holidays/special days, life in the Philippines

Post-Holiday: The Gains and Bane of the Christmas Holidays

The Christmas holidays is a “season” in the Philippines. By “season” we Filipinos mean that we start feeling and preparing for Christmas from the first day of the -ber month. September! It is of no surprise when one hears a Christmas carol on the radio on a September 1, a very symbolic welcoming of the… Read More Post-Holiday: The Gains and Bane of the Christmas Holidays