Archie Modequillo
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The Pious Journey
by Archie Modequillo - January 13, 2019 - 12:00am
The festive atmosphere in Cebu City is coming to full blast, as both the Fiesta Senor and the Sinulog celebrations have formally begun. Visitors have also started to come. For a week or so, the city becomes a convergence...
The Biggest Fiesta of the Philippines!
by Archie Modequillo - January 10, 2019 - 12:00am
This is a country that has traditionally been famous for its fiestas. These merry celebrations are just part of the nation’s lifestyle. In a generally impoverished country, there seems to be a need for frequent...
The Post-Holiday Syndrome
by Archie Modequillo - January 7, 2019 - 12:00am
The long holidays are over. For sure, most people have had their fill of fun.
The Post-Holiday Cleanup
by Archie Modequillo - January 5, 2019 - 12:00am
The holidays are now over. Even if the festivities are to linger in Cebu for yet almost a month longer – because of the Sinulog – the Christmas tree and the Christmas lights now have to be taken dow...
Fresh start
by Archie Modequillo - December 31, 2018 - 12:00am
There’s a book titled “How to Disappear Completely and Never Be Found,” published in 1997, wherein author Doug Richmond gives suggestions on how to fake one’s death so that one may start again,...
There have been Blessings too
by Archie Modequillo - December 30, 2018 - 12:00am
This year now ending has its generous share of bad things.
Dieting at Christmas
by Archie Modequillo - December 24, 2018 - 12:00am
Once again, that time of the year is here – when the temptation for self-indulgence is hardest to resist. Christmas is not only a time for extra spending; it is time for gaining extra body weight as well. The...
Who is Santa Claus?
by Archie Modequillo - December 18, 2018 - 12:00am
Many people believe that Santa Claus is an American creation. The truth is that America only reworked the imported tradition.
Short Morning Walks for Health and Fitness
by Archie Modequillo - December 17, 2018 - 12:00am
Walking is probably the best form of exercise. Why? Because it is easy to do, need not be strenuous and can be fun. Everyone knows how to walk; at least those still strong enough to do exercise can walk.
The Dawn of Faith
by Archie Modequillo - December 16, 2018 - 12:00am
The Christmas novena Masses used to be held at night; hence the name “Simbang Gabi,” meaning Night Mass.
Ready for Simbang Gabi
by Archie Modequillo - December 11, 2018 - 12:00am
The cold has always been the biggest hurdle about the Simbang Gabi. Not much for the true-blue faithful, who’d offer the nine-day dawn sacrifice for their faith; but it’s quite a challenge for the young...
The Health Benefits of Danace
by Archie Modequillo - December 10, 2018 - 12:00am
Everybody has, at one time or another, experienced the emotional uplift that dancing brings.
A Sense of Balance
by Archie Modequillo - December 4, 2018 - 12:00am
Our modern world is so plagued with insecurity – emotionally, economically, politically; locally and globally.
The Filipino Christmas
by Archie Modequillo - December 2, 2018 - 12:00am
The Philippines is the only predominantly Catholic nation in Asia. The Christmas season in the country is known to be the longest in the world. The Church-prescribed period – from December 16 through January...
The Digital Risk Zone
by Archie Modequillo - November 28, 2018 - 12:00am
It is common knowledge how everybody goes crazy about social media.
The casual holiday look
by Archie Modequillo - November 27, 2018 - 12:00am
The holidays are about here. There are reunions and get-togethers in the near horizon, for sure. By now, everyone is probably getting preoccupied with thoughts about outfits for these events.
Protection from Colds and Flu
by Archie Modequillo - November 26, 2018 - 12:00am
We’re at that time of the year again.
How to liven up your sunday
by Archie Modequillo - November 25, 2018 - 12:00am
On certain days you wake up without a thought of anything interesting ahead. And you feel like it’s going to be a boring day. Sunday is often such a day.
Christmas in the Family
by Archie Modequillo - November 24, 2018 - 12:00am
Christmas is both a public and domestic celebration.
by Archie Modequillo - November 20, 2018 - 12:00am
As people age and gain more means, they can become more vulnerable to vanity.
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