Biggest Annual Toy Sale is coming on November 3-5, 2017

You read it right! It’s that time of the year again when prices of toys go low, low, low! I make it a point to pass by even for a while each year, to check out toys on sale, and buy a few for my daughter, for relatives, and friends. And be ready for this […]

European Higher Education Fair Philippines (EHEF) happening on October 18

One-day education fair brings the best European higher education institutions to Manila Have you always dreamt of pursuing higher education abroad? Now is the time to embark on a journey of a lifetime – travelling around and learning from the best European universities at the European Higher Education Fair (EHEF) 2017. EHEF will be held on […]

What ‘Progressive’ Means for Britesparks International School

The word “progressive” signifies that something is newer, better adapted to the times than whatever it is being compared against. These days, the idea of sending children to a “progressive school”, understandably, is something some parents might still be hesitant to subscribe to, given that the term might make it sound like some fad method. […]

What’s EUr Story: An EU Essay Writing Contest

You’ve got EUr story to tell? Then join the European Union Essay Writing Contest! Delegation of the European Union in the Philippines What’s EUr story? Essay Writing Competition Mechanics 1. Eligible Participants This contest is open only to Filipino citizens aged 16 – 35 years old. Employees of the Delegation of the European Union in the […]

Make brushing more fun with Minions!

If it were not for my parents’ diligence in bringing us to dental appointments and cleaning regularly, my sister and I would probably have a bad set of teeth. And so we do this now to our daughter, who, not like me, didn’t like brushing as a little girl. But when the tooth fairy teeth […]

#galingNAMCYA: Saludo ng Kabataan sa Araw ng Kasarinlan

CONCERT: #galingNAMCYA: Saludo ng Kabataan sa Araw ng Kasarinlan In celebration of the Philippine Independence Day, our young winners of the National Music Competitions for Young Artists (NAMCYA) embrace and reminisce our hard-fought freedom with music. Music has been a potent mode of expression since the colonial times in the assertion of Filipino nationalism. It […]

#KoristaAko: Kristian Misa

Catching up before the first half of the year ends with blogposts so long overdue! Here is our next featured korista, a nurse based in New Zealand, and a co-actor/singer in one of the CCP productions I was part of, San Andres B. Choral singing does attract Filipino koristas even when overseas. Kristian is one […]

Touringkitty music: Ave Maria by Caccini

So happy to be back on track! This year started with my well-received performance as Sisa in Noli Me Tangere the Opera (read a review of my performance here). Recently, I had several singing engagements as a soloist. #goals for a soprano mom like me. Here is one of those performances, which I really truly treasure. And made […]

Manila Workshops: Youtube 101: Creating and Monetizing

Are you a frequent Youtube user? Like me, when I research music, or watch How It’s Made videos, my go-to site is Youtube. I have my own channel (CLICK LINK HERE!) where I gather my music and travel videos. Did you know you could earn whilst youtube-ing? Yes, yes, yes! And this workshop will show us just how. […]