Thursday, July 18, 2019

Ateneo De Manila Emerges as the Go Green in the City 2019 Winner

Schneider Electric once again hosted the Go Green in the City 2019 and invited university students from all over the country to send in their proposals for the contest. This year's entries totaled 1,300 which tripled from 2018's entries of 400 proposals. Ateneo De Manila's Team Chinquapin won the Philippine round and will represent the Philippines in GGitC Regional Finals this August.

Monday, July 15, 2019

VISITA IGLESIA: Silliman University Church

Tucked near the famous Hibbard Hall of Silliman University in Dumaguete City is the solemn-looking Silliman Church. From afar, it is quite easy to miss this church since it is almost hidden by the gigantic century-old trees and one also need to secure a gate pass from the security guards manning the gate.

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Shaburi & Kintan Buffet at the Top of The Glo

Level-up yakiniku and shabu-shabu feast at the newly opened Shaburi & Kintan Buffet at the Top of The Glo in Makati City.

The restaurant chain has branches in Singapore, Taiwan, Cambodia, Indonesia, and the UK. Shaburi & Kintan Buffet offers premium meat selections so that one may enjoy an authentic shabu-shabu and yakiniku experience.

Mr. Hubert Young of UCC Philippines teamed-up with Mr. Tomoyoshi Nishiyama, CEO of Dining Innovations Ltd., to bring Shaburi & Kintan Buffet to the Philippines.

The Japanese are known for serving quality ingredients that are also healthy at the same time. At Shaburi & Kintan Buffet, one gets the best of both worlds- shabu-shabu and yakiniku.

Shaburi highlights the shabu-shabu experience and allow the diners to customize their very own shabu-shabu by choosing the ingredients from the buffet spread. Lots of yummy choices lah! And not only that, each diner has his/her own pot so that he/she can cook based on personal preference.

There are also selections for different karaages, fruits and vegetables, and of course- dessert.

Kintan, on the other hand is the yakiniku buffet. Aside from the premium meats, there are also seafood choices.

There are several buffet selections at Kintan, the Regular Buffet, Kintan Buffet, Premium Kintan, and Special Wagyu Buffet. But whatever you choose, there is already the assurance that you will have a great meal. Itadakimasu!

Friday, July 5, 2019

Sing With MegaSound Smart PRO

People love to sing but Filipinos really, really love to sing and they sing from the heart. Most often than not, you may even have encountered and heard someone belts out a tune just because he/she heard a music playing in the mall or even inside the bus. Yes, that's how much Filipinos love to sing and of course, we all know that we have many talented singers recognized internationally.

Monday, June 24, 2019

360 Selfie GlamShot: Life of the Party

Notch-up the party with 360 Selfie as you sway to your groove!

This continuously evolving video booth that captures glamorous shots and much, much more.

Lovely sisters Verne and Verniece Enciso at the GlamShot Infinity Booth Philippines at the recent MEGA Equality Ball.

The BrickYard Presents: 2019 Tamiya Mini 4WD Asia Challenge Manila

Tamiya collectors, enthusiasts, and racers gathered in Glorietta 2,  Makati City for the first ever Tamiya Mini 4WD Asia Challenge Manila hosted by The BrickYard. The four-day event gathered not only Tamiya-fans and racers from the Philippines but from other countries like Singapore, Japan, Vietnam, Malaysia, South Korea, Thailand, Brunei, Hong Kong, et al.

Winner of the Tamiya Asia Challenge Manila will go to Japan on November and will compete in the 2019 Japan Cup.

Friday, June 21, 2019

Tanduay: World's Number One Rum

For the second straight year, Tanduay is still the number one rum and has bested another foreign run brands in the world. This is based on the latest report by Drinks International.

The honor is not just for Tanduay Distellers, Inc., this is also a milestone for the country because it truly shows that The Philippines has world-class craftmanship.

Jollibee's Beefy-Saucy Linamnam Ulam Burger Steak

Jollibee's popular favorite Burger Steak with its beefy-saucy linamnam ulam is still at P50! This delicious meal will satisfy your Jollibee craving and it is tummy-filling at the same time.

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Tourism Authority of Thailand Introduces Yaya Sperbund as its Ambassador

Urassaya Sperbund, or more popularly known as Yaya Sperbund is in Manila to promote, "Open To The New Shades," Tourism Authority of Thailand's latest campaign that highlights the lovely destinations and diversity in Thailand.

Open To The New Shades campaign embraces and welcome all visitors with open arms, no discrimination. Mr. Kajorndet Apichartrakul, Director of Tourism Authority of Thailand for Philippines and Singapore. He also introduced Yaya Sperbund as their newest ambassador.

Friday, June 14, 2019

Thursday, June 13, 2019

Mobile Protect Your Phone

Having a sturdy casing is not enough to protect your phone from accidents. Most often than not, people tend to buy a new one especially if their phones are beyond repair. This is okay if the phone is not expensive but for high end phones, buying a new one is not practical.

With this in mind, Esquire Tech Group came up with the solution of offering a 1 plus 1 protection for expensive phones.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Taiwan Excellence Host First eSports Cup in the Philippines

eSports has since evolved from cybercafes and has now become a mainstream sport around the world including the Philippines. It may have started as a simple game between neighbors but it has now become a whole new spectrum with a wider audience and a lot of eSports enthusiasts.

Power Mac Center's How to Make A "Smart" Home

As we move deeper into the Era of Technology, we are witness to the rise of different innovations that has been making our lives easier and where distance becomes non-existent. And thru this, technology has expanded its reach to make our homes smart automated.

Sunday, June 9, 2019

Bangkok's Airplane Graveyard

Bangkok is not just a city with lots of temples, shopping malls, street markets, and street food, it is a city with lots of surprises for those who loves the road less travelled.

During our recent trip to Bangkok, we spent an hour admiring and taking lots of pictures at the Airplane Graveyard Bangkok located at Krung Thep Maha Nakhon which is near Suvarnabhumi Airport.

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Sun Life's - Life, Health, and Wealth

Most Filipinos are tend to be conventional when it comes to managing their finances and that most of the savings are intended or meant for emergency funds. A nationwide study commissioned by Sun Life Financial Philippines (Sun Life) shows that having emergency funds are the top reason why people save; while next on the list is saving for the future; and lastly, saving for retirement.

Sun Life Talks with Krie Lopez, Sarah Black, and Bo Sanchez

Sun Life announced its latest partnership this time with Waze and Fitness First, and introduced the Life and Investment Calculators during the presscon for its monthly campaign- Life, Health and Wealth.

After which, every one was invited to the Sun Life Talks that highlighted the inspirational experiences of Ms. Krie Lopez of Messy Bessy; Ms. Sarah Black, famed photographer; and Mr. Bo Sanchez, author and lay minister.

Friday, June 7, 2019

Shangri-La Plaza Presents- LIKHA: A Heritage Fashion Show

Artistry, craftsmanship and culture are highlighted at Shangri-La Plaza's month-long celebration of "LIKHA." The spotlight is on Heritage Fashion Show.

The lovely pieces are curated by GREAT Women from the works of Rhett Eala, Adante Leyesa, Fino Leatherware, LARA, Ai-She, and Tygie, as well as GW Collection.

Intense Gaming Experience with RealMe 3 Pro

Home Credit Philippines has something new to entice mobile phone gamers as it highlights RealMe 3 Pro, one of the latest smartphone brands that offers a mobile phone packed with great features for the price-conscious millennials.

Thursday, June 6, 2019

Picturing Marawi: Marawi's Story in Pictures at SM Supermalls

The Marawi on my mind is very picturesque, filled with gentle people and surrounded by lush greens and gaily painted houses. But the Marawi now is different, turned into a ghost-town after the siege. There are no words apt to describe Marawi after it was declared ground zero.

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

ACER Philippines Joins Shopee 6.6-7.7 Amazing Deals

Great discounts awaits every one as Acer is offering amazing deals up to 25% off on products like Acer Aspire at Shopee 6.6-7.7

Mark your calendars because Acer's lowest price sale happens from June 3 to July 7, 2019 via Shopee.

Sunday, June 2, 2019

Tamiya Launches the Dyipne, A Limited Edition 4WD kit

The Brickyard by Lil's Hobby Center marks its first year anniversary by releasing the "Dyipne," a limited edition 4WD kit. This is also the first time a Philippine icon will be included in Tamiya's roasters of collectibles.

Our Royal Pampering at Oasis Spa Sukhumvit

Bangkok is an amazing place where one can marvel at ancient structures whilst enjoying the modern ones. It is a place where you can immerse yourself in its rich cultural heritage and at the same time have your fill of Thai cuisine in its numerous street corners and shopping in luxurious malls.

So eventually, one needs to relax and unwind a bit before continuing with the busy travel itinerary and where's the best place to do this but at Oasis Spa Sukhumvit.

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Acer X Adidas Back-to-School Promo

Summer is almost over and that means that students are excited to go back to school. Acer Philippines believe in keeping millennials updated on style and trend, it has partnered with Adidas because technology and fashion are great motivators for the youth's creativity and passion of learning.

BellaVita Inaugurates Sakto Sayo Housing in Naga City

Ayala Land Inc.'s BellaVita officially inaugurates its Sakto Sayo housing in Pacol, Naga City last May 25. BellaVita's Sakto Sayo caters primarily to minimum wage earners to have their own homes at an affordable cost. Coincidentally, BellaVita means "Beautiful Life," and that is what the company aims for Nagueños.

Photo credit to: Joemar Ordon of Lakwatserong Irigenyo 

Monday, May 27, 2019

Traveloka Philippines Hotel Awards 2019 Winners

Traveloka awarded several hotels in Manila in its first ever Traveloka Philippines Hotel Awards 2019. This aims to recognize the contributions of partner hotels in the country. As of date, there are over 4,300 partners in the Philippines which the travelers can easily accessed via the mobile app or on the web.

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.”

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