Physiogel Launches Freedom List Challenge

Did you know that dry and sensitive skin affects 60-70% of Filipino women? I sure didnt, and I just figured that my ~battle~ with dermatitis was going to be a long, arduous journey of nightly moisturizers. To create awareness, Physiogel offers a line of skincare solutions that are dermatologist-recommended for dry and sensitive skin. The

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Café Naya: Good Coastal, Mediterranean Fusion Cuisine

You may have heard–nay, tasted–of Chef  Mikko’s ingenious dishes in  Hungry  Hound, Niner Ichi Nana and Valkyrie Nightclub. Now, he amazes us yet again with a delightful concoction of Mediterranean,  Northern African and European island cooking through Café Naya. Located at The Palace Manila, Café Naya aims to take the laid back vibe of The Palace Pool Club a notch further with

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Everyday Luxury: Good Food Paired with Affordable Wines

No joke my older brother enjoys rare to medium rare steak, and I have to admit perfectly cooked steak–even if just made at home–is awesome. When it comes to steak, though, the only thing that could be better than a nice perfect steak is steak and wine. Now serving steak and wine at the dinner table may be a

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Mega Turns 40, Launches New Products

Here’s another exciting development from Filipino canned goods manufacturer Mega: The family-owned and -run company has just turned 40 years old, and to celebrate this momentous occassion, it’s adding a bunch of new products to its repertoire. And said new products include new flavors and ingredients!  We know, because we were there to celebrate #40MegaYears <3

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Sensodyne Mouthwash Now Available in Manila

Brutal truth: Most Filipinos experience tooth sensitivity because of poor oral hygiene. Thinning enamel (the outer layer of our teeth) exposes the softer dentin (second layer) which then leads to the nerve responsible for sending pain signals to your brain. Good news is that fortifying the enamel with fluoride and visiting the dentist regularly can

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“Far from the Madding Crowd” hits the big screen

A dear person used to tease me “manang” a few times when I confessed I liked the classics “Wuthering Heights” and “Pride and Prejudice”. So it should come as no surprise that I’m very much interested in the literary classic adapted to film, “Far From the Madding Crowd” starring Carrey Mulligan. Never mind that it

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JBL / Harman Kardon Now In Fairview!

Renowned audio manufacturer Harman has just launched its latest Philippine showroom in Fairview Terraces. After successfully setting up its branches in SM Megamall, SM North Edsa, Trinoma an Bonifacio High Street, Harman is now making its leading brands AKG, Harman Kardon, Infinity and JBL available far north! Check out the showroom located on the 3rd floor!

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Are You Ready to Prevent Cervical Cancer?

Hey it’s been a little over three years since I obsessed about getting my HPV vaccine (0-1-6 month doses) to reduce my odds of contracting cervical cancer. I would travel all the way to Makati just to get the shots, and it’s mostly because back then they were at an affordable Php1,800 a pop. More

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