Deck the Hall with Boughs of Jolly


My favorite way of 'decking the hall':  filling up our console table with Christmas ornaments. I chose to "grow" my Christmas ornaments collection by adding new pieces each year, instead of buying everything new to match a chosen theme or color palette.   Red, green and gold have always been our Christmas colors.  A bit traditional, yes, but nothing look so festive than ... READ MORE

Weekend Shopping + Food Trip


If you're following me at Instagram (I am @dbrightspot there), then you've probably observed how sipag I was in updating it since yesterday.  That's because I was able to visit my favorite shopping places this weekend and I went home very happy with my loot! This time around, I didn't buy much for myself.  I shopped mostly for Christmas gifts.  My goal is to finish 80% of ... READ MORE

Christmas Shopping in July at Uniwide Sales Warehouse Club


When I read from Mommy Maqui's blog (Familia Kiki) that Uniwide Sales Warehouse Club is closing (read her blog post here), I immediately scheduled a trip at their Coastal Mall branch the next day (a Sunday).  It's a good thing AJ is game in this kind of shopping because, as you know, Uniwide is one big warehouse (without a working aircon to boot, hehe!) and the items on sale ... READ MORE

Finding our Ceramic Stool at Uniwide

My post about finding some ceramic garden stools at Tagaytay brought sis Ann  of W@W to my blog, and she gladly shared to me the info that she saw the same design being sold at Uniwide Warehouse in Sucat, Paranaque. AJ and I decided to check the branch at Coastal Mall (which is nearer our place) and viola, the ceramic stools are indeed there, with a price tag of only P690!  ... READ MORE