Monthly Archives: April, 2016

April 29, 2016

To Infinity and Beyond: Magnum Launches New Flavors


It starts off with a bite and a nibble; rich, cracking chocolate surrenders to the pressure of a mouth and lips waiting to be gratified by luscious flavors and textures chilled to perfection. Silky ice cream follows in pursuit, leveling up the experience that cannot be topped. Relieve this experience over and over again with Continue Reading


The ABCs with PeopleAsia Pt. 2


Pencils down, hands up and pass your papers forward! Here’s the second half of your ABC lessons with PeopleAsia. Need to backtrack and review? Check out The ABCs with PeopleAsia Pt. 1 here. F – Pope Francis After a few millennia of both shining and appalling moments, one would think one has seen it all from Continue Reading


April 28, 2016

Alyssa Valdez: Woman of Style and three-time UAAP Women’s Volleyball MVP


A mix of love for the game, stamina, needle-sharp focus and killer charm (on and off the court) might make you a “most valuable player” once, but to be awarded the title thrice in a row? Something pretty special is definitely going underneath that jersey. Ateneo Lady Eagles’ Alyssa Valdez strikes again: not only did she Continue Reading


April 25, 2016

Dingdong Dantes: A Role in The Classroom


Training has started for Dingdong Dantes who plays Prince Raquim in the remake of fantasy series Encantadia. It’s an extra exciting time for fans of the show and the man himself as he’s not only coming back a second time (he was part of the original show, but was cast in a different role), but is also teaming Continue Reading


April 22, 2016

Frank Reichenbach: Hotelier Finds His Home


Text by MAAN D’ASIS PAMARAN Home is definitely where the heart is for this charming Swiss gentleman. He was a fresh graduate from Lausanne when he first came here to the Philippines in 1980. “I had visions of traveling, of seeing the world, and when I heard of an opening at the Manila Midtown Ramada Continue Reading


April 20, 2016

Toni Gonzaga: Toni Award


She’s expecting, and now she’s lovelier than ever. Once a starlet that bloomed into a primetime princess and now a pretty mom-to-be, Toni Gonzaga has all the right values, motivations and philosophies needed to raise a child in this world. She is, indeed, intelligent, grounded and beautiful from head to toe, and head to heart, Continue Reading


April 19, 2016

Chow down! The World Street Food Congress comes to Manila

Screen Shot 2016-04-19 at 6.10.10 PM

The World Street Food Congress is only a few nibbles, bites, slurps and gulps away. The Philippines, voted by CNN as one of the most exciting culinary cities to watch, will host the feeding frenzy that’s scheduled to start on April 20 and continue up to April 24 and will be held at the Bonifacio Continue Reading


Nine New National Artists Awarded this April


As one of his last proclamations as president of the Philippines, President Aquino announced the addition of nine new National Artists this month, six of whom were awarded posthumously. President Aquino poses with (from left) National Artists Bienvenido Lumbera (literature), Benedicto Cabrera (visual arts), Virgilio Almario (literature) and Order of National Artist awardees Manuel Jun Continue Reading


The ABCs with PeopleAsia Pt. 1


If we ever have to relearn the alphabet again as adults, we won’t be using cute animals and fruit to help us remember our lessons. Instead, we’ll have some of the most beautiful faces and tightest bodies as mental cues! Ditch recess and nap time; scroll down and learn your ABCs again, PeopleAsia style. A – Carla Abellana: Continue Reading


April 18, 2016

Chet and Margie Espino: Unconditional


On this date more than 65 years ago, Superman made his debut in what is considered to be the first “true” superhero comic. Just as Clark Kent remained hidden from the world, there are many, many real life heroes who have done miraculous, wondrous deeds. They don’t need headlines or masses of followers; these everyday Supermans live only Continue Reading