Fujinoya…Miiii!!! You saved our week!!!

I am still mourning my beloved DeLonghi, and as lovely as I can be, you don’t want to cross path with me before my coffee. I am not a coffee addict, and I can not drink any café for the sake of getting my adrenaline rush. Quality far far above quantity. One a day is enough, but it has to be per-fect. My family too has … Continue reading Fujinoya…Miiii!!! You saved our week!!!

Coming Soon in Cebu : “Tour Americana” directed by Ka Bino Guerrero

Filipino colonial history is often sum up as “300 years in a convent, 50 years in Hollywood”. As I am definitely more into the glamorous stuff, I could not refuse the chance to sneak into the ultimate rehearsal of Ka Bino new guided tour: “Tour Americana”! Ladies and Gentlemen, take a seat in the time travel machine, watch, listen and learn! Like in any great … Continue reading Coming Soon in Cebu : “Tour Americana” directed by Ka Bino Guerrero

“The story is just right here

It just needs a story teller.” Ka Bino Guerrero, Heritage interpretor Even after 7 months, I am still considering myself as new to Cebu. I am trying to get a bit off the beaten track (as long as it is Attilas proof!) but I was missing the tips and advices of local friends. Big Salamat to Cebu Blogging Community for having accepted me in their very welcoming, … Continue reading “The story is just right here

Healthy, tasty and Lechonfree: welcome to Juicyfied, tested and approved by Ms Attila

In the midst of all the super sweet and carbs loaded Korean cafés blooming in Cebu, I found a pure gem! A real, unique, special one! I dreamt it, Pauline did it: an organic little restaurant, with real fruit juices, and delectable low calorie meals! Wait wait wait, I can see your eyebrow raising, but organic does not have to be boring nor come with … Continue reading Healthy, tasty and Lechonfree: welcome to Juicyfied, tested and approved by Ms Attila

Christmas is looming in Cebu!!! Keep calm and Uke On

If for the rest of the world Santa is coming in 2 months, in the Philippines it is tomorrow! With Christmas carols heard as early as September, I already feel under an intense shopping pressure. No plastic crap made in China, hyperactive electronic toy nor materialistic Barbie for us. If I start shopping so early, it’s because I am looking for something special. My criteria: organic, … Continue reading Christmas is looming in Cebu!!! Keep calm and Uke On

Inspiring vocation?

In my quest for unique Christmas presents 100% Cebuano, I recently interviewed the inspiring founder of Huni Ukuleles. Maelle insisted on coming with me, as she “can ask questions too!”. Fair enough I thought, might be inspiring a vocation here? … After I asked the first two questions, she raised her little finger. Me (sooo proud): yes Maelle, you have a question? Maelle: does he have an … Continue reading Inspiring vocation?

Mercy me, Cebuano Karaoké !!!

You try as hard as you can to cover your ears to keep a little safe from this hellish noise. Grab the pillows. Dig under the covers. Useless. You are all bloody puffy eyes, highly tensed muscles, terrribly pissed. Hang over ? if only ! « Gooooood mooooorning lazy bones ! karaoke worse singers ever are out !!! » : the 6 AM Sunday routine in Cebu. It is 0630 and the … Continue reading Mercy me, Cebuano Karaoké !!!