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  • Inner Circle

    Inner Circle

    Angel Thoughts May we help people to discover the joy of the Christian message: a message of love and mercy. — Pope Francis What do former and the current press secretaries and presidential spokespersons talk about when they get…

  • Cheers to Singapore Airlines!

    Cheers to Singapore Airlines!

    Singapore Airlines is giving its business class travelers a chance to experience an exceptional all-in rate starting from $900. The all-in fares include business class roundtrip airfare, taxes, and surcharges except Philippine travel tax, as well as access to…

  • Ready, set, Seoul!

    Ready, set, Seoul!

    • | • | • | • Image by Erron Ocampo • | • | • | • Seoul, South Korea has efficient, connecting train stations that transport more than a) seven million b) eight million c) nine billion passengers…

Well-being More

  • Have yourself a BEERy Merry Christmas

    Have yourself a BEERy Merry Christmas

    Christmas is in the air and for us Filipinos it may be the most celebrated holiday of the year. The festivities are not just about eating. For some, it’s all about drinking too! Although this article is not meant…

  • The perfect gifts for christmas

    The perfect gifts for christmas

    It is now exactly 30 days before Christmas and everybody appears to be busy with their own preparations. And while it seems like there’s more than enough time to shop for presents while doing other holiday-related stuff, the truth…

  • ‘It’s food intolerance, not allergy’

    ‘It’s food intolerance, not allergy’

    I am allergic to milk. I suffer from diarrhea every time I drink milk or eat foods like ice cream that contain a lot of milk. The problem is I like ice cream a lot. Can I prevent my…

Moms & Kids More

  • Fast forward

    Fast forward

    Lately, I have been having the same conversation with different mothers. We all have young children and we are all terrified of how hastily they grow up in this incredibly fast-paced world. We all remember our parents telling us…

  • Don’t beat around the brush

    Don’t beat around the brush

    Dear Suzi and Paolo, Hi. I was just wondering if I could get your opinion on caring for babies’ teeth. I’m a new mom so I am not sure if I am doing it right. I’ve been cleaning my…

  • End of marriage

    End of marriage

    While we would like to think we could all have a happy ever after, things could go wrong in a couple’s life. When all’s been said and done and the only other option is to go your separate ways, parents have to face a much harder and…

Arts & Culture More

  • Just My Type

    Just My Type

    Texting, emailing and tweeting have changed the landscape of the written word. They have buried the art of handwriting, the sweet feeling of a pen touching a napkin, or your journal, or even your other bare hand. Pens nowadays are demoted to decors, hanging on a man’s breast pocket. Or…

  • A slice of Pancho

    A slice of Pancho

    Turning Pages,  the first solo show of Pancho Francisco, is an absolute must-see. An homage and reminder to find beauty in what already exists, the meticulous art of physically slicing through books to uncover a new way of bringing its illustrations out to the viewer…

  • The sound of colors

    The sound of colors

    Bestowed with the gifts of painting and singing, George Sison Tagle is set to share the best of his talents in his sixth solo exhibit “The Colors of My Songs” tomorrow, Nov. 25 at the Manila B, Shangri-La Makati. After a long absence from the art scene, George…

Picture Perfect More

  • A future you

    A future you

    How would you like to see what you might probably look like 20 years from now? “Future Self” at uses your webcam, a facial recognition software and computer-generated imagery to “produce” your photo (or better yet, to speculate…

  • Keeping the Passion at Work

    Keeping the Passion at Work

    His interest in photography started in the ‘70s during his college days when he was always tasked to shoot and document their activities during outings, field trips, and parties. Wenceslao Bongat Jr., or Jun to his friends, bought his…

  • CCTVs, fun, & your photos

    CCTVs, fun, & your photos

    If your home or business establishment is using CCTV cameras and connected online, make sure that their default passwords have been changed. Otherwise, other people may see your live feed (or whatever your security camera sees) at, thus…

Home & Garden More

  • Appreciating bonsai trees

    Appreciating bonsai trees

    People who appreciate the art of bonsai may want to visit the ongoing bonsai garden show at the Quezon Memorial Circle (near the Commonwealth gate) in Diliman, Quezon City.   The event is organized by three garden groups — the…

  • Christmas in every corner

    Christmas in every corner

    Christmas is definitely not far behind.  With the familiar cool breeze, songs played on the radio and colorful lights seen in the neighborhood, city streets and shopping malls, it is really beginning to look a lot like Christmas!  So,…

  • Thanks, home sweet home!

    Thanks, home sweet home!

    Stuffed turkeys, Black Friday deals, and the Macy’s Day Parade. It’s beginning to look like, well, Thanksgiving. Many Americans are set to be reunited amid feasting, all taking a break from the hustle and bustle to jointly look at…

Fashion More

  • Flipping through style

    Flipping through style

    Unlike many Filipino talents who have had their fair share of international recognition and national headlines, Blue Carreon’s contributions to “Philippine pride” are discreetly acknowledged by a select few who are familiar with his career trajectory as a lifestyle…

  • Nail files

    Nail files

    Nail polish is that finishing touch, a necessary accessory to one’s ensemble. It can even be the inspiration for a whole look—style statements you can easily change up. Nail products are no longer just beauty add-ons, they have now…

  • Sole-ful Art

    Sole-ful Art

    Designer-to-the-stars Francis Libiran has been making a name for himself locally and internationally for more than 15 years. His elegant creations have graced runway shows and red carpets, worn by supermodels, celebrities, and beauty queens—the likes of Tyra Banks,…

Style Weekend More

  • Versatile chic

    Versatile chic

    Five Designs Atelier founder/designer, and Janilyn head of Research and Development/shoe designer Maxine Santos combines whimsical details and sophisticated pieces that are also functional  I have an appointment with a bride first thing in the morning, together with my…

  • Bodacious beauty

    Bodacious beauty

    Lets face it, Brazilians have proven to be one of the most-coveted beauties in the world, and are the reason why people visit their country (aside from the spectacular beaches). But for Brazilian beauty Daiana Menezes, its the other…

  • High glamour

    High glamour

    The 2013 film adaptation of what is widely considered as American writer F. Scott Fitzgerald greatest work, the 1925 novel The Great Gatsby, follows the high life and exciting times of the main character, mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby, played…

Funpage More

  • Camp Happy

    Camp Happy

    Every day, we are confronted with challenges. Recently, I faced a very unique challenge: to join the North Face Great Camp Out at Anvaya Cove, finish the race, and live to tell about it. It was not as scary…

  • For love or war

    For love or war

    We can’t all be the Mockingjay, be the face and voice of a revolution, bring down two warplanes with a single arrow (granted, it was a “bomb” arrow), and, quite possibly, bring The Capitol to its knees. But I…

  • A Royal Affair

    A Royal Affair

    Little Princesses are treated to an exciting nail decorating experience at the Royal Court’s Nail Art Station ♦||———-||♦ The fairest princesses and the most handsome princes had the time of their lives and experienced a well-deserved royalty treatment at…