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ELECTROLUX NUTRIFRESH INVERTER REFRIGERATORS

The new Electrolux NutriFresh Inverter Refrigerators will keep market food fresh up to 7 days

 

 Good news to all moms and those who love going to the market and keep the food inside the refrigerator right after. Electrolux’s latest innovation in technology will now keep market food fresh up to 7 days. That’s the new Electrolux NutriFresh Inverter Refrigerators that comes in stylish and elegant French Door, Three Door, and Top Freezer designs moms, kids, and dads will love. For us in our home, Electrolux is always our choice when it comes to kitchen appliances. We had the classic Water Purifier back in the days when Electrolux introduced them in the 80s. Those were the […]

LEGO CERTIFIED STORE TRINOMA

LEGO Northern Invasion stirs up exciting deals for November

 

 The third LEGO Certified Store in the Philippines successfully opened yesterday, November 12, at Level 1, Mindanao Wing, TriNoma Mall in Quezon City. Fans and collectors of the LEGO bricks and minifigures lined up the store to get first dibs of the items and deals offered inside the TriNoma Mall store.   The TriNoma Mall store is the first certified store in the Northern part of the city. LEGO has been a hit in the Philippines, earning a steadily growing following from children and those young at heart who use each LEGO piece to build toys and realities straight from […]

ALDEN RICHARDS OPPO F1S LIMITED BRAND AMBASSADOR

Kapuso heartthrob Alden Richards is the new face of OPPO F1s Limited

 

 Kapuso heartthrob Alden Richards is the new face of OPPO F1s Limited in addition to the celebrity endorsers of the no. 2 smartphone brand in the country. The OPPO F1s Limited sports a metallic grey in metal finish with a 16-megapixel front-facing camera that can snap bright selfies even in dim lights. Dubbed as the Selfie Expert, the OPPO F1s was introduced last August and was such a hit that more than 19,000 units across the country sold out in just three days after its debut. The OPPO F1s can create moving images using its Super GIF feature, as well […]

MINISO PHILIPPINES STORE OPENING AT SM CITY MANILA

Japan’s fast fashion designer brand Miniso opens two more stores in Manila

 

 In June 2016, the country was introduced to a new lifestyle brand that is in line with fashion and leisure. Miniso formally opened its first store in the Philippines with the first outlet located at Robinsons Place Manila. This November, two more stores opened to provide customers with quality, creative, and low-priced products. Miniso opened the SM City San Lazaro and SM City Manila. Before the “Holiday Rush”, 4  more SM Supermall stores are about to open, making Miniso’s goal to open at least 6 stores  coming to fruition. Miniso is a Japanese fast fashion designer brand, jointly founded by Miyake […]

STARBUCKS PHILIPPINES CHRISTMAS GRAND LAUNCH

Starbucks Philippines Christmas Grand Launch reveals exciting and cool new treats for everyone

 

 Starbucks Philippines Christmas Grand Launch has revealed exciting and more Starbucks treats to loyal fans and customers to make the holiday season merry and brighter. The Starbucks Philippines Grand Launch opened today, October 29 and will wrap up tomorrow, 30th at the Main Atrium, EDSA Shangri-la Plaza, with previews of upcoming Starbucks flavors with returning seasonal favorites and products, gifts to delight you and the ones you love like mugs, tumblers, and water bottles. The Much-Awaited Starbucks Planner This is also the time to introduce Starbucks Christmas Traditions 2016 Promo where customers can avail of the card from November 2, […]

TUTUBAN CENTER

Take a break and shop at Tutuban Center

 

 For many years, even before the biggest and modern malls  mushroomed in the metropolis, Tutuban Center in Divisoria is one of the shopping haven of Filipinos. Tutuban Center became more of a convenient place to shop as it sits in the main train station of the Philippine National Railway (PNR), the Tutuban station most commonly known as Manila station or Divisoria train station. Tutuban is a hunter’s paradise for those who loves shopping on a budget and bargain commodities from personal to home improvement needs. Shopping could go so well even if you only have a P1000 budget in your purse […]

YOUTUBE LOUNGE GREENBELT MAKATI

Meet your idols at the YouTube Lounge in select Ayala Mall locations

 

 Meet your favorite YouTube creators when you visit that newly installed YouTube Lounge sponsored by Ayala Malls in key locations in Metro Manila. Catch your idols like Janina Vela and Wil Dasovich (Oct. 8) at the UP Town Center; Team Kramer at TriNoma (Oct. 15); beauty bloggers Kristine Roces, Say Tioco, and Clara Benin at Glorietta (Oct. 29); erwan Heussaff, Mikey Bustos, and Chris Cantada at Greenbelt (Nov. 12); Lloyd Cadena, Anne Clutz, and Boogieboy at Market! Market! (Nov. 26); and lastly, Bogart the Explorer, Ralph Jay, and Joyce Sola at Alabang Town Center (December 10). “Filipinos watch videos at […]

MAKANSUTRA SINGAPORE HAWKER FOOD STALL IN SM MEGAMALL

Singapore comes closer to home with Makansutra at the SM Megamall

 

 If you love laksa, satay, bah kuh teh, or anything Singaporean cuisine, you don’t need to go very far – like book a flight with Cebu Pacific or Singapore Airlines, to savor the rich and flavorful popular food concept also known as ‘hawker food’ because now you can experience it here in Manila. SM comes with another first as it opened its doors to Filipino foodies and non-foodies alike with the newly introduced Makansutra street food-style stalls at the SM Megamall A. We just had our first dibs and we are convinced that Makansutra will take you to a food trip […]

PIZZA HUT #PIZZAMENOW

Pizza in just a few clicks with Pizza Hut #PizzaMeNow

 

 Have you been spending that oh so many nights just eating your ‘tortang talong’ and you began to feel sorry for yourself? Worry and feel bad no more. There’s now a fast and easy way to fix your pizza cravings, day and night. All you need is your laptop, desktop, or mobile phone. It’s now quick and easy to have your favorite pizzas, at home, delivered at your doorstep or through carry-out orders. Paano? Read on! Pizza Hut Philippines recently updated their new website and part of it is the featured new and fast way of ordering pizza. The new […]

NAXIONAL SOUTH AMERICAN DINER

NAXIONAL, the go-to South American diner when in Manila

 

 There is a new restaurant in Uptown Parade, BGC that is making sure your love for Southern American cuisine gets the fix of what your taste bud desires. Just in time while the Rio Olympics 2016 is happening in Brazil, NAXIONAL officially opens its door to die-hard food lovers and curious taste buddies of the Southern American dishes. NAXIONAL is the newest go-to restaurant for those looking to broaden their culinary horizons. NAXIONAL is at the 2nd floor of Uptown Parade. NAXIONAL is a brainchild of Raymund Magdaluyo of the Red Crab Group, who got his inspiration while visiting diners […]

PAYMAYA #NOWNATION GO SHOPPING FOR POKEMON BALLS

PayMaya #NowNation Go Shopping

 

 When we travel, it’s not only the transportation, accommodation, and food that matters. Especially when you’re in a different place, the first thing (or should we say, the last thing before you leave) on your itinerary is shopping. Shopping for items that you’ll be needing during the course of your trip or shopping for souvenirs before going back home.     Okay, shopping could be anytime. Not just when you travel. You go shopping after Sunday church. You go shopping when you want to reward yourself for that great achievement you’ve accomplished. You go out shopping to buy things you […]

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The Dawn: Nothing Beats the Orig

 

 I would say 2016 is turning out to be another great year for OPM. The first ever Pinoy rock band that I enjoyed listening to while growing up in the 80’s, The Dawn, just welcomed back lead guitarist Francis “Kiko” Reyes (a.k.a. DJ Francis Brew of NU107) and bassist Carlos “Caloy” Balcells. They recently started their series of gigs with Kiko and Caloy and I attended one of them, which happened to be a free show in a nearby mall. It’s actually my very first time to see the live performance of these legends (plus guitarist Rommel “Sancho” Sanchez, who […]

OISHI SNACKTACULAR 2016

Oishi Snacktacular returns with bigger and more exciting games

 

 It was our first time to join the Oishi Snacktacular event and based on the people we know who took part in the previous Oishi events, we knew that this year’s going to be more awesome. And yes it did. Last July 15-17, Oishi Snacktacular 2016 was held at the Music Hall at the SM Mall of Asia and for 3 days, people from all walks of life came to the grand and exciting event that Liwayway Marketing Corporation prepared as it coincides with their 70th year celebration this year. And fans of Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla were delighted […]

SM CINEMA FAMILY MOVIE DAY

Family Movie Time is Quality Time

 

 Together with my daughter and her nanny, I attended the media launch of the SM Cinema Family Movie Day last July 2. I just love it when work and leisure come together and I get to spend at least half of the weekend doing both just to be with them, especially somewhere very close to home (venue was SM Southmall, which is only a 10-minutes trike ride away). We were one of those early bird guests and the program hasn’t started yet, hence we decided to go around the event area to see how my mini me (who easily gets […]

GREEN DAY'S AMERICAN IDIOT IN MANILA BY GLOBE AND 9 WORKS THEATRICAL

That Time of My Life… As An Idiot

 

 I’m grateful for my concert-like theater experience with American Idiot just recently at the Globe Iconic Store, Bonifacio High Street Ampitheater. Why I got so interested in being an Idiot ready to rock for one night? I’m a 90’s kid and f***ing proud of it! Green Day has been one of my favorite bands since my student years and it all started with their hit track Basket Case. Other songs of this legendary rock band on my playlist are Minority, Wake Me Up When September Ends, and Time of Your Life. Another 90’s-kid factor that convinced me to be there and […]

UNIQLO MONDE NISSIN T-SHIRT COLLABORATION

Uniqlo collaborates with Monde Nissin for Lucky Me! and Bingo limited edition tees

 

 After their exciting collaboration with the Philippines’ No. 1 food chain, Jollibee, Uniqlo continues to impart the brand’s campaign of introducing local products to Uniqlo’s South East Asia Corporate Collaboration. This time around, Monde Nissin partners with the apparel brand to create a casual clothing T-shirts carrying the distinctive designs of iconic Filipino brand, Lucky Me! and the country’s favorite cookie sandwich, Bingo. “The collaboration between Monde Nissin Corporation and Uniqlo sees the coming together of two companies that have well-loved brands and share the same goal of being part of people’s lives through their world-class products,” says Melissa Pabustan, […]

PC EXPRESS AND MICROSOFT PARTNER FOR BUDGET-FRIENDLY COMPUTING SYSTEM WITH GENUINE WINDOWS 10

PC Express offers budget-friendly PCs with genuine Windows 10

 

 We do know how costly most of the branded PCs are today, especially those packed with the latest software and specs that attract buyers even for a hefty price. But there are still those who cannot afford or simply not on their budget to splurge on an expensive PC. Fortunately, PC Express launched a their new line of budget-friendly PCs loaded with genuine Windows 10 to answer the growing need for quality, yet inexpensive personal computing. Now there’s no excuse for you stay out late at night at your favorite internet shop and to spend hours online because you can’t […]

MINISO LIFESTYLE AND FASHION BRAND FROM JAPAN OPENS IN THE PHILIPPINES

MINISO lifestyle brand from Japan, now in the Philippines

 

 Japan’s famous brand of fashion and leisure general merchandise, MINISO, has arrived in Manila, Philippines and a lot of people are going crazy over the brand already. We see a lot of shoppers lining in at MINISO’s cashier counter and these people are coming from different walks of life, as far as we can tell. MINISO, founded by Mr. Miyake Junya in 2013, is a leisured department store customizing “addiction” with fashion with a wide array of their own brand of products from home living, personal accessories, kids products, bags, to tech and gadget items. They all carry one name, MINISO. Andrew Ybardolaza, Communications […]

WATSONS SWITCH & SAVE #SWITCHTEST

Switch & Save with Watsons

 

 For several years now Watsons has been running its Switch & Save campaign and it was the first time for us to participate on their #SwitchTest challenge which made us believed that every Watsons customers will enjoy up to 80% savings on their shopping money if they buy items at Watsons. Watsons brand sells excellent quality personal care products of up to 80% less. The Switch & Save effort has met with massive success, convincing tons of people from everyday shoppers to high-profile endorsers (Iya Villania, Christian Bautista, Tessa Prieto Valdez, and Patty Laurel) to make the change. But with such […]

ROBINSONS DEPARTMENT STORE MASTERCARD PHILIPPINE AIRLINES TIE UP

Your Robinsons Department Store shopping could be your passport to New York City via Philippine Airlines

 

 How many times have you wished to go to the city that never sleeps, New York City, and still ended up daydreaming about it? Daydream no more because your Robinsons Department Store shopping could be your passport to New York City via Philippine Airlines! That’s right. And not just that, tons of amazing prizes will be given away to lucky shoppers, including the all-expense-paid trip to the Big Apple via Philippine Airlines. How? When you shop at any Robinsons Department Store using your MasterCard credit, debit, or prepaid cards, with a single receipt purchase of P3,000, you are entitled for […]

JBL ACOUSTICAL SPACE REOPENING IN SM MEGAMALL

JBL Acoustical Space reopens in SM Megamall with improved access to audio products

 

 JBL Acoustical Space under Beyond Innovations Inc. reopened its recently renovated audio store in SM Megamall with improved access to HARMAN’s award-winning products from legendary brands such as JBL™, harman/kardon™ and AKG™. JBL Acoustical Space features award-winning products from HARMAN’s brands, including home audio products, high-performance loudspeakers and headphones for everyone from sound aficionados and tech gurus to music lovers and style seekers. The event also marked as the official grand opening of JBL Acoustical Space which is located at the 4th floor Cyberzone, the technology and lifestyle center of SM Megamall. This event, attended by JBL/HARMAN and Beyond Innovations executives, dealers and […]

SAMSUNG GALAXY S7 AND S7 EDGE STUDIO

Samsung Silver Titanium S7 and S7 Edge, Gear VR, and Gear 360 camera available for viewing at the Galaxy Studio

 

 Last week, we had the opportunity to see up-close and personal the latest Samsung S7 and S7 Edge Silver Titanium edition at the Galaxy Studio pop-up activation held at Mega Fashion Hall in SM Megamall. These new devices from Samsung are definitely a must-haves in your gadget list, especially for the Samsung fans. IP68 Water and Dust Resistant As a Samsung Galaxy S6 user, we know that the latest S7 series are a great addition in our tech and mobile use. It’s impressive with its IP68 water and Dust resistant which can withstand water of up to 1.5m for 30 […]

STARBUCKS PHILIPPINES PRESENTS VIVIENNE TAM STARBUCKS CARD AND SCALES CARD TO BE AVAILABLE THIS JUNE AND JULY 2016

Starbucks Philippines to release new sets of limited edition Starbucks Cards

 

 Every Starbucks Cards collectors in the Philippines will be excited to know that Starbucks Philippines will be releasing new sets of limited edition Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card and Scales Card this June and July 2016. Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card The Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card, inspired by her iconic “Bird and Flora” print is a collaboration with Starbucks and the designer, showcasing Tam’s East-meets-West approach to design, that effortlessly blends cultural roots with modern design vocabulary. Starting July 1, the Vivienne Tam Starbucks Card will be available for an initial consumable amount at P1000. Scales Card Inspired by Starbucks’ Siren’s tail, this […]

BANANA PEEL SUMMER FUN IN THE CITY

Summer feel with Banana Peel’s Island Fun in the City

 

 Chasing the last days of Summer… Or was it already over? Anyways, we’re glad that we were able to join Banana Peel’s Island Fun in the City last May 7 at TriNoma Activity Center. It was a fun-filled afternoon and it was the second Summer in the City since 2015. The first Summer in the City yielded positive response from banana Peel’s customers, according to Paul Ng, CEO of the Neat, Inc.’s Banana Peel flip flop. This year’s day-long event was packed with exciting activities enjoyed in the islands. The ‘Chill Coast’ area offered tropical pampering experiences like the isle’s […]

AMBASSADOR AMANDA GORELY, AUSTRALIAN EMBASSY

#First70Years Fil-Aussie Friendship Day with Amb. Amanda Gorely at SM City North EDSA

 

 If you’re planning on an Australian visit or backpacking trip sometime soon, it’ll be better for you to catch up and visit the exhibit Celebrate Australia: Say G’day at The Block, SM City North EDSA which is happening from May 12-19 as they feature and celebrate #First70Years of Philippines and Australia’s Friendship Day that dated back since May 22, 1946. The Celebrate Australia: Say G’day Touring Exhibition started at SM Aura Premier (Feb. 18-25), SM City Cebu (Mar. 14-20), and SM City Davao (Apr. 13-19) before culminating at The Block in SM City North EDSA. The #First70Years event at the SM […]