A Prayer for the Philippine Independence Day…

A Prayer for Philippine Independence Day… May The Lord Grant my fellow Filipinos the Independence they have fought for, the Independence they truly deserves. Free from all the Inhuman, Greedy and Corrupt officials, that are still and will be occupying positions in our government. Free from all oppressors that are trying to manipulate our Country’s resources, and…

If only…

For the past week I have successfully steer clear of the internet to avoid seeing heart breaking scenes from different parts of the Philippines that has been devastated by Typhoon Haiyan or Typhoon “Yolanda” (Philippine Name).  Unfortunately, watching TV  is hard to elude as it is part of my daily routine to check if there are…

Halloween Facts

  Halloween or Hallowe’en also known as All Hallows’ Eve, is a yearly celebration observed in a number of countries on 31 October, the eve of the Western Christian feast of All Hallows’ Day. It initiates the triduum of Hallowmas, the time in the liturgical year dedicated to remembering the dead, including saints (hallows), martyrs, and all the faithful departed believers. According to many scholars, All Hallows’ Eve is a Christianized feast initially influenced by Celtic harvest…

Kanin Club at Paseo de Sta. Rosa

I’ve always been intrigued by this Restaurant until we finally visited their outlet in Paseo de Sta. Rosa. I was excited as to how their food would taste like. Since we brought our kids along, we ordered their Adobo Combo for it is our family’s favorite. We also ordered Chicken Curry, Crispy Liempo, a bowl of…

Alugbati or Red vine spinach

Freshly picked from backyard vegetable garden Basella alba, or Malabar spinach, Malabar nightshade, Alugbati or Alabati in Philippines, (also Phooi leaf, Red vine spinach, Creeping spinach, Climbing spinach, Indian spinach, Philippine Spinach, Asian Spinach) is a perennial vine found in the tropics where it is widely used as a leaf vegetable. Description: Basella alba is a fast-growing, soft-stemmed vine, reaching 10 metres (33 ft) in length. Its thick, semi-succulent, heart-shaped leaves have a mild flavour and mucilaginous texture. The…

Thunderbird Resort Rizal

Late last year, I attended Thunderbird Resort’s bloggers tour with a few of my friends. The tour was comprised of, The Higantes Festival Parade, Balaw Balaw art gallery visit, site tour of the Rizal’s Petroglyphs and lastly the relaxing overnight stay at Thunderbird Resort and Casino. Though it was tiring, the Higantes Parade was a…

Laguna Hot Spring Capital of the Philippines

The Province of Laguna found in the CALABARZON region in Luzon. Its capital is Santa Cruz and the province is located southeast ofMetro Manila, south of the province of Rizal, west of Quezon, north of Batangas and east of Cavite. Laguna hugs the southern shores of Laguna de Bay, the largest lake in the country. The city with the highest population (based on 2010 census) is Calamba, while the least populated…

8 Waves Water Park

8 Waves Water Park is situated in Ulingao, San Rafael, Bulacan.  Source: http://www.8waveswaterpark.com.ph The project started with a dream of the owners way back in 1998 to offer to the community a place where the family could get together more often while having leisure and fun. The concept of a leisure park that would be very affordable…

It’s Time! #MillionPeopleMarch

I’ve been wanting to post my personal out burst on “Pork Barrel” ever since the issue with “Napoles” started but it is too stressing for me that I avoided tackling this issue. But I think it’s about time that I should. In line with the mass protest scheduled tomorrow, August 26, I am publishing my…

Trip to “The Mills”

Since we recently moved to  Canlubang, Laguna, I was on the look out for places to visit where me and my family can have fun and make good memories for my kids to remember by. As we were on one of our road trips to familiarize ourselves in this new “Hometown”, we accidentally took a…