• Camille Prats on Her First Trimester: 'Nahirapan Ako Mag-Lihi'

    Plus, Scarlet Snow fulfills dad Hayden's birthday wish, pregnant Erika Padilla can still do a handstand, and more!
    by Rachel Perez .
  • Camille Prats talks about second pregnancy

    It may not be her first pregnancy, but the Kapuso actress feels like she’s pregnant for the first time. In an interview with Pep.ph, the soon-to-be mom of two admitted her first trimester was difficult, but she feels better now that she’s well into the second trimester.

    "I'm on my fifth month, and I feel so much better, parang I'm back to my original self," she shared. "Kasi during the first trimester, talagang nahirapan ako mag-lihi. Talagang vomiting 'tapos sobrang hilo. Ngayon, I'm feeling so much better." It’s been 10 years since Camille gave birth to her son, Nathan (with late husband Anthony Linsangan). She is expecting a baby girl this time around.

    She’s grateful that her husband VJ Yambao is “super maalaga.” Camille shares he gives her massages at night, and whenever she craves something, VJ tries his best to get it for her. She also shares that their boys (VJ has a son from his previous relationship) are excited to meet their baby sister come late September or early October. (pep.ph)


    Scarlet Snow Belo fulfills dad Hayden's birthday wish

    Scarlet Snow was the perfect accomplice to surprise her dad on his birthday. “Mommy asked him what he wanted for his birthday, and he said he only wanted quality time with us and a song from me, so I sang one of his favorite songs,” read the caption for an Instagram video. Scarlet sang "Somewhere Out There,” which she has been practicing for a while now (and she is using her favorite microphone). She also sang the birthday song, but she decided she wanted to dance midway into the song. 

    Grateful his family for the surprise birthday treat, Hayden posted a family photo with this caption, “More than what I asked for... or will ever deserve.” Awww. (abs-cbn.com)


    LOOK: Pregnant Erika Padilla can still do a handstand!

    When the actress and sportscaster announced via Instagram that she is expecting and engaged to Alaska assistant coach and former PBA player, Jeffrey Cariaso, Erika also shared that she is still doing yoga even at 20 weeks pregnant. 

    Recently, Erika, a certified yoga instructor, posted on Instagram a photo of her stretching and she even did a handstand in a separate Instagram video post. In the comments, she said she's been doing yoga for 10 years. “But for my pregnancy, I didn’t do that much during the first trimester. I’m back to doing SOME stretches now in my second,” Erika wrote, adding that expecting moms should consult with their doctors before doing any strenuous exercise. And if they do get a go signal, they should seek assistance from a yoga teacher. 

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    Passports valid for 10 years may be twice as costly
    Passports that will be valid for 10 years will cost double, about P1,900 to P2,000, according to the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA). “The materials will change. The materials are, of course, a bit more expensive because we want the booklet to be durable enough to last ten years," said Ricarte Abejuela, director of DFA's Office of Consular Affairs Passport. He added the number of pages in a passport would increase, which could add to the cost. The bicameral committee has already approved a bill that proposes to extend passport validity to 10 years and has been submitted for President Rodrigo Duterte to sign. According to the bill, passports of children aged 3 and below will only be valid for three years while passports of children aged 4 to 18 will be valid for five years since kids faces will change as they grow. (gmanetwork.com)

    Tangled: The Series premieres tomorrow on Disney Channel!

    Rapunzel is back in action, this time on the small screen. Tangled: The Series will premiere on Disney Channel on May 21, 11:30 a.m. The series follows Rapunzel and her adventures as she gets to know her parents, her kingdom, and the people of Corona. Along the way, her irrepressible spirit and natural curiosity about the world lead her to realize that there is so much more she needs to learn before she can accept her royal destiny as Princess of Corona. Mandy Moore and Zachary Levi, who voices Rapunzel and Eugene, respectively, in the animated movie reprise their roles.

    From 21 May to 30 June, kids and families can also take part in Disney’s Tangled Quest, a multi-platform character hunt. Just spot and snap a photo of Rapunzel, Eugene, Maximus or Pascal with the Tangled Quest insignia on Disney Channel and upload it on the TangledQuest.com to get a chance to win exclusive Tangled-themed goody bags

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