Milestones, attempts, losses: Personal journeys define lifestyle stories in 2021


Posted at Dec 31 2021 12:01 PM | Updated as of Dec 31 2021 12:35 PM

Many Filipinos were drawn to the personal journeys of both prominent personalities and ordinary people as they slowly adjust to the "new normal" brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic.

They shared in the joy and pain brought about by different experiences and events -- a big modeling gig that helped an actress overcome her body insecurities, the loss of a loved one through death or a breakup, and an attempt to win another Miss Universe crown for pageant-crazy Philippines, among others.

Here are our most talked-about lifestyle stories for 2021: