Cebu Lifestyle Archive

Title Column\Author Date Published
Products to Sell Online

In general, products with good prospects for success are those that fill a certain need or solve a certain problem with customers.

By Elmer Larriba October 25, 2017 - 12:00am
Be kind to yourself

Some people go out of their way to please others in the hope that they will be liked and accepted, and in doing so forget to be kind to themselves. This may be due to their past experiences wherein they were verbally and physically abused, or they were never appreciated, especially by their own family.

LIFE’S ESSENCE By Katherine R. Oyson October 24, 2017 - 12:00am
Revisiting the past at local cemeteries

One may not be limited to archives and extant proofs in learning the history and cultural evolution of a place. One rich source of information on the past are, well, old cemeteries.  A visit to one of these burial places is sure to take one back in time.

By Mildred Subalon October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Recent Sizzles around town

Friends and loved ones gathered on the night of House Deputy Speaker Gwendolyn Pilar Garcia’s 62nd birthday celebration, on October 12, at the Grand Convention Center in Cebu City. Everyone wished her more happiness, good health and peace of mind.

By Mitchelle L. Palaubsanon October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Citizens of Two Worlds

In 1956, Queen Elizabeth, the widow of King Albert I of Belgium, visited Warsaw, Poland, which was then dominated by communist Russia.  A chief of protocol was assigned to accompany Elizabeth to Mass.  On the way there, she asked him, “Are you a Catholic?”

GUIDING LIGHT By Rev. Fr. Benjamin Sim, SJ October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Findinga Job

This month, many thousands of new professionals add to the numbers of the country’s available workforce. These graduates from the various colleges and universities are soon to be looking for jobs. Their search, unfortunately, will not be easy.

POR VIDA By Archie Modequillo October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Thomas Crum and his drum

Thomas Crum was a boy made from blue and orange plasticine, and he lived in a school. Even though he had many good qualities, he had started to lack respect for others. When his Aunt Agatha, a big multi-colored ball of plasticine, gave him a drum for his birthday, he was a nightmare.

KIDSTUFF By Pedro Pablo Sacristán October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
8 habits of considerate people

Philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer once said, “Politeness is to human nature what warmth is to wax.” It’s true. Being kind and considerate softens people and makes them agreeable to your way of thinking.

By Travis Bradberry, Ph.D. October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Reasons for respecting others

Respect is what makes society run smoothly. Respect for fellow humans is necessary for having order and peace. Yet differing ways of viewing things often cause respect for one another to be compromised, as everyone insist that their view is the right one.

By Phylicia Masonheimer October 22, 2017 - 12:00am
Wow, "luyang dilaw"!

In the Philippines, “luya” or ginger is not any special plant around the house.

By Elena Pena October 20, 2017 - 12:00am