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I plan my send-off–and the party after


My wake and funeral should be a maximum of three days, with the second a day of rest with no activities.

Posted: November 2nd, 2014 in Headlines,Lifestyle Stories,Sunday Lifestyle | Read More »

Letting go of the old 5 C’s: The Call to Serve


For Singaporean couple Mike and Evelyn Thung, it was compassion that led them to trade their comfortable life in Singapore with a life of service here.

Posted: October 26th, 2012 in Fashion and Beauty,Headlines | Read More »

The call to a lifestyle of compassion by Pope Benedict XVI–the untold stories

LAWYER Romy and Mila Macalintal of theMGMFoundation and their scholars after watching “The Sound of Music” at ResortsWorld Manila

This Oct. 27 is the 2nd Asian Apostolic Congress on Mercy (AACOM) to be held in Bangkok, Thailand. It is a three-day congress, with the theme: “Mercy: Compassion, a way of life among the people of Asia.”

Posted: October 23rd, 2012 in Headlines,Parenting,Photos & Videos | Read More »

‘Sinuglaw, ginataang adobong manok, bangus al ajillo’–Carlos P. Romulo enjoyed these dishes; now you can, too


I arrived on a late Wednesday night and immediately basked in the posh, monochromatic black-and-white-themed restaurant, pristine amidst the other establishments lining up Jupiter Street in Makati.

Posted: September 13th, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Food,Headlines | Read More »

Catfish Salad, ‘Phad Phak Ruam,’ Beef Tenderloin in Curry–Thai treats in a glass house

YAMSOM-O: A salad of refreshing greens with pomelo

One need not go as far as Thailand to experience the rich cuisine this exotic destination has to offer. Instead, make your way to this gem of a restaurant in the heart of Morato in Quezon City. This glass house glows invitingly, perfect for those wanting to enjoy a relaxed, even romantic, meal in a beautiful setting.

Posted: May 31st, 2012 in Editor's Pick,Featured Gallery,Food,Headlines,Photos & Videos | Read More »