Be Connected on Social Media Day

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Social Media has changed the world. The world as we know it now is much different from the world we lived in a few years ago. Social Media has made the world both a much bigger and much smaller space.  Bigger in a sense that we are now not just citizens of our own country but the entire world as… Read more »

Hidden Hills Farm: A Green Sanctuary

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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 »

Pacquiao-Bradley Fight: When Winning Isn’t Everything

Manny Pacquiao lost the fight inside the boxing ring. This was according to two of the three judges who scored the fight in favor of Pacquiao’s opponent, Tim Bradley. The controversial split-decision win did not sit well with many people who watched at MGM Arena in Las Vegas or at their television screens. Traditional media and social media erupted with… 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 »

Let’s Join the (Food) Revolution!

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Celebrity chef Jaime Oliver started a Food Revolution Day in 2010 to address the growing obesity problem in the world, especially in the USA. I’m glad that he thought of having a Food Revolution Day.  There are many things that we take for granted in our rush to cram as many activities in one day.   Good food is one… Read more »