Publisher's Note

  • Publisher’s Note

    July 1st was the 150th Canada Day celebration. It was a very special day for all of us to be a part of this event. I remember 21 years ago how I didn’t have any idea of how my children and I will survive in a new country which will be home to [...]

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NEWS FROM March 2014

One Filipino Family’s Homeschool Journey : The Beginning of the Adventure

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Part 1 of Homeschooling in Canada Series
by Jane Guinto
“You will what?!”
“What about socialization?”
“Your kids will never learn how to assert themselves.”

Oh, the adventures we experience while homeschooling! Such joy!
Let me tell you briefly how it all began and why.
Wake up at 5:30 am, get dressed, eat breakfast, brush teeth, braid hair, pack “merienda,” grab school bag, [...]


Kuya Bong’s Kusina

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Generally, this is considered as an appetizer and a side dish. Most people like to have their Tokwa’t Baboy with beer or wine by the side while others love to have it with rice porridge such as Arroz Caldo, Goto, or a simple lugaw.
I personally like to have the sweetened version of the sauce. In order [...]


Extra Ordinary Islands

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TAHITI
Tahiti offers an exciting combination of urban and island life. Moorea charms with her emerald mountains and sandy shores. Bora Bora captivates with her gentle  lagoons of an unimaginable palette of blues and turquoises. Huahine, Raiatea and Taha’a blend nature and history, featuring lush vanilla plantations and ancient  maraes.Rangiroa and Tuamotu beckon divers  with [...]


WINTER DANGER – Slips & Falls = Strains, Sprains & Breaks

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Slipper and icy outdoor surfaces and hard interior floors that are wet are dangerous.  When you slip on an icy or a wet surface, your body tries to save you from falling so it twists to keep you upright which can cause stain to muscles.  This is the pain you feel in your back from [...]


BULLYING

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What is bullying?
Bullying is acting in ways that scare or harm another person. Kids who bully usually pick on someone who is weaker or more alone, and they repeat the actions over and over. Bullying starts in elementary school and becomes most common in middle school. By high school, it is less common but still [...]


Pinoy Times Concert Scenes

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Wency Cornejo and True Faith Band Takes  Calgary by Storm

All roads leads to Century Casino   last February 15 for the post Valentine concert and the   first leg of the Wency Cornejo and True Faith Canadian Tour   Concert.  Calgary is the first stop for the group   who is   on  a  5 city tour [...]