Global Mala Project: Yoga is Love

108-surya-namaskar

One of the things I look forward to every time the -ber months roll around is the annual Global Mala Project. Founded back in 2007 by yoga teacher and energy activist Shiva Rea, this world-wide event brings together yoga and wellness enthusiasts during the Fall Equinox for a whole day […] Read more »

Old Favorite, New Place: Va Bene Pasta Deli in Circuit Lane

Clockwise: crispy polenta arancini; pizza prociutto; bruschetta trio (mushroom salami, salmon tartare with tuna sauce, pumpkin & ricotta)

This week’s happy place is actually an old Happy Lab favourite: Va Bene Pasta Deli! Before they opened at BGC, we would regularly frequent the Pasay Road branch (read about it here, here and here). When we heard that Chef Massimo Veronesi was opening his newest branch last night, of course […] Read more »

Family Redefined: A Day at Kamp Pagkakaisa

Pia and Pia

For most Filipinos, Sunday is Family Day. Ours is usually spent with extended family — lunch with the hubby’s clan, or afternoon coffee with my mom, possibly dinner out at some restaurant (usually at Jay’s recommendation). Last weekend, we decided to extend the definition of family beyond mere consanguinity by […] Read more »