From Germany: The luxury of a bespoke kitchen

Traveling to beautiful destinations and meeting fascinating people are some of the perks of my work as a lifestyle columnist. When the trip is related to interior design, I am doubly excited. One such trip was a visit to a strikingly remarkable German kitchen manufacturer in Herford, Germany. Last year, […]

Wilcon Depot opens new branch in Bacolod!

With the country’s robust economy and flexible banking home loans, more Filipinos nowadays are able to finally purchase a home. This presents an opportunity for business-savvy individuals to engage into the business of build-and-sell. Although it is financially and emotionally very rewarding, building a house for profit is a huge […]

Six ways you’ll be wowed by SM Appliance Center’s new look!

Shoppers will be  #wowed@smappliance for its new look, which is now showcased at the newly designed SM Appliance Center at SM City Pampanga. The new look is a dynamic way of highlighting the most innovative products to help each Filipino transition into a digital home. The 2,300 square- meter store […]

Of boxing, golf and raising Hope

Surrounded by predominantly male Aussie boxing fans at ringside, I eagerly cheered for our champ Manny Pacquiao, as the crowd rooted for their neophyte and game fighter, Jeff Horn. It was my first time to watch a boxing match so I was totally thrilled to be right where the action […]

Comfort in Ortigas center

Ortigas Center, the financial and central business district located in Pasig, is Metro Manila’s second most important business area after the Makati CBD. With an area of more than 100 hectares (250 acres), it is home to many shopping malls, office and condominium skyscrapers, other building complexes, nightlife bars and […]

Happy Father’s Day to all the great dads out there!

Happy Father’s Day to all the great dads out there! Admittedly a daddy’s girl, I make it a point to celebrate this day with a shower of love and affection in honor of my dad, Alex Prieto. He is quite an unconventional father, and I continue to learn more about […]

Travel and see the world!

Travel and see the world! Waking up to a spectacular view of some exotic destination is something I look forward to with utmost excitement. Every year, we try discovering a new place or experiencing a new adventure to add to our family bucket list. Japan is definitely one of my […]

Ariara Island

With so many beautiful islands in the Philippine archipelago, numerous beach property developments, both private and commercial, have sprouted especially in Coron and Palawan islands. Pristine bone-white beaches, unbelievably turquoise waters, rich marine life, World War II shipwrecks and jade-colored lakes hemmed in by karst limestone hills make Coron one […]

Happy Mother’s Day to all the real bosses in the family!

Happy Mother’s Day to all the real bosses in the family! The 24/7 job we have is most challenging, yet also most fulfilling and truly gratifying. We raise our children in the best way possible, so we wonderful family nurturers truly deserve one day a year of total pampering. My […]