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Hot-air balloon centerpiece for summer parties

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With summer fast approaching, sunny skies and bright colors come to mind. Create something unique that will bring the spirit of fun and giggles to your family and friends—like a hot-air balloon centerpiece!

Posted: February 27th, 2013 in Arts and Books,Headlines | Read More »

In love with calligraphy


Fozzy Castro-Dayrit has always been fascinated with letters and writing. “Arts and letters and words have always been my outlet and my source of happiness. I was one of those kids who had every color of pen possible in an impossibly crammed pencil case.” In high school, classmates would ask her to write their names on their binders and notebooks, using her different styles. “I liked drawing fat letters and skinny ones and swirly ones,” Fozzy said.

Posted: February 16th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

Thread ‘n’ paper


Twenty-nine-year-old Mikko Sumulong of I Try DIY grew up in a crafty home. Her mom loved making crafts, and it was only natural for Mikko to follow in her mom’s footsteps.

Posted: February 16th, 2013 in Featured Gallery,Headlines,Photos & Videos,Super | Read More »

My life as a gentleman farmer ‘kuno’


There are several kinds of farmers. The common types are the poor ones you often see plowing the fields using their carabaos. He’s the rural, do-it-yourself farmer. If he does not farm, his family will starve.

Posted: October 7th, 2012 in Columns,Featured Columns,Headlines,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

US prison inmates raise rare frogs, butterflies


Taylor Davis has dedicated himself to saving endangered Oregon spotted frogs. He spends hours each day tending to eggs or doting on tadpoles, feeding, nurturing and meticulously recording their development.

Posted: September 23rd, 2012 in Lifestyle Stories | Read More »