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How to Cope Up with Homesickness?

 5 Ways to Cope with Homesickness
And other tips for loneliness

Roses, hearts, and googly eyes everywhere this month of love, but to an OFW, this is just an ordinary month. Thanks to modern technology, we can stay connected to our loved ones 24/7, but when bouts of homesickness kick in, video calls sometimes just don’t cut it anymore.

When these happen, tips on coping with loneliness are a welcome treat. 
Here’s how:

Explore and Make Friends.

Get to know the city. Visit popular sites, new attractions, and try local cuisine. Think of it as a long vacation. Be intentional in understanding the country’s culture and history. Feel good about the place and soon enough new friends will find you.

foodpanda Chief Promises to Deliver

Since its launch in the Philippines last 2014, foodpanda has been steadily working their numbers up and its leadership vowed to do whatever it takes to keep their delivery game strong.
Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, foodpanda is an online food delivery marketplace that caters to both businesses a…

10 Foolproof ways to a Healthier Lifestyle

As we enter the New Year, many of us promised to commit to a healthier lifestyle as part of our New Year’s Resolutions. Sticking to a resolution is easier said than done, but as long as we have a plan to fall back on, it shouldn’t be as daunting or as difficult as it seems. To help us out, here are 10 foolproof ways to ensure that we live a healthier and happier lifestyle.

1.    Eat more fruits and vegetables.
-       The health benefits of eating a diet with generous servings of fruits and vegetables are endless. Not only are they dense sources of a variety of essential minerals and nutrients, they are generally high in fiber which will keep your digestive system happy and smooth-running. Pro-tip: fruits and veggies have unique antioxidant properties depending on their color. Eat the rainbow!

Chan Lim Family of Artists and Students Beyond Brushstrokes Part2

Not so long ago, I was part of an artwork shop facilitated by the Chan Lim Family of Artists & Students and SM North Edsa. Where I learned some of the basic strokes in watercolor arts the Chinese style. As easy at it may seem to be, drawing or painting single bamboo plant takes talent, and a ce…

This 2017, Look Gorgeous with The New Ever Bilena & Careline Products

For a  more gorgeous, more beautiful you, Start the year right and get prettified with Ever Bilena, the country’s leading cosmetics brand that's letting your eyes shine brighter, your lips become more kissable and your skin softer and smoother. And now, Ever Bilena is up to introduce a new makeup and skincare products to help you look your best the whole new year. 

Start off with the EB Advance Uncover 12-Color Eyeshadow Palette, featuring 12 rosy neutral shades that come in both matte and shimmery finishes. Adding a fresh spin to neutral tones, let its mix-and-match layout take you from a formal business meeting during the day to a night out with friends in a snap!

EB Advance Silky Eye Liners, Careline Hello Beautiful Eye Shadow Palette, 
Careline Hello Sweetie compact paletteLTD Liquid Lipstick, and Ever Bilena Paddle Brush 

Fiesta Republica 2017 - The Other Independence Day You Might Not Know Exist.

The forgotten tale of the PH’s “other” Independence Day.

There’s another date in history, known only by very few Filipinos as our “other” Independence Day, that could very well alter our perception about the idea of the Philippines ‘as free and independent nation.

While we’re used to celebrating our