Now on its fifth year, the annual Get-Together & Christmas party of the Filipino Bloggers Network (FBN) has become bigger and brighter with more sponsors and partners giving their support to one of the most active blogger group in the country today. Salu, a popular Filipino restaurant in Quezon City, will be hosting this year’s … Continue reading FILIPINO BLOGGERS NETWORK GET TOGETHER 2017
Today's featured budget meal is Buddy's Regular Lucban Longganisa with a cup of rice. All for P 145.00. Longganisa is Filipino Pork Sausage made from ground pork (sometimes chicken or beef). It is a derivative of the Spanish chorizo. In the Philippines, there are regional variations, each using a unique blend of spices and seasonings. VERDICT: … Continue reading EAT OR EEK? | BUDDY’S LONGGANISA
I have always thought that salted duck egg or "itlog na maalat" in the vernacular was and has always been a Filipino delicacy. It is surprising to know that it actually originated from China. It is made by soaking duck eggs in damp and salted charcoal. In the Philippines, salted duck eggs are dyed red … Continue reading EAT OR EEK? | CHIPIPZ SALTED EGG CHIPS
The rainy days are here. And with the frequent changing of weather and the ever worsening pollution in Metro Manila, it is once again time to say hello to dry and itchy skin or "skin asthma" as what it is commonly called. Properly, this condition is called Atopic Dermatitis. The cause is unknown. I get … Continue reading OH NO… DRY ITCHY SKIN!
Hi Friends! I have two questions for you: 1. Are you a working mom? 2. Do you love online shopping? If you answered ‘YES’ to any of these #TWOQUESTIONS , then you better pay attention. RXPRESS CARE PHARMACY is an innovative community drugstore with improved customer service, ordering and delivery system. They value your time … Continue reading TWO QUESTIONS FROM RXPRESS CARE PHARMACY
Hi kids and kids at heart! Look what I’ve got! WABITOY! WABITOY is a water-friendly, expandable, soft and plush toy! Simply soak in water and watch this flat toy magically grow into a soft and fluffy toy in just 40 seconds! Wipe the remaining moisture with towel and voila! You have a loveable WABITOY! The … Continue reading AMAZING WABITOY
Last year, I got Mom a bouquet of flowers for Mother’s Day. Thanks to my cousin, Ate Lala, a mother herself, for going through all the trouble of buying the flowers and hand carrying it to my Mom on my behalf. Here is my Mom, all smiles, with her bouquet of flowers, on Mother’s Day … Continue reading THE CROWNING GLORY FIT FOR THE QUEEN
TravelBook.ph was awarded Digital Marketer of the Year by Cebu Pacific’s Lifestyle Rewards Program GetGo during their second anniversary celebration last March 31, 2017 at the Blue Leaf Events Pavilion in Taguig. TravelBook.ph bested three other competent nominees including other travel service providers and banks. The Digital Marketer of the Year Award was judged based … Continue reading GETGO HAILS TRAVELBOOK.PH AS DIGITAL MARKETER OF THE YEAR
Have you seen the latest Doublemint commercial on Facebook yet? Already garnering over 4 million views and counting, the commercial features Sarah and Juan’s love story, filled with simple gestures of Sarah, offering Doublemint to Juan, and the latter, sketching the moment on the wrappers (video available below). Who can not relate to that? Who would … Continue reading DOUBLEMINT│CREATING SWEET CONNECTIONS THROUGH LOVEWRAPS
Hi Friends! I have two questions for you from Kamillosan PH: 1. Do you use your voice to inspire others and make a living? 2. Do you suffer from sore throat? If you answered ‘YES’ to any of these two questions, then you need to pay attention. Kamillosan Mouth Spray is a clinically proven all-natural … Continue reading TWO QUESTIONS FROM KAMILLOSAN PH
Join me as I spend the day buying my favorite books in the ongoing Scholastic Warehouse Sale in C. Raymundo Avenue, Pasig City. The sale will run until June 18, 2017. They are open from 9AM to 6PM from Monday to Sunday. Avail of huge discounts of up to 70% on selected titles. You may … Continue reading BOOK SALE│SENOR POLLO│SAPPHIRE BLOC IN ONE DAY
I have two questions for you from Scholastic: 1. Do you love to read books? 2. Do you love bargains? If you answered ‘Yes’, then better pay attention. The yearly warehouse sale of Scholastic is back starting April 18 to June 18, 2017. They will be open everyday, Monday to Sunday, from 9 AM to 6 … Continue reading BIG BOOK SALE! UP TO 70% OFF!
Do you live in Metro Manila and nearby provinces? If so, then you have to pay attention. In 2015, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) with the other government agencies and non-government organizations released an Earthquake Contingency Plan for the Philippines. Source: http://www.pha.org.ph/images/letters/oplan_metro_yakal_plus.pdf Therein, the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (PHIVOLCS) warned … Continue reading EARTHQUAKE ADVISORY
I have two questions for you from Casita Mia Bed and Breakfast: 1. Are you a backpacker looking for undiscovered places? 2. Are you planning to have that well-deserved getaway? If you answered ‘Yes’ to any of these two questions, then you better pay attention. A good friend, Candice Silerio, has a family business in Caramoan, … Continue reading TWO QUESTIONS FROM CASITA MIA BED & BREAKFAST
I have two questions for you: 1. Are you managing a sales team? 2. Do you want your sales team to move up in attitude, skills and knowledge? If you answered ‘Yes’ to any of these two questions, then pay attention. My friend, Ging Roslin of Move Up Consulting and Training Company, is an experienced management … Continue reading TWO QUESTIONS FROM MOVE UP CONSULTING & TRAINING COMPANY
I have two questions for you: 1. Are you managing a brand? 2. Are you targeting the Filipino-Canadian Community? If you answered ‘Yes’ to any of these questions, then I have good news for you. My cousin, Rachelle Cruz, a media personality in Canada, is the Executive Producer and Host of “The It List”. Launched in 2015, “The … Continue reading TWO QUESTIONS FROM THE IT LIST
Hi everyone. I have two questions for you: 1. Are you a buyer or an investor looking for a property priced below market? 2. Or, are you a property owner who needs to sell right away? If you answered ‘YES’ to any of these questions, then listen up. I know someone who can help you. My … Continue reading TWO QUESTIONS FROM RUSHDEALPH.COM
Thanks, Mom, for this wonderful experience. One for the books. Sometimes, I still dream about it, ten years later. This somehow also showed me the magnificence of God’s creation. Although I know I said in the video that I am definitely coming back, I do not know if I can still handle the same adrenaline … Continue reading SKYDIVING
Watch the original video here uploaded by ABS CBN: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQbgmxMzbHw&t=13s Thanks, Showtime, for bringing Tawag ng Tanghalang back! Congratulations, Noven Belleza, for being the Grand Champion at the recently concluded Tawag ng Tanghalan (TNT) sa Showtime Grand Finals on March 11, 2017 at the Resorts World Manila! Noven is a rice farmer from Negros Occidental. … Continue reading CONGRATULATIONS NOVEN BELLEZA │ WINNER OF TNT
I like BoybandPH’s rendition of Depeche Mode’s “Somebody”. How about you? Put your comments below and click subscribe. Till next time. Signing out for now. Peace. Original video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4Hvtnxds524
The Wrinkle Iron is one of my best finds. This amazing product helps me address the visible signs of aging. With its patented technology and proprietary Age-Loc gel ingredients, I get to diminish the wrinkles in a jiffy. With regular use, the Wrinkle Iron helps me turn back the hands of time. This product is … Continue reading WRINKLES WRINKLES GO AWAY!
Tretinoin is a medication for acne and photoaging treatment. I normally would not want to talk about it because I am not a dermatologist. However, I have been getting messages asking about Tretinoin after featuring it in one of my blogs as one of my skin care essentials found in my man-bag. Looking back, my … Continue reading WHAT IS TRETINOIN?
Hair styling is one of the most important daily morning rituals I do. To me, a well-groomed hair spells a lot of difference. A well groomed hair includes getting the right hair cut done by a professional hairstylist, using the right hair washing and conditioning products and lastly, the defining moment of them all, is … Continue reading HAIR STYLING WITH CONVICTION
Since my brother, Jemdahunk, loves the Glacial Marine Mud so much, we decided to make a demo video. Contrary to the almost abrasive “charcoal-slash-glue” blackheads remover circulating online, this facial mud pack is light and gentle. Probably one of the best facial mud packs I have come across recently! Glacial Marine Mud is rich in … Continue reading MUD PACK SATURDAY WITH BRO
Watch the latest vlog below and find out Jemdahunk’s latest skin care find, i.e., Epoch Glacial Marine Mud The Epoch Glacial Marine Mud helps draw out impurities, remove dead skin cells, and nurture skin with more than 50 skin beneficial minerals, including zinc and sea botanicals. This amazing product perfect for Mud Pack Saturdays: Effectively … Continue reading AMAZING MUD PACK FOR BLACKHEADS
The 2nd instalment features my brother’s top three skin care tips. He ensures that he: 1. cleanses his face properly; 2. keeps himself hydrated by drinking enough water daily and moisturising his face and body, and; 3. gets enough sleep As a stress reliever, he finds time to play his favourite online role-playing game, DOTA. … Continue reading MY BRO’S 3 SKIN CARE TIPS
This is the first part of a series. My brother, Jem aka Jemdahunk, the author of the viral video “How To Dance In A Club” joins me to talk about what he has been up to lately, his skin care routine and everything in between. It has been a long time since he has done … Continue reading MY BRO JEMDAHUNK IS BACK
It is of utmost importance that all (men included) take good care of their skin. Let me keep it simple. The basic rule is to cleanse, tone, moisturize and protect. Use products that can do all four while at the same time hydrating the skin. Hydration is key. Trust products that are dermatologically tested, too. … Continue reading MY BASIC SKIN CARE ROUTINE
In recent news, the Philippine government under the Duterte administration is eyeing to implement a total log ban without exemptions nationwide to protect the country’s watershed. Apparently, it was reported that despite the total log ban, several companies still managed to get licenses to cut down trees under the Integrated Forest Management Agreement (IFMA) and … Continue reading MY 2ND VLOG │ NO TOTAL LOG BAN
Here is my first Vlog. This makes it official. I am a VLOGGER! Lol. Surprisingly, talking to a camera can be quite therapeutic. I might just post more vlogs in the future. Big thanks really for taking the time to read my blog posts at http://www.theskincareaddict.com. Rest assured that I will keep them short, sweet, … Continue reading MY FIRST VLOG