Monthly Archives December 2017

How Much Imported Products Can Balikbayans Bring Home to the Philippines?

If there’s one thing that Pinoys look forward to during the holidays, that’s their relatives from abroad taking some time away from work to come home and spend Christmas with the rest of the fambam here in sunny Philippines. A happy side-product of that is pasalubongs fresh from foreign soil. From clothes, to shoes, to makeup and toiletries, these pasalubongs are part and parcel of the balikbayan experience...

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The Best Booky Deals of 2017

It’s no secret that I’m a HUGE fan of discounts coupons and bargains. I think that if shopping coupons were more popular here in the Philippines, I’d be one of those extreme couponers who spends hours on end cutting out coupons from magazines! Aside from the obvious perk of saving money, I enjoy spotting good bargains. Which is why when I discovered Booky, it didn’t take me long to convince the boyfriend to get a premium membership...

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