Ay, sauce nalang! A gastronomic adventure at Rufo's VOKADIN Philippine Tour 2014 in Cebu CityGetting a Personal Loan to Start Your Small BusinessMiguel Lasala for Century Tuna Superbods Super Challenge 2014Two-part sequel for 'Rurouni Kenshin' movie to be releasedZoom in with Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom PromoA holistic fitness experience at FitFast Fitness Bootcamp

Ay, sauce nalang! A gastronomic adventure at Rufo’s

Rufo's in A. Venue, Makati Avenue, Makati City

If there’s one thing I need to drop by when I visit places out of town, it’s got to be the food shops. Yes, trying something new to eat (especially those restaurants not yet available in Cebu) is always on my bucket list. Every year since 2012, I have these opportunities to travel to Makati Continue Reading

VOKADIN Philippine Tour 2014 in Cebu City

VOKADIN Philippine Tour 2014 | Cebu Leg

Vokadin is a punk rock band from Copenhagen, Denmark, formed in 2010. They have in several media been described as the most hard-hitting and noisy band in Northern Europe. In other words, fast, loud, energetic, over the edge, rock n roll, but with a twist of insanity! The band is known for their unpolished, unforeseeable Continue Reading

Getting a Personal Loan to Start Your Small Business

[Photo credit: MoneyMaxPH]

Although most people are fine with the traditional keeping their savings in their bank accounts, there are others who believe in making their money work for them—not just by preserving it, but increasing its value through business and investment. Investments don’t just mean stocks, mutual funds, or real estate. Starting a small business is also Continue Reading

Miguel Lasala for Century Tuna Superbods Super Challenge 2014

Miguel Lasala for Century Tuna Superbods Super Challenge 2014 [Photo credit: Miguel Lasala on Facebook]

Century Tuna launched its annual event, the Century Tuna Superbods Super Challenge 2014, to choose two individuals to represent their campaign to promote the healthy lifestyle. This year, Cebuano fashion and runway model, Miguel Lasala, is one of the challengers of this competition. Part of the contest is a voting process where fans need to Continue Reading

Two-part sequel for ‘Rurouni Kenshin’ movie to be released

Takeru Satoh as Kenshin Himura [Photo credit: geemiz.com]

After the first movie was released in the Philippines last December 2012, few months after its debut in Japan, Rurouni Kenshin the movie will be having a series of films. It will be premiered in Japan on August 1, 2014. The first part of the two-part sequel is entitled, “Rurouni Kenshin: The Great Kyoto Fire Continue Reading

Zoom in with Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom Promo

GALAXY S4 Zoom Promo [Photo credit: Samsung Official Website]

It’s a great time to spend your summer with family and friends and being able to capture every moment with them. What other way to save all your adventures together but with lots of pictures for your summer time photo book. Samsung Philippines offers price cut-off promo for Samsung Galaxy S4 Zoom. The Samsung GALAXY Continue Reading

A holistic fitness experience at FitFast Fitness Bootcamp

Chin up + L Sit [Photo credit: Robo Formacion Photography]

FitFast is a fitness and wellness facility dedicated to the goal of providing simple, efficient and effective exercise and fitness methods to improve a person’s quality of life. They are not limited to fitness but instead their goal is to provide a holistic fitness and wellness experience for out clients. Their aim is to simplify Continue Reading

Learning Events in Cebu this May 2014 (ARIVA! Academy)


By popular demand, ARIVA ACADEMY brings back its Quality Learning Events to the Queen City of the South, Cebu! Enjoy the interaction! Meet our friendly and engaging Partner Speakers and ARIVA Staff who are coming closer to where you are. Get the latest information and current strategies used by global professionals. Discover how you can Continue Reading

Speedtalk Summer Enrichment Programs 2014

Summer Enrichment Programs for Kids from Speedtalk [Photo credit: Speedtalk, Press Release]

This summer 2014, engage your kids in a one-of-a-kind learning experience. Encourage their interest, maximize their potential and give them the opportunity to discover and experience new things with Speedtalk’s Summer Enrichment Programs. Designed to empower youngsters for the future, kids ages 6 to 12 can now learn new skills while having a great time! Continue Reading

Sports and Performing Arts Workshop 2014 in Talisay City

Enroll your kids to the Sports and Performing Arts Summer Workshop 2014 in Talisay City [Photo credit: http://harborbayclub.com]

An upcoming sports and performing arts workshop will be available this summer in Talisay City, Cebu. The program will be made possible by the Talisay City Sports Commission. Summer workshops will be offered in 12 sporting programs and three performing arts. Here below are the available sports events: – Volleyball – Basketball – Badminton – Continue Reading

5 things you need to carry on the beach this summer

While relaxing on the sun and enjoy the summer, spend time with family and have fun [Photo credit: thegreenhead.com]

The hectic lifestyle in the metro consumed a lot of your time while at work, stressed out and made less fun moments with the family. Since it is officially summer (just heard from the radio that the hottest ever recorded temperature lately this year is around 36 degrees), it’s about time to take a break Continue Reading

PLDT addresses Internet technical issue, affects data service in Cebu

Very slow Internet [Photo credit: resourcefulus.com; edited]

A day before the celebration of the 20th anniversary of the birth of Internet in the Philippines (March 29, 2014), telecom giant and Internet Service Provider (ISP), Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. (PLDT) experienced technical issue that cause a very slow Internet connection to subscribers, Friday. On that same day, PLDT Home on Facebook released Continue Reading

Sing, Act, Dance, and Play! Theater workshops for kids and teens in Cebu

Theater workshops for kids and teens this summer [Photo credit: Little Boy Productions]

Now on its eight consecutive year, Little Boy Productions will hold summer theater workshops for kids and teens ages 4 to 12 years old. This will be from May 5 to 17 at the Bright Academy Campus in Talamban, Cebu City. What makes these workshops so special? “Our workshops are under the supervision of actors Continue Reading

Outdoor movie nights at Ayala Center Cebu

Outdoor movie nights at Ayala Center Cebu [Photo credit: The Style Cebu; Press Release]

Summer is officially here as we struggle in the morning until the afternoon strikes to fight the heat with the help of the shades. And yet, everyone is excited: classes are over, out-of-town vacation all set, family reunions planned, and of course, beach parties and getaways. But isn’t it a great idea to spend some Continue Reading

Cebuana wins Bb. Pilipinas 2014 beauty pageant

Kris Tiffany Janson represented Cebu City for Binibining Pilipinas 2014 [Photo credit: sashfactor.info]

During the recently concluded coronation night of the Bb. Pilipinas 2014 pageant held at the Smart Araneta Coliseum last March 30, 2014, forty (40) young ladies from different regions of the country paraded the stage, with the hopes to win one of the five crowns this year. From talent, swim wear, evening gown, and the Continue Reading

Philippine holidays in April 2014

Philippine holidays for the observance of the Lenten season [Photo credit: www.giftofgrace.org]

There are four (4) holidays this month in pursuant to the Proclamation No. 655 signed by the President of the Republic of the Philippines last on September 25, 2013, in Manila. Here below are the holidays for the month of April: April 17, 2014 – Maundy Thursday (Regular Holiday) April 18, 2014 – Good Friday Continue Reading

CrossFit Pintados, an elite fitness in Cebu

CrossFitters being cheered by the trainers and coaches [Photo credit: Larry Jude Embrado and Ian Lim]

CrossFit Pintados is the first and currently the only CrossFit licensed gym facility in Cebu City. With Jayson “Jay” Santayana and wife, Mitzi Santayana, who are the only Certified CrossFit Trainers in the city, their goal is to Forge Elite Fitness to anyone and everyone who is willing to take the challenge. CrossFit Pintados is Continue Reading

The Off Price Show shopping experience at SM City Cebu

Clothes. Too many clothes.

I was to thankful that an invitation from The Off Price Show came to our attention through email. If you are wondering what’s “The Off Price Show”, it is a new retail concept showcasing premium lifestyle brands at off-price discounts. It is on its 3rd year, and they are here in Cebu City for an Continue Reading

Fashion Finds for Her from Lazada PH 2nd Anniversary Sale

Fashion Find for the Ladies from Lazada PH 2nd Year [Photo credit: Lazada Philippines Website]

To celebrate Lazada Philippines‘ 2nd year, as one of the leading online stores in the country, they now bring an anniversary sale with their best picks in fashion. We have the liberty to carefully choose five (5) amazing finds for the ladies that are trendy for the hottest time of the year — summer! Enjoy Continue Reading

Learning Sessions: Rediscover the Power of Professionalism (ARIVA! Academy Manila)


This unique and comprehensive event is a transformational one-day Learning session designed to motivate your team to rediscover a holistic approach in performing their functions better, managing the work demands and achieve work objectives to acquire results. It will equip them with skills to manage their business environment in a more professional way. It will Continue Reading

Lifestyle brands shopping turns into a family affair with The Off Price Show in Cebu

The Off Price Show Event Poster [Photo credit: The Off Price Show; Press Release]

We all think that shopping for fashion is only for women. When it comes to trying new clothes, shoes, and accessories, men usually segue to the other side of the wing at the mall. But with The Off Price Show at SM City Cebu Trade Hall, dads, the big boys, and also the kiddos will Continue Reading

Why Filipinos Should Develop an Entrepreneurial Mindset

Why Filipinos Should Develop an Entrepreneurial Mindset [Photo credit: www.probleem.ee]

No one argues that the Philippines is mired in a tangle of problems, particularly poverty. Despite the government’s claims of an improving economy, still a lot of citizens feel that their salaries aren’t enough to get by on a monthly basis. Realization Perhaps our culture and history play huge factors in this ongoing crisis. Without Continue Reading