Monthly Archives October 2013

Sweet Treats at My Pink Wasabi, The Collective, Makati

My Pink Wasabi at The Collective, Makati

Looking for a sweet spot in Makati? Located at The Collective, Makati, near the PNR railways is My Pink Wasabi, a place which welcomes sweet lovers and Japanese enthusiasts with their treats shaped like a maki. Of course, you guys are already familiar with maki, or rolled rice with fried nori and fillings. We love maki, especially California Maki...

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Catch the Hottest Series with ETC’s Triple Match Airing Treat

Hey guys! I bring you awesome news about our favorite show The Vampire Diaries and its spin off, The Originals. It’s a triple Match-Airing treat this October 8 as ETC rolls out new shows and new seasons all on one big night. Adding to its ever-growing line-up of Match-Airing programs is the hilarious sitcom Super Fun Night and supernatural drama The Originals. While returning for its fifth season is the fan favorite vampire drama The Vampire Diaries.

Rebel Wilson stars in new sit-com, Super Fu...

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Bands across the Philippines “Get Loud”

For those of you who love discovering new breed of talents in the music industry, especially alternative and rock music, check this out. After an exhaustive nationwide search that involved scouring hundreds of performance venues, visiting thousands of band sites and YouTube channels and immersing into the alternative music scene, five bands have been chosen from key regions of the country to battle it out for Converse Philippines’ “Get Loud.”

The Converse Get Loud campaign is a celebration...

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Traditional Fresh Hakata Tonkotsu Ramen at Taisho Ramen and Teppanyaki House

Taisho Ramen

During the Reis & Irvy’s Grand Opening, my new found blogger friend, Kai and I decided to have lunch together at SM North EDSA. We were undecided at first. We headed for the bridge to Trinoma and saw Taisho Ramen there. And after looking at their menu, we couldn’t say no to the call of ramen for lunch.

The ramen restaurant was a small place with about twelve tables. At lunch time, it wasn’t as packed as it should be, despite the foot traffic it enjoys...

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Served by a Robot! Reis & Irvy’s Frozen Yogurt Now In The Philippines

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Reis & Irvy’s Frozen Yogurt Now In The Philippines!

Last Saturday, September 28, 2013, I attended the Grand Opening of Reis and Irvy’s Frozen Yogurt at The Block, SM North EDSA. At first, I didn’t know where to find it in SM North because the instructions sent to me did not specify which building of SM North EDSA, so I had to go with my gut feel that it is in the block...

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Thank God It’s Sevenfriday: Luxury Watches Like No Other

Have you ever wanted a watch that would represent the kind of lifestyle you’ve always looked forward to living? A match for your rebellious spirit which dared to stand out in a crowd? Then you have to sport a Sevenfriday.

Last September 27 at Wine Story Serendra, Sevenfriday, the luxury watch brand from Switzerland, was finally launched in the Philippines...

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iAcademy Accessory Design Workshop with Renowned Filipino Artist, Manu Respall

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Ms.Nicole of iAcademy and guest speaker, Manu Respall.

Written by: Lynette Torres

Last September 26, I was invited by my best friend Hana to attend an event on her behalf. iAcademy is holding an accessory design workshop with none other than Manu Respall.

After lunch was served, I was so inspired with all the elegantly dressed mannequins around us that I started doodling away. Marty, the event’s host saw my work and we chatted about our non-existent sewing skills...

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