How Winwyn Marquez spent her 'ECQ birthday'


Posted at May 06 2020 11:31 AM

MANILA – It was not how she planned it but Winwyn Marquez is still thankful to have been able to celebrate her birthday while on lockdown.

On Instagram, the former beauty queen said she marked her special day at home with her family and connected with relatives and friends throughout the day through different platforms.

“I am so thankful for a God who is steadfast and for the opportunities He has set before me,” she said. 

“I read somewhere that during this time we should invest in God's presence and in our health, to also try to learn something new and help build a healthy community... that’s what I did,” she added.


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Marquez said she will be flexible and adaptive with the new normal and she will do her best to help those around her feel safe and stay balanced.

“When I blew my candle, all I wanted is for everyone to stay healthy and safe and that this pandemic will end. Let us not allow fear and anxiety to rule over us,” she said.

To end her post, Marquez thanked everyone who remembered her birthday.

Marquez turned 28 on May 4.