Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

For Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi, the real beauty of a house goes beyond its aesthetics.

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME


In an interview, Zoren attributes the light, fun, and maaliwalas vibe of their home to the family's closeness.
        
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

The couple is like a barkada to their twins Cassy and Mavy.
He says, "Sa tingin ko it's not the house.
"Pakiramdam ko 'yong energy na pagpasok nila sa house, 'yong energy na naba-vibe nila inside the house—iyon 'yon.
            
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

"Sinasabi ko nga sa kambal, ‘Ang ikinakaganda niyan [their house], iyong mga taong nakatira sa loob.'
            
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

"No matter how big your house is, kung lagi naman nag-aaway ang pamilya, hindi nag-uusap, walang communication, naglolokohan—it's not really a home."
          
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

Carmina throws in, "Gusto namin maging dating ng bahay na it's not just a lovely home, but it's a home.
                      
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

"Iyong parang ganoon, yung super happy family."

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

Here's a virtual tour of their former residence in Pasig City.

Their receiving area 
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

The interiors of their kitchen and powder room were straight from a magazine feature.


According to Carmina, she didn't find the need to hire an interior designer since she herself loves collecting home magazines.
             
Meanwhile, this den also doubled as Zoren's "man cave."
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

Mavy, who was then seven years old, in his own room

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME


Cassy's private space was filled with her toys including Disney Princesses and Bratz dolls.

         
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME



Carmina and Zoren's master bedroom

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME


The Kapamilya actress admitted that she does most of her emailing and surfing via laptop in their master bathroom.
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME


Found at the attic was the couple's shared closet.


Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME



The shoes and bags were neatly arranged and displayed a la department store.

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME
           
Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME


The family's garden could make you forget you're in Manila.

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

Carmina Villarroel and Zoren Legaspi  Secrets Revealed to a HAPPY HOME

After the Ondoy onslaught, the family transferred to a new home.

source: pep