Showing posts from August, 2013

Touring around Sacramento

As promised to blog all the places I've visited during my first week in California. I'm still in hiatus so don't expect long posts, lol. Old Sacramento Located in Sacramento, California; mostly referred as Old Sacramento has a lot of things to see. From its historical landmark, it also has private and public museums, a shopping destination and enjoy delightful treats. For more information, visit and plan your tour to Old Sacramento. [gallery ids="8155,8156,8157,8158,8159,8160"] Looks like filming a mid-1800s film set in the middle of the busy street. Had a nice walking around there checking out the old buildings and having fun buying souvenirs like candies and shirts (score cool bargains and inexpensive items!). Don't forget to take a lot of photos and walk around towards Downtown for another shopping spree adventure :) California State Capitol Home of the government of California, the building was completed according to its website

10 to Zen - a repost

I have found this on my Timeline and here are things we should let go of... 1. Let go of comparing. 2. Let go of competing. 3. Let go of judgments. 4. Let go of anger. 5. Let go of regrets. 6. Let go of worrying. 7. Let go of blame. 8. Let go of guilt. 9. Let go of fear. 10. Have a proper belly laugh at least once a day esp if it's about your inability to let go of any of all of the above Have a great weekend!

Fun, comfort and style with Giordano denim

THE PHILIPPINES, AUGUST 2013 – Fashion trends come and go, but only one thing remains constant: denim. Since it was invented in 1853, the sturdy fabric has been molded into different fits and styles – bellbottom, boot cut, bleached, washed, colored. And unique to the denim is how it flatters every person who wears it, from workers to rock stars, cowboys to celebrities; it’s the ultimate staple apparel. True to its long and rich history, the denim jean is designed to last forever. In celebration of this classic material, Giordano Philippines launches “Denim Now. Denim Forever”. Can be worn by anybody in any season for almost any occasion, the raw and colored denim offered in the collection is available in different fits and styles. “Denim Now. Denim Forever” underlines the material’s sturdy yet comfortable characteristic. “Compared with last year’s denim collection, this year’s pieces are different in terms of fabrication, thread and pocket design. The styles now have a higher spande

My fortune cookie today

We just had late lunch at China Chef today. We ordered our all time favorite pata tim. And my fortune cookie said that it will be my lucky day three days from now. Exciting. I just installed wordpress for android. Blogging on the go. Excellent.

Hello USA!

Hello everyone. At last, I have enough time to organize all photos of my recent adventure in USA. Yup, I left end of July and will be staying here as an Immigrant. I was able to meet my relatives in California (thanks to you my dear family!) and had attended a town reunion in Las Vegas. Plus, I've met my college friend in Las Vegas and we talked everything under the sun. My last stop was in Chicago and meet my family :) Before anything else, I would like to thank personally some of my co-workers effort in helping me out to sort out things and helped my brother to move out things from my apartment. I only brought small things with me because of the baggage limit and gave away some of my treasures, lol. In less than a month, I was able to visit: Sacramento Capitol Old Sacramento Las Vegas Universal Studios in Los Angeles San Francisco's Golden Gate Will's aka Sear's Tower Navy Pier Millenium Park Buckingham Fountain and many to mention I will try my very

Get a free nutrition advice on Wheatgrass Hotline

[caption id="attachment_8129" align="aligncenter" width="360"] Wheatgrass CAN wellness counselors are registered nurses, nutritionists-dietitians.[/caption] Now, you can seek professional advice on health and nutrition through free clinical services brought to you by Wheatgrass CAN International . Read Press Release below to learn more: Practical dietary advice on food and healthy weight management are among the free clinical services that registered dietitians and nutritionists at Wheatgrass CAN International Inc (WCI) are dispensing over the phone to their callers. Effective August 1, the telephone counseling is directed at new clients and their more than 17,000 existing customers who phone WCI for repurchases and general enquiries about wheatgrass-based health products. WCI assistant sales manager Rachel Espino said the counseling involves giving professional advice to address health and nutrition problems specific to the need of the person calling. &q

Sonic Boom Shockwave at Megaworld Lifestyle Malls

[gallery ids="8124,8125,8126"] Music fans are in for another series of spectacularly jolting and rocking nights this August as Megaworld Lifestyle Malls, Built by Sonic and Sonic Boom Philippines bring Sonic Boom Shockwave 2013. The country’s top bands along with the hottest up and coming indie recording groups and other mainstream artists are coming together for a series of concerts, in what could easily be one of the biggest rock events of the year. Kicking off the three-leg rock show that music fans can exclusively catch at Megaworld Lifestyle Malls is the Sonic Boom Light at Lucky Chinatown. Happening on August 16 from 5pm onwards at the malls’ Chinatown Walk, the show will be showcasing the lighter side of rock music and will be bannered no less by Barbie Almabis, Kate Torralba, Julianne, Jensen Gomez, Tricia Garcia, Clara Benin, Carlos CastaƱo and Robin Nievera. Indie bands such as Walkie Talkies and Brisom and funk-rock group Extrapolation are also set to give the audi

PhilPop2013 Album Launch at Megaworld Lifestyle Malls

[gallery columns="4" ids="8118,8119,8120,8121"] Music lovers who have been looking forward to hearing live and getting hold of the songs that made it to the finals of the Philippine Popular Music Festival 2013, otherwise known as PhilPop2013, should wait no longer as the much-anticipated album launch is already underway at Megaworld Lifestyle Malls. Those who missed the opening salvo of the PhilPop2013 album launch series in Eastwood City can still catch their favorite recording artists as they perform live their interpretations of the finalist songs from the country’s most prestigious songwriting competition aimed at celebrating the genius of Filipino songwriters. Leading the list of performers for the Lucky Chinatown leg of the album launch, happening on August 17, 5pm, are singers Ney Dimaculangan, who will be performing the fan favorite and 1st runner-up song ‘Kung Di Man’ and Kimpoy Feliciano who will be singing another crowd-pleasing song ‘Sana Pinatay Mo Na L

McDonalds inks contract with Maxicare

Golden Arches Development Corporation (GADC), the company behind McDonalds Philippines, one of the largest fast food chains in the country recently inked a one-year contract with Maxicare to provide HMO (health maintenance organization) benefits to its employees. The contract-signing was held last June 19, 2013 at GADC office at Citibank Center Bldg. Paseo de Roxas Makati City. In photo are (from left) GADC AVP for Supply Chain Management George G.Hizon; GADC Executive Vice President and Chief Finance Officer Romeo B. Bachoco;Maxicare President and CEO Jose Pastor Z. Puno; Maxicare Vice-President and ChiefActuary Victor Tanjuakio and Maxicare AVP for Sales - New Business Fiona Marie L.Victoria.