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Mom Life Manila

Motherhood alone is trying but when a new culture and a big city are in the mix, there are definitely obstacles to overcome. Being an expat in Manila allows me to see everything with new eyes and since I am in the throes of full time motherhood I get to

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Juana Kathryn Eckstein

Kathryn Eckstein, top bar consultant and mom of one has one of the coolest jobs around. A mixologist and bar tender by night and a hands on mom by day. Kathryn tells us how she shakes and stirs it all together. Please state your job description. Bar Consultant, Mixologist, Bartender and Mom.

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Juana Victoria Devenecia

Mothers share two common traits: the ability to love their children and the fortitude to soldier on because they would do anything for their children. Victoria carries such traits a hundredfold. With incredible strength, she journeys down her own path of motherhood. Her love for her family: an unflinching hope

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Juana Rustans Beauty

The old adage says ‘Beauty is in the eye of the beholder’, and this holds true even more when it comes to motherhood. Sweet innocent children see their mothers as the most beautiful people on earth, while every mother see their children in that loving and special way only a

Juana Moms Dilemma

I’m a mommy who works from home. As a writer and editor, my projects give me a schedule flexible enough to let me spend the first years of motherhood with my three little boys. However, now that my two older boys are in big school, I’ve begun to think of

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Juana Great Women Asean

The home of Great Women ASEAN in Manila is at an unassuming but charming spot in the heart of Makati City but the idea and vision behind this brand is anything but small. In a nutshell, they bring together collaborations of women products and services from across the ten countries

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Juana Kathryn Bernardo

Kathryn Bernardo has steadily risen since her breakthrough role in Mara Clara. Since then, her endorsements and teleseryes have been pouring in. As of late, she is more popularly known as one half of the love team KathNiel. As juana.com.ph puts the spotlight on women as role models, Kathryn surely

Juana Kathryn Bernardo

Watch out for our full interview on April 10 and Get to know more about Kathryn Bernardo. Exclusively on Juana.com.ph! #juanalifestyle #kathrynbernardo [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://juana.com.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/JUANA_WOMENS-MONTH-SERIES-KATHRYN-BERNARDO-TRAILER.mp4" poster="https://juana.com.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/KATHY-TEASER.png"][/video]

Juana_ Amber Manila Essentials

It was warm, the sun had barely crept over the horizon. My eagerness caused the clock to move at a snails pace. I was ready to get out and see our new city.   Our first day in Manila 2009 naturally had to include a mall   The first lesson I needed to learn:

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Juana Dimples Romana Interview

Dimples Romana has evolved through the years from an innocent child entertainer to a serious dramatic actress. We can all learn a thing or two from this lovely lady. Here, she generously speaks about special details of precious family moments with us all. Best of all, she has even more

Juana Dimples Romana Interview

We’ve grown up together with Dimples ever since she first appeared in a tv show, Esperanza, last 1997. Time flies because today, she’s all grown up.   She has a loving husband and two adorable kids while she continues to hone her craft in the entertainment industry as an actress and host.

Dimples began her career in the public eye when she was just a little girl. She acted in a soap opera called “Esperanza” and she instantly became a household name.   Today, she has her own house which she lovingly turned into a home. She is married with two children and in

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Juana Risa Hontiveros Women

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Juana CNN women

Watch out for our very own Juana Manahan-Yupangco for "On the Record: Power Women" on March 29, 8 p.m. on CNN Philippines. #juanalifestyle [video poster="https://juana.com.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/Juana_CNN.png" width="1280" height="720" mp4="https://juana.com.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/JUANA_Power-Women-CNN.mp4"][/video]      

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Juana Risa Hontiveros

Senator Risa Hontiveros has been on the forefront of women’s rights since her days as a political activist. It is a happy coincidence that the ‘Extended Maternity Leave’ bill has passed in the Senate this month, coincidentally on Women’s month. The promise of extending the mandatory maternity leave from 60

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Risa Hontiveros

Senator Risa Hontiveros is truly one of the most amazing women in the country. Watch out for her on 22 March 2017 as she discusses her efforts in the recently-approved Expanded Maternity Leave of 2017 to empower the Filipino women. #juanalifestyle #risahontiveros [video width="1920" height="1080" mp4="https://juana.com.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/JUANA_WOMENS-MONTH-SERIES-RISA-HONTIVEROS-TEASER-LATEST_with-score.mp4" poster="https://juana.com.ph/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/JUANA_RIZA-HONTIVEROS-WATERMARK.jpg"][/video]

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Juana Tim Tam

Tim Tam Ong grew up playing dress up with her grandmother and mother’s clothes and jewels. Today, she designs jewelry for a living. She gives us a little peek into her full life as a wife, a mom, and a professional designer.   Q:Tell us about yourself.   A.I have been happily married to

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Juana Pros Cons Working Mom

    As I write this, I am cradling my sick toddler with my left arm while I type with my right hand. On one hand, I am a writer and on the other hand, I am a mom. Literally.   Many moms envy women like me who can simultaneously earn a living and

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Liza Soberano is fast becoming one of the country’s leading ladies. Liza is articulate, well informed and conscientious of everything she says. It seems that she has no public and private persona, only a singular one that reflects a young lady about with a clear head with her feet planted

Juana Liza Soberano Women

Actress Liza Soberano is truly more than one of the country’s prettiest faces. Get to know a different side of Liza this 08 March 2017. Exclusively on Juana.com.ph #juanalifestyle #lizasoberano

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Juana Rina Albert

Rina Albert-Llamas draws the most delightful illustrations: pretty girls in Paris reading and lounging in a sidewalk café with a cute handbag, but updated in current days to include pink cheeked toddlers holding a cupcake. Whatever her theme, ladies from all over are sure to identify with a scene or

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Juana Lucky Ones

by Frances A. Sales Dearest Vince,   People tell me all the time how lucky we are to have careers that allow us to work from home. I blog. You write. I cook. You play with our boys. I rush to meet a client’s deadline. You rush to meet a magazine’s deadline. I

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Juana Happy

Happy Ongpauco-Tiu, owner of Happy Concept Group shares how she juggles her businesses while nailing motherhood. What do you do?   I am a Chef/ Restaurateur and the owner of Happy Concept Group. I get creative whenever I conceptualize a business. Aside from World Topps and Bento Box restaurants, I also opened

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Juana Betrayal Love Peace

  As told to Ana Javelosa Gloria   She is tall and slender, young, immaculate skin and with perfect teeth. She’s a nice girl. She was perfect for the job. I’ll hire her. She plays football, like HIM. They will get along, I thought. So within a few weeks, she was his Marketing

Juana Dancing and Baby

Read about her love for dance, the pleasure she takes from being a mom, and her determination to continue workouts. Kristie Bonifacio shares the beginnings of her journey as a young mother.   Hi I am Kristie. I'm married to my best friend and college sweetheart, Joshua for 3 years now. We

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Juana Candy Knitting

Knitting is a celebration of creativity and femininity. Candy Reyes-Alipio’s enthusiasm for knitting evolved into a more meaningful venture when she taught a group of mothers from the mountain provinces how to knit for sustainability and earnings. The enchanting items made by mothers are then brought to Manila to be

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Juana Ingrid Bag

Ingrid Chua-Go, famously known as the Bag Hag, travels the globe to share with us the world of high fashion as well as mouthwatering food pictures and gorgeous scenes from faraway lands. But what goes on behind the scenes? Here is her story: A little intro about some things we didn’t

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Juana Design Unique

Moms are known to be discerning women. Cecile Wieneke is no exception. She loves stylish spaces and the collection of beautiful things that inevitably comes with them. Using her personal flair for decorating in her home accessories business, she encourages thoughtful living for everyone. Tell us about yourself.   I married at 24

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Juana Paper Flower

Beautiful and whimsical things in our life are important. They inspire and energize us. Seeing them is like treating our inner spirits to mini-vacations. Read about Victoria Velasco who creates charming paper sculptures because it brings her happiness. Please describe your craft as a paper florist.   I make paper flowers for events

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Juana Raising Stars Celebrity

Love Capulong has a unique job. Aside from being a loving wife to Ed and doting mother to Isabella, she is a talent manager in Star Magic and handles some of the brightest stars today. She handles the likes of Vina Morales, Erich Gonzales, Daniel Matsunaga, Joseph Marco, Erik Santos and

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Juana Dimples Romana Family

Dimples Romana has made her mark as a television personality, host and endorser. However it is her role as a devoted wife and mother where she shines the most. The big age gap between daughter Callie and son Alonzo also puts her in a unique position as a mother to

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Juana Mother Medicine

The day to day schedules of mothers can be hectic but when one is a doctor who takes care of women as well as delivering their babies, the practice of medicine can be particularly challenging (but also thoroughly rewarding!). Here is the story of Dr. Camille Abaya who has found

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Juana Beach Life

With the launch of her new venture wheretwofindme.com, designer Rosanna Ocampo- Rodriguez expands her fashion horizon. The online shop features resort ware that she and partner Marielle Santos-Po source from their travels. A lover of the ocean and all things fashionable, Rosanna is, above all things a devoted mother of

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Juana life love luxe

Macky Fah makes delicate necklaces, bold rings, or other whimsical treasures based on where she is (figuratively and literally!) in her life. She also has some uniquely scented candles and soaps. Get to know her as she marks her path to motherhood with her special blend of zest for life

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Juana Love Down

5 years ago, Mish Aventajado ‘s life changed forever- for the better. Her daughter Gelli was born with Down Syndrome. Today, she and her family are a wonderful example of how  strong family love have overcome all obstacles. Editor’s note: I saw Gelli and her family on a flight back from

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Juana Music Mommy

Mariel Ilusorio is an international concert pianist who has honored the world’s stages with her music for the past 25 years. She returned to Manila last year with a husband and young daughter in tow. Aside from continuing to perform with her husband, who is also her musical partner, she

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Juana I Can Serve

Crisann Olives-Celdran is a breast cancer survivor. She is also a volunteer for the I Can Serve foundation. Here is her story. Seventeen years ago I was forcibly thrust into a world I had never known,  ever imagined I’d be roaming  or ever wished  I’d be a part of. This world was

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Juana Family Beauty

Beauty is a business for Jackie Avecilla, Marketing and Communications of Rustan’s Cosmetics. Her busy job is made light by her love of beauty products and love of the beauty industry. This marketing maven is also a devoted mother and wife.   Share a little something about your family. I am celebrating my

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Juana Rebecca Van Ommen

Meet Becky van Ommen, half Nepalese half Dutch, Philippine-raised mom of one. Becky is the Founder & Creative Director of The Paper Boat Creative, an advertising company based in London. How did you get into this line of work? Please share some of the work you have done? I've always been creating imagery since I was

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Juana Battle Cancer

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness month. While not many people personally know a child with cancer, it is a very real struggle that is a parent’s worst nightmare. Jacqui Salonga, Managing Editor of Preview Magazine shares her story- the miracle that is baby Maddie. Maddie was diagnosed with Hepatoblastoma, which is

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Juana Life so sweet baking

We interviewed two young entrepreneur moms on their road to sugary success, secrets in the kitchen and if being a mom is really a piece of cake.   Name: Ela Victoria D. Reyes, 25 y.o. Mother to 1 year and 9 month old Gab. “I'm a breastfeeding, baby-wearing, co-sleeping and work at home kind

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Juana Isha Andaya Valles

Preview Magazine’s Editor In Chief Isha Andaya Valles shows us that you can be a hands on mom, have a successful career and do it all with killer style. Today marks the launch of Preview.ph- the online component of Preview Magazine- another facet for Isha to juggle in her very

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Juana_Melisa Jane Cruz

Losing her mother at the age of 21, Melisa is left to act as a parental figure to her younger brother Mellicent. We interviewed this “Unconventional Juana” on how she’s filling her mother’s shoes, one step at a time. “Is it hereditary? Will my children acquire it through me? I hope

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Juana Doli Lizaso

Mom of five, Doli Lizaso talks about being a ‘teacher of teachers’, raising kids in the Lion City, and how short erotic fiction and climbing a mountain on a milestone year give her a zest for life.   Home had been three different places. It was San Mariano, Isabela, from the day

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