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Ode To My Family: A Review of ‘Seven Sundays’

Seven Sundays comes at a time when traditional family ties have been changed, disrupted, eroded, or weakened amidst recent changes in Philippine society.   1,629 more words

Film Reviews

Aral muna, bata

Sa Pilipinas, uso ang mana-mana.

‘Yung pag-aaralin ka ng mga magulang mo, tapos kapag nakapagtapos ka at may trabaho na, ikaw naman ang magpapaaral sa kapatid mong sunod sayo. 651 more words


Inspiring Story - Successful Sons of Farmer and OFW Mother (for almost 20 Years)

It was just few month ago when I’ve decided to open my blog and feature inspiring story. I wanted to reach out to each and every one of you, who always come by and visit me in my little happy place online — my home, myfarrahdise. 1,753 more words


Mom waving to me when I have my headphones in...

November 2, 2016

Mom waving to me because I have my headphones in…

Me: Anoooo? (Whaaaaaat?)

Mom: I like your hair. Your face looks good.


Family Bonding Time

Mom giving me Tagalog (Filipino) lessons...

October 26, 2016

Me: Mom, don’t touch the dishes!

Mom: You’re doing it wrong.

Me: No, I’m not. Go away. *I shake my booty so she can’t reach the sink* Go away now. 28 more words



Dear Mommy,

Wow, I love the sound of that! If you only knew how often I whisper your name as I watch you from up here—it’s the sweetest sound, far sweeter than the melodious sound of the harps and flutes that we play here. 1,987 more words

Diary of an OFW going home for vacation

I am excited to go home and be finally reunited with family but more so I am excited to be finally relaxing and not having to think about my commute from house to work and what to do and what not to do on a daily basis of survival here in Dubai.   274 more words