Phnom Penh – an exotic and delightful city

Phnom Penh isn't usually part of the must see places when Cambodia is on the travel list. It's usually Angkor Wat in Siem Reap that gets visited. Don't discount the capital city yet though,...

Encouraging creativity with Cheez Whiz Cheeseventions

Who doesn't know and love Cheez Whiz? This childhood staple has saved many a meals for busy moms! My kids absolutely love Cheeze Whiz and were thrilled to be invited to the Cheez Whiz...

Tacos, Tequila and more take the Spotlight at Café Eight

Still on a high from the Cointreau event, I had another invite to partake of Mexican flavours, this time with food! Fresh, colorful and bold flavors of the Mexican cuisine will once again take over...

Margarita loves Cointreau!

In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the favourite summer cocktail, Cointreau threw an island fiesta at The Island in BGC together with Jose Cuervo tequila. Cointreau has long been inseparable from the original “margarita”...

Fine High Dining – Dinner in the sky Philippines

Dining experiences have definitely changed. From ambiance, culinary creativity to an over all feeling of satisfaction - dining experiences, with a huge stress on experience, is what makes a restaurant one of the best....

Embrace the abundance of the Year of the Dog with Feng Shui Master Joseph...

Crimson Hotel Filinvest City, Manila offers an amazing Chinese New Year season with a lineup of celebrations that will bring family togetherness and a wealth of splendor, featuring the internationally acclaimed geomancer, Joseph Chau...

Bangkok Adventure!

Well, it was mostly a lot of walking and eating. Bangkok has always been a city of extremes - at least for me. One thing about Bangkok though is that it will never ever...

Travel tales and Beringer wines

My mother was the one who ignited the wanderlust fire in me, even if technically I have been in travel mode since I was a kid. Growing up in the sleepy capital of Pangasinan,...

DINING PAR EXCELLENCE AT THE MANILA HOTEL’S CHAMPAGNE ROOM

The Manila Hotel’s famed Champagne Room has a rich history in Manila’s social scene. Diners share resplendent memories of romantic dinners, proposals, celebrations and milestones over a fine meal. In the 70’s, the restaurant...

Dusit Thani Manila: An Encounter with Utmost Luxury

Thai hospitality and Filipino creativity. The beat of the metropolitan and the serenity of a tropical oasis. The synergy of inspirations makes up the luxurious experience that Dusit Thani Manila offers. Located at the heart...
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Auro chocolate – the golden standard in rare Philippine chocolate

Pinoy chocoholics and chocoholics around the globe should take note of this PH made chocolate brand! Auro chocolate is proudly Philippine made and is on its way to becoming a world class brand! [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=teswn0nkvZ4?rel=0&showinfo=0] First...

The Girl + The Bull – Version 2.0

For a while, The Girl + the Bull had a bit of a hiatus. They've completely renovated their interiors and their menu. From the previous Western foray of meals, it has now embraced its...

Nothing petit with Le Petit Soufflé

Le Petit Soufflé in Megamall is not petit at all. The Japanese French cafe is quite grand and so are their servings. But I will get to that later. Located at the Fashion Hall wing...

Mekong Delta – a quick tour

Just like any major waterway, the Mekong River was an essential transportation, trade, military and economic location for several countries that it flows through. From China, Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Myanmar and Vietnam - the...

Nurture Wellness Village – a weekend of relaxation

Remember those times when you were younger (Well, at least for the Gen X-ers out there) and your folks or your grandparents would tell you to "eat your vegetables, drink water and go out...