Manila Coffee Festival 2019

Last March 7 to March 9, the First Ever Manila Coffee Festival was held at World Trade Center Metro Manila that also served as the venue of the Annual Philippine Coffee Championships. The Philippine Coffee Championships has 4 competitions namely: Philippine National Latte Art, Philippine Brewers Cup, Philippine National Barista Competition and Philippine Cup Tasters National […]

Libertad: Art Independence

Café Libertad has been at The Gallery Building, Amorsolo Street, Makati City for quite some time now. Aside from the fact that they are a coffee shop, Cafe Libertad also serves as a home to musicians (don’t you know that there is a recording studio inside the cafe? Now you know! And guess what, the prices are very affordable… well thanks to me? Kiddin!) AND not […]

12 THINGS YOU SHOULD HAVE/DO FOR THE HOLIDAY SERIES #3: Give Personalized Gifts

Admit it or not, as soon as the -ber months come, we start thinking of what to give to our loved ones or where to buy “bulk of this and that generic gifts to give”. Its like gift giving is now a competition nowadays and people compares what they receive and computes its value — […]

12 THINGS YOU SHOULD HAVE/DO FOR THE HOLIDAY SERIES #2: Watch award-winning movies

I am not a fan of local movies but when it comes to foreign movies, I am easily pleased because I have been curious of how the movies are made. International movies for me are pretty straight-forward and has no frills. So, when I got an invite to see Wajma, An Afghan Love Story, I immediately […]

12 THINGS YOU SHOULD HAVE/DO FOR THE HOLIDAY SERIES #1: Have a Cochinillo

As someone who loves the -ber months, I am that person who is so excited to listen to Christmas/Advent songs and see people decorate their homes to feel the holiday spirit. And for some brands, especially coffee shops, it is the start of planner season. So starting today, I will be doing a post of the […]