Friday, 13 October 2017

#ThriveCDO's October 2017 Activities

Before the turn of the calendar, I was fortunate enough to attend the opening celebration of our local breast cancer support and advocacy community in Cagayan de Oro, ThriveCDO. Since it's officially #Pinktober, they launched a great lineup of activities that our locals can attend. (Note: you don't need to have cancer ib order to help promote this advocacy šŸ˜‚)

Sunday, 1 October 2017

Nailaholics Nail Salon and Spa Celebrates the 2nd Year of National Pampering Day

When it comes to pampering on a national scale, Nailaholics Nail Salon and Spa holds the only spot. After introducing the celebration of the National Pampering Day last year, Nailaholics is back at it again this 2017 with an amplified nationwide celebration of relaxation that everyone is looking forward to this October 17.

Thursday, 28 September 2017

SkinStation Grand Opening at SM CDO Downtown Premier

SkinStation officially opened its doors to the downtown masses last September 16, 2017. This marks their 48th branch in the country, a testament to their growing number of avid fans. The brand of cosmetic clinics and skincare products is no longer new in the local Cagayan de Oro scene but their new location is definitely worth a visit.

Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Making Long Journeys Fly By

Travel is undoubtedly one of the greatest aspects of modern life. It provides the highlights of our lives, along with insight into other cultures as well as a deeper understanding of ourselves. Moreover, the stories and experienced gained from those moments often become talking points for many years to come. Nonetheless, there is one aspect of travel that virtually everybody hates: the travel.

Whether you’re taking the annual two-week holiday, backpacking across a new continent, or volunteering abroad doesn’t matter. Finding ways to fill those moments of boredom is essential. Here are some of the best solutions out there.

Monday, 22 May 2017

Post-College Life Experiences To Try

Me at my graduation with the parentals. Photo credit to my NY based photographer friend: Jo Yanez
Graduating from college is one of those milestones in life that you can sometimes miss in the moment. You’ve been working so hard to obtain your degree and your mind is already focusing on what you’re going to do next - grad school? An internship? Perhaps even delving into full-time work? - that you miss the fact it is such a seismic event in your life.