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Sunday, August 31, 2014

TV REVIEW: Samsung UHD Curved TV

Ooooh! Big tv ... ooooh, big tv !!! That's what my daughter said upon seeing the huge tv inside our room at the Makati Shangri-La during our unplanned staycation last week.

And included in the staycation is a 78-inch Samsung UHD Curved TV. Gigantic coolness and very elegant to look at.

Thursday, August 28, 2014

DANE Publishing House: Pro-Education

For more than 25 years, DANE Publishing House has been one of the forerunners of creating educational materials for students in the grade school and high school level for both public and private schools in the country.

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Scholastic Readers Cup 2014

"Reading is the sole means by which we slip, involuntarily, often helplessly, into another's skin, another's voice, another's soul." - Joyce Carol Oates.

Educators from various schools all over the Philippines convened at the Rockwell Tent last August 19, 2014 for the annual Scholastic Readers Cup. This annual literacy award recognizes the works of educators across the country,

The Legacy of Sculptor Isabelo Tampinco

Vibal Foundation and the National Museum pays tribute to The Life and Art of Isabelo Tampinco by Dr. Santiago Albano Pilar with a special coffee table book. The book explores not only the life but the works (sculptures) of Tampinco and the influences that molded his particular style.

Special Movie Screening At SM City North EDSA

Last August 15, persons with hearing and visual impairments were treated to a special movie screening at selected SM Cinemas in the country. This momentous event is spearheaded by SM Cares, a division of SM Foundation, through its Program on Disability Affairs in partnership with SM Cinema, Deaf-Blind Support Philippines, MTRCB and Center for Advocacy, Learning and Livelihood (CALL).

Monday, August 25, 2014

Banana Peel Presents: Family FunVille

Last August 17, 2014, Families trouped to the Atrium of Robinsons Place Manila to join the fun at the Banana Peel Family FunVille. With a minimum purchase of Banana Peel item, guests enjoyed the treats inside the Family FunVille.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Globe Telecom: Digital Lifestyle Expo

Because there's a need to fill the lives of tech savvy Filipinos with new technological innovations, Globe Telecom presents the Wonderful World with Globe: Embracing a Wonderful Digital Life today at the Mega Fashion Hall of SM Megamall. It aims to showcase the latest trends, gadgets, and applications that will enable netizens and entice other Filipinos who are not yet tech savvy.

Friday, August 22, 2014

Joe's Jeans SM Fashion Hall


The Awesome Threesome
Ingrid Chua Go, Mikaela Martinez and Princess Violago hosted a Sale Party for the Launch of Joe’s Jeans

Manila, Philippines- A big shopping spree happened at SM Mega Fashion Hall when three big fashion icons launched the sought-after jeans brand in L.A. Ingrid Chua Go, Mikaela Martinez and Princess Violago hosted a Joe’s Jeans Private Sale Party at the first and newest Joe’s Jeans boutique.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Lab-A-Fair With Midea

Last August 10, Midea hosted a one-of-a-kind event at the Brgy. Holy Spirit Covered Court in Commonwealth, Quezon City. Entitled- Lab-A-Fair, the event highlighted Midea's latest state-of-the-art One-Touch Washing Machine that's not only energy-saver but time-saver as well.

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Repertory Philippines Presents: Pinocchio The Children's Musical

Repertory Philippines presents Pinocchio, a well-loved musical for children this August 16 to December 14, 2014. The staging of Pinocchio The Musical is in celebration of Repertory Philippines' 22nd Year of producing famous musicals for children of all ages.

Meet The Vitress Ambassadors

The hair is considered as a woman's crowning glory thus, women strive to have beautiful hair. Alas, that is not always easy to achieve especially nowadays when the environment is not that cooperative and with the many activities that women have. Luckily, there's Vitress. And with the right variant, you can easily score a sexy-beautiful hair whenever, wherever!

Monday, August 11, 2014

Sketches and Paintings Exhibit by Frieda, Kankan and Nina

Chef Jessie Rockwell Club play host once again to an art exhibit beginning August 8, 2014 till first week of September.

Frieda Colet Lim, Kankan Ramos Lim and Nina Lim Yuson are three extraordinary women who weaves tales of love, family, life and travel through their sketches and paintings. Coincidentally, the artists are also related to one another and this is their first exhibit collaboration.

The exhibit is a combination of charcoal, watercolor, pastel portraits from Frieda's 20 piece works which she calls her "therapeutic tonic."

Sunday, August 10, 2014

LINE Premium Call Launch

LINE, a mobile platform with millions of users around the world introduces its LINE Premium Call promotion for Filipino users with the tagline- "LINE More, Be Closer!" The launch which was held at the Makati Shangri-La Hotel last Augusr 6, 2014.

Saturday, August 9, 2014

1st International Paragliding Accuracy Championship

The Philippines will host the 1st International Paragliding Accuracy Championship (IPAC 2014) in Saranggani Province. Representatives from more than 11 countries will convene in Sitio Seguil, Brgy. Tinoto in Maasim, Saranggani on August 22-24, 2014 for the paragliding event.

Paragliding is a sport in which a wide canopy similar to a parachute is attached to a person's body by a harness and allows them to glide through the air after jumping from or being lifted to a height. source: wikepedia

Thursday, August 7, 2014


Solaire Resort and Casino, the premier destination in the metropolis announces the curtain rising of THE THEATRE at Solaire this November. The state-of-the-art certified lyric theatre boasts of an astronomical line-up of performance artists and events; both local and international, in the months to come.

Another exciting event this coming holiday season at THE THEATRE is the curtain rising of its first international Broadway show CHICAGO that will run from December 2- 21, 2014.  

THE THEATRE at Solaire opens its doors for the holidays with the first International Broadway show CHICAGO from December 2 to 21, 2014. This spectacular opening and amazing entertainment line-up for The Theatre signifies the continuance of Solaire’s contribution to the flourishing arts and performance scene in the Entertainment City.

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

SALE FINDS: Florent FitFlop

I have a love affair with FitFlop ever since I bought my first pair, a Pietra (pewter) some years back. Aside from being a stylish footwear, it is also very comfortable and sturdy. A bit expensive compared to other footwear but it's worth every cent.  

This lovely Florent here however is a sale find. Yey! I think I fell in love with the rose! I guess I've been really hooked on Game of Thrones. Hahaha

Math is FUN with KooBits

Parents always have a hard time instilling healthy learning and studying habits to their children especially now that there's a lot of distractions such as TV, gadgets and the internet aside from their children's numerous toys, etc. And most children nowadays are going to tutors after school so there's really a big chance that they will have this notion that learning and studying is not enjoyable and fun.

Monday, August 4, 2014

Shopping Is Fun With ZING Rewards


The recently launched Zing Rewards is a loyalty card that offers infinite perks and amaZING perks to its cardholders. Zing Rewards aims to revolutionize how businesses reward their loyal customers according to its developer, Jabez Infinity Group Inc.

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