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ToastBox Food Review

ToastBox is one of the Singaporean franchise imports that have arrived in the Philippines. Based on my research they are owned by the same group responsible for Bread Talk — a name of a bakery. We have seen several branches … Continue reading

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Wimbeldon 2011 Finals Result

Serbia’s Novak Djokovic won his first Wimbledon title and proved himself the best player in the world with a stunning win over Rafael Nadal. Djokovic came through 6-4 6-1 1-6 6-3 to end Nadal’s reign as Wimbledon champion, before overtaking the … Continue reading

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Chelsea Food Review

We decided to have an expensive dinner in Serendra to make us forget the nasty Crocs Sale experience. After cleaning our sandals and feet of mud in a nearby establishment, we chose to take a short walk from the NBC … Continue reading

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Bank Manager Robbed in Front of House

One of the managers here in the office, who works in a different team, lost her sports utility vehicle (Hyundai Tucson), company issued laptop and blackberry, as well as P46,000 in cash to car thieves in Marikina City yesterday.

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One-stop Shop for the Best Group Buying Deals and other Philippine Promos

These days, it is becoming harder for people to keep track of the awesome deals and promotions from different group buying sites, malls, airlines and even banks. Always being a victim of the “missed the promo by a day” syndrome, I have … Continue reading

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Italianni’s Food Review

My wife and I celebrated our 1st wedding anniversary at Italianni’s in Greenbelt 2 mall. We went during dinnertime and were seated at the 2nd floor. Italianni’s is one of our old favorite dating places, but we usually visit once … Continue reading

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Cheesy Tagalog Pickup Lines

In the spirit of amor and in celebration of my 1st wedding anniversary. Here’s some cheesy stuff mostly from the movie “Amnesia Girl”.

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Team Fortress 2 is now Free to Play

I have always been a fan of FPS games (First Person Shooting), thus, it was quite a surprise when a friend invited me to play the new version of an old time favorite — Team Fortress a few months ago. … Continue reading

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Selecta Berry Strawberry Ice Cream

Berry Strawberry Ice Cream is one of the flavors of Selecta’s Gold Label Series. As usual, my innocent attempts to take a picture of the Ice Cream, in its unopened state, has ended in more weight gain for me. Fortunately, … Continue reading

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Cheesy Pick Up Lines Turned Into A Song

I remembered this song during a chat with officemates about cheesy pick up lines. This song is always played right before the beginning of the 90.7 Love radio segment “Tambalan ng Isang Balasubas at ng Isang Balahura”, by the funny … Continue reading

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Tokyo Cafe Food Review

Japanese food has long been an international success, so it is no small wonder that Japanese restaurants are abundant even in developing countries such as the Philippines. Tokyo Café, as the name obviously implies, is a Japanese restaurant, one that … Continue reading

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Taho Boy and Soy Yummy Food Review

Taho or Soy Bean Curd in english is a favorite filipino delicacy traditionally sold by street vendors. The taho is placed on a cylindrical metallic container and placed on each end of a bamboo pole as shown in the illustration … Continue reading

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Market Market Win A Samsung Galaxy Tab

Metro Goes Back To School. Metro will be giving away Samsung Galaxy Tabs in their raffle promo.

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