And because it was a weekend at home, my cheery 5-year old came up with her first short story! Continue reading “Use The Glue: A Short Story”
Ayala Avenue corner Makati Avenue, Makati City
T:(63 2) 813 8888
One thing I really wanted to do with my little Princess was to try a REAL afternoon tea. I don’t know about you, but I still remember having those little plastic tea sets when I was a little girl. Continue reading “Afternoon Tea at Makati Shangrila”
Catherine’s Cakes and Pies
Piccadilly St. Hillsborough, Muntinlupa City
Tel: (02) 275 2615
I’ve always been eager to discover where I could source my perfect apple pie for those days when, well, you just gotta have apple pie. I did a web search for the “best apple pie in manila”, and one of the top results was Catherine’s Cakes and Pies. I researched some more and discovered that Catherine’s was southside… and they deliver! Continue reading “Catherine’s Cakes and Pies: Delightful Apple Pie”
Fruition Building, J. Cabarrus St, BF Homes, Parañaque
Tel: +63(2)7721650 / +639771678018
Did I mention I have a sweet tooth? Desserts are always a big thing for me, and I favor serving cakes and cookies over candies and fruit platters. One challenge here is desserts can be expensive. So when there are more than a handful of guests, I have to carefully consider what sweet treats won’t break my budget and satisfy everyone’s dessert craving at the same time. Enter Cielin’s Cakehouse. Continue reading “Cielin’s Cakehouse”
Here’s how I make simple and affordable cake and cupcake toppers which look good on my dessert table.
I wrote this in 2014, a few months after giving birth to the Baby Ball at Asian Hospital and Medical Center. Warning: super long post!
I really wanted to showcase the studio photos of the Baby Ball at his Baptism, and I thought my idea for adding a picture centerpiece with a different picture and quote per table would be simple enough. Something I could DIY, I thought. Continue reading “DIY Photo Frame Centerpieces”