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On the Road to Financial Independence with Pesos and Sense

Half the year has already passed. What have you accomplished so far? Look back to the resolutions you made on New Year’s Day. Did the list include putting your finances in order? What have you done in this aspect? If, like many working Pinoys, your answer is that you haven’t done anything yet to improve your finances, don’t feel down…. Read more »

Hidden Hills Farm: A Green Sanctuary

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view from hidden hills farm

Imagine this to be your view upon waking up from a deep, satisfying sleep. A welcome feast for the eyes. Breathe the clean, fresh air in this green environment. This is the view from Hidden Hills Farm, a 4.5 hectare property in Barangay Imok, Calauan, Laguna. Away from the busy, maddening crowd and perpetually gridlocked traffic of the city. Yet conveniently… Read more »

Food Tripping at MAFBEX 2012

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It’s always a treat for me to go to food shows. I just love to browse around and look at what’s in store and what’s new. That’s why I went to the ongoing Manila Foods and Beverages Expo (MAFBEX) at the World Trade Center. Food industry professionals and food enthusiasts will have something to look forward to in this expo…. Read more »

Taipei In The Beautiful Heart of Asia

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  I wanted to go to Taiwan just because I haven’t been there. And it’s so near the Philippines. When I chanced upon a Cebu Pacific seat sale, I booked a trip for me and my mom. First Time in Taiwan It’s our first time to go to Taiwan. Rather than go to a local (Philippines) travel agent, I decided to… Read more »

The Long Road to Ilocos

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    Ilocos In January In late January, mom and I, along with a couple of family friends went to Vigan to visit relatives for a few days. It was a good season to visit Ilocos, which was sunny and relatively cool. Mom likes to go to early morning mass to start her day, after which we head to the… Read more »

Catch Those iButterflies!

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SM Supermalls lives up to its tagline “We’ve got it all for you!” as it presented the iButterfly mobile application for the always connected generation last Saturday, May 5 at the SM North EDSA The Block Atrium. The iButterfly application incorporates the latest technologies in retailing— Augmented Reality, Motion Sensors and Global Positioning System (GPS). Using mobile devices such as… Read more »

Where do you work?

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When people ask me, “Where do you work?” I often tell them, “I usually work at home.” Then I also say, “But sometimes I work in a coffee shop.” “Or at a restaurant in a mall.” Yes, I can work anywhere I want. Anytime I want. And that’s what I like best about doing Virtual Assistant (VA) work. I choose… Read more »