Saturday, May 11, 2019

Mom's Day Out with Beko PH

Because Beko PH wanted to honor moms on Mother's Day, it has partnered with Robinson's Magnolia for its "Mother's Day Out" treats from May 10 to 12. The three-day treat for moms includes a free make-up session, make-up tutorials, cooking demos, food tasting, coffee and pastry making, and a whole lot more as well as win some exciting prizes.

Moms Can Easily Deposit Money to Banks For Free With GCash

Being a mom is a tough job especially if one is also working aside from taking care of the family. Most of the time, moms need more time than the normal 24/7 because there's too much to do. Every minute is precious especially when running errands such as going to the bank to deposit money or pay bills. But did you know that one can deposit money to banks for free with GCash?

Monday, May 6, 2019

Happiness is Jollibee's Sulit-Complete Meals

There is that indescribable feeling of immense happiness when you find something or something in your life and the feeling doesn't just make you feel great, but it affects your whole life as well.

Jollibee has been coming up with heart-tugging and memorable TVCs especially with its Kwentong Jollibee Valentine's video- "Proposal." This TVC is making a cheerful comeback with an exciting announcement that will definitely make you smile: Jollibee's Sulit-Complete Meals are now more affordable.

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Shangri-La Plaza's Sun, Sand, and Squad Summer Fashion Show 2019

It's is officially the season of weekend trips and beach hopping and to make it more exciting and fun, Shangri-La Plaza is highlighting some fashion trends that's perfect for the season. Sun, Sand, and Squad, Shangri-La Plaza's Summer Fashion Show is all about oceanic vibes that will keep every one stylish while having fun.

Friday, May 3, 2019

AOPEN: A Game-changer That Offers High-Quality Monitors at Reasonable Price

AOPEN, maker of gaming monitors recently introduced their products to Filipino gamers. This latest brand is a game-changer in the Philippine market because they are offering high-quality monitors at very reasonable prices.

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

55 Sari-Sari Store Owners Gets Store Makeover Thanks to Rebisco

Rebisco continues to spread joy and love as part of its 55th year anniversary. This time around, Rebisco, a homegrown snack company beloved by kids and adults, awarded 55 sari-sari store owners with a store makeover and products.

The lucky winners were selected among hundreds of sari-sari store owners who shared their stories about how Rebisco snacks have been part of their business journey.

Sunday, April 28, 2019

Tough Mama In The Kitchen

Mothers, especially like me who is OC when it comes to the kitchen prefers quality kitchen appliances since we use it every day. We love appliances that really lasts since we don't have the luxury to buy new things at a whim especially when there's growing children around. And we also love aesthetically pleasing kitchen appliances / gadgets because why not?

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The Legend Palawan Marks its 20th Year

The Legend Palawan (TLP) celebrates Two Decades of Unprecedented Filipino Hospitality, from its humble beginnings as one of the first few hotels in Puerto Princesa to pioneering the province' tourism industry by offering tours to the Underground River and other islands, to promoting the best local cuisine, and of course, the unparalleled warmth of Filipino hospitality.

Call for Entries for the 69th Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature is Now Accepting Entries

The Don Carlos Palanca Memorial Awards for Literature is one of the most prestigious award giving body that recognizes those with talent for the literary arts. Now on its 69th year, it is now again accepting entries for different genres in both English and Filipino categories. Deadline of submission of entries is on May 31, 2019.

Sunday, April 21, 2019

URC's Young Bakers Challenge

Universal Robina Corporation's (URC) Flour and Pasta Division recently concluded its bread and pastry competition aimed at developing and honing the skills of public senior high students in the country. The baking and bread-making event was held last April 11 & 12 at the new Baker John Academy in Libis, Quezon City.

Saturday, April 20, 2019

My Facial Pampering Experience at ELITE Shangri-La Plaza

When you are in your 40's, you are more or less becomes more concerned about health and beauty issues such as having nice and properly hydrated skin. I mean, if you don't take care of your skin, even if you are not yet in your 40's, harmful elements such as pollution, sun, or even the make-up you are using can ruin your skin.

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

HOTEL REVIEW: Savoy Hotel Manila

It was prom season and it was also a last minute decision to get a hotel room since traffic has been terrible lately. Besides, we live in Sta Mesa area and my daughter's prom is going to be held at the ballroom of Manila Marriott Hotel which was like at the other end of the town.

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Friday, April 12, 2019

Temptations is Something Your Cat Cannot Resist

Shopee Philippines hosted the exclusive launch of Temptations cat treats in the Philippines. Temptations is a well-known brand under the Mars Petcare, a global name for quality pet care products like Pedigree and Whiskas.

FAMI celebrates Women’s Month with the “Smart Women Invest” Workshop

Joining the worldwide celebration of Women’s Month, First Metro Asset Management, Inc. (FAMI), the fund management subsidiary of First Metro Investment Corporation, hosted Smart Women Invest, a financial and investment literacy workshop specifically catered to help Filipinas transform from savers into investors.

FAMI president Karen Roa said, “The event was intended to motivate and empower women through the discussion of financial intelligence. This allowed the audience to learn not only how to protect existing resources, but more importantly how to grow one’s assets. By doing so, women are transformed from savers into investors.”

Repertory Philippines holds Annual Summer Workshop

Children and teenagers look forward to summer as it heralds school break and that they can chill out and have fun. But for some, summer means enrolling in workshops like art, music, sports, or theatre! And one such choice is Repertory Philippines Summer Workshop 2019.

*** old Repertory Philippines Summer Workshop performance

Monday, April 8, 2019

Siem Reap's Neak Pean Temple

Siem Reap's Neak Pean Temple is like a scene from The Return of the King, third book of Lord of The Rings (LOTR) trilogy. It was still summer when we visited Siem Reap so the lake surrounding Neak Pean is somewhat dry.

Thursday, April 4, 2019

SkinWhite: Embrace Your Color, Dark or White

Confidence is skin-deep. 

There's no such thing as white skin or dark skin being superior over another. In our world today, people doesn't really mind if you have dark skin or white skin, there are no borders.

SkinWhite recently launched its latest campaign that "Beauty should never have been one or the other."

SFI Group and Kuder Inc. Partnership for Progress

"You cannot be what you cannot see, 
but we can help you see
what you can become." - Kuder Inc. 

SFI Group and Kuder Inc. recently inked a partnership that will launch a career planning system for schools and it focuses on developing a program for career practitioners and career advocates so that they will be able to guide properly the targeted individuals (students, young professionals).

Pia Wurtzbach's Doppelganger Goes to Madame Tussauds in Hong Kong

It is not every day that a celebrity gets waxified by Madame Tussauds so every one was really excited when our very own Pia Wurtzbach gets to have her doppelganger unveiled at Madame Tussauds Hong Kong.

Friday, March 29, 2019

UNIQLO' Special UT Collection for Gundam's 40th Anniversary

The clothes you choose to wear is an expression of yourself and UNIQLO believes just that. UT or the Uniqlo T-shirt reflects different cultural content that transcends time and genre from all over the world. It is also artsy and pop.

Tuesday, March 26, 2019

Revolution Precrafted Partners with Lazada

Revolution Precrafted, the first and only unicorn startup in the country has partnered with Lazada and is one of the first companies to offer real estate products on its commercial platform. And as Lazada celebrates its 7th year, Revolution Precrafted is offering a 50% discount on reservation fees on its designer homes, pavilions and pop-up retail spaces on March 27.

"Affordable Home" designed by Manny Pacquiao for Revolution Precrafted

HOTEL REVIEW: Seda Vertis North

It was an unplanned staycation but since I am attending my high school's reunion and we're also scheduled to have dinner with my hubby's college buddies, we decided to get at room at Seda Vertis North which was coincidentally the venue of the reunion and dinner was at the nearby mall.

Monday, March 25, 2019

Friday, March 22, 2019

Sarah G's New Love

Sarah Geronimo is one of the most well-rounded actress and celebrity so it is not a surprise when she said that she has another feather on her cap- and that is being able to cook.

"Ginusto ko po talagang matutong magluto. Parang ang sarap kasi sa pakiramdam na kaya mong ipagluto 'yung pamilya mo and mga friends mo (I really wanted to learn how to cook. It feels good to be able to cook for your family and friends)," shared Sarah G.

LG Laundry Love Launch This Month

LG Home Appliances in its commitment to empower women with its smart home technologies launches the LG Laundry Love, an advocacy that aims to give men the equal opportunity that they can also do "tough" chores at home such as doing the laundry. Of course, this is in response to the gender equality when it comes to doing house chores and moving away from the stereotype that Filipino women are tasked with doing the house chores.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Celebrate Summer with Music at Chateau Royale Hotel

Chateau Royale Hotel Resort & Spa celebrate the summer with a rip-roarin party and all-night entertainment led by rapper and songwriter Shanti Dope, XFactor, Sandiwa, and a whole lot of exciting guest performers.

Monday, March 18, 2019

13 UBAY Hosts Painting Exhibits by Fernando Sena and Other Local Artists

Renowned painter Fernando Sena, along with eight other local artists celebrate creativity and Filipino spirit with Embracing Filipino Food and Art, a month-long exhibit at 13 UBAY in Quezon City.

Mountain Dew's #DewDay2019

Mountain Dew held its first ever #DewDay at the Market Market! Activity Center last March 16 which brought together gamers of all ages in a friendly battle of Tekken. Of course, the fun won't be complete without celebrity gamers like Alodia and Ashley Gosiengfiao, Ako si Dogie, and Wil Dasovich.

Sunday, March 17, 2019

Beep Card Collabs with DAISO Japan for the Hello Kitty Card

Are you an LRT or MRT warrior? Travel in style with kawaii Hello Kitty beep card which was released last March 15, 2019. AF Payments Inc., partnered with Sanrio and Daiso Japan for this limited edition card.

Sunday, March 3, 2019

PPS, PIDSP and PFV Released Childhood Immunization Schedule

Vaccines are important especially for children and adolescents since it helps strengthens the child's immune system in warding off communicable diseases such as measles which can be harmful to some. It is recommended that infants as young as 6 months old be given measles vaccines. This annual schedule of vaccines is developed by the Philippine Pediatric Society (PPS) and the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society of the Philippines (PIDSP), together with the Philippine Foundation for Vaccination (PFV).

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Sunday, February 17, 2019

HOTEL REVIEW: Aruga by Rockwell

I've always been drawn to Aruga by Rockwell ever since my friend stayed there a few years back and invited us to come over, so when the need to book a hotel room presented itself, I didn't hesitate to choose Aruga. Of course, the location is also perfect since it is just a short walk to our favorite Power Plant Mall.

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Thailand: The Land of Smiles

Thailand is a very mesmerizing place for travelers as one can marvel at its modern world appeal amidst its rich cultural heritage. Of course, there's also that part wherein travelers can immerse themselves in Thai culture; not only a visual-feast but it enriches the soul as well.

Friday, February 8, 2019

Chereine Royal Beauty Line Is Now In The Philippines

FKC Philippines has recently launched Chereine, a skin care line that provides 100% natural ingredients that guarantees timeless beauty.

Friendship, Kindness and Care (FKC) International has been at the forefront when it comes to providing natural natural and wellness products and has been in the industry for more than fifteen years. And after years of research and study, it has come up with a totally new skin care line- the Chereine Royal. Coincidentally, Chereine is the French word for "Dear Queen," and this latest skincare line aims to bestow the same beauty regimen of queens to Filipinas.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

VISITA IGLESIA: Saint Andrew's Cathedral, Singapore

I love visiting churches whenever we travel so going to Saint Andrew's Cathedral in Central Singapore is not an exemption. Actually though, since we traveled there a couple of weeks before Chinese New Year, temple-hopping is on my list but we made a wrong train exit and ended up at Saint Andrew's Cathedral. Such a blessing, lah!

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

HOTEL REVIEW: Bayon Boutique in Siem Reap

Siem Reap is a wonderful place to visit especially if you love temples like Angkor Wat, Ta Prohm, and Bayon. It is also a hub when it comes to Khmer cuisine such as the famous Beef Lok Lak and noodles with fresh leaves from a nearby tree. And of course, there are also numerous hotels and hostels or even dorms to choose from. For us though, I chose Bayon Boutique which is just a short 5-minute walk from Pub Street.

Thursday, January 17, 2019

LENS CAP: Singapore's Geylang District

Geylang is one of the most picturesque districts in Singapore especially if you are into architecture. It is famous for its rows of "shophouses" especially along Geylang Road. Aside from shophouses, Geylang district also has some old post-war bungalows and other notable post-war architecture notable edifices.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Education For Global Competence: Servicio Filipino and ACT Partnership

"Education for Global Competence."

Servicio Filipino, Inc. and ACT has recently signed a partnership that aims to assess the needs of the Filipino workforce through its Career Readiness Certification. This will also serves as a tool to gauge the skills and competencies of students and trainees before entering the workforce.

The partnership also aims to provide training options for the labor force, develop the first registry in the country, propose the national recognition of Department of Education, Commission on Higher Education and Skills Development Authority of the ACT assessment, training curricula and certification as part of the career portfolio among students, et al.

Buying Guide for Honda Shadow Aero 750 OEM & Aftermarket Parts

If you own a Honda Shadow, then it must have become an obligatory part of your life. And so if anything wrong happens to your beloved bike, then you may experience a bad day. But, your adventure will no longer suffer from any problem if you know all the tips to secure it from problems and get the best aftermarket parts for its long life. Everyone knows what it takes to keep a cruiser with you and to keep your bike running smooth to perform amazing just like its first day.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

LENS CAP: Rediscovering Binondo and Intramuros

Street photography is my waterloo so when the chance to do a photowalk presented itself, I suggested Binondo and Intramuros to my companions. I haven't been to Binondo area for a long time so I was also excited to explore the place on a different angle- literally.

I have with me my trusted Nikon J5.

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

A Day at Singapore's Buddha Tooth Relic Temple

I only have one whole day to go around Singapore even if I was there for almost a week (whole day seminar lah!) so when that day arrived, visiting the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple and Museum is on top of my list. Luckily, Singapore is easy to navigate thanks to their train system which I kinda mastered already after being there for several days.

Sunday, January 6, 2019

Awesome GoPro HERO7 Black

GoPro HERO7 Black highlights its awesome feature like the HyperSmooth video stabilization in a camera and the new for of video called the TimeWarp, which applies a high-speed ‘magic-carpet-ride’ effect to the video. Another interesting new feature is the first ever GoPro live stream that enables users to share in real time to Facebook, Twitch, YouTube, Vimeo, and other social platforms. 

Tuesday, January 1, 2019

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