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Philippine Fashion Week October 2012: Burdang Taal

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I was glad to be finally well enough (not sick) to make it to faraway SMX Convention Center last Saturday, October 27, for the Philippine Fashion Week’s Burdang Taal: Habing Pilipino show. I had second thoughts about watching Saturday’s show because I still had some coughing fits. I also dreaded riding the MRT standing up from North Avenue to Taft… Read more »

Inspiring Stories of Selflessness from Ramon Magsaysay Awardees

The Ramon Magsaysay Awards presentation ceremony is held every year on August 31, the birth anniversary of the late Philippine President Ramon Magsaysay. The Ramon Magsaysay Award is a fitting tribute to a well-loved President, much admired for his simplicity and service to the nation. I was privileged to watch the presentation ceremony at the Philippine International Convention Center on… Read more »

3rd Time in Manila for Maroon 5

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    Next month, Maroon 5 returns to Manila for the 3rd time. I got to watch Maroon 5’s first concert here in Manila in 2008 at the Araneta Coliseum. It was such a thrill to see and hear them live, performing hits like She Will Be Loved and This Love from their debut album Songs About Jane. I wasn’t… Read more »

Be at Il Terrazzo

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  UPDATE (09August): Activities scheduled for this weekend will be re-scheduled. New dates TBA.   A rainy day makes you want to just stay at home and sleep the day away.  But what if that rainy day stretches into a week or two, like this freaky weather we currently have in Manila? You’d get bored to death and be depressed staying… Read more »

Get Ready For The Great Northern Sale at SM North EDSA

Attention shopaholics: the Great Northern Sale is back! Next week, on July 13 to 15, SM North EDSA will hold another blockbuster mall-wide sale event, with discounts of up to 70% on selected brands. If you’ve been wanting to update your home or wardrobe, or your gadgets even, or maybe you’d like a very early start on your Christmas shopping, this… Read more »