Author Archives: Katrina Ventura

Inspiring Pinoy: Joey Velasco: art enriching life

by Ging Flores Illnesses would have discouraged many to stop living their lives to the fullest. But not Joey Velasco, who, a few years before turning 40, was diagnosed with kidney cancer. A successful entrepreneur, Joey took up painting as…

Parenting: Boost your child’s confidence

Image from http://ph.theasianparent.com/emotional-development-of-a-child/ Madaling mag-assume na mas outgoing ang mga bata ngayon. Napaka-active nila sa social media kaya kampante lang ang mga parents na sapat ang kanilang self-esteem. What we don’t realize is mayroong mga bago at ibang challenges ang kabataan…

Health: Holistic Medicine for Hypertension and Pain

by Philip Nino Tan-Gatue Holistic Medicine? A common buzzword among so-called non conventional or alternative medicine practitioners, and even among medical doctors, is holistic medicine. Skeptics may wonder, if this phrase is not just some sort of marketing gimmick to…

Entertainment: JM de Guzman, focused sa kanyang showbiz comeback

Showbiz Ambush by Ambet Nabus Image from http://oliverpublicist.blogspot.com/2011/11/bww-phils-interview-jm-de-guzman-talks.html After his long absence from showbiz, muling mapapanood si JM de Guzman na first time uling lalabas in a full length movie via That Thing Called Tadhana with Angelica Panganiban. The movie…

Tips: Tipid pasyalan attractions this Christmas

Image from http://7107simplejoysofbeingfilipino.wordpress.com/2011/12/18/7086-christmas-shopping-the-filipino-shoppers/ Christmas is meant for quality time with family and friends and celebrating in its festive spirit. But, this does not mean that you have to shell out a lot of cash for your family and friends to enjoy….

Entertainment: Kris at Aiai, mag-dedmahan kaya sa kasalang DongYan?

Showbiz Ambush by Ambet Nabus Image from http://www.gmanetwork.com/gma/royalwedding/inside/rw/shows/marianshow/videos/2014-10-04/31834/Bagong-ninang-sa-DongYan-wedding-ipinakilala So it’s confirmed, Kris Aquino has finally agreed to be one of the “ninangs” of Marian Rivera and Dingdong Dantes. The couple personally paid a visit to Kris’ movie shooting of her MMFF…

Vigan advances in race to become “New7Wonders City” 

Image from http://www.ivanhenares.com/2010/05/ilocos-sur-historic-town-of-vigan.html Cobblestone roads, historic Spanish-era architecture, Ilocos empanada. These are only some of the treasures one can find in the City of Vigan in Ilocos Sur, which is a UNESCO World Heritage site. At ngayon, pambato na naman…

Health: Bakit ako tumataba?

by Dr. Willie T. Ong Image from http://gritbybrit.com/weighing-in-on-weighing-in-facts-about-stepping-on-the-scale-every-day/ Sa aking pakikipag-usap sa mga kaibigan, nalaman ko na marami ang may maling paniniwala tungkol sa dahilan ng pagtaba o pagiging overweight. Alamin po natin kung ano ang mga tunay na rason….