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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Noel Bazaar opens!

If time travel was possible, I would certainly volunteer to be a willing traveler. This way, I can visit more places and destinations throughout the year. Just recently, I arrived from an action-packed European holiday and went straight to the beach to instantly remove all traces of jet lag. A […]

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 […]

Likhang HABI Market Fair

Special article by Myda Prieto A growing market of the country’s weaving tradition was seen at the recently held Likhang HABI Market Fair at Glorietta. Beautiful and labor-intensive products mostly by various indigenous tribes using locally sourced natural materials like cotton, piña and abaca were on display for clients to […]