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. […]

Assumption HS 81 goes to Taiwan

Our high school days may have been many decades ago but our Assumption HS 81 batch remains as close knit as ever. We have chosen various life paths here and abroad but somehow managed to keep in touch. Apart from getting together for our Velada homecoming every five years, we […]

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 […]

Year of the Earth Dog 2018

Happy New Year! For those who had a brilliant 2017, I only wish for more continued success and endless lucky days in the year ahead. For those who have been challenged a bit more this year, may 2018 be the start of more auspicious luck, good fortune and improved health. […]

Where to go for some high speed shopping

Speed shopping has become my expertise. I have mastered the ability to scope out a shopping labyrinth, zeroing in on key items to buy and completing the purchase in record time. Unfortunately, I always hoard and overspend but that’s another story. This Christmas, I decided to concentrate on gifts that […]

Iconic Louboutin and the Philippine Tattler Ball

“OMG! It’s Christian Louboutin!” That was my immediate reaction when I first met the amazing, world famous shoemaker at the recently held Philippine Tattler Ball. Luckily, Tatler editor Anton San Diego had given me advance notice that we would be in the same table, so I made sure to wear […]

Thankful, thankful!

There is so much to be grateful for this 2017, however exciting and challenging it may be. So on Thanksgiving Day, our family celebrated with a special turkey dinner prepared by food entrepreneur Rina Go of Nic’s. Rina’s courses included Chilean Black Mussels in White Sauce, Salmon Crunch, and Seafood […]

Farewell, October

Before we say goodbye to October, allow me to recap this exciting, thrilling and very fashionable month with all the incredible events that have filled our social calendars. October hosted an incredible number of fashion and benefit shows that showcased the talent of outstanding Filipino designers. FASHIONCANSERVE kicked it all […]