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

 

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Alam mo yung feeling ng madami kang kinain pero parang hindi ka nabusog? Yung antagal mo sa hapag-kainan, subo ka nang subo pero yung pagkain parang hindi umaabot sa sikmura? 

Yun ang pakiramdam ko matapos kong mapanood ang Baler. 

Ginugol ko ang dalawang oras sa loob ng...

After his successful boxing fight with Miguel Cotto, Producer of Twilight Saga is starting the negotiation with Manny Pacquiao for New Moon 2.

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,...

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...

yun ang text mo sa akin nung unang gabi mo kong dinaanan sa opisina ko. kung saan-saan pa kasi ako nakatingin, pero andun ka na pala sa harap ko. but then, pasensya, first time kong nakita ang kotse mo nun. ang dilim pa ng tint ng mga bintana, kaya malay ko ba namang ikaw yun?

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...

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. Barely 5 minutes at the bazaar, someone said, "Honey." I was surprised to see...

As of September 28, 2009 5:44 pm Philippine time, two days after Typhoon Ondoy poured one month’s worth of rain in six hours over Manila and neighboring provinces, 100 people have been reported dead, 32 missing, five injured and 115,990 individuals have been sent to over 200 evacuation...

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...

In the past decades, an average of 20 typhoons passed through the Philippines annually, but the number has increased to about 25-35 per year – possibly a result of global warming. After Tropical Storm Ondoy assailed Metro Manila with the worst flooding it has seen in 40 years, we should be...

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. 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...

Nuong single pa ako, hindi ako marunong magbukas ng kalan. Hindi ako marunong mag-prito ng itlog, hindi rin ako nagsa-saing. Mga twice a week lang ako maghugas ng plato, at hindi ko pinoproblema kung kailangan nang bumili ng gasul.

Nuong single pa ako, paggising ko may almusal na. Hindi...

Filipinos love Christmas, that’s why the Philippines is said to have the longest Christmas season in the world.  Parols (Christmas lanterns), misa de gallo (dawn mass)and noche buena (Christmas eve dinner) are just some of the things that distinguishes Filipino Christmases.

Whenever our relatives from abroad visit the Philippines, it’s always a sure thing they have pasalubongs for us. In return, we want to give them something to bring with them once they go back to their “second home.” Through the years, they’ve come to look forward to the...

Off the island of Panay. Cited as one of the best beaches in the world by National Geographic. To get there, you can take a 1-hour ride on a commercial plane to Kalibo, then a 2-hour bus ride and a short outrigger boat ride to the island. A faster option is taking a 45-minute ride on a propeller...

I Survived the Killer Quake

I only have one friend who celebrates her birthday on July 16. Aside from that, this day could just pass as an ordinary day for me. Hanggang dumating ang 1991.

Me and my roommates at the UP Baguio Residence Hall (UPBREHA) were already in...

Para sa sa ating either mga breadwinner o magulang na may mga pinapaaral na anak o pamangkin, ang pasukan ay hudyat na naman ng napakaraming paghahanda, requirements, decision-making at mga gastusin. Kaya naman we need all the help, or should I say, the tips we can get para  maging maluwag...

Marami ka bang gamit sa bahay na nakatambak na lang? Marami ka bang tambak na parang wala nang gamit? Gusto mo bang magtipid at maging resourceful when faced with household situations na kelangan ng diskarte? Gusto mo bang ma-impress ang mga kasama mo sa bahay o mga employers mo?

Believe...