The Flavors of Ateneo (through the eyes of a Lasalista)

Manang’s Liempo (P45). The most famous dish at Manang’s Ever since my blog post on the Flavors of La Salle and Reminiscin’ La Salle, I often wondered what Ateneo Food would taste like and how the campus would feel like. Thanks to Regine Garcia and team for inviting me to give a talk to the … Continue reading The Flavors of Ateneo (through the eyes of a Lasalista)

Kids’ Earth Hour

Every last Saturday of March, we join the world in saving 1 hour of electricity by shutting down all our lights from 8.30pm to 9.30pm. This is a symbolic act and a commitment to be more eco-conscious and lessen our impact on the environment. After experiencing 38-42oC of heat here in Phi Phi Island in Krabi, … Continue reading Kids’ Earth Hour

[Ultimate Taste Test 4.0]: Lessons from The Battle of the Lechon

Mark your calendar: Ultimate Taste Test 4.0 on April 16, Friday, 7pm, somewhere in the Fort Area. Finally, the Ultimate Taste Test 4.0 is all set for April 16, 7pm, somewhere in the Fort area. We have a bigger venue and we can accommodate more foodies and help more food suppliers. Ultimate Taste Test is an … Continue reading [Ultimate Taste Test 4.0]: Lessons from The Battle of the Lechon

Maven Secret: Did you know that Blog Readers are 80% Visual?

NLP Master Ben Ampil sharing his expertise during his NLP & Effective Communications Workshop Before you read the entire post, please answer this simple diagnostic* on what kind of Blog Reader you are… (You can answer this in a minute before you read through the entire blog post.) 1. Ask yourself: Before going to bed at night, … Continue reading Maven Secret: Did you know that Blog Readers are 80% Visual?

Peanut Butter Love

I’ve been hearing raves about Peanut Butter Company (PB Co.) ever since it opened, but it is quite far from where we live. It took me some time to gain enough patience to brave the traffic going to SM North Edsa. It was our parents’ wedding anniversary and syoti Raphael’s first month, so we decided … Continue reading Peanut Butter Love

Reminiscin’ Avenue Q

As I watched the Avenue Q preview show last night, I couldn’t help but get sentimental about how it made an impact on my life. This show is for people at the crossroads of their lives — be it their love life, their career or their life purpose. My favorite line in the show is … Continue reading Reminiscin’ Avenue Q

Lomo Manila’s Happy Eaters Bowler Meet

Bowler’s Pork Chops (P345 +10%sc). Old-English chops baked to perfection, topped with apple-sage sauce. Served with roasted vegetables, choice of mashed potatoes or rice pilaf. We usually eat out as a family but, occasionally, we dine out with different foodies in Manila. We met one of the coolest foodie groups last night — Lomo Manila’s Happy Eaters. … Continue reading Lomo Manila’s Happy Eaters Bowler Meet

Zubuchon – The Best Lechon (in Cebu)!?

After our Danao, Bohol trip, we decided to fly out via Cebu, and our last stopover was in Banilad Town Center. We decided to stop there because it is near Our Lady of Peace by the Pink Sisters where we wanted to hear Sunday Mass. I remembered the buzz about Marketmanila’s Zubuchon before the Christmas Season, and … Continue reading Zubuchon – The Best Lechon (in Cebu)!?

My Pilipinas is… Photo Contest

Sponsored by Limited Edition My Pilipinas Moleskine Photo Contest Duration: March 5, 2010 Friday to 11.59pm March 31, Wednesday   (see: My Pilipinas is… Photo Album) My Pilipinas is my cute three little boys who will grow up proud to be Filipinos and love the Philippines as much as we do. :)  My Pilipinas is eating my … Continue reading My Pilipinas is… Photo Contest