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DBM Secretary Amenah F. Pangandaman: Don’t scrimp on hard work, spend on kindness
by Mons Romulo - August 29, 2023 - 12:00am
It was a pleasant surprise for all when then newly elected President Bongbong Marcos announced that the Department of Budget and Management would be headed by a 46-year-old female economist by the name of Amenah...
Manay Gina Perez de Venecia: Lessons in Life
by Mons Romulo - August 15, 2023 - 12:00am
Gina de Venecia, more known as “Manay Gina” to friends and supporters, was thrust into the spotlight when her husband, Jose De Venecia, became Speaker of the House of Representatives.
Christina ‘Tina’ Tan: A ‘shopping’ list for aspiring grocers
by Mons Romulo - August 1, 2023 - 12:00am
After graduating from the Ateneo de Manila University in 1982, Christina Tan, or Tina to friends, was faced with three choices: To pursue her dream of becoming an entrepreneur, find a job, or help out in the family...
Tish Sevilla: There’s no business like ‘shoebusiness’
by Mons Romulo - July 18, 2023 - 12:00am
Tish Sevilla is one of the few local shoe and bag designers/manufacturers who continue to keep the local shoe industry alive with her eponymous label, despite foreign-made shoes and bag brands now easily available...
Maia Urrutia: Tips for buying pre-loved luxury items
by Mons Romulo - July 4, 2023 - 12:00am
Since the prices of luxury brands are forever rising, a lot have chosen to let go and sell their pre-loved bags and shoes — while others have opted to wait and buy these pre-loved luxury items at much more...
Before a stroke strikes
by Mons Romulo - June 20, 2023 - 12:00am
We asked stroke specialist Dr. Carissa “Rissa” Pineda Franks to give us some important information regarding strokes.
Sweet tips to success
by Mons Romulo - June 6, 2023 - 12:00am
Lisa Lorenzo grew up watching her mother, Bon Cuna Lorenzo, in the kitchen constantly cooking and baking.
Margie Moran-Floirendo: How to win the universe
by Mons Romulo - May 23, 2023 - 12:00am
Miss Universe 1973 Margie Moran-Floreindo could have opted to live a quiet and comfortable life after her reign.
Gavin Ruffy’s tips for aspiring Fashion Designers
by Mons Romulo - May 9, 2023 - 12:00am
Gavin Ruffy has been designing since 2014. He took Fashion Design and Merchandising at De La Salle College of St. Benilde.
Chef Vallerie Castillo-Archer: Memorable moments for PAL’s ‘chef’ executive
by Mons Romulo - April 25, 2023 - 12:00am
Vallerie Castillo was born in her grandfather’s bakery in San Nicolas, Ilocos Norte.
Jackie Lou Blanco: 10 things you didn’t know about Pilita Corrales
by Mons Romulo - April 11, 2023 - 12:00am
Pilar Garrido Corrales, better known to us as Pilita Corrales, has been in show business for the last 66 years. She started singing at a radio station in Cebu, where she would sing Spanish songs with her guitar...
Menardo I. Guevarra: Solicited advice from the solicitor general
by Mons Romulo - March 28, 2023 - 12:00am
Solicitor General Menardo “Boy” Ilasco Guevarra’s life, moral values and principles are truly inspiring.
Chef Alvin Cailan: Celebrating Pinoy cuisine
by Mons Romulo - March 14, 2023 - 12:00am
Filipino food is a treasure and should be shared.
Amparo’s soap opera
by Mons Romulo - February 28, 2023 - 12:00am
Bothered by severe skin allergies and rashes back in 1999, Amparo Moldero Magallanes, then part of the cabin crew for Northwest Airlines, started to look for a solution to her longstanding problem.
Eilene Arienza Ramirez & Hannah Torres: Tailor-made tips for success
by Mons Romulo - February 14, 2023 - 12:00am
Growing up, I was always fascinated whenever I would see my dad’s favorite tailor come to the house to take his measurements and in a few weeks, see the actual suit all nice and well-sewn delivered to our...
Eduardo Año: The Unclassified Truth
by Mons Romulo - January 31, 2023 - 12:00am
Having served as Commanding General of the Philippine Army, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces of the Philippines, former DILG Secretary under then President Rodrigo Duterte, veteran combatant with a great track...
Lala Sotto Antonio: How to be a movie & TV guardian
by Mons Romulo - January 17, 2023 - 12:00am
It was a nice surprise when President Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. announced his appointment of Diorella Maria “Lala” Sotto-Antonio as the new chairman of the Movie and Television Review...
Karmina Constantino Torres: How to make it to the news
by Mons Romulo - January 3, 2023 - 12:00am
‘Do the work. Show up and do the work, day in and day out. Study — the issues, the subjects, the angles, your questions.’
Solenne Dela Rama Santos: Weaving wonders
by Mons Romulo - December 20, 2022 - 12:00am
A new Filipino brand named S.A. Balai, which produces placemats and table napkins using local fabrics and embroidery, was launched at the Katutubo Ph x Bench pop-up early this year.
Life patterns from my mother
by Mons Romulo - December 6, 2022 - 12:00am
Jessica Tan-Gan is a mom of three young children (four, three and nine months) and the youngest daughter of acclaimed and well-loved fashion designer Lulu Tan Gan.
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