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Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura
Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura
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Become resilient
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - April 22, 2018 - 12:00am
Sometimes as women grow older we worry about what we did to our children.
Next target market: Seniors!
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - April 8, 2018 - 12:00am
My professional background is advertising. I spent 33 years in advertising meaning I have a lot of knowledge gained.
Drifting to Tagaytay?
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - April 1, 2018 - 12:00pm
My life is in such a state of drift these days.
Goodbye, Sister Mary Joseph
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - March 18, 2018 - 12:00am
My mother, who died maybe nine years ago, left behind two living sisters.  One, older than she, was a cloistered Carmelite nun in Laoag, called Sister Mary Joseph.
We will grow in age and love together
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - March 11, 2018 - 12:00am
Sometimes I find myself wondering — how long have I been married? What does it really feel like?
Marriage in your 70s
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - February 18, 2018 - 12:00am
We were in Subic a few days ago. I wanted to pass by a mall to pick up wooden trays I had seen on our way in.
Honeymoon for three
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - February 4, 2018 - 12:00am
Some ice in a glass.
Magic Around Us
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - January 27, 2018 - 12:00am
The newlyweds Loy Ventura and Barbara Gonzalez
How do you keep the music playing?
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - January 21, 2018 - 12:00am
One evening around July of 2016 I walk into the home of a lawyer who loves to sing and he plays the song How Do You Keep the Music Playing?
Sorrow and other ‘s’ words
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - January 14, 2018 - 12:00am
These days I have to select letters from the alphabet to help me describe how I feel. I think I will begin with the letter “S.” The first word that pops into my head is “sorrow.”
Rediscovering life
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - January 7, 2018 - 12:00am
I want to thank everyone — more than 100 people — who sent congratulations to us in response to last week’s long column.
History is delicious
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - December 31, 2017 - 12:00am
I, the woman who has been saying she will never marry again for a million years, simply said: Yes.
Falling in love?
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - December 23, 2017 - 4:00pm
It is almost Christmas but I don’t feel Christmas at all. Unlike last year it isn’t even constantly cold yet.
Secrets of marriage
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - December 9, 2017 - 4:00pm
We went out to dinner.
We’re only human
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - December 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
It’s December! The year is ending soon. Wasn’t it just last week when it was beginning?
What’ll I do?
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - November 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
I have lousy days too, days when nothing works, days that make you feel so blah that all you can do is stare at the distance.    
Sing like Julie London
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - November 11, 2017 - 4:00pm
After being sick and stuck in my home for 10 days did you really think I would wait until Monday before sneaking out again?
Missing my babies
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - October 28, 2017 - 4:00pm
It is the 29th of October. The date is two days before my parents’ wedding anniversary.
Very old but very busy
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - October 21, 2017 - 4:00pm
It is around 8:30 p.m. Friday night.  It is almost the end of a maddening week for me.
Come sing with us
by Barbara Gonzalez-Ventura - October 14, 2017 - 4:00pm
This October it will be on the fourth Wednesday of the month — the Oct. 25.  That’s when I will have my next singing show at the Happy Garden Café on #56
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