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Love Problems

Each relationships have their own issues, sometimes you feel afraid of confronting your partner  because you feel you would lose her/him if you do so. And most of us, just keep it all by ourselves, to show how strong we are and that we can deal with it alone. 99 more words

Filipino Family

"Filipino's in Nueva Espana" by Rudy P. Guevarra Reading Reflection

According to the journal article by Rudy P. Guevarra Jr. “Filipino’s in Nueva Espana: Filipino-Mexican Relations, Mestizaje, and Identity in Colonial and Contemporary Mexico”, Filipinos and Mexicans share many cultural similarities in their lifestyle, language, religion, and food. 616 more words

The Struggles of Filipina Teachers Teaching in the U.S. | Documentary Journal

How does teaching in the US affect the teachers and their families back in the Philippines?

According to Ramona S. Diaz’s documentary film, Filipina teachers from the Philippines took the opportunity to temporarily leave their family behind, and move to the United States to teach at Harlem Park Community school in Baltimore in order to provide a substantial financial support of their family. 688 more words


Hey guys! It’s me again. This time, I’m going to share my family tree. Fair warning though, we may have exaggerated the phrase “extended family.” 331 more words

Weekly Reflection Week 2: Bingo Birthday Night with the Filipino Manang/Manong

Another day at Bayanihan Center, I was working with the staff and volunteers of VEC. Caroline instructed me to input data into the database of all the clients who are part of BiSHoP (Bill Sorro housing program), that have submitted an application for a housing program in order to be eligible to be a part of the lottery process in which they would get a reasonable deduction off the rent. 837 more words

In Pursuit of Well-Lived and Well-Spent Life"

In Pursuit of Well–Lived and Well-Spent Life1

Philippians 1:21

Fraternal greetings:

Good evening to everyone! Let me at the outset thank the Berden and Dueñas clans for the privilege according on me for delivering homily during the memorial service for the late Mirasol “Mary” Alquiza-Dueñas-Berden.  762 more words

God In Jesus Christ

Expat Anniversary

Two years ago, I left the Philippines with 10 pieces of clothing. I never thought that my first backpacking experience in South East Asia would lead me to becoming an expat in Thailand. 472 more words

OFW In Thailand