Life & Times

Skin solutions for the 20-somethings to the golden 50s

May 4, 2016 9:06 pm

While dermatologists recommend the basic four-step rule in skin care for every age—cleansing, toning, moisturizing and sunblock application—Dr. Gelin Rosario-Crisostomo of trusted beauty clinic chain Bioessence goes by the way of the brand’s advocacy that skin solutions vary for different … Read more »

Plant more trees to lessen heat in the city

May 2, 2016 8:26 pm

The soaring temperature in Metro Manila is undeniably the effect of El Niño phenomenon —climate cycle in the Pacific Ocean with a global impact on weather patterns. In fact, it was only in April of this year when the Philippine … Read more »

Students learn about native trees

May 2, 2016 8:25 pm

In partnership with the Health and Environment Cluster under the Council of Organizations of the Ateneo de Manila University, Haribon Foundation was invited as its major partner during its Health and Environment Cluster Week (HEC Week). HEC Week aims to … Read more »

Eco-friendly delivery service begins rolling

May 2, 2016 8:25 pm

Filipinos might be used to seeing motorcycles when receiving their home-delivered goods but with the pilot phase of Human Nature’s “Goodness at Your Doorstep” service, bamboo bikes may soon become a regular fixture at the doorsteps of eight communities in … Read more »

Green stores rising

May 2, 2016 8:24 pm

It’s been almost eight years since we opened ECHOstore, the pioneer sustainable lifestyle store in Serendra, Taguig City. I can still hear the friends who came and asked, “Is this concept sustainable?” and “Will you make money?” Other went as … Read more »

Tales of Taiwan

April 30, 2016 9:55 pm

For every traveler going on his or her first solo adventure to a foreign land—with locals speaking a different language, and streets and signage emblazoned with unknown characters—the fear of getting lost will be ever present. But as they say, … Read more »

Celebration of colors

April 29, 2016 5:43 pm

Marco Polo Davao was in high spirits as they celebrated its 2015 Hotel of the Year, Bold Leadership Award from Marco Polo Hotels, through a Thanksgiving Event entitled “Celebration of Colors,” held at the hotel’s grand ballroom. The event was … Read more »

PLDT HOME Fibr and Sony PS4 team up to bring ultimate gaming at home

April 27, 2016 3:56 pm

Manila, Philippines – Following a historic year marked by successful partnership launches with renowned global brands like iflix and Fox Entertainment Channels for content, and Microsoft and Intel for the TVolution Stick, PLDT HOME, the digital services unit of leading … Read more »

Unwind at Buhay Punlaan

April 25, 2016 7:48 pm

Nature has always been considered to be one of the best stress relievers. Walking on a park, trekking in the forest, or a day at a beach can help take one’s mind off the deadlines, deliverables and the noise of … Read more »

Debates reflect society’s lack of environmental concern

April 25, 2016 7:48 pm

In less than a month, we, Filipinos, will elect a new set of leaders for our country. The debate series administered by the Commission on Elections (COMELEC), “PiliPinas Debates,” is deemed as one of the major avenues for the candidates … Read more »