• Reviews

    Hotel Review: Novotel Manila Araneta Center

    Earlier this month, I was so blessed to have been invited to attend the Blogapalooza Event in Manila. A few select bloggers from all over the Philippines was housed at Blogapalooza Event in Manila. A few select bloggers from all over the Philippines was housed at Novotel Manila Araneta Center for two nights. The experience was really amazing. Though I am no stranger in Manila, it was my first time staying at Novotel Manila Araneta Center and the third time at the actual vicinity. I think I was in elementary when I first visited and the second one was in high school. Novotel Manila Araneta Center was not yet constructed…

  • Shopping

    5 Ways to Save Shopping Online

    It is always a challenge to stay within budget and buy all the things that your family wants and needs. Every time you can save money on a purchase, it is like giving yourself a raise. We are used to buying many kinds of products online. You can buy literally anything online now, even groceries. With so many choices, it sometimes is hard to make sure that you are getting the best possible price. Here are a few tips that you might find helpful. Google Comparative Price Search Google has apps, but the regular, browser-based version of their website has more features. With a regular Google search for a product,…

  • Musings

    Celebrate Mothers

    Often referred to as cruise directors, mothers tend to have the ability to juggle many tasks simultaneously without forgetting the details. So often we take for granted all of the little things that mothers do that contribute to fun, memorable and well-functioning families. Between tying shoes, teaching values and volunteering at school, a mother’s job truly never ends. Take a moment to decide how you will celebrate all the wonderful things your mother has done to create a healthy and safe home full of rich memories. Selecting a bottle of perfume, creating a homemade card or preparing a favorite meal are some of the things you could do to show…

  • Education,  Technology

    Zookal: Bringing Filipinos a Step Closer to Their Dreams

    For Danica Rose Garay, shifting careers from teaching to being a doctor is not easy. For one, she has to take and pass the National Medical Admission Test (NMAT), and she doesn’t have the luxury of time to enroll in a review center as it tend to be expensive. Self-study is her only viable option. Zookal was like manna from heaven for Danica Rose. With Zookal’s help, she is now reviewing for free for her upcoming NMAT exam. “I find reviewing with Zookal is so much easier. Questions are categorized so I can go straight to those relevant for me.  The immediate response from the app, whether the answer is right or wrong, and the…