Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
Büm D. Tenorio Jr.
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I won in the ripa!
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - September 22, 2023 - 12:00am
The barrio life has its own rewards — fresh air, fresh produce in the kitchen.
Dean Legaspi
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - September 15, 2023 - 12:00am
The late afternoon in UP Los Baños was unusually warm last Friday.
‘Beyond Mandala’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - September 8, 2023 - 12:00am
Like a warm hug on a rainy day, the mandala artworks of Agatha Brenica are filled with tenderness. There’s hope, joy and peace in every little or big dot that forms part of the whole image on the canvas.
Life goes on
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - September 1, 2023 - 12:00am
It was during an uncanny situation that I, all the more, discovered the principle and sincerity behind the phrase “life goes on.” The “sticky” situation started when I volunteered to cook...
When silver is gold for Francis Libiran
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - August 25, 2023 - 12:00am
Francis Libiran is celebrating 25 years in the fashion industry this year.
Memories are delicious
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - August 18, 2023 - 12:00am
It was my first attempt to cook sinigang na baka for our family lunch last Sunday. The ingredients were almost complete. Except for Nanay.
La Paz Batchoy ice cream, lechon with Cerveza Negra & other flavors of Western Visayas
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - August 11, 2023 - 12:00am
A scoop of La Paz Batchoy ice cream is both an acquired taste and an unforgettable experience.
PeopleAsia’s “Men Who Matter” 2023 Party & Awards Night: Shining men on a rainy night
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - August 4, 2023 - 12:00am
Not even inclement weather could dim the spirits of PeopleAsia’s VIP guests, as they trooped to the Grand Ballroom of The Bellevue Manila for the leading glossy’s “Men Who Matter”...
Rep. Rida Robes: Dreaming big for San Jose del Monte
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 28, 2023 - 12:00am
Florida “Rida” Robes, congresswoman of San Jose del Monte, a component city of Bulacan, is a dreamer. A big one at that.
Lechon Kumbira & nature’s glory in Ormoc
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 21, 2023 - 12:00am
Aparade of roasted suckling pigs highlighted Lechon Kumbira, a festival in Ormoc City that celebrates the progress and bounty of agri-livestock industry in the region.
Sarah G. & Bamboo: ‘Passion, dedication, artistry’ on stage
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 14, 2023 - 12:00am
If there is royalty in the Philippine music scene, Sarah Geronimo, known as the pop princess to her legions of fans, and Bamboo, dubbed by many as his generation’s king of rock, must be wearing their...
E.A.T.’s Tito, Vic & Joey!
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - July 7, 2023 - 12:00am
It was past 9 in the evening of Oct. 24, 1982 when a white van inched its way through a throng of people on the narrow road of Gulod.
Revelry, reverence & resilience at Piña Festival
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 30, 2023 - 12:00am
The merriment of the street dancers was pulsating, palpitating, so that even if it literally rained on their parade, the revelry continued as they performed on the streets of the city to give their best shot at the...
1st Saint Vincent College of Cabuyao Film Festival: Pedicab driver & fish vendors’ son to join Canadian int’l film fest
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 23, 2023 - 12:00am
Early in the morning of June 16, Karl Jasper Barrio, 19, was already on the road driving his pedicab in Marinig, a coastal barangay in Cabuyao City, to earn his allowance for that night’s school activity....
Where enchanting coffee, sumptuous food and intoxicating jazz merge
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 22, 2023 - 12:00am
The breakfast started with the lip-smacking, silky Crab Egg Scramble and Croissant and already my happiness quota for the day was achieved. Moist was the egg dish, with slivers of crabmeat and viscous aligue sa...
Happy Father’s Day, Pang!
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 16, 2023 - 12:00am
Pang, of late, I comfort myself in the thought that you and Mamang are together now in heaven.
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - June 2, 2023 - 12:00am
Rebirth is learning new things from as mundane as finding the nail cutter to the most difficult like where to hinge myself now that my mother is gone.
A letter to Candida on the day of her funeral  
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 26, 2023 - 12:00am
You are the light and love of my life.
Life lessons my students learned from Richard Gomez: ‘I come from a broken family but I chose not to be broken’
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 19, 2023 - 8:00am
When I decided to take a teaching job in a local college in Cabuyao last year, I knew exactly how I would want to conduct my Philippine Pop Culture class.
Alice Eduardo is afraid of her mother
by Büm D. Tenorio Jr. - May 12, 2023 - 12:00am
When a powerful woman becomes powerless in front of her mother, she reveals an endearing character of obedience and fidelity.
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