Babette’s Feast starring Cyrille Soenen as Babette

Blinis Demidoff with Salmon Tartare and Oyster Tartare

Take a look at any list of best food movies and chances are you’ll find Babette’s Feast near the top of the list. This Danish film based on a short story by Karen Blixen (pen name Isak Dinesen) won the Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film at the 1987 Academy […] Read more »

Art Fair Philippines 2014!

Art Fair Philippines

    Oh, happy happy place! If you haven’t visited Art Fair Philippines yet, do drop by to ogle at some of the finest modern and contemporary art by Filipino artists. Buy, desire, or simply be inspired–last chance today! Art Fair Philippines (now on it’s second year!) is located at […] Read more »

Bensimon love!

Bensimon Liberty Femme

At the official launch of the Common Thread boutique in Greenbelt 5 last week, I found myself irresistibly drawn to this quirky floral pair of Bensimon sneakers–aren’t they adorbs?   I live in sneakers, but some brands are just too clunky for me, so I was thrilled when French brand […] Read more »

Chaine des Rotisseurs Diner Amical 2014

Duo of guinea fowl - pan fried supeme and red wine braised leg

After last year’s much-applauded Diner Amical at the Shangri-La, the Chaine des Rotisseurs’ Bailli Delegue for the Philippines, Michel Lhuillier, requested that the Manila Bailliage headed by Freddy Borromeo hold this year’s Diner Amical also at the Shangri-La. With Chef Paul Lenz still heading the culinary team like last year, […] Read more »

Black Sheep

Chicken and Egg

Although I’ve been to Black Sheep several times for meetings (I supply some of their wines), I didn’t have a chance to try the food until recently. I already gave a glimpse of this restaurant with the stunning views and large open kitchen in a previous article. But, of course, […] Read more »

Sunday Pop-Up at Whitespace

Sunday Pop-Up

Our friends at Label and MCV Designs/Shophouse 8483 always keep us posted on the chicest shopping events in town, and just in case you’re interested, there’s one happening tomorrow!     According to their FB page, the Sunday Pop-Up at Whitespace is an alternative shopping experience featuring local entrepreneurs with exciting […] Read more »

Seychelles Pop-Up!

Seychelles pop-up

Oh, ladies! Valentine’s is just around the corner–do you have a gift for yourself, yet? Find your sole mate at the Seychelles Pop-Up! Drop by from 10 AM-8 PM today until Sunday at the Zenutrients boutique, 57 East Capitol Drive, Bgy. Kapitolyo, Pasig. Be one of the first to get […] Read more »