Written by Excel Dyquiangco as originally posted at the Philippine Online Chronicles The emotions and attitude of people sometimes get affected by the weather. When it’s bright and sunny, our spirits are lifted. On the other hand, when it’s dark and gloomy, as it is usually during the rainy season, feelings of sadness and negativity Read More →

road to recovery

I am listening to this seventies music , Friends of Distinction “Great Day”. I turn to my husband and sing the song “Aint it a great day? Could it be better?” I love that 70’s music. What a journey Butch and I have gone through! For some of you who know the inside story of Read More →

thank you day

Written by Cathy Dellosa-Lo as originally posted at Philippine Online Chronicles In a world that’s been taken over by emoticons, stickers, Viber groups, and Facebook chats, it’s easy for honesty and sincerity to take a backseat. Ironically, now that our days are filled with easier and more convenient ways to communicate, the quality of our Read More →


So, like a forgotten fire, a childhood can always flare up again within us. ~Gaston Bachelard Photo credit: A young blogger once asked me “what should I settle now before I get married?” My answer to similar questions is this: release hurts of the past and love your inner child. I told her to Read More →


““A man is but the product of his thoughts what he thinks, he becomes.” Mahatma Gandhi “Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, the mind can achieve.” – Dr. Napoleon Hill Whenever something bothers me, I keep reminding myself that we cannot control people’s actions, attitudes and even events. I label it as the Three Read More →