Eco Hotel Cabins Tagaytay


We had a very pleasant stay at Eco Hotel Cabins in Tagaytay last weekend.   It's our first time to stay here actually, and we were beyond impressed! To start off, the location's perfect. It's just across Ayala Malls Serin, and with Pamana, Tsokolateria and Hawaiian BBQ - 3 of the most loved restaurants in Tagaytay - as its next door neighbors, hindi k'me magugutom ... READ MORE

Casetta del Divino Zelo


If you've been to Ilog Maria's Honeybee Farm in Silang, Cavite then you've probably seen this gated "house" outside Ilog Maria - covered with potted plants and baby trees. Last month when AJ and I went to Ilog Maria to buy more of their natural bee pollen (which we take daily), we made sure to check out this gated "house", which we learned from friends was a little convent ... READ MORE

St. Joseph’s Sanctuary at Gourmet Farms


Muslim communities from all over the world celebrated the Feast of Ramadan (Eid’l Fitr) this week with prayers and feasts afterwards (here in the Philippines the celebration is today, Friday, which is a regular holiday).  This celebration marked the end of the month-long observance of fasting and spiritual reflection, known as Ramadan. The observance of Ramadan always remind ... READ MORE

A Sunday Well Spent


I can't believe it's gonna be Monday already.  It felt like I had only a day off from work this week because I worked at home yesterday to finish a policy paper that's due before the 15th of this month. It's a good thing AJ scheduled the car check-up also yesterday so we decided to take it easy and just stay at home.  We cooked dinner and enjoyed the Royce Nama Chocolate as ... READ MORE

A Different Dining Room at Gourmet Farms


Three (3) Sundays ago, AJ and I went to Silang, Cavite with my good friend and kumare, Chel and her mom, Tita Chit.   We were there on a "secret mission" (will tell you when it's a done deal hehe!) and Tita Chit and Chel invited us to have lunch at The Dining Room at Gourmet Farms. It was my first time to be there, and I was totally "enchanted" by the place.   I love the ... READ MORE