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Last Friday Night – 1 World Pre-Party in Manila

Posted by on Jul 8, 2013 in Beauty, Celebrities, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Fashion, Manila, Movies & TV, Philippines, Singapore

Last Friday night… do it all again ^_^ This day I really worked hard, so I can play hard at night 😉 Makeup of the day testing Collection cosmetics Big Fake Ultimate false lash effect mascara Pink Shock lipstic Also used MAC foundation, Clinique eyebrow powder, eyeliner and subtle eye shadow and my favorite liquid blush Bene tint from Benefit ^_^ as for my hair… I just embraced the...

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Nature and Art Meets Modern Living: Acqua Iguazu yoo Inspired by Starck

Posted by on Dec 6, 2012 in Featured, Manila

I’ve heard so much buzz about the riverside residence that’s about to rise in the Mandaluyong area (near Makati) – the Acqua Private Residences development under Century Properties. A great thing about living in Mandaluyong is that it’s pretty much at the center of everything and accessible from Makati, The Fort, Pasig, Manila and even QC.   I’m pretty excited as Century...

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American Contemporary Ballet Company in Manila and Iloilo

Posted by on May 4, 2012 in Dance, Manila, Philippines, Sports

I’m so excited to witness this! U.S. Embassy Manila and the Cultural Center of the Philippines just the visit of an American contemporary ballet company, Trey McIntyre Project, to the Philippines. The group will work collaboratively with the Ramon Obusan Folkloric Dance Group and conduct master classes in ballet, modern dance and technical direction in Manila and Iloilo City during a ten-day...

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Manila Traffic App: Metro Manila Traffic Navigator

Posted by on Aug 2, 2011 in Manila, Tech Chic, Travel

Finally, a tool that would help everyone navigate the daily chaotic traffic in Manila!  Technically, it’s not an app.  Well not yet, but still the website will render beautifuly with any medium – even your smart phones. This has been introduced to everyone for beta testing and it has been helpful for a lot of people using it.  And now, it’s officially for you to use! There...

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The Lucky Girl

Posted by on Jul 22, 2011 in Career, Manila, Personal

I’ve been taking creative writing class with Aileen Santos at the Modern Academy at Burgos Circle, The Fort 🙂 I always love writing – hence I started blogging.  And even I was a kid, I always kept a journal or a diary.  And I had a notebook full of made-up stories.  I don’t know where it is now because we often moved houses. This class really helped me put structure to my...

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Circuit 360 Fitness Club Makati

Posted by on Jul 20, 2011 in Manila

Here’s a quick summary of what I know about Circuit 360 and what I have experienced: work out fast in 30 mins! total body workout combining cardio and strengthening exercises (you need both to keep fit!) Push your endurance (believe me on this one) burn 500 calories in 30 mins (as compared to 30 mins in the treadmill and only burning 120 – 160 calories based on my experience) group...

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The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber in Manila

Posted by on Jul 2, 2011 in Events, Manila, Music

I wasn’t really exposed to a lot of plays when I was a kid, but Andrew Lloyd Webber’s songs from his play are really famous.  Since I have been interested with theatre lately, I decided to catch up on what I missed and watched his show here in Manila. It’s a summary of all his songs from the different plays / musicals he has composed.   I cried to a couple of songs that moved...

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10 Blackberry apps for Navigating Traffic in Manila

Posted by on Jun 24, 2011 in Manila, Philippines, Tech Chic

Hi guys, it’s traffic and it’s flooded everywhere!  Here are apps you can download and use with your Blackberry to get you through the streets of Manila 🙂 Motoring App Alert – Navigating through traffic with your BlackBerry In this edition of AppAlert, we have compiled a list road safety and useful applications with relations to your car. 1. DriveSafe.ly – Free /...

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In Focus: Kristin Schrot DJ Miss Nine

Posted by on Jun 10, 2011 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Manila, Music

Girl Power at its best! In the heavily male dominated DJ market, it is rare to find a female DJ who can create a huge impact on the scene in a short amount of time. Miss Nine has not only been able to outshine and make her presence known in such a world, but she has done so all within five years of picking up a record. With her eclectic taste in music, ranging from energetic grooves with plenty...

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Meeting Miss J and Nigel Barker – Beyond the Surface

Posted by on Apr 15, 2011 in Celebrities, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Fashion, Featured, Manila, Movies & TV

First of all, I would like to thank Ayala Malls for making this possible! As part of Ayala Mall’s “Style Origin” events from Feb to May, they invited over Fashion Photographer Nigel Barker and Runway Coach Miss J over at Ayala Malls. They will be in 3 malls, in 3 days.  Day 1 just finished 😛 If you want a chance to meet them too, read further 😛   Host was Bianca Valerio and she did a...

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Latest Earthquake Information in Manila Philippines

Posted by on Mar 21, 2011 in Announcements, Manila, Philippines

A quick post to guide everyone on the latest earthquake information in Manila especially that we experienced a 5.7 magnitude today, March 21, 2011 at 6:37 pm with Lubang Island near Mindoro as epicenter.  I was actually in a hotel having dinner when this happened.  Technically people here in Makati area still felt it. Another 4.7 magnitude happened at around 9:27 with the epicenter at Pili,...

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Shokuji Traditional Japanese Cuisine

Posted by on Mar 8, 2011 in Food, Manila, Promos

Who loves Japanese food raise your hand!!! Anyway, there are thousands of Japanese restaurants here in Manila and I actually haven’t featured a lot of Jap restos on my blog yet!  Anyway, that will change today because I’m sharing a new discovery!  I recently went out to lunch at Shokuji and tried their different kinds of Japanese dishes.  Truly they offer Traditional Japanese...

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Thunderbird Resort Binangonan Rizal Event Center

Posted by on Feb 22, 2011 in Art & Photography, Business & Finance, Celebrities, Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Featured, Gaming, Manila, Philippines, Pilipinas

Last Friday, I got invited to the launch of Thunderbird Resort’s Event Center in Binangonan Rizal.  I had fun being on the bus to and fro the venue for 2 hours with other bloggers.  We had to travel about 2 hours to Thunderbird Resort Rizal (traffic) and 1 hour heading back to Manila (no traffic). I walked around the resort with other bloggers.  I love their infinity pool.  This shot...

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2011 Pyromusical Fireworks at SM Mall of Asia Korea and Spain

Posted by on Feb 13, 2011 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Featured, Manila, Philippines

I can’t stress much how I love fireworks.  My eyes were just shimmering with happiness and amazement last night as I watched probably two of the best fireworks I’ve seen in my entire life (for now.) Korea had their fireworks show first and I was amazed.  Then Spain displayed their fireworks and I was more at awe.  The music was REALLY in sync with the Fireworks and they designed it very...

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Bistro Better Homemade Goodness

Posted by on Feb 1, 2011 in Food, Manila, Promos

Since I’m always away from home and I don’t cook, I always crave for home-made cooking.  Recently, I had a shoot for Buyanihan at Bistro Better and I am so glad I discovered the place!  The ambiance is very humble, cozy, and home-y.  The interior design was simple but full of artworks on the wall.  The food is something that you need to try. Bistro Better serves quality food in big...

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Manila’s Signature Dishes: Outback

Posted by on Dec 28, 2010 in Food, Manila

I used to work as a Financial Analyst for an International Bank and our offices before was at The Enterprise Tower in Makati.  I was so happy working at that area and I believed we had the best location for work because we are just walking distance away to big shopping malls like Greenbelt and Glorietta. It was my first job and I was trained for two months together with other fresh graduates. ...

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Manila’s Signature Dishes: Cravings C2 Classic Cuisine

Posted by on Dec 28, 2010 in Food, Manila

I never had any meetings or meet-ups along the Katipunan area so I never know where to go to have lunch after our TV show every Wednesday called Tek Tok TV (Tech Talk).  Our studio is located on Kalayaan ave near Katipunan area (Ateneo Campus). I was glad to have discovered this restaurant together with other food lovers such as Nikki here who’s always ready to smile, pose and eat Adobong...

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RENT The Musical is Back December 2010

Posted by on Dec 1, 2010 in Entertainment and Lifestyle, Events, Manila, Movies & TV, Music, Philippines, Travel

RENT the musical is back in Manila!  Do check out the poster and details about the RENT musical below.  This musical is brought back just in time to promote awareness today of this very deadly disease rising in our society today – AIDS, just in time to celebrate International World AIDS day this month. RENT will be staged for a limited run of 8 performances at Power Plant Cinema 2 from...

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