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Equilibrio – Super-Premium Nutrition For Cats & Dogs

The other day, I attended the media launch of Equilibrio, a super-premium brand of pet food. I have actually never heard of Equilibrio before, but I was interested in the product because we currently have two mom cats and two 3-month old kittens. What is Equilibrio? Equilibrio is a super-premium pet food brand from the Read more »

Great American Thanksgiving at the US Embassy Manila

I was invited to the Great American Thanksgiving Celebration at the U.S. Embassy the other day. Thanksgiving will be on Thursday, November 22 this year. The event was organized by the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Foreign Agricultural Service in Manila, and Under Secretary of Agriculture for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney was also present Read more »

Firefly Lights Up the Christmas Tree at SM By the Bay

It’s November, after Halloween, and the Christmas season is in full swing! Every mall and hotel is lighting up their Christmas trees! I was invited to witness this year’s Christmas Tree Lighting at SM By the Bay. SM By the Bay lit up their giant, 70-ft Christmas tree last Saturday. Do you know what brand Read more »

Dr. Morita Sheet Masks Launch + Review (Sulit!)

There are so many international mask brands launching in the Philippines that we’re spoiled for choice! The latest one to launch is Dr. Morita sheet masks – it is the brand that has been consistently selected as the official facial sheet mask for the Miss Hong Kong pageant since 2014. In my experience, Hong Kongers Read more »

Discovering Good Value California Wines – Great American Taste

Last Friday night, we attended a wonderful dinner and wine pairing event, dubbed the Great American Taste, organized by the USDA (U.S. Department of Agriculture Foreign Agricultural Service), Artisan Cellars, and Bestworld Beverage Brands at the Discovery Primea Hotel in Makati. It was pouring rain, but people made it. Cocktails were served first, and both Read more »