Mayor Roanna Dinglasan Conti Leads the Way for a Golden Anniversary Celebration of San Pascual, Batangas

December 13, 2018
The golden future of San Pascual, Batangas, is at hand. On the eve of its 50th founding anniversary as a full-fledged municipality in August 2019, San Pascual – the youngest among the province’s 31 towns – is gearing up to the status of an economic rising star with potential benefits to its 65,000 plus constituents. Thanks to the indefatigable leadership of the incumbent first-term mayor, Roanna Dinglasan Conti, the fundamental template of such holistic future has been cast through a big bundle of infrastructure projects – and attendant numerous public welfare programs – that are already benefiting more San Pascualeños than ever before.

The Woman Behind NouVelle Haute Couture Marianne Martin

December 13, 2018
Famed fashion designer Ianne Martin was born Marianne Martin on December 23, 1975, in Manila, Philippines. She is the youngest child and only daughter of a businessman, Eddie Martin and his wife, Jeng Martin. Marianne is known to her close friends and family as “Ianne”. Her mom and grandmother raised her, as her father was very active in the business during her childhood.

Ramped-up LTE rollout boosts Globe Telecom’s Data Traffic

November 18, 2018
GLOBE Telecom saw its mobile data traffic soar by 49% to 641 petabytes in the first nine months of 2018 as the company accelerates the deployment of LTE sites nationwide. The sustained growth in data traffic indicates that more Filipinos are benefiting from the company’s massive network upgrades.

Cassava Tops Cooked in Coconut Milk

November 02, 2018
In a large skillet, preheat 1 Tbsp of cooking oil. Add in the spice paste, lemon grass, galangal, turmeric powder and bay leaves. Stir fry until fragrant, about 5 minutes or so. Add in the chopped dried shrimp and stir fry for another 3 minutes. Add in the cassava leaves and 1/2 cup of water and bring to a boil and then lower the heat and let it gently simmer for the next 10 minutes

A Blessed, Blissful 2018 for Dr. Joyce Peñas Pilarsky

November 02, 2018
She is known as “Mother of the Universe” – the first such award given in the Mrs Universe pageant held in 2017 in Durban, South Africa – but for her family, close friends and numerous fans, Dr. Joyce Penas Pilarsky is the perfect and living version of the how-to book she wrote – Young, Sexy and Gorgeous – for a fulfilling healthy life.

The Chic Nobility of Karla Tiangco

November 02, 2018
That she’s a person of rare and admirable beauty, inside and out, may still be an understatement, for Karla Tiangco’s sense of accomplishment – she’s a fitness enthusiast, fashion icon, entrepreneur and a certified wanderlust – does not trivialize her earthy ego but rather dignifies the nobility of her worldly spirit.

Ginataang Santol (Sinantolan)

October 05, 2018
Sinantolan or ginataang santol is a Filipino dish wherein minced cotton fruit (also known as santol) is cooked in coconut cream. Meat such as ground pork or minced pork can also be added. This dish is perfect when prepared spicy. This is the reason why I used both siling pansigang and Thai chili. It is best eaten with warm rice.

Gracious & Glamorous Cory Navarro Celebrates Fabulous 60

September 29, 2018
It was a birthday party that really set a new standard in celebrating milestone events. Ma. Lourdes De Vera Navarro’s 60th-year celebration last May 19 was jampacked with some 250 plus friends from Australia, USA, Zamboanga and Metro Manila who came fresh and in their best attire for the 1920s’ Gatsby-inspired and –decorated The Conservatory of the Manila Peninsula Hotel which was transformed further with a ton of all-white flowers and additional chandeliers by no less than celebrity stylist Gideon Hermosa.

John Salandanan: Markedly Primed for Wealth and Fitness Coaching

September 29, 2018
As life is a business, John Salandanan’s entrepreneurship is one remarkable journey worth knowing as an example of how one could overcome challenges – and come out wiser and more polished and primed to pursue further a passion-driven initiative. Here, he enthuses how he has so far steered his physical and financial enterprise – and, for one who has a strong faith in God, divinity! – and how he is mindfully shaping his future that is always, at the least, an exciting work-in-progress.