Wednesday, February 8, 2017

#2017TravelBucketlist: Things to Consider While Planning Your Next Trip by TRAVELPROS

Travel has become one of the well-planned activity that usually requires attention and preparation. From airfare, hotel accommodation, itinerary, travel documentation and insurances. This is one hell of hard work to do but through an organized plan, your journey will never be as chaotic and squabble all along. 

Monday, February 6, 2017

Valentine's Day Ideas (Dinner, Gifts,and more)

Here is a compilation of all the Valentine's Day 2017 promos here in the Philippines. 

Romantic Dinners:

B Hotel: B in Love (P1,000 nett per person) - inclusive of dinner buffet, 2 glasses of red wine, long stem rose, and a special gift. 

Acacia Hotel: Dine in the Sky (P1,688 nett per person) - Fine dining at the 16th floor, Sequoia Ballroom (with a chance to win an overnight stay for 2)

Vivere Hotel : To the Moon & Back (Rate unknown). Valentine's Day dinner at The Nest Dining in the Sky at 6PM. 

Hotel Jen: Love by the Bay (P1,288 nett per person). Dinner buffet at the Latitude by the Bay with live music entertainment inclusive of a bottle of sparkling wine


Midas Hotel & Casino
From February 11 to 15, enjoy a four-course romantic dinner for 2 for only Php3,500.00 nett. With a view that overlooks a historic boulevard, you couldn't ask for a sweeter valentines!

Crimson Hotel: Dine Under the Stars (P3,198++ for two). 4-course dinner with wine pairing dinner under the stars while watching "Midnight in Paris" and a sweet serenade. 

Heritage Hotel: A Week Celebration of Love Feb. 8-14, 2017 (P1,500++ per person) Dinner buffet at the Riviera Cafe served with glass of wine.

Sofitel Hotel Manila: Love by Design at the Harbor Deck Feb. 10,11 & 14, 2017 (P20,000 nett for 2 persons)Lavish 4-course dinner with live cooking inclusive of a bottle of champagne, a box of pralines, a bouquet of roses and a private butler.   



Hyatt City of Dreams (Lunch at PHP 2,250 net per person/Dinner at PHP 2,500 net per person)
Celebrate Valentine's day with your beloved at the Cafe with sumptuous dishes that will surely satisfy not only your craving but also your heart. The couple enjoys a complimentary glass of wine along with a special gift for the ladies.

The Lake Hotel Tagaytay: Runaway Together (as low as P1999). Feb. 11: Valentine's Dinner and live entertainment. Feb. 14: Valentine's Dinner

City Garden Hotel Makati: Romance at the Garden (P3,999 nett) Inclusive of overnight accommodation in superior room, Buffet breakfast for two, romantic dinner for two, complimentary use of gym 

Belmont Hotel Manila (P1,300 nett) Every Fridays and Saturdays of February 6-10PM. Chocolate-infused dishes including five-space roast chicken, pan-seared fish fillet, roast beef camitas, cream puffs, cake pops and more. 






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Valentine-Inspired Food:



Desserts (at the top) by Bizu.
From left: Strawberry Charlotte from Holiday Inn Makati, Heart-shaped pizza by Pizza Hut, Fruit tart from Fairmont Makati 

Cake 2 Go Valentine's Day cakes (P580 each)


I saved the most budget-friendly treat there is: 
Get this heart-shaped decadent cake made with Hershey's for only P85 from Mini Stop!

Of course, there are always those budget-friendly Valentine gifts you can buy from Divisoria or from your local grocery stores. These are the ones that usually sell out fast. These gifts range from P10 to P700. 



UPDATE: 


Mary Grace Cafe: Price unknown.  Always Yours this Valentine's Season... ❤️ Place your advance orders for this special Garden Collection Valentine's design until February 12 only! Visit our nearest branch or email celebrationcakes@marygracecafe.com to order 😊
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First day of Pick-up (Feb. 10)
Last day of Pick-up (Feb. 19)
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Design available for WHOLE CAKES only (no MINIS). Enjoy in Chocolate, Black Velvet, Chocolate Truffle, Strawberry Shortcake, Caramel Vanilla Bean, Mocha, Cheese Cake, and Tiramisu flavors.







Tuesday, January 31, 2017

The Gio Electric Guitar

It's a fast-action neck, resonant body and dual humbuckers make this the perfect starter guitar.
Patterned after Ibanez's legendary metal monster, the RG, the Gio GRG20Z Electric Guitar is the affordable gateway to that same combination of speed, fury and expression. It features a fast-action, 24-fret maple neck and a resonant poplar body. Std. pickups deliver the fat, distorted tone that metal and rock players crave. The GRG20Z is built to take your playing to another level. 

It further features the following:

  • An affordable version of the legendary RG
  • 24-fret maple neck
  • Resonant poplar body
  • Std. humbucking pickups
  • Tremolo bridge
  • Case sold separately

So go and check out ibanez gio electric guitar from M F now!

Monday, January 30, 2017

Guitar Center in Springfield

From guitars, amps, drums and cymbals to keyboards, DJ and live sound equipment and recording gear, our stock is far-reaching, and includes something for every budget. Unlike any other music stores in springfield moSpringfield Guitar Center also buy and trade, which allows them to offer the biggest selection of used gear in southwest Missouri. Additionally, they have a full time expert guitar tech on hand, and they even have free recording-made-easy classes every Saturday morning, so you can be laying down tracks of your own music in no time.

Like all Guitar Center stores, they offer comprehensive repair services at their South Springfield location. Their techs are as passionate about your instruments as you are, with the experience needed to keep them performing at their best. Whether you need a quick adjustment or a complete overhaul, we've got the equipment and know-how to take care of it. The repairs department would love to hear from you: in fact, they encourage it! Call or come in for a face-to-face chat about the work that they do. You'll have no doubt that your gear is in good hands when it's time for a repair.

Friday, January 13, 2017

Creating a Hassle-Free Poll Through APEO

Simple. Fast. No chatter – that’s what APEO guarantee you!

Do you have a project in school or in work asking people online for their opinion on topics? It can help you generate first hand data about social interest about your given topic and gives you an opportunity to listen to the people/your crowd and have a better understanding of the community and where the wind blows. 

Through generating a poll almost instantly, Apeo now makes things easier whether you are seeking for answers or knowing opinions that matter.

Apeo allows you to ask your readers anything and get a quick feedback from your on-going platforms simultaneously while giving you the choice between spreading the word and a more targeted approach. The answers are anonymous so you know you’re getting them right. You can quickly discover the majority’s viewpoint on certain issue and learn how your readers/followers view and feel at any given topic.

Despite all the various platforms for team and group communication at our disposal, still decision making can be time consuming and an exhausting ordeal.

To cut the endless chatter and get quick answers on the go we created APEO. Crafting a poll through Apeo will get you more engaged to reach your audience which will give them a chance to speak for themselves.

With its real-time result, you can quickly understand, analyze the response and share it on social media. It’s almost an instant!

Apeo
And the best thing, it won’t hurt your pocket because it’s free! All you need to do is to sign up and create a poll.  Hassle-free, right? You can even have the freewill to customize the background and styled it to match the theme you want through APEO app or website. 

Apeo allows anyone to create a customized, stylish looking poll in less than a minute from their mobile and send it to via any messaging platform, social network (twitter, FB, Slack), mail, embed in a website and so on. The poll results are displayed anonymously in the app in real time so you know you get the true answers. 

I actually tried to create a poll through APEO just for fun and it's really fast and easy. It only took me less than a minute to make a poll. Do fill out my own customized poll just for fun ^_^


Thursday, January 12, 2017

Gold Delight Ice Cream House in BF Homes

While walking home from a nearby barber shop along President's Avenue in BF Homes, we came across this very bright and inviting sign that says "Gold Delight Ice Cream House." Of course, having my kids with me, they instantly pulled me towards the store. I was also curious so I decided to give in to my kids' wishes. 

Monday, January 9, 2017

Filipino Bloggers Network Get-Together 2016: Another Year of Productive Partnerships

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It was a night of great fun, awesome giveaways, delicious food and meeting new friends at the 2016 Christmas party of the Filipino Bloggers Network (FBN), one of the most active bloggers group in the country, in cooperation with MetroBuzz Bloggers held at St. Nicholas Catering and Restaurant in Mandaluyong City last December 28, 2016.