Monthly Archives January 2014

1/30/2014 Chinese New Year 2014 in Binondo

Manila Chinatown

I was actually not very enthusiastic about the Chinese New Year this year. Never have and probably never will be. No offense to my Chinese friends and the rest of the Chinese community, but it’s just that I’m a Filipino, and it bears no significance to me...

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Review: Degustation of Asian Flavors at Silom Thai Restaurant, SM City Bicutan, Paranaque

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Review: Silom Thai Restaurant, SM City Bicutan, Paranaque

Last weekend, a group of bloggers organized by Jeoff Solas of went on an unbelievable food crawl at SM City Bicutan, Paranaque. With six restaurants on our day’s itinerary, the first on our list was the Thai Restaurant, Silom Thai.

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Silom Thai Restaurant, SM City Bicutan, Paranaque

Taking after the name of a popular road in Thailand, Silom Thai is the fifth Thai re...

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Review: Gravity Modern Bar, Blue Wave, MOA Complex, Pasay City

Review: Gravity Modern Bar at Blue Wave, MOA Complex, Pasay City

After eating the night away at The Food Club Manila, we made our way to Blue Wave, MOA Complex, just across The Food Club Manila, and a short walk from Diosdado Macapagal Blvd. There were a couple of bars in the area, and even an outdoor bar with a stage for performers. It seems that Blue Wave is the place to hang out for a night of drinking after spending the whole afternoon at the mall with friends or family...

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Famous Cartoon Characters Daria, Sailor Moon, etc Dresses Up for NY Fashion Week 2014

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Angelica Pickles, Lisa Simpson, Sailor Moon, and Daria gets dressed for New York Fashion Week Fall 2014

New York Fashion Week Fall/Winter 2014 is fast approaching! It comes as no surprise that a stroke of genius would hit someone to conceptualize our favorite 90s cartoon characters don ensembles by acclaimed designers. Swagger New York collaborated with Italian designer Michele Moricci to show off popular cartoon personalities of the 90s kid in street style fashion...

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Designer Names 101: Your Guide to Proper Pronunciation

Christian Louboutin: christian loo-boo-tan

Do you ever get irked when someone mispronounces with an authentic Hermes bag mispronounces Hermes with a solid “H”? Makes you think whether it’s really an original, or a class A replica your friend got from Divisoria. If you’re a fashion enthusiast, or simply someone who doesn’t want to make a fool of himself/herself, get to know how to pronounce these top fashion designers’ names.

Anna Sui: anna swee

Christian Lacroix: christian luh-kwa

Comme des...

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Star Cinema Announces She’s Dating The Gangster Movie (2014)

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She’s Dating The Gangster Movie (2014)

January 28 — Star Cinema proudly announced that plans are on the way to make local bestselling fiction novel “She’s Dating The Gangster” into a movie this 2014. Written by Bainca Bernardino and published by Summit Media in 2013, the book has grown a fanbase whose members have clamored for a movie remake of the popular title. Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla will be playing the lead roles of Athena Dizon and Kenji delos Reyes.

She’s Dating The Gangster is...

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Review: New Five-Star Buffet! The Food Club Manila at Blue Baywalk, Pasay City

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The Food Club: Your Lifestyle Buffet

Recognized as “The Most Anticipated Buffet Restaurant of 2014”, The Food Club has finally opened its doors to the public last January 24, for its soft opening. Scheduled to have their Grand Opening on the 30th of January, they’re giving more foodies a chance to try out their buffet at a hefty discount of 50% off their regular buffet rates. The question everyone’s asking now is, “Is it sulit?” (“Is it worth it?”) Allow me to walk you through the Food Club...

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The Fault in Our Stars Official Movie Trailer Released!

The Fault in Our Stars Trailer Scheduled to be Released on June 6, 2014

Fans of the much-awaited movie adaptation of John Green’s literary best-seller, The Fault in Our Stars, squealed with delight as the official  trailer of the movie has been released and is also available on Youtube. The trailer was originally scheduled to be released on Valentines Day 2014, but was leaked on Youtube on January 27, prompting an earlier trailer release...

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Review: Last Session at Yakson House Makati: Before and After Pictures

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With Yakson House Makati President Ms. Kim Yu Min

Here’s my final Yakson House Makati review as I finally completed my ten sessions with them last Friday. Week after week of going to Makati to avail of the Face Reduction Treatment, I now get to share with you the results of Yakson House Makati’s work, and prove with my results that Golki massage does help in improving one’s face shape. At first, I was just hopeful. Now, I’m a true believer.

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Having my “After” photo taken by Ms Kim

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Second Maleficent Trailer “Dream” Released

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Disney’s Maleficent will hit US big screens on May 30, 2014. Read more to watch the second trailer of the much-awaited movie.

Disney’s Maleficent, starring Angelina Jolie who plays the lead role and Elle Fanning (Aurora), hits theaters on May 20, 2014. In the 90-second trailer released January 26, 2014, the viewers get to hear a snippet of Lana del Ray’s low-key cover of “Once Upon a Dream”.

Maleficent is told from the resident villain’s perspective, which will slowly uncover the events whic...

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