in the Philippines. Application for the license can be secured at the local Civil Registry from the city, town or municipality where either the bride or groom resides. Your personal...

We recently hired a new yaya. She’s quite young. In fact, she just graduated from elementary a year ago. Habang nagpapakwento ako sa kanya ng buhay niya, I learned that she graduated with honors. Sa mga pagkakataong iniiwan ko ang anak ko sa kanya, I hear her reading books to my child. At...

I used to be the type who’d plan ahead and buy gifts months before a special occasion. Back when I was single, I’d go Christmas shopping as early as August. If I’m too busy and end up buying by the beginning of September, I get stressed out. I feel like I’m already panic-...

I went to a bazaar last week. While on the road, I texted my husband that I decided to visit the bazaar he told me about a few nights ago. He didn't reply. I assumed he was busy with office work. 

The Philippines is located in the Pacific Ring of Fire where almost 90% of the world’s earthquakes occur.  Because of this, it is prudent to have a first aid kid, fire extinguisher, battery-powered radio, flashlight and extra batteries.

1) Prepare your own Typhoon Survival Kit such as this one: How to prepare a typhoon survival kit

2)  Make sure that your car’s gas tank is filled in case you need to use it to evacuate from your home.

3) Close all doors and windows.  As much as possible, stay...

Hurricane Katrina poured 250 millimeters of rain over New Orleans in 2005 with catastrophic results… but compare this to Typhoon Ondoy (international code name: Ketsana), which dumped a record 455 millimeters of rain in Quezon City over a 24-hour period.  As a result, a large portion...

1. Keep the camera out of extreme heat/cold and direct sunlight.  Do not use it in extremely humid or dusty environments.
2. Do not point the camera at strong light sources for a prolonged time to avoid ruining the sensor.
3. Turn off the camera before...

 

There are days when I just want to give in to my craving for junk foods. Never mind the cholesterol they’d be giving me. The following is a list of what I usually buy whenever I need that unhealthy-food-fix.

 

10. Piattos Sour Cream Flavor by Jack and Jill...

The Philippines is known as the texting capital of the world, which means our phones take a beating daily.  Here are some tips to ensure that your phones will stay in tip-top shape longer.

1. Keep your phones away from direct sunlight, extreme cold/heat and moisture. 

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Help your hardware last longer and make sure your software runs more efficiently using these great tips.

1.  Uninstall any programs that you do not use any more to clear up hard disk space.  Do not delete any program you do not recognize because this might be a program or...

1. Keep the camera out of extreme heat/cold and direct sunlight.  Do not use it in extremely humid or dusty environments.

2. Do not point the camera at strong light sources for a prolonged time to avoid ruining the sensor.

3. Turn off the camera before...

After finishing both the Beginner and Intermediate Bible Reading Plans, you would be entering your third month of your daily Bible-reading routine.  At this point, you are now ready for a reading plan that would take you through every book of the Bible.  This particular plan covers at...

Romy’s best friend Gerald Garcia’s wife Emily gave birth yesterday at The Medical City. We went to visit them right after giving Aliya her morning bath. Chatting with Emily and watching her fresh out of the delivery room made me remember what I myself went through when I gave birth...

If you’ve ever had a dream or set a goal for yourself, you probably have experienced failure at one point or another. For many, going through failure is enough for them to give up and settle right where they are. What they don’t understand is failure isn’t necessarily a dead...

Yes, for your first year of reading the Bible, it might take you more than 365 days to cover all of the chapters from Genesis to Exodus, given that you went through several preliminary reading plans.

But congratulations, you made it this far.  By now, taking time out to read...