Pat-P Daza
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An enjoyable family weekend in Silang
by Pat-P Daza - June 21, 2021 - 12:00am
June is a very special month for my family. We have five birthday celebrators: My daughter Gabbie on June 8, my mom Jullie on June 15, my niece Alli Tuviera on June 16, my brother Paul on June 17, and me on June...
What ‘pride’ means to my friend, Randy Razzle Daza
by Pat-P Daza - June 14, 2021 - 12:00am
Because June is Gay Pride month, I’m sharing a piece written by my dear friend, Randy Estrellado, who is the chief operating officer of Maynilad Services. Prior to that, he was the chief finance officer of...
Bon voyage, Fr. Fidel
by Pat-P Daza - June 7, 2021 - 12:00am
Partly because my late grandparents, Gabriel and Angeles Daza, had 40 grandchildren, the Dazas are a big clan. It was therefore inevitable that all 40 of us would take different paths and enter such diverse fields...
Get vaccinated for the sakeof loved ones
by Pat-P Daza - May 31, 2021 - 12:00am
I finally got vaccinated on May 21, and I’d like to share how I made my decision after nearly three months of thinking and rethinking.
Tips to stay safe and cool this summer
by Pat-P Daza - May 24, 2021 - 12:00am
Last May 14, a heat index of 53 degrees centigrade was recorded in Dagupan City.
The Dabarkads’ fondest memories of Ricky
by Pat-P Daza - May 17, 2021 - 12:00am
News of Ricky Lo’s passing on May 4 sent shock waves throughout the country that were felt by Filipinos all over the world.
Why I’m very proud to be my mother’s daughter
by Pat-P Daza - May 10, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s the day after Mother’s Day and it’s not too late to pay homage to my mom, Jullie Yap-Daza, who is undeniably the best mother to me and my siblings Pete, Paul and Penny.
Memories of past summers
by Pat-P Daza - May 3, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s May and summer is undeniably here.
What are your best lugaw memories?
by Pat-P Daza - April 26, 2021 - 12:00am
Whether it’s called lugaw, arroz caldo, congee or goto, this staple conjures for many Filipinos memories of their moms or lolas laboring in the kitchen and lovingly preparing it by chopping, sauteing and ...
Charie Villa now a gentle farmer
by Pat-P Daza - April 19, 2021 - 12:00am
Charie Villa is a household name for those who followed the news from the early ‘90s until 2014, when she retired from ABS-CBN.
Dr. Mikey Bengzon shares basic health protocols
by Pat-P Daza - April 12, 2021 - 12:00am
Dr. Mikey Bengzon, MD, FPOA, MBAH is currently the OIC of the Philippine Orthopedic Center, and a member of the Department of Orthopedics’ executive committee of The Medical City.
A man called Fr. Salty
by Pat-P Daza - April 5, 2021 - 12:00am
Last March 24, the Jesuit community woke up to the sad, shocking news that Fr. Salty de la Rama SJ, headmaster of Ateneo de Manila Grade School, was found dead in his office early that morning by the roving security...
Camping 101 experience of fellow Paulinians
by Pat-P Daza - March 29, 2021 - 12:00am
I am a proud Paulinian. I attended St. Paul Pasig from Grades Three to Seven, then moved to St. Paul University in Quezon City for high school.
Another trip to Baguio and this time with mom, siblings
by Pat-P Daza - March 22, 2021 - 12:00am
Here I go again, writing about Baguio, my happy place. I went there again last weekend, this time with my mom and siblings.
Nine signs to watch out for when you’re feeling blue
by Pat-P Daza - March 15, 2021 - 12:00am
It has been exactly a year since President Rodrigo Duterte announced the General Community Quarantine throughout the Philippines to stop the spread of COVID-19.
Celebrating International Women’s Day
by Pat-P Daza - March 8, 2021 - 12:00am
Today, March 8, is International Women’s Day.
A trip to my happy place
by Pat-P Daza - March 1, 2021 - 12:00am
My annual trip to Baguio City, my happy place, did not happen last year because of the pandemic.
My niece’s journey to first-time motherhood
by Pat-P Daza - February 22, 2021 - 12:00am
Last week, I wrote about three couples who decided to tie the knot despite the pandemic.
A tale of three weddings
by Pat-P Daza - February 15, 2021 - 12:00am
It’s the day after Valentine’s Day and I’m wondering how many couples had the chance to spend this special day together.
Tips to boost your luck this year
by Pat-P Daza - February 8, 2021 - 12:00am
This is the Year of the Metal Ox and the Chinese Lunar New Year begins on Friday, Feb. 12, a long weekend to boot! But how does one celebrate when the world is still in the middle of a pandemic? Are there still reasons...
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