It was a cold Tuesday afternoon, and from the inside looking out, I watched as trickles of rain plummeted from the overcast skies. Raindrops created small pools on the sidewalks and on the streets, and as my officemate entered the establishment with his friend, they brought with them a slight yet chilly gust of wind … Continue reading Rainy with a Chance of Healthy Food
I found myself again in Troi Oi’s balcony on a holiday, but this time, it had gotten itself a makeover. Drapes in vibrant shades dangled from the ceiling overhead with the lanterns. Equally colorful throw pillows adorned the wooden benches. A set of conical hats clung to the wall beside the door. How amusing that … Continue reading Let It Flow
Somewhere in the heart of Iloilo City, along the roads leading to the metropolis, a four-storey high building painted in light, refreshing hues stands anew and ready to welcome its guests home. Busy yuppies yearning for a retreat from reality; professionals on a business trip; adventurous backpackers; fancy tourists who can but would rather be … Continue reading Home Square Inn + Dorm: A Cozy Kind of ‘Boxed In’
“Neva’ been to Vietnam? Well, now you caaaaan…” Those were the words I uttered with a longtime friend to Neva, the owner’s daughter, and all three of us laughed at how “punny” it was. It was a fine Saturday afternoon. We were at the new Vietnamese restaurant, Troi Oi, in Riverside Boardwalk here in Iloilo … Continue reading A Momentary Escape to Vietnam
'Tis the season to be jolly indeed as S&R Membership Shopping finally opens its Iloilo City branch, located at Pison Avenue in San Rafael, Mandurriao, TODAY at 10 AM! The popular grocery store that took inspiration from America's warehouse membership shopping chains is looking forward to seeing you all later decking your grocery carts with … Continue reading S&R Membership Shopping: A Sneak Peek
Wake up to a new day in your suite and anticipate a hearty breakfast feast at The Barn Breakfast Bistro. Located at the 3rd floor of the B Lifestyle Complex, The Barn Breakfast Bistro is a refreshing respite from the pricey breakfast meals usually served in hotels. Here, you'll be treated to reasonably priced, generous … Continue reading Barn There, Done That!
We all have that one beauty product we swear by for their effectiveness, and have been using for years. It's like a piece of treasure in your make-up trove! A favorite among your vast collection of other pretty things. For me, it's Skin Food's Agave Cactus Sun Pact with SPF50+++! For five years now, it … Continue reading Everyday’s Brighter with Skin Food Agave Cactus Sun Pact SPF50PA+++