If you can’t visit all 7,641 islands of the Philippines, why not see those beautiful island destinations unfold before you by watching these feel good and inspiring Filipino movies that will bring you around the Philippines and will surely feed the inner wanderlust in you! … More Not traveling? Feed your Wanderlust with these FREE movies
Looking for something memorable, something naughty, and something fun to do during your girlfriend’s bridal shower? Here are some ideas that will surely provide creative, quirky, and exciting treat to all the squad members. … More Crazy Bridal Shower Games we did at San Remo Oasis
Still undecided where to welcome the New Year? Shine and sparkle with Maayo Hotel as they welcome the new decade with a bang! Celebrate it with family, friends, and loved ones with good food, booze, and music with their live performances of Foreplay Band and DJ Genesis with the latest tracks to shine the New Year. … More Yay! Welcome the Year 2020 with Glitters and Sparks at Maayo Hotel!
I really doubted the intentions of Cebu Blogging Society Founder, Mark Monta, when he announced that we have to bring something embarrassing but useful for the annual Christmas Party. Of all the unique ideas that could cross his mind, why something embarrassing? There could be something much better than that, right? … More Such an Embarrassing Christmas Party we had at Maayo Hotel
Blogging is no ‘happily-ever-after’ story. Behind the instagrammable posts, creatively-woven stories, duly-curated content, and seemingly perfect lives of bloggers are unfathomable loads of work and stress that aren’t shown on their “My Days”. They won’t talk about how they squeeze their brain juices just to come up with trending posts; how they endure juggling the demands of work, family, and matters that need urgent attention; how they struggle to keep burning the passion of expressing themselves despite the fear of being judged, scrutinized, hated, or for a more millennial term, bashed. … More The Ugly Truths of Blogging
Without argument, hiking is a powerful workout. It is proven to lower stress level, improve mood, enhance mental well-being, and even reduce risks of heart disorders. However, while hiking is a great way to stay fit and active, being too exposed to the raging heat of the sun can leave hikers with dry skin. Getting several shades darker is never a problem; but beyond this aesthetic effect, intense exposure to the sun can really cause harmful sunburns, skin damage, or worse, skin cancer. … More Do hikers need a skincare routine?
We all know that here in the Philippines, we don’t settle with just three meals a day. For growing kids and deadline-pressured adults, a light bite has become a must to sustain the energy all through the rest of the day. Sadly, with the growing number of cafés and food house offering foreign-inspired drinks and snacks, much of our classic Pinoy merienda have slowly taken the sidelines. But our food is a reflection of our culture, our identity. Hence, the Merienda Makeover Challenge event organized in Casa Gorordo. … More Merienda Makeover – How to revamp your usual Pinoy snacks
Our decisions these days are all based on the traffic situation – the place to live, school to study, restaurants to dine, malls to go, and spots to travel. As years went by, this traffic situation in Cebu becomes worse causing daily frustrations to Cebuanos and an estimated economic loss of 1.1B pesos each day … More Is ANGKAS a reliable means of transportation?
Adulting is as hard as defining it. It is a process of accepting that playtime is over and life has to be taken to a different level. It comes in various forms and happens without prior notice. But most notably, it would force people to leave the comforts and habits of mundane life. I felt … More Untangling Worries, Sewing the Dreams
I don’t know if it’s a twist of fate, but I have noticed that I have been consequently going back to places that I had been to this year – from the Spartan Trail, Mt. Naupa, and of course, Sirao Peak. And when I thought this was only applicable to the mountains, life has … More Circa 1900: Behind the Scenes