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 […]

Celebrate love these last days of February!

Let’s celebrate love these last few days of February! Apart from Valentine’s Day and Chinese New Year, so many birthday celebrations and store openings filled my social calendar this entire month of hearts. My love for theme parties is well known. That’s why I was so thrilled to attend the […]

MyCityHomes Sabella Village launch

At the launch of MyCitiHomes’ Sabella Village, a 47-hectare master-planned community in the town of General Trias, Cavite, I met Principal Architect and Urban Planner Felino “Jun” Palafox Jr who told me about this new development and his design philosophies. Enlightened by his architectural genius and remarkable principles, I asked […]

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 […]

Philux X Bea Valdes

Very few furniture manufacturers put an extensive focus on the design aesthetics and artistic value of the furnishings they produce. Philux is one of these furniture retailers that truly emphasizes on these aspects and goes further with making timeless pieces using high-grade materials. Philux has been manufacturing and retailing high […]

Looking forward to more in 2018

How lucky are we to have witnessed the Super Blue Blood Moon last January 31? I had to figure out what each of those words meant from an astronomy perspective. Super means a larger than usual moon when it achieves fullness at the closest point of its orbit to earth. […]

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 […]