Soon, malls will be open later than usual to cater eager shoppers buying gifts for everyone. Office will be holding parties left and right, and adults and children alike will start buying clothes and presents for the most festive day of the year.
Filipino Christmas will soon be here, and even though we started the countdown months ago, the excitement for the season increases as we enter the month of December. It’s the busiest, most hectic part of the year, and it’s okay, because it’s difficult to be on a sour mood when everything’s so joyful.
Though it’s a holiday celebrated in all corners of the world, some traditions are uniquely Filipino. Our Christian roots, meshed with our culture, have embraced and transformed the holiday into something we can definitely call ours. [Read more…]