Cebu Lifestyle Archive

Title Column\Author Date Published
Contemporary Chinese Dining

My childhood memories of Chinese food began around our ancestral home in Parian.

By Dr. Nestor Alonso II November 3, 2017 - 12:00am
Candy Fruit Popsicle


By Colleen Riley November 3, 2017 - 12:00am
Things to Do with Leftover Halloween Candies

Halloween called for jack-o-lanterns, costumes and, of course, candies. Enjoying a few snacks after trick-or-treating is part of the holiday fun. But when it all wears off, there may be a massive amount of sweets left– which can be temptating for both children and adults.

By Megan Stein November 3, 2017 - 12:00am
Things you should never say to a depressed person

I felt a tinge of sadness upon learning that the younger brother of a popular young actress committed suicide due to depression.

LIFE'S ESSENCE By Katherine R. Oyson November 2, 2017 - 12:00am
Cemetery Art

Everyone perhaps has the inner urge to know one’s ancestors and the kind of lives they lived. The interest would oftentimes entail visits to cemeteries. And if one is a keen observer, the cemetery is a whole world more than family history.

By Rufino Rios November 2, 2017 - 12:00am
William Shakespeare’s Final Resting Place

William Shakespeare was in fact Edward de Vere, the 17th Earl of Oxford, and was buried in Westminster Abbey, not the Holy Trinity Church in Stratford-upon-Avon, according to a scholar who is the grandson of the novelist Evelyn Waugh.

By Dalya Alberge November 2, 2017 - 12:00am
“The Odyssey”

In the winter of 2011, 81-year-old retired college professor and mathematician Jay Mendelsohn enrolled in Classics 125: The Odyssey of Homer, an undergraduate seminar taught by his son, Daniel, at Bard College. In this insightful, tender book, the younger Mendelsohn gracefully marries literary criticism and memoir to describe how that class launched an intellectual and personal journey that becomes one of profound discovery for both men.

BOOK REVIEW By Daniel Mendelsohn November 2, 2017 - 12:00am
November Birthday Celebrators & Celebrations

Greetings! And birthday wishes to all November-born celebrators. May God bless you all with good health and wealth!

PEOPLE . . . PLACES November 2, 2017 - 12:00am
Good Grief

Perhaps the biggest popular preoccupation of the modern time is the internet – lately, the social media in particular. The social media is a very convenient and effective tool for reinventing reality. Well, yes, it is still largely ‘reality’ that people share on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram but often it is tweaked or embellished reality.

By Marlon Avila November 1, 2017 - 12:00am
Dealing with Someone in Mourning

If you’re dealing with people experiencing grief, you can make their journey a little easier along the way.

By Sarah Parmenter November 1, 2017 - 12:00am