15 Beach Essentials You’ll Want to Bring with You this Summer

Summer Beach Essentials

We’re overheating in this summer heat. A trip to the beach sounds fitting and fun. Whether you’d like to participate in water activities or just lay on a hammock with a book on one hand and coconut water on the other, these beach essentials should be included in your light baggage. Colored Vegan Sunblock Green Habit’s Colored Vegan Sunblock is a colorful and fun way to protect your skin from the sun. Body Bronzing Oil Give your skin the morena glow and make sure it’s picture perfect with Love Brown’s natural body bronzing oil. All Natural Tanning Oil Want to...


15 Gifts That Will Make Your Valentine Happy

Valentine’s Day Gift Guide Manila Philippines

A Valentine’s Day Gift Guide Show your love to your special someone this Valentine’s day with these local finds—because she only deserves the best! A luxurious sleepwear from Lisse Manila will make lounging extra cozy. A curated gift box from Pepitas Gift Metier for a more meaningful gifting. We gathered other curated gift box shops here. A high quality leather bag with a minimalist design from Katre Manila. You can never go wrong with a gorgeous bouquet of fresh flowers from Flower Chimp. We also gathered 16 flower shops from around the metro for a hassle-free online ordering. A sturdy...


Curated Gift Boxes: 6 Shops That Will Make Gift Giving Easier for You

Curated Gift Boxes in Manila

Does gift-giving trouble you sometimes especially during the holiday season when your list reaches who knows where? Ever heard of curated gift boxes? Let these shops solve your gifting conundrum by doing the hard work for you. Choose from their pre-curated gift collections or create your own from their product selections. They wrap the gifts. Then, they deliver the packages to you. Yes, these shops are heaven-sent for the busy bees. Not to mention they’re wrapping skills are superb. The gifts are presented with such impeccable taste they’re exciting and delightful to look at. Just be prepared to pay a...


15 Shops to Buy Shampoo and Conditioner Bars from in the Philippines: Go Plastic Free

Shampoo and Conditioner Bars Philippines

Once upon a time, Lush was the only brand selling shampoo bars here in the Philippines. Now, we have a plethora of local brands selling just as good (if not better!) shampoo and conditioner bars. They’re your perfect travel companion and an eco-friendly alternative to commercial shampoos. Here’s an alarming fact: people buy around 1,000,000 plastic bottles per minute1. Yes. Per minute. Now imagine how much plastic bottles get thrown in landfills. By using shampoo bars and conditioner bars, you won’t only save the environment by reducing plastic waste, but you’ll save your hair and scalp too by avoiding harsh...


Our Experience Ordering a Bouquet from Flowerstore.ph — Are They Reliable? [Review]

FlowerStore.PH Online Flower Delivery

Have you tried buying flowers online and having it delivered to your recipient’s doorstep? Surprising a loved one with a flower bouquet never fails—except when a flower shop is unreliable. The flowers’ quality and the delivery service is important. We wrote an article a while back on the top flower delivery shops in Manila. Here’s our experience ordering a bouquet from Flowerstore.ph. A quick background about Flowerstore.ph. They started in 2017 as “She Likes Flowers”, but rebranded to Flowerstore to scale the business. They aim to provide their customers affordable bouquets with fast delivery. (We have a gift for you,...