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Mom and Tina's reopens Makati, Pasig branches for delivery, takeout

May 18, 2020 - 6:46 PM

Corned beef, anyone?

Robredo's mother, Sally Gerona, laid to rest

Mar 01, 2020 - 9:12 AM

A teacher all her life, Salvacion "Sally" Gerona, PhD, was a faculty member of Naga City's University of Sta. Isabel for 45 years

Vice President Leni Robredo is currently in Naga City for the wake of her mother, Salvacion Gerona. Viewing of Mrs. Gerona's remains started Sunday, Feb. 23. Photo by Charlie Villegas/OVP

Malacañang grieves with Robredo for mother's death

Feb 23, 2020 - 12:13 PM

Malacañang praises Salvacion 'Sally' Gerona for being a 'selfless and dedicated teacher who molded countless of young minds across generations'

VP'S MOM. Salvacion Gerona died on Saturday, February 22. Photo from Gerona's Facebook page.

Robredo's mother Sally Gerona dies

Feb 22, 2020 - 10:18 PM

She was 83

MOTHER. Vice President Leni Robredo poses for a photo with her mother, Sally Gerona. Photo from Gerona's facebook account

[Two Pronged] Should I cut my 'toxic' mom out of my life?

Apr 14, 2019 - 3:24 PM

Many men would court me, but then stop after about 6 to 10 months.... I found out it was because my mom would approach the boy's parents.

New Zealand's prime minister helps out a fellow mother

Apr 04, 2019 - 2:17 PM

Jacinda Ardern, reluctant to discuss the incident revealed on social media, swiftly wrapped up a media appearance by replying only, 'because she was a mom'

FELLOW MOM. File photo of New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP

Kate Upton gives birth to baby girl

Nov 11, 2018 - 10:42 AM

This is her first child with husband Justin Verlander

Bad dog! Man shot by pet pooch

May 12, 2018 - 9:22 AM

After the accident, the dog lay down and cried, thinking he was in trouble for doing something wrong

Zanjoe Marudo's mom is laid to rest

Feb 22, 2018 - 7:03 PM

The actor's mom Rosanna passes away while he is on set to film for a show

When the fangirl interviews the K-drama star

Feb 17, 2018 - 11:15 PM

Meeting Korean actor Ji Soo in the flesh made me an even bigger fan

#PugadBaboy: Multitasking Moms

Feb 17, 2018 - 12:32 PM

#PugadBaboy: Multitasking Moms

Feb 16, 2018 - 11:00 AM

WATCH: Korean actor Ji Soo's Valentine's message for Filipino fans

Feb 12, 2018 - 1:36 PM

Ji Soo also talks about his latest Korean drama, and some Filipino words he's learned so far

VALENTINE'S DAY. Korean actor Ji Soo greets his Filipino fans. Rappler screenshot

[Two Pronged] Overstaying Mom

Jan 21, 2018 - 7:00 PM

Ben seeks advice on what to do about the tension between his wife and mother

[Two Pronged] Mom from hell

Jan 14, 2018 - 3:30 PM

OFW Kate seeks the advice of our columnists on how to to deal with her mother back home

The art of letting go: Truths about parenthood

Dec 23, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Holaina Tan, mother of 4-year-old Aki, shares her own journey as a parent and how it changed her life

Rappler Gift Guide: Presents for your mom

Dec 22, 2017 - 9:10 PM

What to give your no. 1 woman

'A Bad Moms Christmas': Ketika Natal menyatukan keluarga

Dec 06, 2017 - 3:43 PM

Kisah 6 orang ibu dari dua generasi berbeda ini mulai tayang di bioskop Rabu, 6 Desember

FILM TEMA NATAL. 'A Bad Moms Christmas' mulai tayang Rabu, 6 Desember 2017. Foto dari Feat Pictures Indonesia

Andray Blatche's mom enjoys watching her son play in Manila

May 14, 2017 - 10:56 PM

Angela Oliver says this is the first time she s watching her son Andray play for Gilas in person

SUPPORTIVE. Andray Blatche's Mom, Angela, watches Gilas Pilipinas play. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

What do moms really want for Mother’s Day?

May 11, 2017 - 8:25 PM

Your mom would never admit that she wants these things

1st M2 'Padede Mom' meet-up

Mar 09, 2017 - 7:15 AM

Nursing mothers here s one workshop you must attend

WATCH: Steph Curry, Green dance-off with Warriors dancing mom

Feb 17, 2017 - 1:57 PM

Dance Cam Mom shows her moves with Steph Curry and Draymond Green at an All Star photo shoot

DANCE TIME. Robin Schreiber, better known as Dance Cam Mom, shows off her moves to Stephen Curry. Screenshot from Twitter

Ronda Rousey’s mom comes to her defense

Jan 01, 2017 - 5:32 PM

AnnMaria De Mars defends her daughter against critics and lists Rousey s other accomplishments after her loss to Amanda Nunes

Rousey never got going in her fight against Amanda Nunes. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

'Chewbacca Mom' rules Facebook's top live videos for 2016

Dec 12, 2016 - 8:20 PM

Candace Payne who hilariously showed off her Chewbacca mask to the rest of cyberspace tops the list with 164 million views

Louis Tomlinson's mom, Johannah Deakin, dies

Dec 10, 2016 - 12:22 AM

UPDATED Zayn Malik Simon Cowell and more offer their condolences to Louis and his famiy

JOHANNAH DEAKIN. Louis Tomlinson's mother Johannah Deakin dies of Leukemia. Screengrab from Instagram/louist91

Jennylyn Mercado's mom Lydia dies

Oct 29, 2016 - 4:53 PM

Manager Becky Aguila says Lydia Jennylyn s adoptive mom died of sepsis secondary to pneumonia

LOOK: 'Chewbacca Mom' gets own action figure

Jun 20, 2016 - 11:07 PM

Toy makers Hasbro create a custom action figure for Candace Payne aka Chewbacca Mom

Photos from Facebook/Candace Payne

IN PHOTOS: 'Chewbacca Mom' visits Facebook HQ, meets Chewbacca

May 25, 2016 - 1:19 PM

The developers of Facebook Live also presents Candace Payne aka Chewbacca Mom with a special plaque for helping them achieve a company milestone with her viral video

Screengrab from Facebook/Mark Zuckerberg

WATCH: 'Chewbacca Mom' drives James Corden to work, gets surprise from real Chewbacca

May 24, 2016 - 4:34 PM

Candace Payne aka Chewbacca Mom appears in a Late Late Show sketch with James Corden and Star Wars: The Force Awakens director JJ Abrams She also gets a surprise from Peter Mayhew the actor inside the Chewbacca suit

Screengrab from YouTube/The Late Late Show with James Corden

WATCH: Life imitates art: 'West Wing' star Allison Janney speaks at White House

Apr 30, 2016 - 10:15 AM

In a skit before raising awareness on heroin use Allison Janney who played White House press secretary on The West Wing takes the place of Barack Obama s spokesman

TAKING THE PODIUM. Allison Janney, in character as West Wing press secretary CJ Cregg, delivers remarks on opioid addiction at the beginning of the daily press briefing in the Brady Press Briefing Room of the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 29 April 2016. Photo from EPA/SHAWN THEW

Palaro Bicolano brothers play basketball for OFW mom and diabetic dad

Apr 16, 2016 - 1:09 PM

Inspirasyon namin ang aming parents gusto naming maging proud sila sa amin

BROTHERS. Rufino B. Sablaon III, 14, and brother John Remo B. Sablaon, 12, of Polangui, Albay show off their basketball skills to Albay’s Schools Division Office employees. Photo by Sercy Sallao

WATCH: Bruce Springsteen dances with his 90-year-old mother onstage

Mar 30, 2016 - 12:56 PM

Bruce Springsteen s 90 year old mother joins her son onstage and dances beside him at a Madison Square Garden concert

Screengrab from YouTube/markit aneight

Alyssa Valdez on why her mom is the ‘game-changer’

Jan 31, 2016 - 12:54 PM

Valdez admits that she and her mom don’t have what you might call the perfect relationship ” though she prefers to keep it that way

Housewives vs working mom: Enough with the arguing!

Jan 20, 2016 - 1:45 PM

The point is there’s not one ultimate decision that fits all mothers So keep it nice and peaceful and enough with the ridicules and the sneering If you are happy with your choice then enjoy it

Suspect in killing of Cherry Pie Picache's mother convicted

Dec 10, 2015 - 6:55 PM

Cherry Pie posts a short message on Instagram thanking followers for their prayers

JUSTICE FOR HER MOTHER. Photo by Jose Del/Rappler

CBCP on Pope's decision: Abortion remains wrong

Sep 03, 2015 - 1:37 PM

Still a Filipino archbishop says Pope Francis through a recent decision wants to show that ‘the mercy of God is bigger than the sin of abortion’

REJECTING ABORTION. Lingayen-Dagupan Archbishop Socrates Villegas, CBCP president, says the Catholic Church continues to reject abortion as a 'grave and serious wrong.' File photo by Noli Yamsuan/Archdiocese of Manila

Pope to single mom: 'You respected life, don't be ashamed'

Sep 02, 2015 - 10:49 PM

Single mother Rosemary Farfan tells Pope Francis I ve felt guilty at times and ashamed Calling her a courageous woman the Pope drives her to tears

'DON'T BE ASHAMED.' On ABC News, comforting words from Pope Francis drives single mother Rosemary Farfan to tears. Separate screen shots from the YouTube account of ABC News

IN PHOTOS: Empress Schuck shows growing baby bump in maternity shoot

Aug 22, 2015 - 12:38 PM

Empress is expecting her first child with boyfriend Vino Guingona

6 PH celebrity moms on what they'd like to teach their kids

May 10, 2015 - 6:00 PM

Celebrity moms open up about what they d like their kids to know

What I do not understand about mothers

May 10, 2015 - 4:57 PM

I do not understand how my mother can be stern and gentle but manages to command love either way

Ellen Allanegui embracing the first year of motherhood in 1991.

Expo Mom 2015: #MomManifesto

Apr 28, 2015 - 1:50 PM

What s your Mommy Mission?

Family FQ Workshop by the Faustos

Apr 22, 2015 - 3:57 PM

Join the Faustos this May 9 and learn how you can enrich your family s life

Taylor Swift reveals her mother has cancer

Apr 09, 2015 - 11:17 PM

Thank you for caring about my family so much that she would want me to share this information with you she says

SUCH SAD NEWS. Taylor announces that her mom Andrea has cancer in a statement posted on her Tumblr account

WATCH: Michelle Obama, Jimmy Fallon in 'Evolution of Mom Dancing, pt 2'

Apr 03, 2015 - 4:08 PM

Go Bama Check out Michelle s dance moves

SHUSH AND TUSH. Jimmy Fallon and Michelle Obama do mom-inspired dances! Screengrab from YouTube

Moms know best: Why breakfast is king

Dec 27, 2014 - 10:16 AM

Here are reasons why you shouldn’t skip breakfast and consider having whole grain breakfast cereals

A cheat sheet on last minute gifts

Dec 20, 2014 - 9:58 AM

It’s not always easy thinking of gifts for people especially those who have it all so here are a few clever suggestions

Bring back home-cooked meals

Nov 28, 2014 - 8:54 PM

Mom s cooking is more nutritious than you think

5 creative ways to serve breakfast cereal

Nov 24, 2014 - 9:12 AM

Make breakfast fun for both you and your kids with these tips

#OFWMom: A different kind of working mom

Aug 29, 2014 - 2:42 PM

Rappler conducts a Hangout to give you a glimpse of what families go through when a parent especially the mother leaves to work in another country

[Two Pronged] Girlfriend vs boyfriend's mom

Aug 17, 2014 - 9:00 AM

They live together but there s just one problem – his mother