• Top of the Morning: Scarlet Snow Learns How To Swim!

    Plus, why Judy Ann and Ryan Agoncillo renewed their vows, Badjao girl gets scholarship, and more!
    by Rachel Perez .
  • 1. Scarlet Snow learns how to swim!

    Such a brave little girl -- only a little over one year old and Scarlet Snow is already doing well in her swimming lessons. Dad Hayden Kho posted videos of him and his daughter taking instructions from a swimming coach and having fun in the water. She seems to have developed confidence while in the water, thanks to her dad! Good job, Scarlet Snow!


    2. Why did Judy Ann and Ryan Agoncillo renew their vows?

    IMAGE Ryan Agoncillo/Instagram

    In posting on Instagram a photo of his son watching their wedding video, Ryan Agoncillo explained why he and his wife Judy Ann Santos decided to renew their vows on their seventh wedding anniversary. According to Ryan, Lucho wondered out loud why he wasn't in the video after seeing that big sister Yohan was in it, to which dad Ryan replied, "And that's how mom and I got married twice". (gmanetwork.com


    3. "Badjao Girl" gets scholarship

    IMAGE Topher Quinto Burgos (left) and Wilmark Jolindon (right)/Facebook

    The 13-year-old Badjao Girl whose photo went viral after her story tugged at the heartstrings of netizens is one step closer to fulfilling her dream of becoming a teacher after the local government of Lucena City pledged to provide her family with a job. "Gusto ko pong matulungan 'yung mga bata. Isa na rin po doon 'yung mga magulang ko, hindi po nakapag-aral," Rita Gabiola said in an interview with ABS-CBN's weekly show Rated K. Asis Perez, the national director of the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources, and a host of local beauty queens have also promised help for Gaviola. Rated K and the Lingkod Kapamilya Foundation have also expressed their intent to give the teenager a scholarship. Rita first got noticed during the Pahiyas Festival in Quezon province this year when a photo of her looking like a supermodel surfaced online. (abs-cbn.com)


    4. Swedish prince's christening gives a glimpse of next-gen royals

     

    Sweden's newest prince has been baptized with a royal ceremony at a service held at Stockholm's Royal Palace Chapel. Prince Oscar is the only son of Crown Princess Victoria and husband Prince Daniel; he was born on March 2 this year. During the ceremony, his sister Princess Estelle and cousin Princess Leonore (daughter of Princess Madeleine) were seen hanging out and adorably giggling, demonstrating their independent spirit. Princess Leonore also showed off some dance moves to the more than 150 guests. (people.com)  


    5. Giant stroller lets parents test-drive it

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    Kolcraft, a baby product company, designed an exact replica of its Contours Bliss stroller to give parents the chance to test it and experience what it's like for their babies to ride in one. "We created the test ride so adults could experience first-hand how each Contours stroller is carefully designed with a baby's joy and comfort in mind," Kolcraft President Tom Koltun said in a press release. The supersized stroller is more than twice the size of the one for babies, measuring 7 feet, 6 inches high, six feet deep and four feet wide. (huffingtonpost.com

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