Monthly Archives December 2013

Today, I Prayed.

Taken from mezamero.deviantart.com

Today, while on a date with my boyfriend at SM Megamall, we dropped by the mall’s Adoration Chapel to pray.

I haven’t prayed in a while. (I’ve become a deist since college. This means that I believe in a superior being but not in religion. I believe in a personal relationship with God. This does not make me a follower of Satan. Geez.) The reason for this was because I didn’t want to pray only when I needed something...

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Early Christmas Gifts for DollHana

It’s so heartwarming to come home and see gifts from PR friends delivered and waiting for me at home. This is my first year not working in a full-time job, so I wasn’t really expecting any gifts other than from family and friends. And despite all the unexpected twists in my life recently, I still feel so blessed and grateful.

I would like to express my gratitude and love to the following people:

Ms. Kooky from iAcademy. Thank you so much ♥

Ta-da! A really pretty UniSilver watch...

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Culinary Schools Offering Diploma and Short Courses In the Philippines

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List of Best Culinary Schools in the Philippines Offering Diploma Courses and Short Courses (photo taken from weehawken.org)

Many Filipinos have ascertained that their calling is to become a chef, to bring gustatory delights to people and share their love for cooking and good food to everyone. Luckily, there are various culinary schools here in the Philippines that admits even high school graduates...

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Rant: AirAsia Zest Cancels Flight Without Notice

AirAsia Zest Cancels Flight Without Prior Notice. This shouldn’t be newsworthy anymore. Probably not the first time. But it’s a first time for me.

I don’t normally rant on my blog. In fact, I really do try my best to keep negative vibes off my blog just so that I can give the readers and lurkers on my blog good vibes. Unfortunately, I have to let this one out: I am one irate AirAsia / ZestAir customer.

Today, my boyfriend’s flight from Cebu to Manila was scheduled to depart at 9 in the mor...

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A Short Tour of Basilica del Sto. Niño, Cebu City

Sto. Nino Church in Cebu

Basilica del Sto Niño, Cebu City

These photos of the Sto. Niño Basilica or Basilica del Sto. Niño in Cebu City were taken way back June 2013. In October 2013, the bell tower of the basilica collapsed due to the force of the magnitude 7.2 earthquake that hit Cebu and Bohol.

Sto. Nino Church in Cebu

The Sto. Niño Basilica is considered to be the oldest church and monastery established in the Philippines...

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Bulgogi Brothers serves the Beef Bulgogi Platter at Php995

PR–The Korean invasion started with the burgeoning popularity of K-Pop, Koreanovelas, and of course, the food. And with this comes Bistro’s authentic Korean restaurant, Bulgogi Brothers. Inspired by the flavorful cuisine from South Korea, Bulgogi Brothers aims at nothing less than the best in Korean food.

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Three Beef Bulgogi Platter – Ultimate Selection of Bulgogi Brothers’ Finest Selection of Korean Beef Barbecue

Bulgogi Brothers joins in the Filipino tradition of holiday rush and Christmas ma...

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Free Event: Still Human? on December 21, 2013

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Still Human? A Dialogue on Disagreement Between Technology and Humanity

Happening at 6PM on December 21, 2013 at Kanto, The Collective Makati, Still Human? is a dialogue aiming to discuss the two sides of disagreement between Techonology and Humanity. This event is open to public. Feel free to bring along your family and friends in a two-hour insightful discussion that everyone will surely learn from.

Still Human?
A Dialogue on Disagreement Between Technology and Humanity
December 21, 2013, 6PM
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SM Cinema’s Free Movie Day

SM Cinema’s Free Movie Day — Until December 22, 2013 ONLY!

Yes, it’s the reel deal. In partnership with Microsoft and JobsDB.com, SM Cinema is having a FREE MOVIE DAY in celebration of Teachers’ Month. The promo, fortunately, is not exclusive to teachers, so you have a chance to enjoy a free movie too! Registration period is until December 21, and Redemption of free tickets is until 12 noon of December 22, 2013.

Some of the movies to be screened include Frozen Ground starring Nicolas Cage, Parkl...

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The Thanksgiving Habit (12/18/2013)

Cultivating the Habit of Giving Thanks (Photo from Pantheos.com)

I wasn’t really feeling well today, hence, the earlier depressing blog post about how my life sucks. Well, I decided to turn my luck around with a trick I picked up from The Secret. It says in the documentary/movie version of the book that you should always be thankful for the blessings in your life...

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A First Look at “The Fault In Our Stars” Official Movie Poster

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Read More to see the rest of The Fault In Our Stars Movie Poster

Contain your feels, people! If you’ve read the John Green Bestselling Young Adult Novel that is, “The Fault In Our Stars,” then you are surely anticipating the upcoming movie adaptation to be released mid-2014. The movie, starring Shailene Woodley (Hazel) and Ansel Elgort (Gus), is set to be released on June 6. The story is all about two children afflicted with cancer who meets in a cancer support group and falls in love.

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