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Make This Christmas Count

5 ways to get the best out of family time this holiday season

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The Christmas tree is up, and the Noche Buena is set, with the smell of hamon and queso de bola wafting in the air. What else could be missing in this picture perfect holiday scene?

The sound of children laughing and playing as they excitedly open their gifts, the cheerful banter among family members, the pamamasko that every inaanak, ninong, and ninang are accustomed to – these sights are all too common in the Filipino household during this time of the year. Undoubtedly, they are also the ones that give the most meaning to our holiday celebrations.

As families gather together this Christmas, how else do we make these precious moments count? Here are some great ideas on how to make the most out of family time this season. No need for grand parties or an elaborate setting – just you, your loved ones, and the place you call home.

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