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Christmas ushers in hope for healing wounds

Claudine Claudio and her mom prepares a special Christmas ensemble for their students this year.

MANILA, Philippines — For Filipinos who have lost their loved ones, celebrating this year’s Christmas will feel different – as it is marked by grief over the loss. But a 25-year old Filipino preschool teacher believes that amid the sadness, the Christmas spirit will help her kababayans find the strength to start the healing process. […]

Posted: December 26th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories,Uncategorized | Read More »

Marvin Agustin’s special partner for ‘pigging-out’ revealed

Marvin Agustin shares how a special partner helps him manage his weight during the holidays.

It’s that time of the year when every Filipino family’s Noche Buena table will be laden with the best prepared holiday meals – a big feast to celebrate the Christmas season.

Posted: December 24th, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Janine Tugonon arrives in Manila

Miss Philippines, Janine Tugonon, stands on stage during the 2012 Miss Universe Pageant at Planet Holywood in Las Vegas, Nevada on December 19, 2012. AFP  / JOE KLAMAR

Janine Tugonon arrived in Manila Saturday after winning the first runner-up spot in the Miss Universe pageant.

Posted: December 22nd, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »

Enjoying, savouring ‘best’ eateries in northern Metro Manila


Filipino dining is not just about enjoying delectable food with your loved ones, but also about savoring the “history, the passionate personalities and stories behind those great dishes.”

Posted: November 27th, 2012 in Food | Read More »

Casiño, Colmenares use personalized barongs for own advocacies

Bayan Muna Partly-list representatives Teddy Casiño

Bayan Muna Partly-list representatives Teddy Casiño and Neri Colmenares on Monday wore personalized barongs to call for the inclusion of their respective advocacies during President Benigno Aquino III’s third State of the Nation Address.

Posted: July 23rd, 2012 in Fashion and Beauty,Lifestyle Stories | Read More »