Are you still wondering why Sarah Geronimo's Miss Granny is raking in millions in the box office these past few days?
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How often do we see modest clothing taking center stage? It's refreshing to see, now and then, women depicted as - not objects of carnal desire - but beings of grace and poise. But if there is one thing about the modern Maria Clara that I certainly admire, it is her being vocal about her feelings. Gone are those days when we were merely self-effacing.
Now, we can be both demure yet smart.
For the second day of our Filipiniana series, I am posting here the Portrait of Severina Ocampo de Arroyo. Lent to the National Museum of the Philippines by the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, here is a masterpiece of Simon Flores Y De La Rosa showing a woman wearing her Filipiniana outfit.
As opposed to the absence of information on Isidro Arceo yesterday, today, I was able to dig some details about Simon. Here is a brief history of this artist from Batangas.
Watch out for more paintings of women in Filipiniana attire in the next days.
Memory Will Remain: The Untold Story of Julie Vega
The story of the Philippine Soap Opera Princess as told by her family, friends, colleagues, reporters, and fans.
How to Leave Debt & Stay Happily Married
Who would even dare think of this word when you are high up on the clouds during your honeymoon phase? Yet no matter how blissful your first few months or years are, money issues eventually have their way of taking a toll on the relationship, and if these remain unsolved, the situation could easily lead to separation.
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E.S. Villamor has made a career in writing for a decade now. Her online business - GIML (Gabriela Isabel & Miguel Lucas) Publishing started in 2014. She advocated for women's rights and was once enamored with imparting financial literacy through training and blogs but she is now focused on propagating all things Filipino. This site is also being groomed as a rich homeschooling resource.