Exclusive: Rica Peralejo gets frank on how her family treats their kasambahay
- Rica Peralejo gave KAMI more details about how she treats her kasambahay
- Being Christians makes it important for Rica’s family to treat their house helper with a lot of care and dignity
- She and her husband have been trying hard to lessen the power distance between her and their employees
- Her hope is that house helpers and other people who provide domestic service will realize that they are not inferior to their employers
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Rica Peralejo spoke to KAMI about her kasambahay after they went viral on social media.
According to the actress, being Christians makes it important for their family to treat their house helper with a lot of care and dignity.
She also explained that she and her husband have been trying hard to lessen the power distance between her and their employees.
The celebrity mom wants house helpers and other people who provide domestic service to realize that they are not inferior to their employers.
“I guess it's just being caring for her and also treating her with dignity. My husband and I are believers of how we should always make it a goal to lessen the power distance wherever we can and we try to do that with people who service us kasi especially sa Pilipinas medyo mababa ang tingin kapag domestic service ang pinoprovide. And there are mindsets there also na dala ng hirap sa buhay na we try to help them change,” Rica shared.
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Rica Peralejo is an actress who used to be a cast member of “Ang TV.” The former actress is now married to a Christian pastor named Joseph Bonifacio. They have two children – Philip Nathaniel and Manu.
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Her house helper went viral after a netizen accused Rica of being unfair to her kasambahay by giving her food that was different from what her family was eating.
The actress already clarified the matter on social media, explaining that her helper has her own food because she usually does not like the food that Rica and her family eat.
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The celebrity mom has turned her back on showbiz and is now living a simple life with her pastor husband. Rica appreciates the quiet and peaceful life, based on her social media posts.
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