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Minions Mania at McDonald’s starts on May 31


 The funny and silly but loving creatures from the Despicable Me movie franchise are back and return for a limited time at McDonald’s with 10 new minions toy designs available in every Happy Meal purchase in-store and via Drive-Thru, Take-Out and McDelivery. Go bananas and say ‘Bello!’ to these mischievous characters who are also coming back in the big screen showing of Despicable Me 3. But before the movie, collect these minions and head over to McDonald’s now to grab all 10 Despicable Me 3 Happy Meal toys and these limited time offer treats before they run out. Despicable Me Trio Enjoy […]


Yummy wafer biscuit snack packed with calcium launched in the Philippines


 If there are foods that you want your kids to put in their mouth, it should be yummy and nutritious. Right? We’ve already heard of certain types of food that aren’t just low in nutrition but also poor in promoting healthier lifestyle. We don’t want our kids to snack on foods that doesn’t have proper nutritional values. In time for back-to-school season and also a Mother’s Day gift to all moms out there, Mayora Philippines recently launched CalCheese, a new cheese wafer biscuit packed with calcium and vitamins A, B1, B2, B6, and B12.  Held at the City of Dreams, the […]


‘Back-to-School’ Limitless Learning at National Book Store


 “They say that learning never stops. At National Book Store, there are limitless opportunities to learning something new or expand your knowledge about anything! Whether you decide to grab that cook book, pick that novel, or shop for paints and brushes, something exciting is definitely waiting for you this back-to-school season” – National Book Store It’s true. Learning doesn’t stop even when you’re grown up. Having a career or just plain busy taking care of the family aren’t reasons to stop yourself from feeding yourself with knowledge that might come useful in your daily lives. And there is always one […]


Summer Splash weekend from Cartoon Network


 Kids and their parents had a fun and enjoyable Saturday during Cartoon Network’s outdoor treat called Summer Splash at the SM Mall of Asia SM By The Bay last May 13. It was an ‘open to all’ invitation and ‘admission is free’, making it more convenient to all who dropped by the venue. Kids were able to see the The Powerpuff Girls, Finn and Jake, Ben 10, and a lot of the Cartoon Network characters in person. There were games and summer fun-filled activities that delighted all visitors of the Summer Splash. They say, you can never be young again once […]


Robinsons Supermarket “Route to Wellness” kicks-off back-to-school season with two-day “Learn Wellness” program at Eastwood Central Plaza


 Last May 6 and 7, 2017, Robinsons Supermarket “Route to Wellness” kicks-off back-to-school season with two-day “Learn Wellness” program at Eastwood Central Plaza. Robinsons Supermarket welcomed families to a “magical World of Wellness” enchanting set-up composed of fun wizarding activities from VTR game, potion-making, finders-keepers game, and a lot more in partnership with participating brands joining road to wellness. Also, from May 1 to June 30, 2017, shoppers will get P100 OFF coupn for a minimum single receipt purchase of P3,000 at Robinsons Supermarket. Purchases must be inclusive of P500 worth of participating products from Nestle, CDO, Splash, Wyeth, or Purefoods. Loyal […]


Gretchen Ho and Hidilyn Diaz’s healthy lifestyle


 Gretchen Ho is a star volleyball player of the Ateneo Lady Eagles who gained popularity in the University Athletic Academy of the Philippines (UAAP). Gretchen values family time, celebrating important occasions together and frequently going on trips to travel and embark on adventures. She currently hosts morning shows, events, and her own primetime news segment while making time to go to the gym to keep in shape and maintains a healthy lifestyle. Gretchen is on a low carbohydrate, high protein diet, eating mostly chicken, fish, fruit, and egg. She loves spicy food, eating dishes with chili, sometimes adding chili pepper […]


Easter Party with the Angry Birds at Crimson Hotel


 Big and small kids of the south celebrated Easter 2017 with an Angry-Birds themed event at the Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila Grand Ballroom. It was a two-day affair (Black Saturday and Easter Sunday), and I decided to bring my ten-year-old daughter Mira to her first-ever Easter kiddie party on day two a.k.a. Angry Birds Excellent Easter. Mira used to play Angry Birds every weekend, so seeing the Easter decorations and the Angry Birds mascot made her look back at how she loved the game so much.   There were so many things to do before the actual Easter Egg […]


Sunday Outdoor Play at My Street, High Street


 With today’s digital lifestyle, kids are more focused on playing with their gadgets than playing games that will make them sweat. Outdoor play for kids is now being recommended by experts because it is beneficial for the kids physical development, and much more healthier, too. Playing outdoors also develop their motor skills and self-confidence. Beginning last March 9, 2017, My Street, High Street was launched by Bonifacio Global City. It takes the adults on a trip down the memory lane when most of the kids activities were done outdoors. In line with this, BGC opened its streets so that people, […]


Kids race to the finish line of the local junior version of the international triathlon series, Ironman


 As early as 5 AM, children 6 to 14 years old were already awake and got ready for the gun start of Alaska IronKids Philippines, the local junior version of the international triathlon series, Ironman. Triathlon is a race that features three sporting events: running, swimming, and biking. The competition is open to kids who are new to the sport and those who have already joined other triathlon events. For parents, joining a triathlon is a challenging and rewarding way for kids to get fit. Aside from mastering three sports in one, children learn the values of discipline, determination, hard work, sportsmanship, […]


Dial 0917-558HOPE to save a life in 40 seconds


 Do you know that the second leading cause of death among the youth (15-29 years old) globally, is suicide? That is according to the World Health Organization. To add, depression is the predominant cause of illness and disability for both boys and girls aged 10 to 19. At present, life is lost to suicide every 40 seconds. The hotline 0917-558HOPE(4673) is just one of the HOPELINE numbers from Natasha Goulbourn Foundation (NGF). HOPELINE is a 24/7 suicide hotline which can provide proper intervention to those who need assistance. Other numbers are 804-HOPE and 2919 (toll free from TM and Globe). […]


Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez and son Nate enjoys bonding moments with the Telpad


 Celebrity mom and Asia’s Songbird Regine Velasquez-Alcasid exemplified the modern-day Filipino mom who strikes the balance between her hectic work and her role as a family woman. Her best achievement in married life must be as the doting mother to four-year old Nathaniel James, more fondly known as Nate. We met and saw little Nate during their PLDT HOME Telpad and Smart Watch endorsement launch held a couple of weeks back in Cercio Grill along Tomas Morato, Quezon City. We like Nate. There’s a coolness with the way this kid talk and moves. His upbringing is reflected on the way […]


Madison 101 Hotel + Tower is a superb 3-star hotel in Quezon City that travelers must include in their next staycation list


 Madison 101 Hotel + Tower There is a good vibe feeling the moment you step inside Madison 101 Hotel + Tower, a hotel/dormitory-style living property that is perfect for the taste of this generation’s millennials and travelers of different genre, foreign and locals alike. Located at one of the busy jungle avenues in Quezon City, Madison 101 Hotel + Tower looks a lot like a condominium on the first glance than a 3-star hotel and dormitory catering mostly to students (and their parents) who are enrolled near the universities and colleges in this area. The condominium look is a giveaway […]


This heartwarming and touching #KwentongJollibee will make every dad and son tearfully relate this Father’s Day


 As tribute to fatherhood, here’s a heartwarming and touching story every dad and son can relate to this Father’s Day. Jollibee, the leading no. 1 fastfood chain in the Philippines, shares another #KwentongJollibee in time for Father’s Day. In this video, a dad keeps on mentoring and gives advice to his son since he was a little boy and up to the day he’s about to enter college. Enzo, the son, follows his dad’s encouragements and pursued the college dreams. But as the saying goes, ‘his best wasn’t good enough.’ Find out what happens when things ended the way it […]


Daughter Kai’s touching open ‘Happy Birthday’ love letter to dad, Gringo Honasan


 Father’s Day is still three months shy away but this daughter of former soldier-turned-rebel who later became senator, posted 11 hours ago a meaningful and touching ‘Happy Birthday’ love letter to her dad, Gregorio ‘Gringo’ Honasan II, on the day her father is celebrating his 68th birthday. Kai’s letter tells how Gringo raised his kids despite all the difficult times in his life. As election day drew nearer, a daughter’s only wish is “when this is all over, you find comfort in this fact” – the true legacy imprinted through his children’s names. Here’s a screenshot of Kai’s letter to Sen. […]


New heartwarming Jollibee ads featuring long-lasting love debut this Valentine’s Day


 The audience weren’t prepared when they sat in front of the big screen during the exclusive preview of the new Jollibee ads last Friday night at My Cinema in Greenbelt Cinema 3. The atmosphere was full of jolly people enjoying their popcorn and soda as they all awaited for the lights to go out and the film starts to roll. Film, because these four new Jollibee ads were produced in a short story manner, not the usual ads for a TV commercial. Four Jollibee ads titled Kwentong Jollibee, Jabee, Almusal, and Tagpuan were simultaneously played one after the other and during […]


Cartoon Network brings Toon Machine in Manila


 Wonder how it feels to be a human toy catcher inside a giant toy box? If you’re used in playing UFO Catcher in arcades, then it’s time for you to visit the Toon Machine playground in SM Mall of Asia Music Hall, join the fun and excitement of seeing your favorite Cartoon Network characters and loads of surprises when you register for the Toon Machine. The Toon Machine is an indoor mega structure that’s a modern twist on the classic “claw crane” arcade game, but with a catch … your parents are the claw!   The Cartoon Network Toon Machine […]


Spoiler Alert: Identity of Rey’s parents from Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens baffles moviegoers


 We are really dead set in finding out Rey‘s backstory and who her parents really are. In Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens, there are broken clues as to her true origin. And everyone is baffled just as we are, with questions hanging at the back of each and every one’s mind. Some fans think she is Han Solo and Leia’s daughter, which is really more possible and would lead to the realization that she is actually Ben‘s (Kylo Ren) long-lost twin sister. But for some, there is this curiosity that Rey might be Luke Skywalker‘s daughter. And if it’s true, then […]


Ensure your family’s health and safety with the proper way of cleaning your toilets and win two (2) months worth of Domex gift packs


 Domex leads disease prevention with a hospital toilet clean up on World Toilet Day to help ensure that patients who may have suffered from waterborne diseases won’t suffer any more in the hospitals. In commemoration of World Toilet Day, we are encouraging you to do your part and take a pledge to save lives by supporting 1 Million Clean Toilets Movement and World Toilet Day, and pledge to properly clean your toilets, to protect your family from disease caused by unsanitary toilets. By joining this promo and using the hashtags #WorldToiletDay2015 and #1MCleanToilets, you are helping in spreading the awareness of disease prevention at home by […]


BPI makes financial planning easy through Make The Best Happen campaign


 People love to spend and when it comes to basic needs and material goals, saving money is the first thing and foremost that needs to be addressed. Be it short-term or long-term goals, savings plays a major part in our wants in having a good life, for ourselves or for our loved ones. This is where Bank of the Philippine Islands (BPI) comes in. BPI, the first bank in the Philippines and in Southeast Asian region, has a wide range of consumer, corporate, and investment banking products and services. With Make The Best Happen campaign, BPI is setting  a trend of […]


Love is in the air at the 19th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon #FlywithFlickr


 Yesterday, Feb. 12, was the first day of the 19th Philippine International Hot Air Balloon which is being held at Clark Field in Pampanga and will continue until Feb. 15, 2014. We joined the crowd by noon time hoping to see the much-awaited Hot Air Balloon Fly-in by late afternoon. And while waiting, we content ourselves by walking around the area, took some photos, and upload some of it in our Flickr account. Those who have Yahoo mail accounts are automatically subscribed to Flickr and you just have to log-in your email username and password to get access to it. Things […]

CELEBRATE FAMILY HEALTHY LIVING. The Kramers joined by Robinsons Supermarket executives fort he launching of the Wellness Festivals held at Robinsons Magnolia.

Celebrate healthier days with the family and join Robinsons Supermarket’s Wellness Festival


 Team Kramer have found another way to bond together and celebrate healthier days by joining Robinsons Supermarket’s Wellness Festival which is happening from June 19-22, 2014, to encourage Filipino families, like the Kramers, to eat healthy and make more educated nutritional decisions. Robinsons Supermarket is holding a series of three-day Wellness Festivals, starting at Robinsons Magnolia. Families who want to know how they can start living a healthy life can also visit the Wellness Festival which will also be held at Robinsons Ermita from July 18-20 and Robinsons Imus from July 25-27. This is Robinsons Supermarket’s  7th year, and for this year, the Wellness Festival showcases more […]

SWEET SARAP SPAGHETTI ENDORSERS. New Jollibee TVC features Carmina Villaroel and family as newest Jolly Spaghetti endorsers.

Carmina Villaroel feels blessed to be part of Jollibee once again; features the Legaspi family as newest Jolly Spaghetti endorsers


 According to Kenneth Mariano, Marketing Manager of Jollibee, “It’s the perfect story board that warrants the perfect choice of family endorsers such as the Legaspi family.” Mariano’s statement came about when he was asked why it took a long time before (Jollibee) decided to bring back Carmina Villaroel as their brand endorser. Carmina Villaroel-Legaspi, husband Zoren, and grown-up twins Mavy and Cassy are the newest endorser for Jolly Spaghetti. The Legaspi family are known to be a bankable family endorsers when it comes to many products who believed in their endorsing powers. The Legaspi’s are familiar faces from an ice cream brand to […]

DADS. World's Other Toughest Job applications #UpForWhatever.

World’s Other Toughest Job applications #UpForWhatever


 A few days back we have been touched with the Card Store video “World’s Toughest Job – #worldstoughestjob” uploaded 5 days ago on YouTube. Who wouldn’t shed that tears when you found out who gets that world’s toughest jobs? It already has 13,279,129 views. We love you, moms! Watch it there. But wait! Hey! Did you know that there is also world’s other toughest jobs? Eh? Would you be man enough to apply to be the “Director of Whatever?” You better prepare your outdated pop culture references. Inspired by the “World’s Toughest Job” viral video, Bud Light – yes, the […]