Posts Categorized: Lifestyle

Ben Farrales x Zalora in Bel-Air Village anniversary show

Ben Farrales x Zalora in Bel-Air Village anniversary show

Bel-Air Village has been home to some of the most creative people from different persuasions – art, design, literature, interior design, and many more. And then there’s fashion – both couture and retail, specifically  Mang Ben Farrales, the Dean of Philippine Fashion, and Mr. Paolo Campos, the man behind the highly successful online fashion store… Read more

Bel-Air Turns 60; Pasinaya 2017 highlights celebration

Bel-Air Turns 60; Pasinaya 2017 highlights celebration

Bel-Air Village has developed from a small community of pilots and their families to one of the most vibrant barangays not just in Makati, but also in Metro Manila. Today, the village celebrates 60 vibrant years with “Bel-Air: Kumikinang”, the 2017 edition of its now-famous annual Pasinaya celebration, to be held from May 26-28,  at… Read more

Paolo Santos sings acoustic hits for moms at River Park

Paolo Santos sings acoustic hits for moms at River Park

Moms are the queens of our hearts. From preparing breakfast for the family early in the morning, to going to support their children during their sports matches or plays, to taking care of the kids when they’re sick, there’s nothing that moms wouldn’t do. That’s why moms deserve to be treated like queens, and River… Read more

Top 10 Bangus Dishes

Top 10 Bangus Dishes

Bangus, or milkfish, is the Philippines’ national fish and a quintessential ingredient in Philippine cuisine.  Whatever occassion and whatever season, Filipinos can never get enough of bangus—fried, stewed, dried, fermented, roasted, grilled, and many more.

List of malls and their events for Flavors of the Philippines 2017

List of malls and their events for Flavors of the Philippines 2017

Flavors of the Philippines 2017, the month-long nationwide gastronomic celebration organized by the Department of Tourism (DoT) and the Tourism Promotion Board (TPB) unite retail giants in the country to create cultural bridges through food, gastronomy being one of the best Philippine travel “destinations.” This April, prepare for a wider range of activities that will… Read more

Tapas Night introduces an explosion of Spanish-Pinoy flavors

Tapas Night introduces an explosion of Spanish-Pinoy flavors

  THE PHILIPPINES and Spain share a lot of things in common, especially in cuisine and gastronomy.  Recently, prominent Spanish cuisine chefs of Manila gathered together for Flavors of the Philippines’s Tapas Night. With theme “Toward a Sustainable Gastronomic Planet,” Tapas Night saw three teams of chefs, each presenting a tapas menu last April 1,… Read more

The road to fame starts at Festival Mall

The road to fame starts at Festival Mall

In this age of creative selfies and instant fame via viral posts and videos, all it takes to reach stardom is for the right agency to spot a gem. Child actor Hannah Lopez Vito first captured the hearts of Filipino viewers as the young Serena Marchesa who grew up to be Liza Soberano in the… Read more

Tiara by Tracy Dizon: A Quirky Crown of Filipino Design

Tiara by Tracy Dizon: A Quirky Crown of Filipino Design

Filipino designer Tracy Dizon’s success story is anything but bland. From her reality show lemon to a heartbreaking trip to a foreign land, Dizon has enriched her artisanal products with a cocktail of experiences that any adventurous woman can relate to, as vividly represented in her funky flagship brand, “Tiara by Tracy Dizon,” which debuted… Read more

Repoussé wearables by Earl Gariando shine at Manila FAME

Repoussé wearables by Earl Gariando shine at Manila FAME

The hands of interior designer Earl Gariando work as many wonders as his mind. And his feet have brought his bid to walk the global path through the country’s premier trade event, Manila FAME. Debuting his Repoussé Series of wearable art at the Manila Wear section of the recent Manila FAME, Gariando wasted no time… Read more

Bocaue gives back

Bocaue gives back

The city of Bocaue, Bulacan just knows how to give back – with a bang! Known as the fireworks capital of the Philippines, Bocaue chose to welcome 2017 Jan 1 with its very own pyromusical called “Pailaw Pasasalamat”, a thanksgiving event for its fireworks manufacturers and dealers, by the 12-kilometer Bocaue River in Bulacan. The… Read more