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Goldilocks National Cake Day

Cake Buffet at Goldilocks National Cake Day 

I have a sweet tooth and one of the food that I enjoy is cake. That’s why I immediately agreed to an invite at Goldilocks National Cake Day. After all, how can I resist the cake-all-you-can experience? The first-ever Goldilocks cake buffet was held at SM City Manila on a ...

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A Peek into the 16th Grand Wine Experience

A Peek into The 16th Grand Wine Experience

I was at the Wine Museum last week for Wine Wednesdays – a wine tasting event that gave us a peek into The 16th Grand Wine Experience happening on November 4th at the Marriott Hotel Resorts World Manila. The event was a collection of firsts for me. It was my ...

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Celebrating my Cloud 9 Moment with my favorite chocolate bar

Cherish Life’s Victory and Enjoy that Cloud 9 Moment

There are moments in life that makes you delighted, happy, proud, joyful or a mix of these good vibes feelings. These are so-called cloud 9 moments that we cherish in our life. I remember feeling really proud when I was voted as one of the class officer in my elementary ...

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A bag of Griffin's Biscuits

Griffin’s Biscuits from New Zealand are Now in the Philippines

Griffin’s Biscuits from New Zealand are now in the Philippines. Yep, you can now enjoy a range of chocolate biscuits thanks to Universal Robina Corporation. I thought these goodies were manufactured by URC here in the Philippines, just like what they’re doing with the Jack ‘n Jill Calbee brand. I was ...

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Technology

Jam with Sharp Active Multimedia System

Sing Your Heart Out with Sharp Active Multimedia System

Filipinos love to sing. It’s no surprise that a Filipino invented the Karaoke Sing Along System in 1975. Although still existing today, it was eclipsed in popularity with the Videoke. As a matter of fact, there are numerous establishments in the metro offering just that, videoke! And now, you can ...

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OPPO F1s - Selfie Expert

Why I want an OPPO F1s

I’ve heard a lot of good things about the OPPO F1s from blogger friends who attended the phone manufacturer’s events. Although satisfied with my current smartphones, I still can’t ignore the positive feedback. Curious to know what this new phone has that my 2 phones doesn’t, I checked out some ...

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Local Start-Up Quadrant Alpha Lead Business Software Innovations

For most of us, technology is tightly integrated into our lives today. Personally, most of my transactions are done online through my computer or smartphone. I do banking and pay bills through an online mobile banking app. Whenever I need to get a ride, I do my booking through one ...

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Next@Acer: Acer at IFA 2016 press conference

Next@Acer – Acer at IFA 2016 Unveils Latest Products

Several products and partnerships have been announced by Acer at IFA 2016 (Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin), one of the oldest industrial exhibitions in Germany. I was able to witness the press conference via live streaming held at F1 Hotel, Bonifacio Global City. Seeing what’s Next@Acer made me drool, the products are ...

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Midea Home Appliances are perfect special gifts for your Christmas Party

​Special Corporate Giveaways for your Christmas Party

One of the things that I miss when the yuletide season comes along is the Christmas Party at the office.  Haven’t had that since I started freelancing some 7 years ago. I get to attend parties as a blogger, but somehow I still miss office parties and gatherings. I guess ...

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Electrolux Philippines Executives at the Electrolux NutriFresh Fridges launch

Electrolux NutriFresh Fridges Keep Food Fresh and Nutritious

You can now keep food fresh and nutritious for up to 7 days with Electrolux NutriFresh Inverter Refrigerators. This is good news for those who don’t have the time to frequently go to the market or groceries. I learned about Electrolux Philippines’ innovative line up of fridges at the Happiness ...

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Better Sleep means Ganda ng Gising

Better Sleep Leads to Better Mornings and Better Tomorrows

These days, because with so many things demanding attention at work and at home, I seldom get better sleep at night. But when I do, I wake up to a great start in the morning and it’s one of the most wonderful feeling. Having quality sleep simply means that i ...

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Jam with Sharp Active Multimedia System

Sing Your Heart Out with Sharp Active Multimedia System

Filipinos love to sing. It’s no surprise that a Filipino invented the Karaoke Sing Along System in 1975. Although still existing today, it was eclipsed in popularity with the Videoke. As a matter of fact, there are numerous establishments in the metro offering just that, videoke! And now, you can ...

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Updates

Goldilocks National Cake Day

Cake Buffet at Goldilocks National Cake Day 

I have a sweet tooth and one of the food that I enjoy is cake. That’s why I immediately agreed to an invite at Goldilocks National Cake Day. After all, how can I resist the cake-all-you-can experience? The first-ever Goldilocks cake buffet was held at SM City Manila on a ...

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Electrolux Philippines Executives at the Electrolux NutriFresh Fridges launch

Electrolux NutriFresh Fridges Keep Food Fresh and Nutritious

You can now keep food fresh and nutritious for up to 7 days with Electrolux NutriFresh Inverter Refrigerators. This is good news for those who don’t have the time to frequently go to the market or groceries. I learned about Electrolux Philippines’ innovative line up of fridges at the Happiness ...

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Vype ePen is now in the Philippines

British American Tobacco’s Vape Vype ePen Now in Manila

After successfully launching in Europe and South America, British American Tobacco’s vape Vype ePen is now in Manila. The Philippine launch is actually the e-cigarette brand’s debut in the Asia Pacific region. Looks like vaping in the country will never be the same. Vype ePen is a vapor device with ...

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Filipino artist KC Nevada

Getting to Know Filipino Artist KC Nevada

I love art and on several occasions featured them on my blog. But it’s very seldom that I get to sit down and meet the artist in an intimate setting. That’s why I welcomed the opportunity to get to know Filipino artist KC Nevada at Kamuning Bakery Cafe one afternoon. ...

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