Chef Nancy Reyes Lumen: 70 Life Thoughts

Chef Nancy Reyes Lumen, known as the Adobo Queen, shared with us her 70 Life Thoughts as she turned 70 and celebrated 24 years of marriage last April 28. We like her cool demeanor as a food advocate, restaurateur, and rock & rock persona. We talked about her reflections on this significant milestone, her battle … Continue reading Chef Nancy Reyes Lumen: 70 Life Thoughts

Our Chef HIM-Possible Experience

I still can’t believe that we were able to prepare our favorite Thai dishes at home thanks to Chef Him who made this possible. What makes this remote cooking training session effective is that it is targeted to common people at home using common ingredients at home, and if needed sourcing the specialized ingredients. Here’s … Continue reading Our Chef HIM-Possible Experience

8 Mental Health Awareness Tips & First Aid that Could Save Someone’s Life

Mental Health is a taboo in Filipino culture because Pinoys don’t like to lose face in their social circle and be branded as “eng eng” or “baliw” or other derogatory terms. But did you know that there has been 10+ suicides in the island of Boracay ever since the pandemic started? Did you know there … Continue reading 8 Mental Health Awareness Tips & First Aid that Could Save Someone’s Life

Bambi’s Gourmet Kitchen: Premium Japanese Feast at Home

Meet Barbara Ann Reyes-Javelosa, also known as Bambi, a home-based food entrepreneur based in Makati known for her Premium Japanese Feast you can enjoy at home! I remember when Bambi was starting with her home-based business before the pandemic, you could already taste her passion in her food creations. During the quarantine, she became famous … Continue reading Bambi’s Gourmet Kitchen: Premium Japanese Feast at Home

Best Mother’s Day Food Gift Ideas in Manila

Our moms deserve the best food gifts in the world to celebrate the biggest annual tribute to our loving mothers. These are our favorite celebration food this 2021 that you can order for delivery from the best home-based entrepreneurs in Manila. Happy Mother’s Day from our family to yours! Smithfield Kitchen’s Salmon en Croute This … Continue reading Best Mother’s Day Food Gift Ideas in Manila

10 Filipino Food Favorites to Enjoy this Filipino Food Month!

What is your favorite cuisine? I always answer “Filipino Food,” and this has been our comfort food throughout the quarantine period. In celebration of the Filipino Month this April, we wanted to feature the 10 favorite Filipino foods we enjoyed with our family during these times. @chubbycrabph Nothing beats fresh crabs and shrimps in zesty … Continue reading 10 Filipino Food Favorites to Enjoy this Filipino Food Month!

Digital Marketing Trends in 2021

Thank you to all those who attended my Digital Marketing Trends 2021 presentation and hope that it will help you grow your business this 2021 and beyond. Sharing with you the primary sources of my research on the digital trends for 2021 so that you can learn and leverage the insights and take action. Here’s … Continue reading Digital Marketing Trends in 2021

Los Indios Bravos: Boracay’s #1 GastroPub

Los Indios Bravos is the only restobar in Boracay that serves good food and good craft beer on tap. It’s even better than the gastropubs in Manila. With Chef Martin Jickain and Chef Mike Katindig at the helm, they are surviving the pandemic because of their commitment to quality. This is the go to place … Continue reading Los Indios Bravos: Boracay’s #1 GastroPub

The Chairman Hongkong 大班樓 : Memories from the Best Cantonese Restaurant in Asia

With the four boys, we had one of our memorable food trips in Hong Kong last November 2017. The Chairman was highly recommended by chefs as a must visit place in Asia’s Cantonese food mecca. Best known for its freshness, Cantonese food is the most popular and most influential cuisine among the “eight culinary classical … Continue reading The Chairman Hongkong 大班樓 : Memories from the Best Cantonese Restaurant in Asia

ABWOON by Fr. Armand Robleza: Best Holy Week Retreat in Manila (My Reflections)

Holy Week 2021 is more meaningful because our Christian institutions have already adjusted to online pandemic realities, and retreats have become more impactful in the safety of our homes. Pre-pandemic, you had to choose just one retreat because of scheduling conflicts, but now you can join more than one synchronously or asynchronously. Here are my … Continue reading ABWOON by Fr. Armand Robleza: Best Holy Week Retreat in Manila (My Reflections)