Cebu Lifestyle Archive

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Cebuano on centerstage

Romulo “Mulong” Galicano is one of Cebu’s famed portrait and landscape artists.

By Romulo Galicano January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
10 kitchen ingredients that work like medicines

The use of natural ingredients to treat health problems is becoming more and more common with every passing year, and for good reason. Many common kitchen ingredients provide impressive health benefits.

January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Skin republic

I just had my warts removed on my feet.  It has been several days now and I noticed the area to be super itchy! Is this normal?  Can I soak it in hot water?  I can’t stand the itchiness.

By Dr. Jennifer Toledo Tan, MD January 15, 2018 - 12:00am
Home-cooked steak

The celebrations in Cebu continue. The Sinulog season is beginning to sizzle. Different from the recent Christmas and New Year holidays, Cebuanos expect more visitors now since the festivities are specific to Cebu.

By Elena Pena January 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Balikbayan Day, January 13

This year’s celebration of the Fiesta Señor is extra special at Mandani Bay. Cebu’s transformative lifestyle destination, rolls out the red carpet for its “Balikbayan Day” tomorrow, Saturday, January 13, at the Mandani Bay Show Gallery along F. E. Zuellig Avenue, Mandaue City.

January 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Marinades for Grilled Steak

All steaks can benefit from a good marinade, but when grilling less marbled or chewier cuts, like flank or skirt, a marinade can take the meat to another level. Depending on the ingredients, it might help tenderize it to boot.

By Kristin Donnelly January 12, 2018 - 12:00am
A Sampler of Hunan Cuisine

China has 22 provinces (alphabetically listed from Anhui to Zhejiang), five autonomous regions (including Inner Mongolia and Xizang or Tibet), two special administrative regions (Hong Kong and Macau), and four municipalities (Beijing, Chongqing, Shanghai and Tianjin).

By Dr. Nestor Alonso II January 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Luis Borromeo

In the early 1900s, a local variation of the West’s vaudeville was a popular form of entertainment in the Philippines. Called “bodabil,” it was a combination of musical numbers, drama skits and comedy acts.

CEBUANO ON CENTER STAGE By Yasunari Ramon Suarez Taguchi January 12, 2018 - 12:00am
A Holiday Celebration

The Residences at Sheraton Cebu Mactan Resort welcomed the Christmas season with a holiday celebration at their showroom last December 6, with the media and a few select guests present.

PEOPLE PLACES January 11, 2018 - 12:00am
“The Epic City”

Kushanava Choudhury, the child of two scientists from India, spent his childhood moving back and forth between India and the U.S.

BOOK REVIEW By Kushanava Choudhury January 11, 2018 - 12:00am