• LIFESTYLE

    Goodbye and thank you, Converge! Hello, Aurora!

    It’s been a while! This title has been sitting in my draft since June. I got so busy with work and other stuff that I forgot about it already. Well, I think now is the time to really say goodbye, Converge. The blog I wrote about how to check your Converge billing statement remains at the top spot of the most read article here. Sadly, we’ve moved on! With the growing number of complaints about their service, we have decided to change our internet provider. Converge disconnection process The disconnection process was easy. I just went to their office with the device, cables, and remote control and told them that…

  • Father's Day Promo Manila Hotel
    FOOD,  LIFESTYLE

    It’s Father’s Month at The Manila Hotel

    For all that he has done for us, Dad deserves a treat on his special day. This Father’s Day, raise your glass to the main man in your life with The Manila Hotel’s Father’s Month treats. The Home Buffet surprise For those who prefer to stay at home, you may pull off a grand celebration with The Manila Hotel’s takeout/delivery service and give the ultimate gift for beloved dads—full stomachs and warm hearts. For the month of June, the take home highlight is the Father’s Month Home Buffet that comes in two sets: the Special and Supreme.  Home Buffet Special  [Php 4,500++] serves 4 to 5 persons and consists of Green…

  • Stevia Farm
    FOOD,  LIFESTYLE

    PH’s 1st Stevia Grower and Manufacturer Bullish on Financial Outlook Despite the Pandemic

    Glorious, popularly known as the country’s first Stevia company, is positive on its outlook despite almost 2-years in the pandemic as more and more people turn to healthier alternatives, sales of stevia products continue to grow. According to agribusiness finance giant Rabobank, Stevia’s sales are expected to hit $700 million worldwide in the next few years. Consumers in the Philippines can now get their calorie-free sugar needs from natural alternatives. Before, stevia was restricted to the health food market without any FDA approval. Recently, it is now widely used as a natural substitute for artificial sweeteners in many products. Benefits of Stevia “Stevia has been touted as a safe and…

  • Cafe Ilang Ilang Now Open
    FOOD

    The Manila Hotel’s Café Ilang-Ilang Opens Doors to Diners

    Are you excited to visit your favorite hotel restaurant again? Which food station will you be making a beeline for? Which favorite dish will you be asking for first? Well, we have good news for you! The Manila Hotel’s famed Café Ilang-Ilang has once again opened its doors to valued clients. The hotel has been responding to queries about the outlet’s reopening. After reviewing the guidelines, as well as heightening health and hygiene protocols, the decision to open Café Ilang-Ilang is an answer to persistent inquiries from its loyal guests and those who have yet to experience it.  The food stations will once again be teeming with exciting dishes, and…

  • Easy Pork Katsu Featured photo
    FOOD

    Katsu In Just 8 Minutes? Here are ‘Eats-so-easy’ ideas that you can try!

    Torn between preparing a nice meal for the family but not enough time to start from scratch? Don’t worry! You can now spend more time with the family and less time in the kitchen with the new ready-to-heat Pork or Chicken Katsu, and Spicy Chicken Nuggets from Purefoods! How does “tonkatsu meal for the family in just 8 minutes” sound like? Now, you can enjoy the crispness and juiciness of Pork and Chicken Katsu and experience Japanese cuisine right in the convenience of your home! Just pop frozen in the oven for 8 minutes or fry   for 2-3 minutes.  Level up the katsu experience resto-style with these Eats-so-easy ideas!…

  • Pampers Diaper
    LIFESTYLE,  MOTHERHOOD | PERSONAL

    The Medical City Expert Reveals How to Protect Your Baby from Diaper Rash

    As a sigurista parent, fulfilling different roles can be a challenge when you run multiple tasks, yet so little time and energy left to do it all. This can sometimes leave you to wonder, “Am I choosing the right products for my baby?”. Although it’s only natural to worry when your baby’s health, hygiene, and comfort are threatened when the products you thought were good enough to help protect them. In order to prevent and alleviate discomfort, it is important to identify common infant health problems such as colds, coughs, fevers, and vomiting. Your baby might also experience common concerns like diaper dermatitis, also known as diaper rash. Opting for…

  • Stand Up Pouch Packaging
    FOOD,  LIFESTYLE

    Stand Up Pouch Packaging Guide: Materials, Benefits & How To Choose

    Stand up pouch is becoming an increasingly popular packaging option, especially for food items. If you are interested in this packaging option, you may be interested to learn more about stand up pouch. The following information about mylar bags and similar products will help you find the best packaging for your business. What Is Stand Up Pouch Packaging Made Of? This packaging can be made from almost any polymer (plastic). The most common option is mylar, a special type of PET that has been stretched to achieve superior strength and stability. However, there are some competing alternatives available as well. The popularity of mylar stems largely from its flexible design…