Hong Kong Diary

Hong Kong from the Star Ferry

I was in Hong Kong late last month to attend Asia’s largest wine show – Vinexpo – at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Center. I’ve been attending Vinexpo’s Asian edition regularly since it first started in Asia in early the early 2000s but this promised to be something special […] Read more »

Campus BDJ, Your Cool School Planner

A kitty on the Campus BDJ cover? Love!

Hey school girls! Are you the type who likes to keep your schedule organized—and actually written down—in a cute campus diary? Viviamo Inc., the company behind the popular Belle de Jour planner, now brings you Campus BDJ– your cool school planner which is especially designed to make school life fun, […] Read more »

Father’s Day Gift Guide (Procrastinator’s Edition)

Father's Day1

Yes, I realize this is the second year in a row I am doing a last minute Father’s Day gift guide, my apologies. I blame my dad for smiling indulgently at me literally behind my mom’s back as she tut-tuts the latest evidence of my procrastinating ways; my amazing multi-tasking […] Read more »

Wear Your Pinoy Pride

Proudly Filipino

Lately, I’ve been making a valiant effort to rein in my shopping tendencies (much to the hubby’s relief), but I have such a soft spot for unique, pretty finds, especially if they have an interesting back story, showcase local weaves/artistry, and are proudly made in the Philippines. When you know […] Read more »