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Sick child crying for help
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - August 16, 2016 - 12:00am
I met Ndrei Riña in 2014 during the launch of my children’s book, Superhero Nio. He was still strong then. I learned that Ndrei has a serious liver condition that requires a liver transplant.
A welcome break in Cebu
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - May 14, 2014 - 12:00am
Don’t we all look forward to summer?
The mission of Josh Mahinay
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - April 13, 2014 - 12:00am
“All of us have something to contribute in nation-building. Nobody is too poor to give, nobody is too young to start something, nobody is too busy to serve and nobody is too ordinary to do great things&rd...
A whirlwind weekend in Tokyo
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - October 22, 2013 - 12:00am
“Moshi, Moshi.” I actually first heard of these Japanese words from my editor Ricky Lo. It was in January 1999 when the Philippine media contingent was invited to Tokyo to attend the media junket and...
Planning to hire a yaya? Read this.
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - August 4, 2013 - 12:00am
Here in the Philippines, it is an accepted culture and necessity for many to hire yayas.
What my mom taught me
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - May 24, 2013 - 12:00am
One thing that my Mommy Ching taught me was how to become an entrepreneur.
When to let go
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - May 13, 2013 - 12:00am
Today’s column tries to answer the question “How far should parents meddle in their children’s affairs?”
A lesson in humility
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - April 13, 2013 - 12:00am
How was your Holy Week, dear readers? Hope you all had a meaningful, relaxing one with your families.
Being gay
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - March 11, 2013 - 12:00am
In the daily morning show, Good Morning Club, which I co-host daily on TV5, we recently discussed an interesting topic: What should a parent do if the child shows early signs of being gay?
Reynard on love, lust, marriage, etc.
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - February 12, 2013 - 12:00am
For Valentine’s Day, I will depart from my usual parenting topics to give our readers an exclusive interview with Sylvain Reynard, international best-selling author of romance novels, Gabriel’s Inferno...
Is your child a crybaby?
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - January 26, 2013 - 12:00am
Do you have a crybaby? As a parent, you have dutifully done what you could within your powers to make the crying stop, but it just won’t.
An appeal for John Claude
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - December 9, 2012 - 12:00am
Last Oct. 4, after my husband Julius and I heard Sunday Mass at the Philippine Centre of Saint Pio de Pietrelcina along Libis, Quezon City, we were approached by the Recel family — Clodualdo and Remedios and...
Disney heroes and princesses
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - November 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Who is your favorite Disney hero or Disney princess?
The effects of bullying
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - October 7, 2012 - 12:00am
“Any severe or repeated use of written, verbal or electronic expression, or a physical act or gesture, or any combination of these by one or more students directed at another student that has the effect of...
Dissecting Grey's anatomy (Second of Two Parts)
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - September 24, 2012 - 12:00am
In the first part of my mini-review of the E.L. James phenomenal trilogy Fifty Shades of Grey, Fifty Shades Darker and Fifty Shades Freed  I asked: What is it about the book series that drives readers, mostly...
Dissecting Grey's anatomy
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - September 23, 2012 - 12:00am
The erotic trilogy penned by 49-year-old British novelist E.L. James has caught the literary world by storm.
Save our children from trauma
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - August 23, 2012 - 12:00am
The recent torrential rains brought about by the habagat resulted in the expected heavy floods, affecting so many homes and lives.
Happy birthday to our beloved Comedy King
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - July 26, 2012 - 12:00am
There will always be a movie fan inside us.
'Mama I love you... Mama I care'
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - May 10, 2012 - 12:00am
Last year, I dedicated my Mother’s Day column to my Mommy Ching. For this year’s Mother’s Day, I asked well-loved celebrities — some of them are also mothers — for their personal message...
Celebrating milestones
by Tintin Bersola-Babao - April 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Time flies indeed!
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