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I’m not one of those who follow his career. I don’t even have any of his songs in my iPod. But I loved the concert so much that I’m thinking of buying one of his albums as soon as I get a chance. And I hope they’ll come up with a “Live in Manila” release soon. Read the rest of this entry »
As I helped my son review for his exams in Araling Panlipunan last week, I realized that we should be more appreciative of our legislature.
I was just reminded that there were only two branches of government during the Spanish occupation – the executive and the judiciary. There was no legislature then since the laws came from Spain.
One of the things I love about being around kids is that I learn or relearn things along with them. These past few days were about rediscovering our Filipino heritage.
It started Tuesday night when I helped our 11-year-old review for his second-quarter exams in Araling Panlipunan. As we read about the Spanish occupation and its oppressive system of government, my son and I found a shared pride in our ancestors’ bravery and sense of nationhood.
But the story does not end there. Yesterday, we watched a DVD on the art and history of escrima. Read the rest of this entry »