Alternative Treatments for the Common Cold

No alternative facts here, just alternative healing/Gesundheit! When you’re down with a cold, it’s hard to imagine anything more annoying or inconvenient. There are plenty, of course, but when you’ve got a cold and everything that comes with it—the headache, the sore throat, the fever, the runny nose—nothing seems as tiresome. At least you can…

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5 Habits to Prepare You for Condo Living

Owning your own condo and being free to do whatever you want, whenever you want—sounds like a dream, right? Condo living is one of the most rewarding goals you can achieve; it’s a giant leap that takes you to a whole new level of adulthood. But of course, like all good things in life, you…

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Philippine Creative Meetup for Writers held at Century Café

In the olden days, when one thinks of “writer”, one usually conjures an image of a person locked up in a garret, hunched over a typewriter, absorbed in a world of imagination, hardly eating, sleeping or observing regular hygiene rituals. Well today’s writers are much more into food (hello, food bloggers!), sleeping (still maybe not,…

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Host an Awesome Bash with Your Workmates

Have you ever considered organizing a fun party with your colleagues? Not only is it a great way to blow off some steam, but it also helps establish good rapport among coworkers, improving team morale, communication, and productivity. Here are a few ideas you can try depending on where you plan to host your shindig.…

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Live Like A Local

Travelers often have a unique experience of the city they live in. Immigrants see a new country with fresh eyes—scenes that locals take for granted become a feast for the senses, mundane objects garner an air of whimsy, and art becomes omnipresent in the everyday. Investing in real estate in the Philippines can offer you…

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Six Bonding Activities for the Whole Family

Are you and the kids stuck in front of your gadgets all day? Rest your weary eyes and stretch your muscles by engaging in activities the whole family will enjoy. Not only will you be able to spend precious bonding time with your kids, you’ll have a blast and maybe even learn something new! 1.…

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Summer in the City

Summer in the tropics is usually associated with cocktails by the beach, laying out poolside, having dinner al fresco and walking on the sand, barefoot. All the pleasures of the season, however, need not be relegated to beach vacations and out of town holidays. Even city dwellers spending summer in the middle of Manila’s stifling…

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5 Tips on How to Have Tea Like a True Brit

Raising your pinky is a huge no-no, didn’t you know? There’s nothing quite as elegant as the way the British have their tea (We imagine Downton Abbey fans nodding in agreement.). From the tea leaves to the tea cups to the pastries to the stirring, English afternoon tea is certainly a well-kept tradition that’s held…

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Live in Your Dream Destination

Spending your hard-earned cash on experiences is the norm these days, with more and more people booking vacations to try new things and enrich their lives in the process. Unfortunately, due to work demands, family commitments, and other daily responsibilities, embarking on a well-deserved holiday can take months or even years to plan. When you’re…

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