Jennifer Soriano

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Ways to make Valentine’s Day special even when you’re apart

For most couples, it’s easier to think about Valentine’s Day when you and your significant other are at close proximity compared to those who are far apart. While couples who get to celebrate this special day with their loved ones … Continue reading

February 14, 2018

Christmas, more fun in the Philippines!

WHILE the days leading to Christmas Day are usually festive, there is no denying that this season makes one wistful and sentimental. I recently received a message from a relative who moved to the U.S. from the Philippines earlier this … Continue reading

December 20, 2017

Staying safe on the road

Everyone seems hyped up for the holidays, hurrying to wrap up their shopping and head on to parties and get-togethers. This holiday season, chances are, you will be spending much of your time traveling.  Since streets will be a lot … Continue reading

December 06, 2017

A Filipino-inspired menu for this Thanksgiving holiday

Filipinos are known to be adaptive and creative. Whenever we try to assimilate something, be it language or food, we are fond of reinventing and putting a fresh Filipino spin to it. Take the American time-honored Thanksgiving dinner, for example. … Continue reading

November 16, 2017

Filipinos’ contributions to US history and society

Both Americans and Filipinos acknowledge their countries’ relationship is a “special one,” said Frank H. Golay in the book “The United States and the Philippines,” published by the American Assembly.  Tracing back the pieces of history until the most recent … Continue reading

October 04, 2017

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