Taking the Big Leaps in 2014


Today is the last day of the year, and I'd like to remember it as the year when I took giant leaps for The Bright Spot - with lots of wonderful surprises! The year 2013 saw The Bright Spot move to its new (and permanent) home, experience the thrill of receiving invitations for events and restaurant try-outs (check out my posts on World of Toyota, Frankie's New York Chicken ... READ MORE

Book Launching of “Princess Lea”


Last Saturday, November 17, Dream Big Books launched Princess Lea at National Bookstore - Glorietta 1. Princess Lea, which tells the life story of Ms. Lea Salonga, is the 5th children's book created by Ms. Yvette Fernandez (writer) and Ms. Nicole Lim (illustrator).  All their books are about the inspiring lives of well-known Filipino personalities. Those who have ... READ MORE

AirAsia Zest Redefines Budget Flying

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I was one of the 35 bloggers selected to attend a Bloggers’ Night to launch AirAsia Zest’s four (4) major projects this year:  the airline’s rebranding, establishing its 2nd Hub in Cebu, and the launching of direct flights from Manila to Miri, Malaysia and Manila to Macau.  The event was held at New Orleans / Clawdaddy in Serendra last November 7, 2013. 2013 is indeed a ... READ MORE

Cupcakes by Sonja spread the #sweetcause


It's heartwarming to know that my favorite cupcake bakery, Cupcakes by Sonja, recently announced its partnership with Move.org, a non-profit organization duly on a mission to build schools and provide care for the underprivileged pre-school children. Dubbed as a #sweetcause, Cupcakes by Sonja and Move.org partnered together to create positive change in the lives of the ... READ MORE

The World of Toyota (Part 2)


This is the continuation of AJ's article on The World of Toyota, the special motor show he attended last Saturday at the World Trade Center, and which he gushes about until now.  Read the first part here.  ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- The next section I went to is of the Toyota concept car, the FCV-R.  ... READ MORE

The World of Toyota (Part 1)


Note:  It's the hubby's turn to write something for The Bright Spot   =)    For the longest time, I've been prodding him to start a blog because not only does he writes too well, but he can talk about anything you throw at him: be it about computers, cars, books, video games, movies or food - he'll always have something to share!  Also, his "hirits" are priceless!   I'm ... READ MORE

A Worry Free Afternoon at Nestlé Acti-V Go Lounge


What a stressful day I had today at the office, and it's only Tuesday! July is actually the busiest month at work because: It is the month where mid-year performance reports are due for submission to the management; July also signals the start of strategic planning preparations (read: whole day meetings, ack!); and, It is also the month where we start preparing our ... READ MORE