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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 […]

AFTERNOON TEA MARCO POLO ORTIGAS MANILA

Cozy and romantic afternoon tea time feels at Connect Lounge

 

  Filipinos love to eat between meals and what better way to indulge in this favorite pastime than have an Afternoon at Marco Polo Ortigas Manila’s Connect Lounge. Afternoon Tea is a typical “meal” habit usually of the British. It involves some small sandwiches, pastries, scones with clotted cream, cakes, and of course, tea. And because Marco Polo Ortigas Manila wants to make your stay or visit memorable, Connect Lounge introduces the Afternoon Tea which is available daily from 2 PM to 6 PM for only P788, which is surprisingly, good for two people. Served in a circular three-tier stand, […]

JOLLIBEE CREAMY FLOATS SPOIL YOURSELF

A foodie way to ‘Spoil Yourself’ with Jollibee Creamy Floats

 

  There aint no bad day that a cool and indulging treat can not drive away. At least, that’s how we felt when one day we were under the weather and things got a little bit crazy. Jollibee Creamy Floats saved the day! It’s the new coolest surprise from Jollibee that let’s you enjoy the flavors of Jollibee Creamy Floats in Chocolate and Coffee. It’s another reason for Jollibee, the no. 1 fastfood chain in the country, to let their customers indulge their Jolly cravings with this specialty beverage line-up. Made from real coffee and chocolate, these beverages offer the […]

KALESA RESTAURANT MERCURE MANILA ORTIGAS

Kalesa, an appetizing experience to a man’s heart (or woman’s)

 

 If you’re in search for a dish with the real flavors of Filipino cuisines that you’ve always wanted, then hop on and ride to a Kalesa journey inside Mercure Manila Ortigas, the newest business hotel hub in the heart of Ortigas CBD. Recently opened in September, Mercure Manila Ortigas has that elegant feel of a business class hotel for the people on-the-go and business minded people searching for a place to stay in Manila. Mercure Manila Ortigas is part of Mercure Hotels, a brand of hotels run by French multinational corporation AccorHotels. Mercure Manila Ortigas offers a luxurious feel with […]

A TASTE OF VIETNAM AT SPIRAL SOFITEL PHILIPPINES MANILA

Spiral presents A Taste of Vietnam

 

 We’ve been to Vietnam a couple of times already and when it comes to food experience, Vietnamese cuisine has something fresh to offer for foodies who want to try out a healthy and delectable dishes found in this Southeast Asian country. And guests of Sofitel Philippines Plaza Manila, specifically Spiral, didn’t have to go that far to experience wellness in an epicurean journey from one of Southeast Asia’s healthiest culinary havens brought by Vietnamese Master Chef Le Minh Quang. Chef Quang flew in from Hotel Royal Hoi-An by the MGallery over the week until the weekend to bring his best sellers and […]

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 […]

AIRASIA TRAVEL PHOTOGRAPHER 2016 WINNERS

AirAsia Travel Photographer 2016 finalists Kim Pauig wins grand prize

 

 AirAsia Travel Photographer 2016 finalists Kimberly Pauig wins 200,000 BIG points after the dramatic Final Show held last September 15 at Green Sun, Makati City. There were more than 500 entries whittled down to six finalists who traveled all the way to Macau and competed in different challenges. Finalists Neil Cardano, Mithilaya Miclat, Eliseo Zuñiga, Pauig, Daniel Magbanua, and Dave Poblete showed their skills in different categories like portraiture and food photography as they visited Coloane Village, Fisherman’s Wharf, and other cultural attractions in Macau. During The Final Show, DJ Tracy Abad of The Mad House of Mellow 94.7, the top three finalists Pauig, […]

Mang Inasal pays tribute to everyday heroes

 

 It’s not all the time that we see and hear heroic deeds by our fellowmen that is given recognition for all citizens to know and realize that faith in humanity is still present among our hearts. A person doesn’t have to go to war and come back as a hero nor that person doesn’t have to save an entire city like the Avengers did in the movie Age of Ultron. A person can be a hero just by stepping up, believing and doing what he believes is right. Sharing talents and passion to his fellowmen that will benefit a lot of people […]

AZALEA BORACAY GROUP GETAWAY WEEKEND TRAVEL

Azalea Hotels and Residences Boracay Group Getaway Trip

 

 What will you do when it’s raining non-stop in Metro Manila? Fly to Boracay and enjoy the summer vibe of the island, even on rainy days! Habagat weather was moving heavy in Metro Manila during the third week of August month when we received an invitation to join Azalea Hotels and Residences Boracay Group Getaway trip to one of the most visited island destination, Boracay! The invitation came right after we attended a 3-day OPPO F1s launch event at Pico de Loro. We flew aboard the SkyJet together with other bloggers/wanderers for the Boracay trip last August 16, 2016. DAY 1 Boarding We boarded SkyJet’s early flight […]

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 […]

NEW JOLLIBEE SWEET-SPICY BBQ BURGER STEAK

Jollibee’s Sweet-Spicy BBQ Burger Steak is ridiculous!

 

 This is crazy. Honestly, we believed that the NEW Jollibee Sweet-Spicy BBQ – a new take on their Burger Steak item is so ridiculous! Ridiculous on Price For P50 you’ll get 1pc Solo Sweet-Spicy BBQ Burger Steak with rice. For P55 you’ll get 1pc Valeu Meal Sweet-Spicy BBQ Burger Steak with rice and Nestea Iced Tea. For P80 you’ll get 2pc Solo Sweet-Spicy BBQ Burger Steak with rice. For P85 you’ll get 2pc Value Meal Sweet-Spicy BBQ Burger Steak with rice and Nestea Iced Tea. *You can ask for other drinks (like soda) if you don’t like your order with Iced Tea and […]

CAFE ENYE EASTWOOD CITY

Cafe Enye casual dining restaurant at Eastwood City

 

 Think breakfast like you’re having it in another time of the day where you slumped on your chair with your favorite morning meal while sipping Mimosas, Bloody Marys, or fruity rich flavored craft beer instead of the usual coffee or hot chocolate. “Are you sure we’re talking of breakfast here,” you might be asking. Yes. And yes, again, because you can. Where? At Cafe Enye. Cafe Enye is a casual dining restaurant that serves Colonial Spanish Cuisine, food inspired from where the Spaniards have settled, specifically, Northern Morocco, Argentina, Central America, and the Philippines. Just to give you ideas on […]

SOFITEL PHILIPPINE PLAZA MANILA FRENCH MONTH C'EST TROP BON

C’est Trop Bon at Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila

 

 Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila celebrates French National Day C’est Trop Bon for the whole month of July highlighting 210 different types of cheese at Spiral’s L’Epicerie to further enrich the Filipino’s growing adoration for the classic French staple. Cheese specialist Colin Chandaras will share the fine art of appreciating cheeee from July 6-10, 2016 at lunch and dinner. Colin has a specialization on cheese and dairy products, having been trained by the master cheesemaker himself, Pascal Beillevarie. He is an official envoy of Fromagerie Beilleverie, sharing his knowledge and expertise on cheese. According to Colin, “What I love about cheese […]

SWEET ECSTACY MANILA MAKING BURGERS AWESOME

Sweet X Manila: Awesome has arrived!

 

 Sweet Ecstacy Manila just officially opened their newest branch at Uptown Parade in Uptown Bonifacio Global City, Taguig. Promising a new level of experience when it comes to comfort foods like burgers, fries, and chicken wings, Sweet Ecstacy Manila offers mouthwatering and great tasting items on their menu that will make customers fall in love and make them want for more. Sweet Ectacy combines the classic 1950s Quick Service Restaurant experience with a simple yet unique menu where classic American food is made fresh for customers when they order it. Celebrity friends of Sweet Ecstacy Manila were present during the […]

PIZZA HUT HUT FEASTS IBA IBA KAYANG KAYA ARAW ARAW PROMO

Pizza Hut lovers enjoy different feast everyday with Hut Feasts

 

 Yep. That’s right. All you Pizza Hut lovers will going to enjoy different feast everyday starting July 7 with Pizza Hut’s Hut Feasts promo. With Hut Feasts, you’ll enjoy 12 meal combinations for groups of 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10 diners in every Pizza Hut outlet near you. The new Pizza Hut offerings is all about freedom to choose that comes with every meal combo, expanded options for pizza flavors, main and side dishes, and even drinks. With each combination, diners can enjoy a savory, satisfying meal that comes with huge savings of up to P1,132 depending on the […]

STARBUCKS PHILIPPINES SUMMER-INSPIRED FRAPPUCCINO BLENDED BEVERAGES

Starbucks Philippines launches two new Summer-inspired Frappes

 

 Inspired by Summer Adventures, Starbucks Philippines is launching two new frappe to match the colors of summer with unique twists on their signature chocolate and tea flavors. These new Frappuccino Blended Beverages – Chocolate Black Tea with Earl Grey Jelly Frappuccino Blended Beverage and Double Chocolate Green Tea Frappuccino Blended Beverage will be available starting tomorrow, June 7 and for a limited time only. If you love chocolate and tea, then these new Frappuccino Blended Beverages are must-haves on your Starbucks list. We had our first dibs on these new and exciting flavors during a chill and relaxing afternoon Summer-inspired […]

WAFU GREENHILLS CELEBRATES 4TH YEAR ANNIVERSARY

Wafu counts 4, unveils new chapter with improved Japanese dining experience

 

 The Japanese restaurant in Greenhills is celebrating its 4th year anniversary and is now opening a new chapter in its story. Wafu, the brainchild of Brian Tiu, the visionary behind brands such as Teriyaki Boy, Peri-Peri Charcoal Chicken, and Ichiba: Japanese Market, prides himself in being an International Trend Spotter and Local Trend Setter. Through his vision, Wafu was created in a two storey building in the heart of Greenhills, Wafu sought to redefine the Japanese dining experience by combining deliciously authentic Japanese cuisine with posh and stylish interiors. We were there when it first opened in 2012. Today as Wafu […]

JOLLIBEE #PINOYANDPROUD

Jollibee infuses more Pinoy flavors to their new #PinoyandProud Grand Independence Day offering

 

 I almost missed Jollibee’s awesome appearance yesterday , due to heavy traffic and slight drizzle, but thankfully I was able to catch up with the intimate press event held at the Jollibee E. Rodriguez branch. Jollibee, the country’s number one fast-food chain, highlighted anew the joy and pride of being Pinoy by introducing the grandest Jollibee Independence Day campaign, “#PinoyAndProud: Ang Sarap, Ang Saya Maging Pilipino!” that closely follows two successful Pinoy pride celebrations from Jollibee. 2014’s “Foreignoy” campaign related the stories of foreigners who consider themselves Pinoys at heart, while 2015’s #HappyBdayPilipinas compiled wishes, hopes, and promises of the Filipino citizens. […]

NUTELLA #YOURNUTELLA PHILIPPINE CAMPAIGN

Nutella invites loyal customers to #YourNutella campaign and get personalized jars on site

 

 Fresh from the success of #YourNutella in Europe, Middle East, and some parts of Southeast Asia, Nutella’s Philippine campaign aims to reward loyal customers with personalized Nutella jar, simply as a way to express their gratitude to their customers’ unwavering support and loyalty tp the brand and making Nutella a part of their everyday lives. The #YourNutella campaign happens from May 13-15, 2016 at Glorietta Activity Center in Makati and will give a chance to customers to have their own and unique names on each 350g jars of Nutella for PHP 279. Starting May 14, around 40 participating supermarkets nationwide […]

SNICKERS #DONTDRIVEHUNGRY INITIATIVE

Were you there when SNICKERS distributed free temporary car license plates in Capitol Commons Pasig?

 

 Last April 23, motorists and car owners who have been waiting for their permanent license plates issued by the LTO swarmed at Capitol Commons Open Parking in Pasig to avail of the free temporary license plates from SNICKERS. Yep, that chocolate snack bar. And the catch? It’s way looked cooler than the LTO issued temporary car plates! Well, over 200 temporary license plates and car stickers were given away during that one day Don’t Drive Hungry initiative by the popular chocolate bar brand because we all know that when drivers get hungry, they end up doing crazy things on the road. […]

MANAGING DIABETES THROUGH THE DIABETES STORE

How sweet is your love?

 

 Did you know that the number of people with diabetes around the world is 415 million for 2015 and could reach up to 642 million by 2040? The Philippines, with a population of 101,700,000, has 3,506,500 persons recorded with diabetes. This recent study provided by The Diabetes Store reports the Philippines as diabetes hotspot with 500 new Filipino Type 2 diabetics rising each day and placing the disease on the No. 8th position as the leading cause of mortality. The title of this article might mislead you but the truth is, too much of the sweets are also harmful. And if you want to show […]

HENNESSY KING OF THE ROAD

Hennessy King of the Road embraces Filipino culture

 

 Deriving from the transport beast of the city jungle, Hennessy, the No. 1 cognac brand in the world, revealed Hennessy King of the Road campaign embracing Filipino culture and local cuisine with refinement and sophistication and celebration of Manila’s urban lifestyle. The Hennessy King of the Road, a monster jeepney presented last Thursday night, whose sleek matte black exteriors and refined gold detail, wowed the crowd in attendance of the launch of this campaign held in Makati. The Hennessy jeepney was reflective of the emblematic heritage brand that Hennessy has built over the past 250 years, ultimately making its step in […]