#MerryCremas2014 with Alaska Crema

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Like in the past years, I shopped for Christmas gifts as early as September, and wrapped everything by November (well, almost!) so that when December kicked in, I only have to busy myself filling our weekend calendars with get-togethers, while experimenting in the kitchen for new dishes to serve during our family’s Christmas and New Year celebrations. So when Alaska invited ... READ MORE

Meet the #CathKidstonSisterhood

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I'm sure that you have experienced meeting somebody for the first time and feeling that he or she has been in your life forever, like you know him or her already that your conversation took off as if you have lot of catching up to do.  Ain't that feeling great?!  Walang hiyaan, and you enjoy every moment of it because you are just being yourself. The reason I'm saying all ... READ MORE

A Spooky Halloween

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Our office had its annual trick or treat last week, and I think a lot more kids were spooked this time because there were far more eerie decors set up and some even looked real, pati ako nagugulat! For this year, our group decided to put together ghosts, bats, giant spiders and skulls in a graveyard setting.  The creative team (hi Ricky, Jen, Myrna and Rhea!) made most, if ... READ MORE

All About You at EverydayMe.Com.Ph

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I never thought I'll be a fan of e-zines (referring to small magazines and newsletters distributed online) until my cousin introduced me to the Flipboard app.  Since then, I've downloaded and bookmarked in both my mobile phone and laptop the following news magazines:  Rappler, BBC News and Time Magazine. Whereas my choices for news magazines are wide and varied, I find that ... READ MORE

Big Ideas from Wilcon Depot

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Yey, it's payday Friday!  I've just finished working on our budget envelopes and there's a few cash left that I can use for shopping, hehe! This also means that I can go back na to Wilcon Depot to finish my interrupted shopping hehe! If you will recall, I was invited to the bloggers' engagement 2 Saturdays ago by American Standard to learn about their newest ... READ MORE

Elegance is Timeless with American Standard’s Luxe and Style Collection

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I was invited by American Standard to the Luxe and Style Blogger Engagement last Saturday (July 19) and thanks to my angels - Ross and Mimi - I did not only make it to the event, but I had a super great time too! I am not new to the American Standard brand of toilet bowls and wash basin (or 'water closet', as they are collectively called) because I have personally ... READ MORE

I’m in Good Housekeeping Philippines

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Can't wait to share with you this exciting news I've been keeping under wraps since April:  I wrote an article for Good Housekeeping Philippines and got published! The team behind Good Housekeeping Philippines read my blog posts about insurance (read my two-part posts here and here), and with the kind referral of Frances (of the popular blogs Topaz Horizon and Topaz ... READ MORE

How to make Mommies Uber Happy this Mother’s Day

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It’s Mother's Day on Sunday and I haven't got a gift for my mom yet! The universe must have felt my panic because today, I read that Uber Philippines (which I've featured in this post) has partnered with SMART Communications, Inc. for the first-ever on-demand campaign in Manila to celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 11! Press Release: MANILA, Philippines [09 MAY ... READ MORE