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Health should come first

Are you familiar with your BMI, your blood pressure, your blood sugar and cholesterol levels? Chances are, you would know multiple ATM card PINS, social security and tax identification numbers and numerous mobile phone numbers, but not the numbers that ...

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The Compact Life: A New Mode of Affluence

City living usually always calls for minimal and functional furniture since spaces are starting to become smaller, and areas tend to get crowded with the many accumulated things people stack up on. But even with the available furniture in the ...

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Gautier French furniture now in Manila

Just like fashion, the French style in furniture design has a reputation for impeccable aesthetic and it usually provides inspiration for interior designs all over the world. In the Philippines, Filipinos are developing a growing penchant for French furniture, be ...

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In Defense of the Easter Bunny, Santa, and All Things Magical

On the eve of Easter, barely 24 hours after we arrived from a weeklong out-of-town family trip, I climbed into bed, nudged the sleeping hubby half-awake, and softly whispered in his ear what are probably the last words any husband ...

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The Pillowman

How much of fiction is inspired by reality? How can one perceive lies from truth? How much deception can the mind take? These are questions that beg to be answered as the dark, dystopian play titled The Pillowman by Martin ...

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Get acquainted with a6300 camera this summer

Photos by Star Sabroso Sony recently unveiled its hottest camera, and it might just be one of the best gadgets you can bring along with you on your summer getaway.  During road trips, roadside stories offer opportunities for cinematic action ...

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Phone x Music Festival draws huge selfie-loving crowd

Photos by Star Sabroso The Globe Circuit Event Grounds in Makati City became a selfie hotspot during the Oppo Music fest, touted as the Philippines’ biggest Phone x Music Festival to celebrate the availability of the Oppo F1’s rose-gold variant ...

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Lights, camera, eat!

The age of social media has given birth to diners who don’t lift a fork –  not before saying grace – but before taking photos of their food, dozen attempts notwithstanding.  People restraining their friends to touch their meal for ...

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The Henry… My Story

When I first heard of this hotel, I was reminded of one of the authors whose works I enjoyed in my high school English Literature class, William Sydney Porter, known by his pen name O. Henry.  His short stories were ...

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Vitalis Villas: Santorini in Ilocos Sur

“OMG, are you in Greece?” was a message I got from a friend in the States after posting photos of Vitalis Villas on my social media feed. I could have said yes, and she wouldn’t have known the difference since ...

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