Monthly Archives April 2014

First Week at Work

Going places with my new pair of shoes. And no one can stop me.

…and things could not be better.

I’ve been quite busy these past few days adjusting to life and work in my new workplace. I am, however, proud to announce that I’m done with my first week at my new job, and I can easily imagine staying here for a long time. Admittedly, I feel sad that I don’t get to attend events as often as I do in the past...

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Movie: Begin Again

Begin Again Starring Keira Knightley, Mark Ruffalo and Adam Levine

Here’s another movie to look forward to this August! I’m excited to see Adam Levine on the big screen. I’m not sure if this is his first project, but looking forward to see him perform, nevertheless. And Keira Knightley doing a singing role! This movie will be interesting.

PR–From John Carney, director of the critically-acclaimed movie ONCE comes another tale of music and love.

 

BEGIN AGAIN is a a soul-stirring comedy about wha...

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[Review] Odds Cafe & Nail Spa (Tomas Morato cor. Sct. Castor, Quezon City)

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Review: Odds Cafe & Nail Spa at Tomas Morato cor. Scout Castor, Quezon City

I stumbled upon this Victorian-inspired coffee shop on a friend’s wall, and I couldn’t resist visiting the place. It seems to qualify for my list of happy places, and there were so many elements that got me wanting to have a feel of the place for myself. So one fine Sunday afternoon, I, with three of my blogger friends, went to have an enjoyable afternoon at Odds Cafe & Nail Spa.

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Ambiance

Odds Cafe & Nail Spa is located...

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Sakura Season In Tokyo Bubble Tea (Katipunan Ave., Quezon City)

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At Tokyo Bubble Tea, Katipunan Avenue, Quezon City

Tokyo Bubble Tea has always been our barkada’s go-to whenever we hang out after a cosplay convention, or whenever we are craving for milk tea. In fact, Tokyo Bubble Tea feels like one of the first milk tea stores in the Philippines before everyone went crazy for milk tea...

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Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2: Vindication

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Manny Pacquiao-signed pair of boxing gloves

I wasn’t exempted from the number of people who anticipated the Pacquiao-Bradley bout with intense excitement. Maybe I don’t know the technical shiznit of boxing, but I cannot stress this enough: I’m a huge fan of Pacquiao. I love his tenacity and his strength. I love his humility and faith. But most of all, I love the feeling that he makes possible: a feeling of unity among an incredible number of people every time he steps into the boxing ring...

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Team Manila x Caritas Segunda Mana Introduces D/Date

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Team Manila x Caritas Segunda Mana Introduces D/Date: Fashion with an Expiration

Ever heard of a clothing apparel that expires after a certain period of time? I bet not. This interesting new concept from Caritas Segunda Mana, one of the country’s largest charities dealing with in-kind donations, and creative agency Di9it aims to promote the habit of wearing and sharing with D/DATE.

D/DATE, which stands for Donation Date, indicates a reasonable time to donate an item of clothing...

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Jasmine Curtis-Smith for Perfect Pads

Jasmine Curtis Smith is the Endorser of Perfect Pads

April 4, 2014 — Australian-Filipina actress/ endorser Jasmine Curtis-Smith is the brand ambassador of the newest brand of pads for every girl’s red days, Perfect Pads. The grand launch of Perfect Pads’ newest packaging design and Jasmine Curtis as the ambassador of the brand was held last April 7, 2014 at Wack Wack Country Club in Mandaluyong City...

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Five Reasons to Try Out Akira Alphaland Makati Place

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Akira: The Art of Sushi and Teppanyaki at Alphaland Makati Place

I cannot believe I missed dinner night at Akira Alphaland in Makati. :< You know how crazy I am about Japanese food, and I would not miss a Japanese dinner for the world, especially if dining with the coolest blogging buds in the world. Of course, I’ll make sure to drop by another time and try out what Akira has to offer...

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Allphones Philippines Opens Its 50th Store at Robinsons Galleria (Ortigas, Pasig City)

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Allphones Philippines Opens its 50th local store at Robinsons Galleria in Ortigas

With the success and warm support Allphones has achieved from its Philippine market, Allphones was recently able to launch their 50th store, located at Robinsons Galleria in Ortigas, Pasig City. With the opening of their latest store, they launched a grand celebration last April 3, 2014 that spelled fun and prizes for everyone. “This is a milestone for both the company and the mobile phone retail sector in general...

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The Pursuit of Happiness Episode 1

Have you ever heard of the #100HappyDays project? Yeah, the social media trend wherein once a day, you post a photo of something that made you happy, for the next 100 days? I’m pretty sure you have friends or contacts on your social network participating in this activity, and surprisingly, the project has taken social media by storm. It’s as if being happy has become a challenge for most of us.

One Sunday afternoon, I found myself stumped...

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