Ivan Jose

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Taiwan extends no-visa requirement for Filipinos until July 2019

Taiwan recently announced that it is extending its no-visa requirement for Filipinos until July next year.<p>This is good news if, like us, you have …

Asia

PHA's Sneakers Friday encourages working professionals to achieve overall health and wellness by sitting less

According to the Philippine Heart Association(PHA) and the husband and wife tandem of fitness gurus, Jim and Toni Saret, the simplest guideline to …

Cebuana Lhuillier begins search for the Happiest Pinoy 2018; P1million grand prize at stake

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>May 28, 2018<p><b>Happiest Pinoy</b>. Cebuana Lhuillier has launched the fourth edition of the Search for the Happiest Pinoy, introducing ten …

Hardworking dads take the spotlight this Father’s Day

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>June 08, 2018<p>Dads turn to online selling to support families<p>Tireless and hardworking dads take center stage this coming Father’s Day.<p>…

PET bottles have a 90 percent retrieval rate in the Philippines according to Study

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>June 13, 2018<p>Polyethylene terephthalate or PET bottles are the most commonly used materials in food and beverage packaging. PET …

The Crime Circle: A Book Review

Fresh from the successful launch of The Secrets That We Keep, the #HeistClub is back with a brand new anthology dubbed The Crime Circle that will …

Books

Filipinos with valid passports can now enter 66 countries without a visa

Philippine passport holders can now go to 66 countries without the need for a visa. According to the latest report from the Henley Passport Index, …

South America

Take advantage of GetGo’s exciting exclusive offers

GetGo has recently announced some of the best and most exciting deals to help its members plan their vacation, whether it’s an adventurous weekend or …

Hospitality

Seven Perfect Gift ideas for Traveler Dads this Father’s Day

Father’s Day is just around the corner. Depending on their interests, it’s fairly easy to come up with gift ideas for your father (or significant …

Shopping

Travel Gadget Alert: the powerful OnePlus 6

The much-awaited OnePlus 6 has finally reached Philippine shores. The smartphone boasts an improved design using glass and aluminum, a bigger …

Phones

The choices are endless at Tong Yang Shabu-Shabu and Barbecue

Tong Yang Shabu-Shabu and Barbecue offers a unique dining experience wherein customers are given the liberty to cook their food in whichever way they …

Food & Dining

Casa Kuchina: budget-friendly and delicious Chinese and Filipino cuisines

Casa Kuchina may not be as popular as other Chinese restaurants but it stands well alongside its competitors.<p>Khris and I were recently looking for a …

Tasty Flame-Grilled Burgers at Burger King

There is no doubt that flame-grilled burgers are really the best-tasting. This process of cooking brings out the best in any type of meat. As such, …

A Review of Mothercare Nappy Cream

We bought Mothercare Nappy Cream when we ran out of Human Nature Nappy Cream while on vacation. Using diaper cream has been an essential part of …

How to make a cheap yet satisfying warm choco lava cake

A decadent and warm choco lava cake is one of the ultimate comforting desserts one could indulge in. Unfortunately, it can be hard to find one easily …

Experience the bustling culinary scene of the Visayas with Go Hotels

Unknown to many people, the Visayas region offers a rich and lively culinary scene. The region itself is composed of breathtaking islands blessed …

Legoland Florida

When most people think Central Florida vacation spots, of course Disney is the first place that comes to mind. Now, I love Disney but sometimes I …

Fataa’ir Farmaajo | Cheese Fatayer from Somalia

Fataa’ir Farmaajo or Fatayer are easy to pick finger food from Somalia. These are soft, fluffy, yeasted bread that is filled with different fillings …

Recipes

6 Basic Steps to Start a Blog

<b>These are the main steps we’ll cover. I’ll walk you right through each step.</b><p>Decide what to blog about.<br>• Choose a blogging platform.<br>• Find a host.<br>• Pick a …

Always On The Bright Side

Featured<p>A cozy family lunch at Dory’s Restaurant<p>Dory’s Restaurant is probably one of the best neighborhood restaurants in Novaliches.<br>We celebrated …

Family Adventure at Anvaya Cove

Anvaya Cove remains as family-friendly as the first time we have been there.<p>This year, with the birth of our Baby Miguel, we had to forego our annual …

Jollibee collectible toy set gives kids the feel of how their favorite meals are prepared

Jollibee brings kids more playtime fun with their friends as they imagine preparing, serving and delivering their favorite <i>langhap-sarap</i> meals with …

5 Kid-Friendly pets you can have in your home

Aside from having kids at home, keeping a pet is another way of adding cheer to a family’s home. Most parents would say that kids and pets do not …

Always On The Bright Side is now in Bloglovin -- follow us there!

Every post that is written will appear in a member's feed when they follow your blog.<p>What’s more, traffic counts to the blogger’s site metrics. Every …

5 tips on how to take proper care of baby clothes

It is really easy to take care of your baby’s clothes. However, since babies may require numerous changes in clothes throughout the day, the volume …

How to organize the perfect baby shower for your little one

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>April 03, 2018<p>Parenthood is one of the most exciting journeys that couples may experience in their lifetime. Any soon-to-be parents, …

Five Best Restaurants in Salcedo Village, Makati City for a Breakfast Date

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>April 03, 2018<p>If you are looking for a unique date idea for your significant other, why don’t you try arranging a breakfast date for …

Greenery Kitchen: Healthy Vegetarian Meals delivered at your doorstep

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>April 01, 2018<p>I am a fan of healthy eating. While I am not so much of a fruit fan, I try to eat a balanced meal consisting of lean …

Fans will love the new OPPO F7 as specs finally made official

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>March 27, 2018<p>The beautiful Oppo F7 is finally revealed. Fans of Oppo smartphones will love the F7’s powerful 25 MP selfie camera …

Check out these breathtaking churches for your Visita Iglesia trip this Holy Week

Ivan & Khris Jose<p>March 27, 2018<p>One of the age-old traditions that most Filipinos practice up to now is the Visita Iglesia or the visitation of …