Post: 9/12/18 | September 12th, 2018 “When did you first hear of Georgia?” Mako asked after a long drag from her cigarette. She was a Georgian tour guide helping my friend Dave, who was also in the country. We were drinking wine outside Fabrika, an old Soviet fabric factory nowRead More →

Enter the Surviving Sagada Contest and get a chance to go on trip to Sagada and Baguio for free! Kindly check the Contest Mechanics. Know more by reading the Contest Guidelines.  Contest starts on March 1, 2013 and ends on May 31, 2013. Winners will be announced in the SurvivingRead More →

Posted: 9/13/2018 | September 13th, 2018 Today is a big day over here! While we’ve been creating PDF guidebooks to destinations around the world for years, we’ve lacked the one thing people really want these days: Kindle editions. For years, you’ve asked me “Matt, can you make a kindle versionRead More →

Image from Wikipedia by Phu Thinh Co (Update, Aug. 27, 2018: Reference links added at the end which include Ty Bollinger’s article as well as a post by the Asian and Pacific Coconut Community — both responding to Michels’ claim) Recently, a Harvard professor-epidemiologist, Karin Michels, called coconut oil “pureRead More →

Going out to malls became extra different when I became a breastfeeding mother. I started to appreciate places with decent breastfeeding rooms. So far, Shangri-la Mall’s breastfeeding rooms are my favorites. There are three breastfeeding rooms inside the mall that I know of. One at the old wing, one atRead More →

There’s a new drink in town! Fresh from Spain, I recently discovered the latest innovation of Vida Nutriscience Inc., Goju Natural Fruit Infusion drink. GoJu is a combination of the words “Go-Juice”. In other words, it’s your ‘on-the-go’ high quality juice drink with delightful and refreshing flavors. If you askRead More →

Having a scorching summer? No worries, we’ve got you covered! Cool down with these 9 delicious and easy to make frozen treats! We have collected for you our favorite summer treats to help you cool down this summer. These are fuss-free recipes that anyone can make and can be totallyRead More →

Quick and easy way to enjoy this deliciously mild Thai massaman chicken curry. No shortcut on flavors but prep time is a breeze! #massaman #chicken #curry I came back from Thailand a few weeks ago and have so totally delighted my palate while I was there. I never get tiredRead More →

Two of my favorite local chefs recently teamed up for an amazing collab at one of my favorite buffet spots in the city. Chef Sau Del Rosario with his iconic and elevated kapampangan dishes and Chef Miko Aspiras that’s famous for his out of the box dessert creations. Their signatureRead More →