Japanese Influence on the Philippines

During World War 2, the Japanese took the Philippines from the control of the United States. This happened between 1941 and 1945, when the United States was able to take back possession of the country. After regaining possession, the United States relinquished its control, fulfilling its promise of granting full independence to the Philippines. Because the Japanese were Read more about Japanese Influence on the Philippines[…]

America’s Influence in the Philippines

America has had a huge influence on the culture of the Philippines. Here’s a few fun facts as well as a few specific ways in which American culture has influenced Filipino culture. History of America in the Philippines In 1898, the United States declared war on Spain, ultimately resulting in what is called the Treaty of Read more about America’s Influence in the Philippines[…]

Things You Can and Cannot Buy in the Philippines

Is shampoo available in the Philippines? What about cheese, peanut butter, etc.? I remember these were things I wish I’d known before I went. Here’s a list of things that you might be wondering about. Whether you’re headed to the Philippines, or trying to figure out what to send your loved one in a care Read more about Things You Can and Cannot Buy in the Philippines[…]

Spanish Influence in the Philippines

The Spanish have had a huge influence on Filipino culture. Here is a little bit about the Spanish reign over the Philippines and some interesting things that Spain introduced to the Filipino way of life. History of Spain in the Philippines The time that the Philippines was under Spanish rule makes up a major part of their Read more about Spanish Influence in the Philippines[…]

20 Best Mormon Messages

Here are 20 of the best, most emotional Mormon Messages (videos). Enjoy! 1) Bullying- Stop It “This topic of judging others could actually be taught in a two-word sermon. When it comes to hating, gossiping, ignoring, ridiculing, holding grudges, or wanting to cause harm, please apply the following: Stop it! It’s that simple. We simply Read more about 20 Best Mormon Messages[…]

5 Inspirational tithing stories

“Bring ye all the tithes into the storehouse, that there may be meat in mine house, and prove me now herewith, saith the Lord of hosts, if I will not open you the windows of heaven, and pour you out a blessing, that there shall not be room enough to receive it.” Malachi 3:10 The Lord promises if we pay Him a tithing (10%), He will open the windows of heaven Read more about 5 Inspirational tithing stories[…]

50+ Best Cheesy Mormon Pick-Up Lines

Here are some of the best and cheesiest Mormon Pick-up lines around. There were so many great pick-up lines that they had to be broken down into different categories. Categories include pick-up lines related to: Temples, Scriptures, Scripture References, The Book of Mormon, Heaven, Missions, The Priesthood, The Spirit, Angels, Beauty, Mormon Songs, Ect. There is also a section below of everyday pick-up lines that are definitely worth Read more about 50+ Best Cheesy Mormon Pick-Up Lines[…]

Asperger Syndrome: 10 Surprising Facts

Here are 10 things you probably didn’t know about Asperger Syndrome. 1) There is No Known Cause of Asperger’s There is currently no known cause of Asperger Syndrome. Some researchers believe that the presence of Asperger’s is due to irregular behavior of embryonic cells while the fetus is developing. This irregular behavior causes changes to Read more about Asperger Syndrome: 10 Surprising Facts[…]

Celiac Disease: 10 Surprising Facts

Here are 10 facts you probably didn’t know about Celiac Disease. 1) Celiac Disease Is Often Misdiagnosed Celiac Disease is often misdiagnosed. Over 80% of Americans who suffer with Celiac Disease are undiagnosed, and many of them have been misdiagnosed with other illnesses. It can take years before Celiac Disease is diagnosed. In fact, the Read more about Celiac Disease: 10 Surprising Facts[…]