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Aquafina Launch in the Philippines

Posted by on Nov 17, 2017 in Celebrities, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Food, Health

Water is life! Ever since I started a low-carb diet, water has been my best friend. I could go on and on about the many benefits of water in our daily diet, but I’m sure you know this already. One thing you might not know though, is that not all water is the same. I got invited to the launch of a purified water here in the Philippines. With that said, I thought it was just going to be a...

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How to Cook Garlic Buttered Shrimp the Lazy Way

Posted by on Nov 18, 2016 in Adulting, ALL, Food

Hello guys! Today we are going to talk about adulting. I have been adulting for a lot of years already and sometimes even I still haven’t figured everything out. I bet even if I grow up to 60 I still won’t be able to figure out everything, but that doesn’t mean I don’t learn things here and there. I try my best and those years taught me a lot of things! Lately, I don’t have help at home so I’m...

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Mister Donut New Flavors! Bavarian Doubles Mangostillas and Chocoyema

Posted by on Jun 13, 2016 in ALL, Food, Uncategorized

Mister Donut proves that two is truly better and more surprisingly delightful than one. Combining two famous names to form a totally new name or a hybrid became a craze very recently. Celebrity names like Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie formed a popular tandem, “Brangelina”. A scrumptious combination of croissant and donuts became the hybrid that is “cronuts”. Corndog has...

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Hobing Korean Bingsu (Shaved Ice Dessert)

Posted by on Apr 18, 2016 in ALL, Food, Uncategorized

I went to Korea and Bingsu was everywhere! So yummy! Since then I am addicted and have been looking for a Bingsu place in PH, I was very happy to find reataurants that offer it. Hobing is one of the dessert restaurants rhat offer this. Actually, it’s their specialty! Here are the things I love about Hobing Bingsu: – not too sweet – red bean and injeolmi varriant is somewhat...

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Wingstop’s New Flavors – Where East Meets Flavor

Posted by on Nov 12, 2015 in ALL, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Food

I am a wing person! And I can’t believe I have only tried Wingstop just now. Where have you been all my life!?! Wingstop was born in Texas, USA and if you watch these lifestyle channels with Food Shows, you will know that Texas can definitely serve you a really scrumptious plate! Wingstop has been in the country since last year and Wingstop fans have loved the 10 unque flavors they offer...

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Celebrate French Month at Spiral

Posted by on Jul 7, 2015 in Food, Uncategorized

EXTENDED SPECIAL OFFER: BASTILLE DAY CELEBRATION AT SPIRAL Continuing the celebration and commemoration of the French National Day, Bastille Day, we are inviting everyone to enjoy a 50% discount on lunch or 30% discount on dinner buffet at an enriched selection through the 21 dining ateliers of Spiral. Included in the selection are signature French dishes from the 13th to the 16th of July 2015,...

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Hainanese Delights

Posted by on Apr 27, 2013 in Food

Yum! For a really affordable price. Hainanese Delights (with unlimited chicken rice) P 130 Take the Cake (crunchy radiah cake) P90 The chicken was so-so, just the usual. But I like the radish cake! Comes with free soup 🙂 Branch visited: Robinson’s...

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Hello Argentina! Celebrating World Malbec Day

Posted by on Apr 25, 2013 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Food

It was a privilege and and honor to be invited by the Argentinian ambassador to one of the exclusive, invite-only World Malbec Day celebration! I am not really a wine enthusiast, but I am starting to be one.  If you hear about the story and the nature of wine, you will realize how wonderful this “art” is.  Yes, it is an art indeed.  I have learned a whole lot about wines over one...

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Mrs. Graham’s Macarons in Manila

Posted by on Mar 24, 2013 in Featured, Food

I really don’t get why people are so into macarons! I was watching that Gossip Girl episode when Blair was coping up with her problems by eating a box-full of macarons!!! I really don’t get it, I tried a few and to me, it was just some normal dessert. Oh, little did I know that I just haven’t tried a really good macaron! Seriously!   So when Cheryl of littlerunningteacher.com...

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Fine Dine at Casa Ysabel РCaff̩ Ysabel

Posted by on Feb 28, 2013 in Food

Guest post by: Celeste Mendoza It was seven in the evening when we went to Casa Ysabel. It is located at the heart of Lipa City, Batangas and is just meters away from our home. Just when you see the vintage façade, you’ll be mesmerized by its beautifully structured interiors inspired by the Spanish era, giving you a feel of the walls of Intramuros. Amenities are tremendous from the antique...

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Crimson Hotel Filinvest City Southern Perks

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 in Food, Travel

Life in the South definitely has its rewards.  The new Crimson Hotel Filinvest City has great news for residents and office people in the south area!   For its first offering this 2013, Crimson Hotel Filinvst City, Manila’s Café Eight showcases buffet dining at its best with Southern Perks a 25 % OFF exclusive to residents and employees based south of Manila and Luzon. Discounted rates start...

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Din Tai Fung Taipei Famous Xiao Long Bao Restaurant from Taiwan

Posted by on Jan 13, 2013 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Featured, Food, Taiwan, Travel

You can never go wrong dining in Din Tai Fung if you want authentic Taiwanese food! Din Tai Fung is a popular Taiwanese food chain that even opened branches in other countries such as Australia, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United States and Thailand. I often wonder, when will they ever open one in the Philippines? That way I wouldn’t have to...

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Night Markets in Taipei: Shilin Market

Posted by on Dec 31, 2012 in Featured, Food, Taiwan, Travel

A tour in Taiwan is never complete without experiencing the night markets. The Shilin Market was on top of my list because it probably is the biggest and the most popular night market in Taiwan! It pays to know locals around because they would tell you the truth – that there are better and more effective night markets other than Shilin. I really wouldn’t acknowledge it to be the...

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Ramen Bar Instagram Contest Win 4th Gen iPod Touch

Posted by on Nov 10, 2012 in Contests, Food

#AwesomeNewRamen   Dine, Share and Win with Ramen Bar!   Get to try Ramen Bar’s new dishes and get a chance to win weekly prizes and a 4th Gen iPod Touch only at #RamenBar   Here’s how: Try the new Ramen dishes (Shoyu 2.0, Kakuni King, Bikkuri) Take a photo, describe your dish and share it on Instagram Use the hashtags #AwesomeNewRamen #RamenBar #RBcontest Link it to your twitter and...

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Dwarika’s Hotel in Kathmandu, Nepal – Indulging in the Nepali Culture

Posted by on Oct 11, 2012 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Featured, Food, Nepal, Travel

It was a bit tiring going to different airports and riding different flights.  Although, it also feels awesome that I am able to do this! After a tiring trip, I usually book a hotel that’s very comfortable so I can rest well for my next set of activities in my itinerary.  This time, we were booked at Hotel Dwarika’s and we got more than just the comfort I needed, we got so much more!...

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Marriott Cafe’s Teppanyaki Station

Posted by on Sep 16, 2012 in Featured, Food, Philippines

My heart (or rather my stomach) always has a soft spot for Japanese cuisine.  When I heard Marriott Cafe is opening up a new Teppanyaki Station, I was ecstatic!  Everytime I dine here, I always end up getting sushis and sashimis apart from the varried array of food Marriott Cafe offers. Marriott Cafe launched their newest Teppanyaki station I must say, this feat is a “BLOCKBUSTER!”...

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Coca-Cola London 2012 Olympic Games Glasses

Posted by on Jul 24, 2012 in Food, Sports

Coca-Cola and McDonald’s will celebrate the London 2012 Olympic Games with the Coca-Cola London 2012 Olympic Games Glasses. From 8-31 July 2012, you can collect 6 different colored glasses, embossed with official London 2012 Olympic Games sport pictograms. These unique Coca-Cola glasses will be available at McDonald’s will come in a series of colors – Pink, Green, Blue, Aqua, Charcoal and...

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Marriott Manila Buffet features Flavors of Asia

Posted by on Jul 9, 2012 in Food, Travel

I LOVE ASIA!   One, I can’t imagine living, or growing up in another continent.  Two, I just love the variety of foods we have!  I believe, when it comes to flavorful food, Asia wins in this category! Many will agree that one of the best ways to experience Asia is through its food—historic, flavorful, and vast. Especially for the Southeast Asian region that boasts a multi-cultural and...

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Pamper Yourself this Weekend!

Posted by on Jul 6, 2012 in Beauty, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Food, Health, Life, Personal

What a busy work-week! Time to pamper myself with these awesome deals from Buyanihan!   70% OFF on Digital Perming or Hair Rebonding + Smoothing Treatment + Haircut by a Senior Stylist! Which Perm is the right one for you? A Digital Perm is a perm which uses hot rods with the temperature regulated by a machine, which has a digital display, hence the name. However, the process of the perm is...

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President for Happiness of Coca-Cola’s first decree: Free Flowing Happiness

Posted by on Feb 8, 2012 in Announcements, Featured, Food

Since Coca-Cola is celebrating its 100 years, they appointed a President for Happiness!   It is non other than fun and quirky – Caloy!  His task is to give Happiness to Filipinos!  Tough job? Maybe, but bringing happiness to a whole lot of people is very rewarding. With this he declared his first decree: Free flowing happiness to Filipinos!  To serve Happiness by giving away FREE COKE...

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