Posts tagged: Family & Love

What is a Filipino Marriage Proposal

The traditional marriage proposal takes the form of the pamanhikan or pamamanhikan or the “parental marriage proposal”, a formal way of asking the parents of the woman for her hand. The would-be groom and his parents go to the would-be bride’s home, and ask the parents for their consent. Once the woman’s parents accept the […]

Saturday January 7th, 2012 in , , , , | No Comments »

Western Men & Filipina Spouses Age Difference

I originally posted this topic Western Men & Filipina Spouses Age Difference with a POLL on the Topix website hoping to get other FilAm couples to vote and comment on this unique topic. My goal was to learn something and encourage others regarding this topic. I have read that this phenomenon is fairly well documented […]

Saturday July 30th, 2011 in , , , | No Comments »

Traditional and Modern Filipino Wedding Customs

Filipino wedding customs combine both colonial influence and traditional beliefs. The more common Filipino wedding customs include choosing where to hold the wedding church and who the officiating minister will be. Couples who belong to prominent families usually prefer holding the wedding in an ancient Spanish-time church and enlist a well-known personality for an officiating […]

Monday July 11th, 2011 in , , | No Comments »

Filipino Customs And Traditions

Like most asian countries, the Philippines is rich in customs and traditions handed down from generation to generation. While Filipinos have been able to preserve some traditional values and revered practices, some of these customs have become the product of foreign influence, assimilated into the native culture and in time becomes traditional. Filipino customs and […]

Monday July 11th, 2011 in , , , | No Comments »

Traveling To The Philippines

Can a man find true love through an online dating website? Im sure my story is not too different from other men – Im willing to share my story of hope and to encourage other men like me that true love can be found if you look in the right place. About a year before […]

Wednesday April 6th, 2011 in , , | No Comments »

Capturing the Heart of a Filipina Woman

If you fall in love with a Filipina, you will need to find the way to capture her heart. Filipina girls are known to be very conservative and very religious, they can also be very secretive especially when it comes to relationships and the matters of the heart. This is actually a result of the […]

Wednesday March 23rd, 2011 in , , , | No Comments »

Traditional Love of a Modern Day Filipina Woman

What is the price of love these days, what price would you pay to find the love of your life? Can you find love in a third world country? What can be traditional in a modern day relationship… Love should be pure and sincere. Filipinas are known to be devoted and willing to surrender everything […]

Tuesday March 22nd, 2011 in , , | No Comments »