In a country of thousands of islands, surrounded by water and beautiful countryside, it is quite strange to imagine that there is a water shortage in the capital, Metro Manila. So we all have to do our share to conserve water, and I will follow the French mode by just […]
The first International Women’s Day occurred in 1911, supported by over one million people. Today I’ll support it by celebrating women of achievement.
I love Japan! Clearly, since I’ve been there 3 times this year now!
Every day is a blessing and a precious gift from God. Among the many special days in a year, I am most grateful for January 19. Not only is it the birthday of our elder daughter Annika, but it also is the day of the helicopter crash of my hubby […]
Longtime girl friends are the best kind of friends. These buddies for life are additional life support, aside from one’s own family. BFFs will always shower you with love, kindness, sympathy, compassion and laughter. My Assumption High School Batch 81 classmates have remained in contact long after our graduation, especially […]
Happy 2019! After a rainy and gloomy start to the New Year, the sun finally came out for the first few days of January. Based on the Feng Shui forecast, the upcoming Year of the Earth Boar will be more prosperous for all animal signs because the auspicious number 8 […]
The holidays are most definitely here! It is the most wonderful and my favorite time of the year. Family, friends and loved ones gather together and share love, laughter as they converse and celebrate all the accomplishments they’ve had. This is exactly what we did at the “Swatch are you […]
Passion has always been the driving force of Store Specialists Group, the leading luxury retailer in the Philippines. For 30 years, the company has tirelessly worked on bringing the best of lifestyle to the country through its curated selection of brands from all over the world. In that vein, SSI […]
I read the latest Internet meme that said, “If 60 is the new 40, then 9 PM is the new midnight!” Luckily, I’m neither 60 nor 9 PM is anywhere on my horizon. In my book, it’s OK to party and celebrate milestones to all hours. At the festive celebration […]
Being Asian has never been so current and hip especially after the Crazy Rich Asians movie. Asians are also increasingly conquering the global fashion market like the acquisition of Italian brand FILA by a Korean company. Founded in 1911 in Italy, FILA is now owned and operated from South Korea […]