Travel passion!

Travel is my constant source of life inspiration. It is food for my creative soul. Discovering new destinations and enjoying endless shopping opportunities are just some of the perks that I look forward to whenever I travel. For frequent travellers like me, check out the Travel Tour Expo 2017 (TTE) […]

Celebrate Love, Life and Beauty!

Timing is everything! When my hubby Dennis proposed to me over two decades ago after just two months of being together, I felt it was a perfect time to settle down. Twenty-two years later, it’s been an absolute joyride with more adventures and journeys added every year. Last week seemed […]

Discover Guam!

In the race to complete that endless Christmas list, the challenges of long lines, limited stocks and gnarly traffic can make the season an unpleasant experience. So what a pleasant surprise it was to discover Guam! I recently visited our Pacific neighbor and was happy to discover a slice of […]

Santa is real!

In a world that is measured in digital speed, it’s wonderful to enjoy a place with the magic of an analog Christmas. I’m talking about Norway, a country where Santa and real reindeer prance around, with no worries about time or Facebook accounts. Just before the holiday madness began, I […]

Red Charity Gala reminiscing

I can verifiably say that it’s all the red that I’m seeing with the Christmas décor that’s giving me serious Red Charity Gala throwback fever. Good thing there are post Gala events all around the country that can take care of my separation anxiety, or as the young ones would […]

SM kicks off Christmas holidays with circus show

Christmas is the merriest time of the year, and truly the longest celebrated holiday in the Philippines. This season is that time of year when families go “malling” and shopping with gusto. Everything was merry and magical at SM Megamall as it ushered in the holiday season with the launch […]

Disneyland is not just for kids

Disneyland is truly the happiest place here on earth! Even with more than 40 years apart between our youngest daughter Athena and I, this magical place warmed our hearts with so much joy and laughter. Enjoying a short vacation in Hong Kong, we joined my favorite aunt Mary de Leon […]

Happy Halloween!

Happy Halloween! As I wear costumes all year round, I actually don’t wear one on Halloween. Just last month, I enjoyed dressing wickedly green at the gala premier of “Wicked” at the MasterCard Theatres at Marina Bay Sands in Singapore. “Wicked,” the Broadway and West End musical phenomenon, acclaimed as […]

Movenpick Hotel – Mactan Island, Cebu

Whatever the time of year, there is always a reason to escape the city and visit the beach. All roads lead to Mövenpick Hotel Mactan Island Cebu, a five-star beachfront hotel in the Philippines, located on a lush and tropical island, about six kilometres from the Mactan International Airport. It […]