pinac up town center kapampagnan dinner buffet at only p359

pinac

inside pinac

up town center may have expanded into a maze of shops and restaurants (seemingly sprouting a new block of stores every season), but pinac, one of the originals on the very first wing, is still there to serve their spin on kapampangan food.

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soft, supple skin with scrubbing at whipped

burgos circle tree installation

whipped entrance

this month, i got caramel scrubbing done on my beloved underarms at whipped salon.

when you avail of whipped’s caramel scrubbing, that means you get the scrubbing AND the sugar-waxing, all for just p350. » Read more..

tamagotchi department store in harajuku

tamagotchi department store entrance

there was a time when i was a kid when my sister and i were absolutely in love with this desktop tamagotchi game. after school we would feed it and clean up its kisses-shaped poop. i think our family went on a trip for a few days and, when we got back, our beloved tamagotchi was… DEAD! we cried and cried. it was a painful time.

remembering all the loving feelings i had for that tamagotchi, i knew i had to check out the tamagotchi department store in harajuku for the little indeemand still in me. » Read more..

my blogging group, teamaldous, turns 3!

gathering of greatness poster

the gathering of greatness

i haven’t been blogging as much as i wish i were (adulting takes so much time!), but i’m glad that at least i still get some words out there, thanks to a few nudges and invites from aldous. thanks to him, i’ve been able to try a bunch of new stuff (like restaurants, yoga, even a waxing salon) for free and share my thoughts about the things i experienced.

i am a member of team aldous (i was “recruited” by aldous last year!), and last august 20, we celebrated the group’s third anniversary! » Read more..

soft and smooth underarms with whipped salon

whipped at eight forbes town

last week, i visited whipped salon in forbestown center in bgc to try out their caramel scrubbin’ for underarms (350php). » Read more..

i’ve been whipped (sugar waxing and scrub salon)

at whipped salon

i’d ignored my rebudding monobrow and buried thoughts of shaving my underarms for this moment. i tried out sugar waxing for the first time for my eyebrows (200php) and underarms (250php), and i’m happy it was at whipped salon.

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urban eats, congressional avenue

urban eats

entrance

urban eats is a new food park along congressional avenue featuring various foods from cute little stalls. » Read more..

quiz night at wingman, up town center

wingman outside

bloggers quiz night poster

sharing a platter of wingman wings with friends becomes even more interesting on quiz night. » Read more..

sultan mediterranean grill, salcedo makati

sultan

tables

i love mediterranean food, and the existence of sultan mediterranean grill has added to the reasons why. their beautiful (and yet very reasonably priced) dishes are delicious and exactly what i expect of such cuisine.

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life yoga center, bgc

 life yoga sign

attempting a pose

i went to life yoga center for their sunday morning “feel good flow” class. it was only my second time to try yoga, and my first in an actual yoga studio. the environment was clean, brightly lit, and colorfully and creatively decorated, with each piece of furniture or flooring contributing to a positive and relaxing experience.

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