Joe’s 12 Days of Christmas Challenge

The 12 Days of Christmas Challenge is a unique challenge made by yours truly, to inspire people and let them feel the holiday spirit this season of Yuletide. 12 Days of Christmas, where 1 day corresponds to one challenge. 1. A partridge in a pear tree! The partridge represents Jesus Christ. God, our true love, gave Jesus Christ to us as a gift. Challenge: Do … Continue reading Joe’s 12 Days of Christmas Challenge

The Art of Writing Christmas Letters

Christmas is the best time of the year to strengthen relationships and take a time away from screens. Get inspired, and put that pen to paper! 1. It’s a very considerate way of reconnecting with other people. Writing takes effort. Pouring your heart out into words and writing them down is one of the best ways to reconnect with people. There’s a personal touch letters … Continue reading The Art of Writing Christmas Letters

O Christmas Tree, O Christmasphere!

Putting up Christmas decorations can definitely improve one’s mood, scientists say. It has been known that the interest itself on Christmas decors can evoke nostalgia and bring back strong feelings of childhood. In addition, Christmas decorating actually spikes dopamine levels, or “happy” hormones. Bright lights and flashes of colors, like red, make up an ambiance that boost happiness. Below are some festive or neutral themes … Continue reading O Christmas Tree, O Christmasphere!

Christmas Traditions Unique to Filipinos

There’s beauty in the Christmas Season. And what’s even more beautiful is that every country has its own set of traditions and practices to follow for the Yuletide. And while this may sound bias, I’m just gonna say it anyway. Filipinos do it best! There’s nothing like Christmas the way Filipinos do. 1. Christmas Season starts when the calendar goes -BER Yes, you’ve read that … Continue reading Christmas Traditions Unique to Filipinos

The Bēne Street: My Simple Recipe to a Perfect Cup of Hot Cocoa

When I think of Christmas, the picture that immediately pops into my head is me by the Christmas tree, wearing an ugly Christmas sweater, and a hot cup of cocoa in my hands. I grew up in a family that loves hot chocolate. In the Philippines, having hot chocolate on a daily basis is not uncommon. My grandfather would always have his cup (every day) … Continue reading The Bēne Street: My Simple Recipe to a Perfect Cup of Hot Cocoa

FRIENDS Christmas Episodes to Binge-Watch on Netflix!

If you’re a FRIENDS fan, you’re fully aware that the squad gets festive during the holidays. And if you’re an even bigger fan of the show, it’s a no-brainer and must do tradition to binge-watch all the FRIENDS Christmas episodes when the jingle bells. Time to deck the halls! So go grab a popcorn, or hot chocolate, or even wine! Sit comfortably and enjoy the … Continue reading FRIENDS Christmas Episodes to Binge-Watch on Netflix!

Christmas Traditions We Can’t Do Because of COVID-19

Christmas is best spent with families and friends. It won’t matter where you are in the globe as long as you are with the people you love. However, the continuous battle against COVID-19 forces people to celebrate the holiday season at the comforts of their own homes. As for my family, it’ll just be a Christmas Wonderland at our residence. Nonetheless, Christmas will still be … Continue reading Christmas Traditions We Can’t Do Because of COVID-19

My Favorite Christmas Films

A cup of hot chocolate in your best cozy sweater and pajamas, and a good Christmas movie — Happy Holidays! You’ll definitely know it’s the season to be jolly when people are organizing Christmas parties, exchanging gifts, singing along to Christmas songs, and playing Christmas films. 1. Home Alone It’s not Christmas without Kevin McCallister left on his own to celebrate the holidays. 2. How … Continue reading My Favorite Christmas Films

Blogging 101: 35 Christmas Blog Post Ideas

It’s December! Time for some Christmas blog posts! Most people, if not all, jump onto Google and social media to look for holiday ideas and inspiration. Bloggers should make use of this season of jolly to write up blog posts that can influence readers to be creative and festive. And also, create traffic in their sites. Bloggers should be able to showcase what they can … Continue reading Blogging 101: 35 Christmas Blog Post Ideas