If you find yourself in Paranaque, be sure to go inside BF Homes and drive through Aguirre Ave. Because you’ll see here a lot of good restaurants where you can eat – one of them Songkran Thai Restaurant. Songkran means “astrological passage” in Thai – the Songkran Festival is their traditional New Year’s Day. And… Read More »
Last weekend, I was invited to attend a blogger event at Pao Pao Xiao Chi. The store, whose name means “very full” (Pao Pao) and “small snacks” (Xiao Chi), is where you can find authentic Taiwanese tea-based drinks and Taiwanese street food items at very affordable prices.
I’ve already written about the health benefits of soy milk. And I know some of my friends prefer drinking it over cow’s milk. But how about children? Is it safe for kids to drink soy milk or is it just for adults? Why would this be a concern? Well, primarily because soy milk contains phytoestrogen,… Read More »
I often see people in the gym drink soy milk. And I thought, why not write about it here today. What exactly is soy milk? What are the health benefits of soy milk? Here are the things I discovered with my short and simple research. I hope you find it informative. But first, here’s my… Read More »
Yakult, aside from being healthy, is also one of the tastiest ready-to-drink milk out there in the local market. I italicized “milk” because it’s not your typical milk – it’s actually probiotic milk. That means it’s cultured – in other words, it has beneficial bacteria in it (say it with me: Lactobacilli Shirota strain). And… Read More »
Last week, I was fortunate to be invited in a health event about osteoporosis. It was sponsored by Anlene and it was my first time to really learn about a disease that I hardly give any attention to. But also, most importantly, I learned that Anlene – while primarily marketed for women, is also something… Read More »
I’ve been drinking Yakult since I was in Kindergarten – and years after, I still do. But not solely because of its claimed health benefits, but I guess more than anything else – it’s because of the memories it brings whenever I open one. Memories such as eagerly waiting for the Yakult lady to come… Read More »
Go to the mall today and one of the most popular stalls you’ll see is the Pinoy Ice Scramble franchise stores. Which got me thinking, how do you make ice scramble exactly? I only remember drinking this when I was a kid but never bothered to learn the ice scramble recipe. So I searched for… Read More »