Max’s introduces treats to beat the summer heat

I believe I have a lifelong affair with Max’s. Okay, that might not sound right, but am sure you know which Max I am talking about–the restaurant, of course. And indeed I have. From my parents’ wedding reception, the studio recital of my voice and piano students, my daughter’s baptism, reunions, meetings, or any time […]

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The Shrine of Jesus has been more than a church for us, it’s our second home. There, we have built our first family, even before marriage. My husband and I formed a children’s choir in 2006 from among its churchgoers and relatives of other volunteers. We have taken part in so many Holy Masses, liturgical […]

Vuelo 2018 Music: Juan 14 (Mary Katherine Trangco)

Programming music. One of the most difficult yet the most basic block in any choral group. As a chorister, I get excited with what’s going to be the repertoire for a certain concert I sing in or watch. Always interesting to know the hows and why of putting a set of songs together. For the […]

Express yourself with Novelina Zeelke Cream Hair Color

Jet black hair. That has been our hair colour since birth. But with ever changing world, plus the inevitable grey strands, one has to keep up with having their hair coloured. I am not so much of a fan of colour, but about four years ago, my “virgin” jet black hair was subject to colour […]

#KoristaAko: Efraime Mallari

  After a yet another long hiatus, I am back to my blogging mojo! And what better way for a comeback is to post a new entry in my passion project, #KoristaAko. Our korista for this edition is quite an interesting ball of musical energy, and I got to meet him for the first time […]

Ten years: College Graduation

This year is quite a milestone for me and my husband. To begin, this is the tenth year since we both graduated from the premier State University. Exactly as this post is being done–April 27th. And to celebrate, this photo I had to unearth from an AVP shown during our wedding reception. I was in […]

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. […]

Taste test your fave resto through Maya Kitchen Top Eats

I am (kinda) back to the blogging grind! It was a busy last quarter of 2016 and beginning of 2017 for me (you know why!), so here I am doing what a dutiful blogger should do–attend events and write about them. So, here goes! — Comfort food. Those were the best two words I have heard […]

Toy Kingdom’s 10th Toy Warehouse Sale

Now on its 10th year, Toy Kingdom brings you the biggest toy sale! Happening this weekend at the SM Megamall, enjoy the best deals in Toy Kingdom’s Toy Warehouse Sale. Here’s what you have to know about the sale: FAQ about Toy Warehouse Sale Year 10 Question: What is the event? Answer: Toy Warehouse Sale is an […]