Why it’s easy to age beautifully now

Hello September! This month officially welcomes my exciting mid-50s! It’s an age of wellness, enlightenment and inner beauty and peace. It is also the time when science and technology have become essential tools for beautifully and gracefully aiding the aging process. Without going through the knife, I have discovered so […]

Wilcon builds second home in Batangas

When it comes to barako coffee or lomi, there is only a single place in the country that forthright pops in my mind. Ah, yes – Lipa City in Batangas. There is no doubt that one can breathe in the redolence of the crisp fragrance that steams from the freshly […]

Golden slumbers and Dinner in the sky

Sleep is a luxury I wish I could buy. Truly, nothing can be more rewarding than a luxurious and comfortable slumber after a long and tedious day. That’s why I look for a superior mattress that will give me the comfort and support I need to sleep well. I was […]

Happy Easter, everyone!

Happy Easter everyone! Dennis, Athena and I just spent the holidays diving and taking in the breath-taking beauty of Palawan! The sights both under and above the water were just simply magnificent as if to validate the talent and love of the Great Designer in the heavens for us. Taking […]

The Lion King in the Philippines!

Don’t be late! When you watch the Manila run of the amazing “The Lion King,” make sure you are all settled in your theater seat because the opening act is quite incredible. After over two months of rehearsals, the world’s #1 musical began its performances last weekend at The Theatre […]

I have my own doll!

Move over Barbie, I have my own doll! To my delightful amazement, Mhon Lumabe, a Filipino working in Brunei created two personalized dolls wearing miniature versions of my gowns by fashion designer Cherry Veric. Posted on his Instagram account @fashiondollbn, Mhon first made a replica of my white gown for […]

Strong and Sexy February

Strong and sexy are keywords that seem targeted to those 30 and below. Thanks to my weekly Bikram Yoga classes at the Ollay Aninion Bikram Manila Studio, and my running stints with our Girls Run For Breakfast group, I am thrilled to sometimes hear those words thrown my way. At […]

Brooklyn Beckham in Manila

You can somehow determine the age group of the people around you based on the topic of their conversations. For the past week, there have been only two hot topics in almost of all the hen lunches, cocktail parties and beer sessions in our city. For millennials, the arrival of […]

New Year’s resolutions – if I had any

I was too busy having fun over the holidays that I didn’t have time to make any New Year’s resolutions. Well, I guess that’s all for the better because now I wont feel bad about breaking resolutions that I never made. Spending less on shopping would have been a good […]