Lifestyle Health & Family

Like father, like son

Last weekend marked two big events for the men in our households — the NBA finals and Father’s Day. To celebrate, we’re...
By adminfp23 June 18, 2019

The joy of cooking

Baking and cooking kept me occupied and sane when real life was a tale of woe under martial law. It is strange how memories...
By adminfp23 June 18, 2019

My Father’s Day Article

Last Sunday night I decided to write a Father’s Day article for this week. That may be the reason why I had the weirdest dream...
By adminfp23 June 12, 2019

A woman for others

Her name is Maria Luisa Chikiamco, Marisa to her family and the outside world, but we, her classmates in St. Scholastica’s...
By adminfp23 June 11, 2019

Beware: Back attack!

MANILA, Philippines — Many of us experience some form of back pain at certain times. It may be the result of a sedentary...
By adminfp23 June 4, 2019

Bringing back GMRC

If you don’t know what it stands for, you must belong to a recent generation, and probably need a big dose of it. GMRC stands...
By adminfp23 June 4, 2019

Rx for thinning hair

Invest in your hair. It is the crown you never take off.” I saw this sign in a Beauty Salon window. To this day, I have not...
By adminfp23 May 28, 2019

Fit Mommas

We look up to our mothers for inspiration in almost all areas of our lives  — our career, our marriage, pregnancies,...
By adminfp23 May 14, 2019

Live in hope

‘Believers do not linger at graveyards. Believers are called to go forth and meet the Living One.’ During the Easter vigil...
By adminfp23 April 30, 2019

The Trouble With Netflix

These days, with my work in temporary limbo, I plead guilty to binge watching. I am usually among the last in my family to try...
By adminfp23 April 23, 2019

Edukasyon

My social media feeds are now showing lots of graduation photos posted by friends. Congratulations to the graduates and their...
By adminfp23 April 10, 2019

Reading Michelle Obama

Reading the book is also to fall in love again with Barack Obama, this time no longer as the handsome, brilliant and charismatic...
By adminfp23 April 9, 2019

Glamping in Tublay

It has been almost a year since the Quest for Love was launched. Since its inception, it attracted 128 applicants...
By adminfp23 April 9, 2019

Save those seeds

The initiative to collect fruit seeds and plant them is novel and it is vital to the preservation of life on the planet. You...
By adminfp23 April 7, 2019

Quarterly Assessments

Several years ago I was watching a very heated Ateneo-La Salle basketball game at a sports café. During the quarter break a...
By adminfp23 April 5, 2019

Good morning, Yesterday

The thing about reminiscing is, one memory triggers another and before you know it, you are in another era, another time...
By adminfp23 March 26, 2019

Food, legacy and memories

It was supposed to be a food trip, triggered by an item on Facebook by Milou Locsin von Einsiedel, our classmate from Silay,...
By adminfp23 March 24, 2019