Privacy and Security | Golfhill Gardens

Living in Manila is great, there’s always something to do and there’s always something going on. Be it the latest concert, newest fitness trend to try out, check out the hottest restaurant nearby, or find the latest styles in retail stores. Being in the metro is definitely an experience in and of itself, I’ve always lived in Manila and a stones throw away from my school, hospital and so on. It’s incredibly convenient, especially if one is as lakwatsero as I am. As my age continues to increase, my habits have changed somewhat. Growing up in a gated community, I’ve …

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Furniture System Designed To Move | SIMPLY MODULAR

Condominium-living is continuously booming in the Philippines as more and more young professionals and small families are opting to live where they work and play. Metro Manila traffic, cramped public transportation and demanding work schedules are to blame for this “modern” housing preference. Aside from practically and convenience, condos have also become the choice investment for many OFWs and Filipinos with high disposable income. Having a unit or several units rented out is one of the easiest forms of earning extra income, not to mention a quick return on investment. Condo owners have the option to semi-furnish, fully-furnish or rent …

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Get that perfect summer selfie with the V5 Plus from top five global brand, Vivo

With summer well underway, fun seekers are heading to the beach for some sun, sea, and surf, while others opt for cooler climes to find relief from the sweltering heat. Wherever your itinerary takes you, you will totally want to document every single “instagrammable” moment with perfectly captured selfies. To take Instagram-worthy selfies this summer, use the Vivo V5 Plus, with advanced selfie features that can make you look your best in every photo. So ask yourself now: how do you take summer selfies worthy of your friends’ likes and insta-hearts? Here, top five premium global brand1 Vivo shares all …

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Hacksaw Ridge | Sola Fide

If you were to watch one film this year, I would say it should be the Oscar Award Nominee for Best Picture Hacksaw Ridge. I cannot recommend this enough, as the incredibly inspiring tale of Desmond Doss, a Protestant Christian (Seventh Day Adventist) who enlists in the army during World War II refusing to don a weapon even in the thick of battle and facing death is sure to amaze and embolden us to adhere to the morals and ethics about the value of all human life. Andrew Garfield plays Desmond Doss, a US Army medic awarded Medal of Honor …

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The Fade Trend | Head&Shoulders

I’ve always had the usual long in front hairstyle, a little longer in the sides too for some balance. Never really had a name for it, just asked my barber to clean it up and give some style and shape. This time around though I asked for something different, I recently saw the “Fade” hairstyle on “OFF THE PAGES” ( and the particular style has become increasingly trendy and I thought I’d give it a go -with my personal spin on it of course. Still a little bit of length in the front (some habits are harder to break than …

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Most Advanced Selfie | Vivo V5 Plus Launch


Had a great time at the very exciting launch of the Vivo V5 Plus at SM Mall of Asia Atrium. Touted as the best selfie phone, the Vivo V5 Plus boasts dual front-facing cameras: a 20MP (Sony IMX376 sensor with f/2.0 aperture) + 8MP combo. On the software side, Vivo’s “Moonlight Glow” flash which highlights your face and the “Bokeh” effect which blurs the background to bring emphasis to the subject (ie: you!) was also demonstrated by the numerous male and female models taking -you guessed it, selfies. The Vivo V5 Plus features a 5.50-inch touchscreen display with a resolution of …

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True Wireless | Samsung Gear IconX

Tangled wires, snagged earphones, and forgetting to charge your current pair of Bluetooth earphones? Not a very good start to a killer workout or a PR smashing run. Everything adds up, and efficiency isn’t something that happens by accident. It’s a testament of good planning, smart design, and how well-suited to the task your devices are. Presenting the Samsung Gear IconX, arguably the best true wireless earphones in the market today. This Lilliputian pair not only lets you listen to your favorite tunes or answer calls, but it also features a fitness tracker, voice assistance, and splash resistance with its …

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Unleash Yourself | Samsung Gear Fit2


Shoes, shorts, bike computer, helmet, sunglasses, GPS watch etc, etc. Quite the checklist to get ready for a weekend ride in Nuvali! Now the items mentioned have to be rounded up to make your ride possible, sure you can make do with some but the perfectionist and competitive nature in you needs to have metrics, measurements, and stats! How else are you going to share it on your social media networks if it isn’t recorded? Seriously though, progress is gained through steady consistent effort. Those fitness gains can then be jettisoned or fast tracked with being correctly and accurately measured. …

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Purposeful NYC Trip | Justin Bieber in Madison Square Garden


Get on a plane to NYC, and watch Justin Bieber in Madison Square Garden for his Purpose tour. Sounds a little far-fetched as I was sorting through books/clearing out space in my newly moved in condo when I suddenly got the call! I couldn’t believe it at first, jaw still dropped I answered a quick “Yes, yes, G!” Haha. Truth be told is that I’ve been a fan Justin’s new sound -Skrillex produced and elements of tropical house mixed with a synthesized current of R&B. I was excited, I’ve never been to a Justin Bieber concert let alone in Madison …

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