30 Motivational Quotes from Kick-Ass Lady Bosses

If there’s one thing people always get wrong about being a boss, it’s that it’s a glamorous position. I can tell you for a fact that it’s not. Being the leader means sticking your neck out for your team and your company, and doing the heavy lifting and jumping into the mud when everyone else is just rolling their sleeves up and getting ready to get dirty. It’s a position that comes with a lot of risks, but the rewards are equally plenty...

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Dohtonbori Greenhills: A Surprisingly Filling Okonomiyaki Experience

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The finished product! (or at least half of it.)

Dohtonbori Philippines in Greenhills has been open since November 2015, and despite being the first ones to visit and weather the long queue and the soft opening, I just wasn’t able to bring myself to blog about it so easily! Long story short, I loved the food and the ambience, but I couldn’t bring myself to share it with everyone else just yet because I wanted to keep it to myself for a little while longer...

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5 Seriously Crazy Beauty Trends That Will Definitely Make You Stand Out

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Glitter freckles is sweeping Instagram (Source)

We’ve seen a lot of beauty trends in 2015 that were too crazy to attempt (remember glitter roots, bubble nails, and glitter beards?), and we were all relieved when these fads died down. However, new funky trends are surfacing, and some older trends from late 2015 live to fight another day, as they continue to make waves on Instagram and all over the world wide web. Here are the funkiest trends of 2016, in no particular order:

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Rainbow Underlights


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Welcome Mornings with a Smile at Buon Giorno! Caffé & Bistro in Tagaytay

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Whether you’re in Tagaytay to enjoy the breathtaking view of the Taal Lake, or scouting for new venues to treat your taste buds to, the newly opened Buon Giorno Caffe and Bistro at Twin Lakes Estates in Tagaytay promises the best of both experiences to its guests. I’ve discovered this new restaurant two months ago, and found that it had all the ingredients to make it a favorite family and barkada destination for all occasion.

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The venue caters provides an enjoyable dining atmosphere for groups ...

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Adobo Magazine Opens Call for Entries for Adobo Design Awards 2016

As part of our company’s Pride Council, a task force assigned to identify competitions that our creatives can participate in, the Adobo Design Awards is of great interest to me. It promises an opportunity for our team members’ talents to shine and be recognized by peers and masters in the industry. – Hana

Now on its seventh year, the adobo Design Awards continues to elevate the standards of creative excellence by recognizing the talents behind the most brilliant and outstanding works in adverti...

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Transformations: A Spotlight on the #ModernFilipina

A new year marks the beginning of new hopes, new promises, and new ambitions. As we all strive to be the best versions of ourselves, we constantly try to find ways of going beyond beautiful, and transforming ourselves for the better to become the woman we aspire to be. Gone are the days of the Maria Claras, as women are slowly climbing up the ranks and embracing bigger and better roles for themselves. Today, the Modern Filipina has become both a spotlight and a beacon...

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Less is More: Holiday Style

In life, there are very few aspects of living that doesn’t apply to the age-old mantra that less is more (and for things that you can count, fewer is better). When it comes to makeup, words, or creativity, the said rule applies with few exceptions; and even with the case of holidays, a season of extravagance and overdoing many things in the name of festivities and generosity, this saying still rings true...

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What’s the Best Type of Glutathione For You?

What's the Best Type of Glutathione For You?

The whitening craze in the Philippines doesn’t show any signs of dying down anytime soon. But with the number of glutathione types in the market today, it’s understandable why women would find it challenging to choose the right type of glutathione for them. As of my last count, there are five glutathione types by route of administration. Some users choose to use just one type at a time, and some, two combined for faster results...

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5 Beauty Items Which Should Always Be On Your Bedside Table

If you probably love to sleep and just lay in bed the whole day half as much as I do, then you know you spend *A LOT* of time in bed. You’ve probably contemplated moving the bed next to your bathroom door, and maybe closer to the microwave, too! That way, everything you’ll ever need is within reach.

Amen, girl!

But let’s not get ahead of ourselves...

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Maybelline Giveaway Winner Announced!

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Ola! and happy new year to you lovelies who have been awaiting for this announcement since last month. I am really sorry for the long wait. I got caught up with work and the holiday preps and whatnot. But, the good news is, I’ve finally picked a winner! I’ve gotten so many entries, and I’m truly excited and looking forward to the next opportunity to share items from my favorite brands with all of you!

I don’t want to make you wait any longer ;) Congratulations to…

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Good job on winni...

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